Empty Bowls by the Lake aims to combat hunger

Handmade bowls created and donated share a cause: to combat hunger in Northern Ohio. A fundraiser is 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 12 at the American Legion Post 211, 31972 Walker Road in Avon Lake. It benefits Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio, Community Resource Services and Lorain County Community College Commodore Cupboard food bank. The eighth annual event begins by collecting … Continue reading Empty Bowls by the Lake aims to combat hunger

Talk and walk turkey in Avon Lake

Gather a rafter of family and friends 2-3:30 p.m. Nov. 18 at Kopf Family ReservationΒ at 32649 Electric Blvd. in Avon Lake. Talk and Walk: Wild Turkey includes an indoor wild turkey discussion. Then hike the 2-mile paved trail through 162 acres of woodlands and accept a call to answer turkey trivia along the way. For information about the free event call 440-387-8107, and get ready … Continue reading Talk and walk turkey in Avon Lake

Kids can make sweet holiday treats in Avon Lake cooking classes

Professional Chef Instructor Amee Hoge-Dunfee offers cooking classes for children ages 6 to 12 years old in Avon Lake. Halloween cupcakes: Youngsters bake cupcakes from scratch and decorate them with a Halloween theme using frosting bags and tips, fondant and candies. Classes are 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. or 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 29. Snowman Sweets: Youngsters create snowman sweets including Nutter Butter snowmen, … Continue reading Kids can make sweet holiday treats in Avon Lake cooking classes

Avon Lake Bicentennial Beer Festival happening Sept. 22

What: Avon Lake Bicentennial Beer Festival Where: Miller Road Park, 33760 Lake Road, Avon Lake. When: Noon to 6 p.m. Sept. 22 Why you should go: Do you like beer from local breweries, live music, food trucks, interactive characters and fun for kids? This is the event for you. How much: Early online tickets are $25; cost is $35 after Sept. 18;Β  Group of 10 … Continue reading Avon Lake Bicentennial Beer Festival happening Sept. 22