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Walk in the hollow, 7 p.m. and 9 a.m. Saturday, Chippewa Rogues Hollow Historical Society at Chidester Mill in Chippewa Township Nature Reserve, 17500 Galehouse Road. Spooky and hair-raising legends around a crackling and glowing bonfire, walk the ‘haunted’ trails and visit the recently updated exhibits in the Chidester Mill and Museum. The cost is $ 10 per person and includes the price of admission and light refreshments. Children 5 and under are admitted free. If the event is canceled due to bad weather, the rain date will be Saturday, October 30. Masks are encouraged. Profits will be donated to the Chippewa Rogues Hollow Historical Society. Admission is only through presale. Reservations can be made through PayPal at chippewarogu[email protected] or Doylestown Telephone Co. or by calling 330-991-4060. For more information visit www.chippewarogueshollow.org or on Facebook.
5k annual turkey trot, 8 a.m. Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 25, sponsored by the YMCA of Wooster in memory of Jim Boyd, who was an avid runner and worked for the YMCA for 32 years, volunteering at all races. The race will start at Wooster High School, 515 Oldman Road. Wooster. Bag pickup will take place from noon to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, November 24. The costs are $ 30 for members and $ 35 for non-members before November 1st. For more information, email Leslie Pamer at [email protected] or call 330-264-3131.
Bright Life Players auditions, October 25-28 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and October 30 from 10 a.m. to noon at First Church of God, 1953 Akron Road, Wooster, for Bethlehem Alive, a Christmas walking experience taking place at Wayne County Fairgrounds 10-12 December. There will be speaking and non-speaking roles for 10 year olds to adults, as well as singers for a choir of angels. For more information, call Joseph-330-988-2158 or Maggie 330-465-6430.
Big pumpkin glow, October 22 and 23, 5-10 p.m. and 5-9 p.m. October 24, Kingwood Garden Center, 50 N. Trimble Road, Mansfield, Sundays. Timed tickets for the all-weather event are available at kingwoodcenter.org for $ 10 or $ 8 for members. Children 6 and under are admitted free. Live music, local food trucks, Greenhouse Glow, Lil ‘Carvers carnival, fall market, Scarecrow Row walking trail and more.
Nibbler Euchre Night, Fridays, October 22 and 29, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Smithville United Methodist Church, 243 N. Milton St., Smithville. All ages are welcome. For more information, call 330-669-2371 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Trunk or treat, 6-7 p.m. Wednesday October 27, Church of the Cross UMC, 5100 Cleveland Road, Wooster; outside in the church parking lot, wear a fun costume, hot dogs, popcorn, and drinks are provided.
Free community breakfast, 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday, October 30, Highland Church of God, 669 W. Highland Ave. Wooster. Pancakes, sausages, applesauce, coffee and juice are on the menu, accompanied by fresh homemade donuts.
Trunk or treat, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., Sunday, October 31, Smithville United Methodist Church, 243 N. Milton St., Smithville. Unique alternative to trick-or-treat. Treats and a hay walk; free. For more information, call 330-669-2371 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday to Friday.
Supper supper, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, November 9, St. John’s ECC, 8670 State Route 39, Millersburg; to take away only. The meal will consist of five soups, corn bread or bun, applesauce and pie. The cost is per donation, which will support the activities of the Missions Committee.
The Polar Express, Friday to Sunday, December 3-5 and 10-12, Dennison Railroad Depot Museum. Exact dates, times, and rates are available by visiting dennisondepot.org or calling 740-922-6776. Ticket prices range from $ 45 to $ 80 and can be purchased by visiting the website or calling the ticket agents during opening hours.
Wooster Community Center Farmer’s Market, 8 am to noon, Thursdays, 241 S. Bever St., Wooster; fresh produce, flowers and more. For more information call 330-263-5207 or email [email protected]
recital “Die Winterreise”, 7 p.m. Wednesday November 17, Lutheran Church of Zion, Wooster. Admission is free, with donations accepted after the concert, presented by the Mid-Ohio Civic Opera.
“The 6X6 show”, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30 at the Wayne Center for the Arts, 237 S. Walnut St., Wooster. The show aims to bring together hundreds of local works of art, made by local artists, designers and community members to cover the walls. More information is available at www.wayneartscenter.org or call 330-264-2787.
WCA Fall Festival: Featuring the Wayfarers, noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, October 30, Wayne Center for the Arts, 237 S. Walnut St., Wooster; art demonstrations, craft market, new exhibit, live music, food and entertainment for all ages. For more information, call 330-264-2787.
