Talk and walk turkey in Avon Lake

Gather a rafter of family and friends 2-3:30 p.m. Nov. 18 at Kopf Family Reservation 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

Holiday Lights at Lorain County Metro Parks

An annual Holiday Lights tradition sets a glow in the winter landscape Nov. 23-Dec. 30 at Carlisle Visitor Center in LaGrange. A half-mile paved loop trail around the visitor center at 12882 Diagonal Road in LaGrange offers decorated trail stations with themes from classic holiday songs or movies to whatever local businesses and groups create. Little Green Choo Holiday Express runs daily Nov. 23 to … Continue reading Holiday Lights at Lorain County Metro Parks

Holiday in Who-ville is theme at Miller Nature Preserve

An Avon rendition of a tale of “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” by Dr. Seuss fills a conservatory at Miller Nature Preserve with colors and decorations worthy of the friendly feasting village. Characters such as Cindy Lou Who, the Grinch, and possibly even Max will greet guests as the storyline weaves through the conservatory with activities and fun for all. The Who-ville display runs 10 … Continue reading Holiday in Who-ville is theme at Miller Nature Preserve

Miracle on Main Street in Amherst is Dec. 7

Holidays in quaint Americana offer a special glow to the heart when people smile and say, “Welcome,” and really mean it. That happens in Amherst. Find out for yourself as Miracle on Main Street Dec. 7 in downtown Amherst packs an evening full of bustle beginning with Steele High School Madrigals singing at 5:45 p.m. at the town hall at 206 S. Main St. At … Continue reading Miracle on Main Street in Amherst is Dec. 7

Painesville Township’s Master Pizza remains a no-frills delight

What: Painesville Township’s Master Pizza is one of the last remaining holdovers from the original chain that once was so successful. Where: 1640 Mentor Ave., Painesville Township When it’s open: 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday; 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; noon to 9 p.m. Sunday. Why you should go: It’s locally owned and operated, using the same Master Pizza recipes that have been around since … Continue reading Painesville Township’s Master Pizza remains a no-frills delight