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April Calendar of Events

Katherine Ryder Published: April 1, 2011 9:06 AM

April 1

Amish Country Quilt Show

When: All Day

Where: Buckeye Event Center, 624 Henry St., Dalton

For more information call 412-372-8130.

Opera Scenes

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: Elizabeth Pastor Recital Hall, Ashland University

April 2

Amish Country Quilt Show

When: All Day

Where: Buckeye Event Center, 624 Henry St., Dalton

For more information call 412-372-8130.

Machinery Sale

When: 9 a.m.

Where: Kidron Auction

For more information call 330-857-3431.

Opera Scenes

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: Elizabeth Pastor Recital Hall, Ashland University

April 3

Antique Identification & Spring Open House

When: 1-4 p.m.

Where: Ashland County Historical Society

Bring your antique treasures for identification and evaluation by a panel of experts in the antique field. Limit of two items per guest. For more information call 419-289-3111 or visit www.ashlandhistory.org.

April 4

"Images of Our Past History" Presented by Fred Miller

When: 6:30 p.m.

Where: Kent State Tuscarawas Founders Hall Auditorium, New Philadelphia

Hours: doors open at 6:30 p.m., program begins at 7 p.m., Admission: free, seating on first-come, first-serve basis.

April 6

Wilderness Walk

When: 10-11 a.m.

Where: The Wilderness Center, Wilmot

Join a naturalist on the first Wednesday every month for a walk on our trails. See what's interesting today! All ages. Free.

For more information contact Vicki Shoenfelt, 330-359-5235 or visit www.wilderness.org.

April 7

Quick Crafts

When: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Where: Heartland Pointe; 200 N. Main St., Orrville

Join us in the Heartland Point loft on the first Thursday of each month from February through April to learn a quick make-and-take craft. Each craft can be completed in 15 minutes or less. No registration is necessary. Stop in with your friends and leave with a hand-made craft.

For more information contact Amy Allen Rita McAllister, 330-682-0200.

Spring Open House at Carlisle Gifts Walnut Creek

Where: Carlisle Gifts in Walnut Creek, 4962 Walnut St., Walnut Creek

For more information call 330-893-2535 or visit www.carlislegifts.com.

Spring Open House and Grand opening of "The Coop"

Where: Dutch Valley Gifts, 1367 Old State Route 39, Sugarcreek

For more information call 330-852-4926 or visit www.dhgroup.com.

April 8

Northwest Territory Bluegrass Concert

Where: Wayne Center for the Arts

This popular bluegrass groups returns to the Art Center for their annual romp through America's favorite root music. For more information call 330-264-2787 or visit www.wayneartscenter.org.

Home & Garden Show

When: 1-8 p.m.

Where: 2300 Claremont Avenue, Ashland

Ashland & Richland County Home & Garden Show; for more information call 740-397-7788.

36th Annual Wooster Rotary Club Antique & Collectible Auction

Where: Wooster High School

Wooster's Rotary's largest fundraiser with thousands of consigned items. For more information call 330-264-1420 or visit www.woosterrotary.org.

Spring Open House at Carlisle Gifts Walnut Creek

Where: Carlisle Gifts in Walnut Creek, 4962 Walnut St., Walnut Creek

For more information call 330-893-2535 or visit www.carlislegifts.com.

Spring Open House and Grand opening of "The Coop"

Where: Dutch Valley Gifts, 1367 Old State Route 39, Sugarcreek

For more information call 330-852-4926 or visit www.dhgroup.com.

April 9

"Spring Serenades," Tuscarawas Philharmonic Concert

When: 3 p.m.

Where: Kent State Tuscarawas Performing Arts Center, New Philadelphia

Admission: general admission - adults $18, seniors $16, students $9; reserved - adults $25-32, seniors $23-30, students $16-23.

Home & Garden Show

When: 1-8 p.m.

Where: 2300 Claremont Avenue, Ashland

Ashland & Richland County Home & Garden Show; for more information call 740-397-7788.

Art Saturdays

When: 10:30 a.m.-Noon

Where: Rm. 346 Center for the Arts, Ashland University

Ashland University's Coburn Gallery and Art Club have established another session of "Art Saturdays," an educational and creative experience for children 7 to 12 years old. For more information or to register your child for classes call 419-289-5190.

36th Annual Wooster Rotary Club Antique & Collectible Auction

Where: Wooster High School

Wooster's Rotary's largest fundraiser with thousands of consigned items. For more information call 330-264-1420 or visit www.woosterrotary.org.