Line County Historical Museum Open House, second Saturday of each month, noon to 3 p.m., 281 N. Market St., Shreve. Disabled parking at the back of the museum, entering the lane of East Robinson Street. Adults $ 2; children 12 and under, free. For more information call 330-464-4382 or email [email protected]
Exhibition of turners and craftsmen, Wayne Center for the Arts, 237 S. Walnut St., Wooster. An exhibition showcasing the best of classical creativity. In the Looney Gallery, the Woodturners exhibition returns, with hand-turned works by North Coast Woodturning and Buckeye Woodturning & Woodworking.
Capture the light regional photography exhibition, until December 31, Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum, 300 N. Whitewoman St., Coshocton. Entrance prices are for adults, $ 5; children, $ 4; family, $ 15; Friends, free. The exhibition features regional photographers. Earlier this year, the Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum called on photographers who live, work, attend school, or grew up in Coshocton, Muskingum, Licking, Holmes or Tuscarawas counties to submit photos. Thirty photographers submitted their work for a collection of over 100 photos of various styles, techniques and formats. For more information, contact Jennifer Bush at 740-622-8710 or [email protected]
Main street music, concerts in the public square, Thursdays and Fridays, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The musicians will be distributed in the pavilion of the historic public square. Visit Mainstreetwooster.org for more information.
Flea Market Chaton Krazy, 11 am-4pm Saturdays, Medina County Fairgrounds, 930 Lafayette Road. Assets include household items, the garden, small kitchen appliances, furniture, books, art, toys, tools, clothing, handbags and clothing.
Square dance of rural youth, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, November 13, Smithville High School cafeteria. Lessons offered at 6:45 pm Admission is $ 5. All ages are welcome; no experience needed.
Gnat Boxers Western Square Dance Club, 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, November 20, Ida Sue School, 266 Oldman Road, Wooster; calling him Dave Stuthard and cuer Phyllis Burdette. Call Patty at 330-641-2395 or Elaine and Tom at 330-262-1963 for more information.
Gnat Boxers Western Square Dance Club, 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, December 18, Ida Sue School, 266 Oldman Road, Wooster; calling him Jack Pladdys and cuer Amy Riehl for the eighth All Star Cookie Bake Off dance. Members are asked to pick up a plate of homemade Christmas cookies for the cookie contest and refreshments. Call Patty at 330-641-2395 or Elaine and Tom at 330-262-1963 for more information.
Kingwood Center Gardens, 50 N. Trimble Road, Mansfield, 10 am to 7 pm through October; Self-guided tours of Kingwood Hall, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The first Monday of each month is free on the first Monday. For more information, visit kingwoodcenter.org or call 419-522-0211.
Medina Square County Farmers Market, downtown Medina, Saturday to October 16, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information call 330-722-6186, email [email protected] or visit www.medinafarmersmarket.com.
Second friday: Akron Art Museum, 1 S. High St., Akron, 11 am-8pm; galleries, refreshments at special prices; free entry. Online reservations in advance are recommended, but walk-in tours are welcome. Current exhibitions: Totally Rad: Bold Color in the 1980s, until September 19; Totally Radical: Art and Politics in the 1980s, until September 18; Akron Art Mail, until October 15; Make your mark, until August 8. For tickets or more information, visit akronartmuseum.org.
Push surface contemporary quilting exhibition, Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum, 300 N. Whitewoman St, Coshocton, until September 6. Admission is $ 5 for adults, $ 4 for children and $ 15 for the family. There are 22 artists from the United States, Canada and Japan. Museum hours are Tuesday through Sunday, noon to 4 p.m. (extended hours during Memorial Day weekend). For more information, contact Jennifer Bush, Director, at 740-622-8710 or [email protected]
Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens, visits from Tuesday to Sunday, 10 am-6pm; the last admission is at 4:30 p.m. For more information, visit stanhywet.org. Stan Hywet is located at 714 N. Portage Path, Akron.
Concert by Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli, Dec. 2, 7 p.m., Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Cleveland. Tickets start at $ 79. For more information on tickets, visit RocketMortgageFieldHouse.com or call 888-894-9424.
Machine Gun Kelly concert, December 18, 7:30 p.m., Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse, Cleveland. For tickets or more information, visit RocketMortgageFieldHouse.com or call 888-894-9424.