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May 2012 Calendar of Events

Katherine Ryder Published: May 1, 2012 2:49 PM

May

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Mt. Hope Weekly Livestock Auction

When: 11:30 a.m.

Where: Mt. Hope Auction Barn; 8076 SR 241, Mt. Hope

Amish and non-Amish bring their animals to market every Wednesday year round. Observers will see very old-fashioned carts and wagons and horses and buggies coming and going from the market. During fair weather flea market vendors sell their wares on the outside. A large building also provides shelter for flea market vendors and shoppers. Flea market opens at 7 a.m., Hay Auction and Produce Auction begin at 10 a.m., Livestock Sale begins at 11:30 a.m. and the Poultry Sale begins at 1 p.m. During the summer, small animals such as ducks, chickens, geese, turkeys, rabbits, etc. are sold.

For more information call 330-674-6188 or visit www.mthopeauction.com.

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Jazz Ensemble Concert

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: Lowry Center Patio; Rain location " McGaw Chapel

For more information call 330-263-2419 or visit www.wooster.edu/music.

First Friday Celebration

When: 5-8 p.m.

Where: Main Street in Downtown Coshocton

This free event uses historic Main Street as the backdrop for musical entertainment, kids' activities, an art show and sale, wonderful food, sidewalk sales and so much more. These diverse activities are planned to appeal to people of all ages. Free.

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Annual Spring Fair

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

Where: P. Graham Dunn

All aboard! Our fair is all about trains this year. Loads of fun for kids of all ages and incredible specials. For more information call 866-922-0306 or visit www.pgrahamdunn.com.

Dandelion May Fest and Great Dandelion Cook Off at Breitenbach Winery

Where: Breitenbach Wine Cellars; 5934 Old Route 39, Dover

For more information call 330-343-3603 or visit www.breitenbachwine.com.

Lehman's Spring Open House

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

Where: Lehman's Hardware; 4779 Kidron Rd., Dalton

For more information call 888-438-5346 or visit www.lehmans.com.

4-6

Coshocton Canal Quilters 25th Annual Quilt Show

Where: Civic Hall; 313 Main St., Coshocton

The show will have on display over 125 quilted items including wall hangings, lap quilts, wearable quilted articles, a special category for our 25th Anniversary, challenge quilts, bed turning showcasing antique quilts, general store with various craft and quilt items made by the guild members, vendors mall and lots of demo's. Admission is $3.

For more information call 740-622-3468 or visit www.visitcoshocton.com.

4-12

Dogwood Festival 2012

This is the 27th year for this event which features numerous activities throughout its 8-day run in many diverse locations. Enjoy festivities at the Court Square, a "Rock the Arts' celebration at Coshocton High School, a spectacular Art Exhibit at the Pomerene Center for the Arts and awesome musical entertainment of many varieties.

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Steve Chupp Furniture Auction

When: 9 a.m.

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

Auction of new Amish-made furniture. For more information call 330-465-4725 or visit www.stevechuppauctions.com.

Wooster Noon Lions Flea Market

When: 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

Where: Wayne County Fairgrounds

Large flea market with something for everyone; for more information call 330-804-7776 or visit www.woosternoonlions.org.

Local Authors Book Signing

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

Where: P. Graham Dunn

Several local authors will line the gallery for book signings and questions; for more information call 866-922-0306 or visit www.pgrahamdunn.com.

Wayne County Festival of Choirs

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: Smithville High School Field House

Performances by high school choirs and by a combined choir under the direction of a guest conductor. For more information call 330-345-6771 or visit www.tricountyesc.org.

19th Annual Plant Discovery Day

When: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Where: Secrest Arboretum " OARDC

In and around Fisher Auditorium " OARDC. A premier plant and art sale with hard to find plants for the home and landscape. Walking tours, auctions, Bug Zoo, food vendors. For more information call 330-464-2148 or visit www.secrest.osu.edu.

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Wayne Center for the Arts Children's Chorus Spring Concert

When: 2:30 p.m.

Where: Wooster High School

The songs of spring will be highlighted at this young people's concert; for more information call 330-264-2787 or visit www.wayneartscenter.org.

Wayne County Coin Club Show

When: 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Where: Wooster High School

40 dealers buying and selling coins, collections, and currency; for more information call 330-262-0494.