Leisure Birding with the Greater Mohican Audubon Society

Where: Seaman Orientation Plaza " Secrest Arboretum

Free program-birders of all skill levels welcome. For more information call 330-464-2148 or visit www.secrest.osu.edu.

Live Original Music at the Winery

When: 6-8 p.m.

Where: Troutman Vineyards

Bring a picnic dinner and enjoy live music while sipping some great Wayne County wines. For more information call 330-263-4345 or visit www.troutmanvineyards.com.

Spring Open House at Carlisle Gifts Walnut Creek

Where: Carlisle Gifts in Walnut Creek, 4962 Walnut St., Walnut Creek

For more information call 330-893-2535 or visit www.carlislegifts.com.

April 10

Voices from the Past Series: Creole Stomp

When: 2 p.m.

Where: Wayne County Historical Society

Direct from St. Louis featuring French Creole Songs. For more information call 330-264-8856 or visit www.waynehistorical.org.

Home & Garden Show

When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Where: 2300 Claremont Avenue, Ashland

Ashland & Richland County Home & Garden Show; for more information call 740-397-7788.

April 11-16

"Check it Out" Downtown Promotion

Where: Downtown Wooster

Use your library card to receive special discounts from Downtown Merchants. For more information call 330-262-6222 or visit www.mainstreetwooster.org.

April 13-16

"Souvenirs of Yesteryear"

When: 1-4 p.m.

Where: Hoover Historical Center

Tours conducted hourly, Wednesday-Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Morning reservations for groups of 8 or more available. Admission $5, under 12 free.

For more information contact Ann Haines, 330-499-0287.

April 14

Featured Speaker: Jerome Ringo

When: 7:30-8:30 p.m.

Where: Timken Great Hall, Kent State University at Stark

His talk is titled, "The Green Economy and a Clean Energy Future." Tickets: This event is free and open to the public, but tickets are required. Tickets will be limited to four per person. Seating is first-come, first-seated. For more information call Jenny Huth, 330-244-3223.

Classic Movie Night

When: 6 p.m.

Where: Ashland Public Library

For more information call 419-289-8188 or visit www.ashland.lib.oh.us.

Spring Dance Concert

When: 8:15 p.m.

Where: Freedlander Theatre, College of Wooster

Showcasing the faculty and advanced student choreographers; special guest artist. For more information call 330-263-2541 or visit www3.Wooster.edu/theatre

Functional Ceramics Workshop

When: All Day

Where: Wayne Center for the Arts

Ceramic Artists from around the country gather in Wooster to share and to learn. For more information call 330-264-2787 or visit www.wayneartscenter.org.

April 15

Spring Dance Concert

When: 8:15 p.m.

Where: Freedlander Theatre, College of Wooster

Showcasing the faculty and advanced student choreographers; special guest artist. For more information call 330-263-2541 or visit www3.Wooster.edu/theatre.

Functional Ceramics Workshop

When: All Day

Where: Wayne Center for the Arts

Ceramic Artists from around the country gather in Wooster to share and to learn. For more information call 330-264-2787 or visit www.wayneartscenter.org.

The Glass Menagerie

When: 8 p.m.

Where: Kent State University at Stark

Ticket prices: $10 Adults, $5 Students under 17 and senior citizens; KSU students free with current student ID. For more information call Brian Newberg, 330-244-3352 or visit www.stark.kent.edu.

April 16

The Glass Menagerie

When: 8 p.m.

Where: Kent State University at Stark

Ticket prices: $10 Adults, $5 Students under 17 and senior citizens; KSU students free with current student ID. For more information call Brian Newberg, 330-244-3352 or visit www.stark.kent.edu.

Easter Bunny's Hoppin' Egg Hunt

When: Noon

Where: Schoenbrunn Amphitheatre, New Philadelphia

Admission: $5 per child (1-10).

Spring Dance Concert

When: 8:15 p.m.

Where: Freedlander Theatre, College of Wooster

Showcasing the faculty and advanced student choreographers; special guest artist. For more information call 330-263-2541 or visit www3.Wooster.edu/theatre.

Functional Ceramics Workshop

When: All Day

Where: Wayne Center for the Arts

Ceramic Artists from around the country gather in Wooster to share and to learn. For more information call 330-264-2787 or visit www.wayneartscenter.org.

Bunny Trail

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Where: Orrville Middle School

Local businesses will have activities, treats and surprises for children as they walk through this Spring Themed Trick or Treat! For more information call 330-682-8881 or visit www.orrvillechamber.com.

