Winter Days Festival returns to Vermilion River Reservation

A family oriented Winter Days Festival is 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 25 at Vermilion River Reservation at 51211 North Ridge Road near Vermilion. Get ready with layers of warm clothes and socks, boots, coats, hats and fuzzy mittens! The free event features a sled dog meet and greet at Shelter #1; Fireside cooking demonstrations at the Carriage Barn; horse-drawn sleigh rides, free with … Continue reading Winter Days Festival returns to Vermilion River Reservation

Have you ever fed wild songbirds by hand?

A feeding station for hand feeding wild birds 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. from October through April welcomes the adventurous at The West Woods Nature Center of Geauga Park District at 9465 Kinsman Road (Route 87) in Russell and Newbury townships of Geauga County. Stop in the nature center to collect some black oil sunflower seed, or use seed already in a feeder at the … Continue reading Have you ever fed wild songbirds by hand?

Rod Stewart launching summer tour — with Cheap Trick — at Blossom in July

Wake up, Maggie — your summer just got sexy. Rod “Forever Young” Stewart has announced a North American tour that kicks off July 21 in our little piece of the continent with a show at Blossom Music Center in Cuyahoga Falls. The two-time inductee into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame — who on Jan. 10 will celebrate turning 75 — will be out … Continue reading Rod Stewart launching summer tour — with Cheap Trick — at Blossom in July

Ice Fest at North Coast Harbor plans more frosty fun on MLK Day in Cleveland

May the ice with with you. The sixth annual Ice Fest at North Coast Harbor is set for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 20, which is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Hosted by the city of Cleveland and Downtown Cleveland Alliance as part of the city’s MLK Jr. Day Celebration, it will do its frosty thing along the pier and inner harbor from Nuevo … Continue reading Ice Fest at North Coast Harbor plans more frosty fun on MLK Day in Cleveland

Join a Christmas Bird Count circle with the Audubon Society

Anyone who would like to participate in a Christmas Bird Count with the Audubon Society starts by accessing a map online at audubon.maps.arcgis.com. On the map find a green or yellow circle near you, designating open areas. Click on it, and find out who to contact. Check out a website, send an email for additional information or to sign up. Then polish your binoculars and … Continue reading Join a Christmas Bird Count circle with the Audubon Society