Winter Solstice Celebration 2018 planned at Geauga Park District

What: Winter Solstice Celebration 2018 Where: The West Woods, 9465 Kinsman Road When: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Dec. 21 Why you should go: It is the longest night of the year, why not make the most out of it during this annual celebration? First enjoy some cookies and hot cider indoors while listening to festive music performed by the Pilgrim Brass Choir. There will also be free solstice-themed craft … Continue reading Winter Solstice Celebration 2018 planned at Geauga Park District

Take a closer look at baby birds with author and illustrator Julie Zickefoose

Julie Zickefoose, author and illustrator of “Letters from Eden,” “The Bluebird Effect,” and “Baby Birds: An Artist Looks into the Nest,” presents her experiences as an artist capturing growth of nestlings. Zickefoose speaks 1:30 to 4 p.m. Nov. 10 as part of a Jack Smith Speaker Series in the Black River Room of Carlisle Reservation of Lorain County Metro Parks at 12882 Diagonal Road in … Continue reading Take a closer look at baby birds with author and illustrator Julie Zickefoose

Seven Brothers November Open House

What: Seven Brothers November Open House Where: Seven Brothers Distilling Company, 7755 Brakeman Road, Leroy Township When: 4 to 8 p.m. Nov. 17  Why you should go: Join Seven Brothers for a day of spirits, fun and education. Sample their line of award-winning spirits, tour the working distillery, meet your local brand ambassador, win great prizes and support a great cause. All proceeds from the event will go to … Continue reading Seven Brothers November Open House

Check out a lumberjack demonstration in Avon

Jack Riese and Pat Holbert carve a tree stump with a chainsaw and plenty of imagination. Riese began about 40 years ago by carving telephone poles with chisels into to totem poles inspired by an interest in Native American culture. Watch them chip away at what is until it becomes what it will be in the hands of artists. The lumberjack demonstration is 1 to … Continue reading Check out a lumberjack demonstration in Avon

2018 Harbor Holiday in Fairport Harbor set for Dec. 1

What: 2018 Harbor Holiday in Fairport Harbor hosted by the Fairport Harbor Heritage Foundation Where: 301 High St, Fairport Harbor, OH 44077 When: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Dec. 1 Why you should go: Finn Hollow Park, located next to the Finnish Heritage Museum, is converted into Fairport’s very own “Whovillage,” complete with cottages and a giant Christmas tree. Families are invited to get in the holiday spirit and take … Continue reading 2018 Harbor Holiday in Fairport Harbor set for Dec. 1