Cure cabin fever with local rockers at Palace Theater

Cabin Fever 2020 begins at 6 p.m. Feb. 1 at the Lorain Palace Theater at 617 Broadway Ave. in Lorain. The show features five musical acts led by Vermilion musician Shawn Perry: Billy Morris and the Sunset Strip; Ball & Chain in tribute to Janis Joplin; Cougar Meat; and Rock City Rebels. Check out more in a news article by Richard Payerchin of The Morning … Continue reading Cure cabin fever with local rockers at Palace Theater

In the mood for a chili cookoff?

A 3rd annual chili cookoff is 2 p.m. Jan. 26 at Newbury Station campus of Geauga County Public Library at 14775 Auburn Rd, Newbury Township, OH 44065. There are two ways to participate. Either register and prepare your best recipe to join the competition, or bring your appetite. Please register for this free event. Photo courtesy of Metro Creative Connection Continue reading In the mood for a chili cookoff?

Quilts 2020 presents works of art from national and regional quilters at Farmpark

A 29th annual Quilt Show at Farmpark displays works from a juried show of regional quilters at Lake Metroparks Farmpark at 8800 Euclid Chardon Road (Route 6), Kirtland. Displays include traditional bed quilts, contemporary wall art and apparel. The quilt vendor event is Feb. 28 through March 1. This year the featured workshop artist is David Taylor. To get started on event activities and signing … Continue reading Quilts 2020 presents works of art from national and regional quilters at Farmpark

Plan ahead with friends to earn a hiking stick this year

Lorain County Metro Parks offers a hiking stick program to help people develop healthy habits of hiking with others and enjoying nature. In order to earn a hiking stick, participate from April 1 to June 30 in 10 hikes in six Lorain County Metro Parks, and ask a park naturalist to sign off on your hiking stick form for each hike. People who previously earned … Continue reading Plan ahead with friends to earn a hiking stick this year

Science Day is for youngsters who love science and experiments

Bring the family to explore how things work in the world at Science Day noon to 4 p.m. Jan. 20 at Environmental Learning Center at 7250 Alexander Road in Concord Township. The free event with no registration required is provided by Lake Metroparks. Photo courtesy of Metro Creative Connection Continue reading Science Day is for youngsters who love science and experiments