Main street music, concerts in the public square, Thursday and Friday, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Rhea Freman and Friday, Standard Jazz Band. The musicians will be installed in the pavilion of the historic public square. Visit Mainstreetwooster.org for more information.
Second Saturday in downtown Wooster, Saturday Bring a Pet: Musical Magic of Ohio Light Opera, 1 p.m .; Wayne Center for the Arts ballet performances, 1 p.m. Farmers’ market, 8 am-12pm; craft market, 10 am-2pm; Grigio Wine & Cocktail Bar, free cartoonist drawing, 1pm to 3pm; PAWS Crawl for the benefit of Wayne County Dog Shelter, 4 to 9 p.m. For more information on Second saturday, call the Main Street Wooster office at 330-262-6222 or email [email protected]
Wooster Farmer’s Market, open Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., Wooster town center. The market will be held every Saturday throughout the season. For more information, call 330-262-6222 or email [email protected]
Wildflower Wednesdays, 11 a.m. on July 21; The center of nature, 9877 Alabama Ave. SW, Wilmot; walk the trails and learn more about flowers; free for members, $ 5 for non-members. For more information, call 330-359-5235.
Line County Historical Museum Open House, second Saturday of each month (Saturday July 10), noon to 3 p.m., 281 N. Market St., Shreve. Handicapped 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]
Visit of the gardens of the Medina County Historical Society, 10 am-4pm, Saturday; 12 gardens, rain or shine, self-guided. The tour guide card will be distributed July 10 at the John Smart House, 206 N. Elmwood St., Medina; $ 12 in advance on www.Mainstreetmedina.com (children 12 and under are free and must be accompanied by an adult); $ 15 the day of the event, in person only, at John Smart House; 330-722-1341 or email [email protected]
Tours of the historic Spring Hill Home and Underground Railroad site, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday 1401 Spring Hill Lane NE, Massillon; 330-833-6749, [email protected]
Jazz under the stars, Saturday, Medina’s Uptown Park with NEO Dixie; Sunday July 11, 2 p.m., Concert in the Country, HeARTland, 8187 Camp Road, Homerville, Lempner, featuring saxophone and keyboardist Eli Manos. Take garden chairs. For more information, visit www.ormaco.org or call 419-853-6016.
Wayne County Historical Society Community Orchestra Summer Concert, 7 p.m. Thursday July 15, downtown Wooster. Take a chair. If it rains, the concert will be held at St. Mary’s Gymnasium on Beall Avenue. For more information, call 330-262-6222 or email [email protected]
East Holmes Fire Festival, 4 p.m. Saturday July 17, Berlin primary school. Barrel shooting competition between firefighters, grilled chicken, music, fireworks.
CRUISIN ‘in the’ City, 10 am to 1 pm Saturday, July 17, Smithville United Methodist Church, 243 N. Milton St. Donations will be accepted at registration and the first 20 vehicles registered will receive a plaque. Awards will be given to the Single People’s Choice Award and the Judge Awards for the best vehicles in the categories before their 30s, 40s and 50s; 60s, 70s and 80s and more. All makes, models and years are welcome. Profits go to mission projects. There will be food, baked goods, door prizes, silent auctions and music.
Sale Of BBQ Ribs, 11 am-5pm, Saturday July 17th, Millers Market, 711 Wooster St., Lodi. The cost is $ 16 for a full rack and $ 8 for half; $ 3 for a salad. Cash only. Benefit from Black River Ruritan Club scholarships and community outreach. For more information, contact Joyce at 325-524-2267 (text or call) or email [email protected]
Push surface contemporary quilting exhibition, Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum, 300 N. Whitewoman St, Coshocton, until September 6. Admission costs $ 5 for adults, $ 4 for children and $ 15 for families. 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]
Holmes County Courthouse from time to time, 7:00 p.m. Thursday July 8, St. Peter’s Catholic Community Center, Millersburg. Presented by the Holmes County Historical Society; free entrance. The program is part of the recent consecration of the renovation of the clock tower. An in-depth history of the courthouse using rare photos, original plans and a detailed historical record prepared by Justice John Schuler will be presented. For more information, visit www.holmeshistory.com or send an email to [email protected]
Sunflower tie-dye workshop, July 13 and 15 or 17 and 18, Wayne Center for the Arts, 10 years-adults, $ 25. Complement your summer wardrobe in a creative way with this sunflower dye workshop with Pat Anderson. Register at www.wayneartscenter.org or call 330-264-2787.
Chicken barbecue at the wheel, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, July 17, St. John’s Church, 8670 State Route 39, Millersburg. The meal consists of chicken, baked beans, applesauce and cookies; $ 10 for a meal and $ 7 for chicken only.
Butterfly Gardening And Identification, 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 17, The Wilderness Center, 9877 Alabama Ave. SW, Wilmot; $ 5 members, $ 10 non-members. Learn about the native plants that attract butterflies to landscapes and discover easy ways to identify the most common butterflies. For more information, call 330-359-5235.
Playscape Playdate: The nose knows, 11:00 a.m. Thursday July 22 and Saturday July 24, The Wilderness Center, 9877 Alabama Ave. SW, Wilmot. Crush the plants and squeeze the fruits to create your own new scent. Playscape Playdates are designed for a wide range of ages that challenge children’s imaginations or explore simple science topics. For more information, call 330-359-5235.
Op art workshop inspired by Bridget Riley, 10:11 a.m. July 24, Wayne Center for the Arts, $ 20. Allison Smith leads hour-long workshops exploring new artistic techniques, famous artists, creative exploration and more. Register at www.wayneartscenter.org or call 330-264-2787.
Wire doll workshop, From 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., July 31, Wayne Center for the Arts, ages 6-10, $ 20, led by arts educator Allison Smith, the one-hour workshop will explore new artistic techniques, artists famous, creative exploration and more. Register at www.wayneartscenter.org or call 330-264-2787.
Antiques Fair and Craftsmen’s Tent, 10 am-5pm Saturday July 31 and 10 am-4pm Sunday August 1, Zoar. Proceeds from admission benefit preservation and educational outreach programs in the historic village of Zoar. There will be museum tours, a car show, horse-drawn wagon rides, arts and crafts. Admission is $ 10 for adults and free for children 12 and under. The cost includes a wristband that grants access to all tents, events, demonstrations and buildings in the museum. Wristbands can be purchased at the Zoar Store & Visitors Center or at one of the outdoor admission kiosks. For more information visit www.historiczoarvillage.com or call 330-874-3011.
Ohio Mennonite Relief Sale, August 6-7, Wayne County Fairgrounds, Wooster. Profits go to the global missions of the Ohio Central Committee. For more information, call Brenda LaTulippe at 330-933-6372.
Concert & Cruise, 6.30 p.m.-9 p.m., Friday August 20, Wooster town center. There will be food vendors; shops and restaurants will be open. The auto show is from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. For more information, call 330-262-6222 or email [email protected]
Kingwood Center Gardens, 50 N. Trimble Road, Mansfield, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 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 entrance. 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.
Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, tours Tuesday-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, December 2, 7 p.m., Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Cleveland. Tickets, which start at $ 79, go on sale May 3. 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.