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

Audition for a murder-mystery

Friends of the Metro Parks in Lorain County sponsor a 15th annual Murder Mystery Production at the Carlisle Visitor Center at 12882 Diagonal Road in LaGrange. Auditions are 7 p.m. Jan. 7 and show dates are May 8, 9, 15,16, and 17 at the visitor center. No experience is necessary. Auditions include a cold reading from script. For information call 216-544-3865. Photo courtesy of Metro … Continue reading Audition for a murder-mystery

Time to jazz up the holiday music

Celebration Lutheran Church hosts a “Jazzy Christmas Concert” 4-5 p.m. Dec. 14 at 10621 Auburn Road in Chardon. The Gateway Band, a jazz “house band” of Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Cleveland, will play and will add their jazz stylings to holiday festivities. A freewill offering for this concert — suggested donation of $7 per person — will be received with proceeds going to WomenSafe Shelter. Continue reading Time to jazz up the holiday music

Lighthouse collectors alert: New Christmas ornament introduced of Lorain lighthouse

The Jewel of the Port is a wooden three-dimensional rendition of Lorain Lighthouse that stands five inches high with a four-inch-by-four-inch base. The ornament is engraved with “Lorain, OH Harbor Lighthouse, The Jewel of the Port, Lake Erie 1917.” Each ornament costs $25 with $9.95 shipping and handling. To order an ornament, call 440-960-2301. The ornaments also are on sale at the eighth annual International … Continue reading Lighthouse collectors alert: New Christmas ornament introduced of Lorain lighthouse

Enjoy the sounds of the season in a Christmas concert by high school choirs

Lorain Community Music Theater hosts an annual Festival of Carols Christmas Concert 7:30 p.m. Dec. 2 at Lorain High School Performing Arts Center at 2600 Ashland Ave. in Lorain. Area high school choirs performing include Firelands, Lake Ridge Academy, Lorain, Oberlin, Vermilion and Oberlin Choristers. Tickets cost $5 per person, payable at the door, which opens at 7 p.m. The Performing Arts Center is on … Continue reading Enjoy the sounds of the season in a Christmas concert by high school choirs