Wooster Ethnic Fair

When: 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where: Wayne County Fairgrounds

See the world in just one day. Free family entertainment and food. For more information call 330-464-6305.

April 17

The Glass Menagerie

When: 8 p.m.

Where: Kent State University at Stark

Ticket prices: $10 Adults, $5 Students under 17 and senior citizens; KSU students free with current student ID. For more information call Brian Newberg, 330-244-3352 or visit www.stark.kent.edu.

Full Moon Walk: Egg Moon

When: 8 p.m.

Where: The Wilderness Center, Wilmot

Take a quiet walk under the light of the full moon each month. Algonquin Moons and readings from favorite nature writers help us discover and enjoy the seasons.

Birds are busy this month establishing territories and building nests. Listen to their evening songs and look for all things spring.

Dress for the weather. You may bring a flashlight, but try not to use it. We'll cancel if it's raining, snowing, or the weather's dangerous " check our Facebook page or website after 4 p.m. if there's a doubt. Free for TWC members; donation requested from non-members.

For more information call Vicki Shoenfelt, 877-359-5235 or visit www.wildernesscenter.org.

April 19

Scarlet, Gray and Green Fair

When: 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

Where: OARDC Campus

The green way to celebrate Earth Day with over 100 exhibits, educational programs, food vendors and door prizes all focused on saving the environment. For more information visit www.wcsen.org/WCSGGF.

60 Minutes with Red Cross

When: Noon-1 p.m.

Where: American Red Cross Stark County

Join us for one hour to learn more about our programs and hear true stories of those whose lives have been touched by the Red Cross. For more information call Jacquie Batchelder, 330-453-0146 or visit www.stark.redcross.org.

April 20

Story Time: Celebrate Earth Day

When: 11 a.m.

Where: The Wilderness Center, Wilmot

Very young children care about the Earth, too. We'll read stories, play games, and even do a simple service project to help nature at TWC. Stories for 3-4 year olds, but younger and older children are welcome, if they'll be interested. Dress for the weather. Registration is optional; however, if we do have to reschedule or cancel, we'll call the folks who are registered. For more information call Vicki Shoenfelt, 877-359-5235 or visit www.wildernesscenter.org.

"Souvenirs of Yesteryear"

When: 1-4 p.m.

Where: Hoover Historical Center

Tours conducted hourly, Wednesday-Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Morning reservations for groups of 8 or more available. Admission $5, under 12 free.

For more information contact Ann Haines, 330-499-0287.

April 21

Wilderness Walk

Where: The Wilderness Center, Wilmot

When: 2-3 p.m.

Join a naturalist on the third Thursday of each month for a walk on our trails. See what's interesting today. All ages. Free.

For more information call 330-359-5235 or visit www.wildernesscenter.org.

"Souvenirs of Yesteryear"

When: 1-4 p.m.

Where: Hoover Historical Center

Tours conducted hourly, Wednesday-Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Morning reservations for groups of 8 or more available. Admission $5, under 12 free.

For more information contact Ann Haines, 330-499-0287.

April 22-23

"Souvenirs of Yesteryear"

When: 1-4 p.m.

Where: Hoover Historical Center

Tours conducted hourly, Wednesday-Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Morning reservations for groups of 8 or more available. Admission $5, under 12 free.

For more information contact Ann Haines, 330-499-0287.

April 23

Live Original Music at the Winery

When: 6-8 p.m.

Where: Troutman Vineyards

Bring a picnic dinner and enjoy live music while sipping some great Wayne County wines. For more information call 330-263-4345 or visit www.troutmanvineyards.com.

Growing Up Wild: Exploring Nature with Young Children

When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Where: The Wilderness Center, Wilmot

Both formal and non-formal educators are encouraged to join Jamey Graham from the Ohio Division of Wildlife for Growing Up WILD: Exploring Nature with Young Children, Project WILD's early childhood education curriculum. Like traditional Project WILD, the curriculum builds on the learning styles and interests of young children (ages 3 to 7) to foster an interest in and appreciation of wildlife and the natural world around them. A variety of activities build positive impressions of nature while aiding children's cognitive growth and development. This workshop is designed for anyone who works with young children and wants to teach youngsters about wildlife conservation using fun activities. Lunch is not provided " bring a sack lunch. Free, but registration is required. Age 16 and up. For more information call Vicki Shoenfelt, 877-359-5235 or visit www.wildernesscenter.org.

Family Astronomy: Spring Skies

When: 2 p.m.

