From pancakes, racing and flowers to anecdotes and cruises
Maple Syrup Festival, Saturday, 7-10: 30 am, Sonnenberg Mennonite Church, 14367 Hackett Road, Kidron, drive-thru. Pancake breakfast and pancake sausage, sausage and drinks. The cost is a donation. Profits go to church missions.
Pork and sauerkraut dinner, Saturday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., St. John’s Church, Millersburg, 8670 State Route 39, Millersburg. The event, which benefits the Church’s Women’s Ministries, is a drive-thru event. The meal includes Tom Snyder’s pork and kraut, mashed potatoes, applesauce, rolls and cookies. The cost is a donation.
Run Wild !, Saturday 10K, 5K and 1 Mile Run, Wilderness Center Trails, 9877 Alabama Ave. SW, Wilmot; registration ends Friday. Costs are as follows: 1 mile Fun Run for ages 10 and under, $ 10, and adults, $ 20; 5k and 10k, $ 35; 5 km and 1 mile and 10 km and $ 1.40; 5k and 10k, $ 50; virtual race, $ 35. For more information, visit wildernesscenter.org.
Home and garden show, Saturday and Sunday, presented by the Wooster Region Chamber of Commerce. House are Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Wayne County Fairgrounds. Exhibitors will present articles and ideas for exterior and interior projects.
Trivia Party, April 27, 7 p.m., via Zoom, fundraiser for the Magical Theater Company. Prizes include a grand prize of $ 500, a second prize of $ 250 and chances of winning other great prizes. Teams of up to eight can also participate in an online silent auction, which opens April 15 at noon. Tickets for Trivia cost $ 25 per person, must be reserved and are available by calling the Magical Theater Company at 330-848-3708.
Kingsway Chicken BBQ at the wheel, Friday, April 30, from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., or while supplies last. The cost is $ 12 and includes half the chicken, baked potato, bun, applesauce, and chocolate chip cookie. A selection of whole Troyer pies will be available for $ 9. The curbside pickup line will form on the east side of the school, 11138 Old Lincolnway East, Orrville. Profits go to student mission trips. For more information call 330-683-0012 or email [email protected]
Steak dinner, May 1, 4 to 7:30 p.m., pre-order, pre-pay and pickup only, sponsored by Wooster Boy Scout Troop 68. Cost is $ 20. The meal is a 10-ounce steak, fries or baked potatoes, green beans, a bun and dessert. The pick-up address is Church of the Cross United Methodist Church, 5100 Cleveland Road, Wooster. To order, visit http: //Troop68,timetap.com.
Car cruise, Saturday May 1, noon, Ashland County-West Holmes Career, 1783 State Route 60, Ashland, hosted by the Auto Body Technology program. Cars line up at noon with a departure at 1 p.m. from the Career Center car park. The route includes six stops, starting at the Career Center to Hayesville, Mifflin, passing through Newville, Mohican and back north to Hayesville. The event is free; donations are accepted. For more information, call 419-289-3313.
Richland County Historic Sites Tour, May 1 and 2. Events include walking tours, a kayaking tour, a hidden history tour, gold panning, outdoor cooking, and preview tours to the North Central Ohio Industrial Museum. Pre-registration required and can be done at richhistory.org or with the “RichHistory” mobile app.
Antique Thieves Fair, May 18, food and wine pairing and antique reviews, Silver Run Winery, 376 Eastern Road, Doylestown. Eric Pandrea’s reviews; $ 5 each item. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. with dinner at 6:30 p.m. The cost is $ 25 for members of the Rogues Hollow Historical Society and $ 30 for guests. Pre-sale only. For more information, contact Mary Mertic at 330-289-7252 or [email protected] or send an email to [email protected]
Ashland Community Arts League Exhibition, May 14-23, Coburn Gallery of Ashland University, 331 College Ave., Ashland. The guest juror is Priscilla Roggenkamp, January 2021 recipient of the Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Award in 3D Visual Arts.
Run, walk and ride scavenger hunt, June 19, 9:30 a.m. check-in, 10 a.m. departure at Wooster Football Fields Concession Booth, 130 Oldman Road. Choose to run, walk or cycle. Stations will be along the bike paths and will include the Wooster Safety Services Center, Oak Hill Park, Kinney Fields Trail, Oaks Church (formerly Layton Elementary School), Dr Michael Baus, DDS office and College of Wooster . The registration deadline is June 4 at noon. The cost for an individual is $ 5; family, $ 10. To register, visit the Wooster Recreation website at woosteroh.com/recreation.
Ohio Mennonite Relief Sale, August 6-7, Wayne County Fairgrounds, Wooster. Proceeds benefit the global missions of the Ohio Central Committee. For more information, call Brenda LaTulippe at 330-933-6372.
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.
Second Fridays: Akron Art Museum, 1 S. High St., Akron, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. galleries, refreshments with special prices; free entrance. Advanced online reservations 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; Making Your Mark, until August 8. For tickets or more information, visit akronartmuseum.org.
Fables, myths and fairy tales, Monday to May 17, 10 to 13, 6 p.m., Wayne County Public Library. Each week explore different storytelling traditions from around the world and write short fiction films. The instructor is Meghan McVicker. The program is online through Google Meet. For more information, call 330-264-2787 or email [email protected]
Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens, opens April 1; tours from Tuesday to Sunday, 10 am to 6 pm; the last entry is at 4.30 p.m. Tours are self-guided. Guided tours of the mansion are scheduled to return in June. For more information, visit stanhywet.org. Stan Hywet is located at 714 N. Portage Path, Akron.