Be prepared with giggles for a ‘Corny Pirate Adventure’

Lake Metroparks Farmpark unveiled a corn maze theme of ‘Corny Pirate Adventure’ through Oct. 13 at 8800 Euclid-Chardon Road in Kirtland in Lake County. To get in the groove of the event, peruse an article by Chad Felton of The Willoughby News-Herald: Lake Metroparks Farmpark has ‘Corny’ pirate adventure on display Borrowing from the historical story of Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, a hero of the … Continue reading Be prepared with giggles for a ‘Corny Pirate Adventure’

Are you bold enough to embark on the Underground Railroad?

Before you answer, maybe extra information would help with the decision of whether to stay with what you know, or go, go, go. An underground railroad and abolitionist history walk is 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Aug. 17, 24 or 31 embarking from near the front steps of First Church, U.C.C. at the northwest corner of Main Street and Lorain Street in Oberlin. The stories … Continue reading Are you bold enough to embark on the Underground Railroad?

Horse lovers saddle up and ride

Geauga Park District offers opportunities for educational horseback trail rides. An annual Trail Horse Nature Challenge featuring a 1-to-2-hour challenge course is 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 24 at the West WoodsΒ at 9465 Kinsman Road in Russell Township. Then a Horseback Riders: Amish Buggy Training and Trail Ride is 9:30-11 a.m. Sept. 14 at Swine Creek ReservationΒ 16004 Hayes Road in Middlefield Township. Riders can … Continue reading Horse lovers saddle up and ride

Plein air painting and drawing workshop dabbles outside historic Moore House

Photo courtesy of Metro Creative Connection. All levels of artists are welcome to practice traditional plein air painting and drawing 10-11:30 a.m. Aug. 17 in the back yard of the Moore House owned by Lorain Historical Society at 309 W. 5th St. in Lorain, according to a website at lorainhistory.org. An instructor will give advice. Use viewfinders to find your composition and observe. Acrylic paint, … Continue reading Plein air painting and drawing workshop dabbles outside historic Moore House