Where: The Wilderness Center, Wilmot

Take a Planetarium tour of what to expect in the night sky this spring. Star-hop from Leo, the Lion, to other wonders. Includes visible planets and m-objects. Usually 30-45 minutes long. Includes a Planetarium show. Free. For more information call Vicki Shoenfelt, 877-359-5235 or visit www.wildernesscenter.org.

The Easter Song

When: 6 p.m.

Where: First Church of the Resurrection

Please join the First Church Community Choir and Orchestra as we present The Easter Song. Admission is one non-perishable food item.

Each year we celebrate by rememberingby retelling the account of our Savior's last days on Earth, His death, and His glorious resurrection. Every detail of this story is crucial to understanding exactly what our Lord suffered for us.

For more information call Jeff Bodkin, 330-453-1719.

April 26

10,000 Tulip Extravaganza at Lamplight Inn

Where: The Lamplight Inn B&B, 5676 TR 362, Millersburg

For more information call 330-893-1122.

Honey Haven Farm Greenhouse

When: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where: Honey Haven Farm

Come Grow with Us! For more information call 419-289-3384 or visit www.honeyhavenfarm.com.

Bird Identification

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Ashland University Schar College of Education

Tim Leslie and Louise Fleming, presenters. Come and learn some tips on how to identify birds by physical characteristics, habitat, and behavior. See pictures of birds and learn how to tell species apart. Learn why birds sing and listen to recorded songs and calls. This program is free and open to the public. Backyard Naturalist certificates will be available to participants. Held in Room 171; visit www.ashlandcountyparkdistrict.com.

April 27

10,000 Tulip Extravaganza at Lamplight Inn

Where: The Lamplight Inn B&B, 5676 TR 362, Millersburg

For more information call 330-893-1122.

Honey Haven Farm Greenhouse

When: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where: Honey Haven Farm

Come Grow with Us! For more information call 419-289-3384 or visit www.honeyhavenfarm.com.

"Souvenirs of Yesteryear"

When: 1-4 p.m.

Where: Hoover Historical Center

Tours conducted hourly, Wednesday-Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Morning reservations for groups of 8 or more available. Admission $5, under 12 free.

For more information contact Ann Haines, 330-499-0287.

April 28

10,000 Tulip Extravaganza at Lamplight Inn

Where: The Lamplight Inn B&B, 5676 TR 362, Millersburg

For more information call 330-893-1122.

Honey Haven Farm Greenhouse

When: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where: Honey Haven Farm

Come Grow with Us! For more information call 419-289-3384 or visit www.honeyhavenfarm.com.

"Souvenirs of Yesteryear"

When: 1-4 p.m.

Where: Hoover Historical Center

Tours conducted hourly, Wednesday-Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Morning reservations for groups of 8 or more available. Admission $5, under 12 free.

For more information contact Ann Haines, 330-499-0287.

April 29

10,000 Tulip Extravaganza at Lamplight Inn

Where: The Lamplight Inn B&B, 5676 TR 362, Millersburg

For more information call 330-893-1122.

"Wizard of Oz"

When: Friday-Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 2:30 p.m.

Where: Little Theatre of Tuscarawas County, New Philadelphia

Honey Haven Farm Greenhouse

When: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where: Honey Haven Farm

Come Grow with Us! For more information call 419-289-3384 or visit www.honeyhavenfarm.com.

"Souvenirs of Yesteryear"

When: 1-4 p.m.

Where: Hoover Historical Center

Tours conducted hourly, Wednesday-Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Morning reservations for groups of 8 or more available. Admission $5, under 12 free.

For more information contact Ann Haines, 330-499-0287.

April 30

10,000 Tulip Extravaganza at Lamplight Inn

Where: The Lamplight Inn B&B, 5676 TR 362, Millersburg

For more information call 330-893-1122.

Wayne County Home & Garden Show

When: Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Where: Wayne County Fairgrounds

Over 200 exhibits for your home and garden. New car displays. Flower competition, children's activities and food concession. For more information call 330-262-5735 or visit www.woosterchamber.com.

Native Plant Sale & Gardening Seminar

When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Where: The Wilderness Center, Wilmot

Gardening Seminars. Native American Plant Sale. For more information call 877-359-5235 or visit www.wildernesscenter.org.

Honey Haven Farm Greenhouse

When: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Come Grow with Us! For more information call 419-289-3384 or visit www.honeyhavenfarm.com.

"Souvenirs of Yesteryear"

When: 1-4 p.m.

Where: Hoover Historical Center

Tours conducted hourly, Wednesday-Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Morning reservations for groups of 8 or more available. Admission $5, under 12 free.

For more information contact Ann Haines, 330-499-0287.


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