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Mt. Hope Weekly Livestock Auction

When: 11:30 a.m.

Where: Mt. Hope Auction Barn; 8076 SR 241, Mt. Hope

Amish and non-Amish bring their animals to market every Wednesday year round. Observers will see very old-fashioned carts and wagons and horses and buggies coming and going from the market. During fair weather flea market vendors sell their wares on the outside. A large building also provides shelter for flea market vendors and shoppers. Flea market opens at 7 a.m., Hay Auction and Produce Auction begin at 10 a.m., Livestock Sale begins at 11:30 a.m. and the Poultry Sale begins at 1 p.m. During the summer, small animals such as ducks, chickens, geese, turkeys, rabbits, etc. are sold.

For more information call 330-674-6188 or visit www.mthopeauction.com.

11-12

Spring Garage Sales in Sugarcreek

Where: Village of Sugarcreek

For more information call 330-852-4113 or visit www.villageofsugarcreek.com.

11-13

Cowboy Mounted Shooting

When: Friday, 8 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m.

Where: Wayne County Fairgrounds

Watch these cowboys compete in timed shooting matches on horseback. Family oriented club with members in wild west outfits. For more information visit www.nooutlaws.com.

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Antiques in the Alley in Historic Downtown Millersburg

Where: Historic Downtown Millersburg Shops

For more information call 330-674-3955 or visit www.historicdowntownmillersburg.com.

Vintage Garden Tractor Show and Swap Meet

Where: Behind Sugarcreek Fire Department on Broadway, Sugarcreek

For more information call 330-852-4113 or visit www.villageofsugarcreek.com.

Spring Festival at Holmes County Training Center

Where: Holmes County Training Center; 8001 TR 574, Holmesville

For more information call 330-674-8045 or visit www.holmesmrdd.com.

Mother's Day Tea & Victorian Fashion Show

When: 1-4 p.m.

Where: Zimmerman Bury Octagon House

A special day to enjoy a full high pink tea, learn the history of the house and a Victorian era fashion show. Seating is limited, please register early; for more information call 330-855-4251 or visit www.zimmermanburyoctagonhouse.org.

Steve Chupp Nursery Auction

When: 9 a.m.

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

Indoor auction of trees and shrubs just in time for Spring planting. For more information call 330-465-4725 or visit www.stevechuppauctions.com.

Izaak Walton League Trout Derby

When: 1 p.m.

Where: Freedlander Park

Bring the family for a day of fishing. Wooster Parks and Recreation Department and the Izaak Walton League of Wooster invite you to fish in the fully stocked pond and attend a fishing safety clinic. For more information call 330-263-5207 or visit www.woosteroh.com/parksandrec.php.

National Train Day Open House

When: Noon-4 p.m.

Where: Orrville Depot

Train and track car rides and Depot Museum Open House; for more information call 330-683-2426 or visit www.orrvillerailroad.com.

Lehman's Antique Tractor Show

When: TBA

Where: Lehman's Hardware

For more information call 888-438-5346 or visit www.Lehmans.com.

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Scot Symphonic Band Commencement Concert

When: 8:15 p.m.

Where: McGaw Chapel, College of Wooster

For more information call 330-263-2419 or visit www.wooster.edu/music.

Senior Music Hour

When: 4 p.m.

Where: Gault Recital Hall, College of Wooster

For more information call 330-263-2419 or visit www.wooster.edu/music.

14-20

Wayne County Blue Ribbon Art Exhibit

When: TBA

Where: Buehler's Milltown

Exhibit of the first place "Blue Ribbon" winners from the Jr. High and High School Art Exhibits. For more information call 330-345-6771 or visit www.tricountyesc.org.

14-June 30

Woodturners Competition & Exhibit

When: Daily

Where: Wayne Center for the Arts

Show honoring the best work of the year and featuring select Wayne County artists; for more information call 330-264-2787 or visit www.wayneartscenter.org.

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The Princess Tea Family Event

Where: Amish Door Restaurant; 1210 Winesburg St., Wilmot

This event caters to both young and old, featuring horse-drawn carriage rides, face painting, storytelling, coloring and nail glitter stations, live entertainment and a princess boutique gift shop. For more information call 888-264-7436 or visit www.amishdoor.com.

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Mt. Hope Weekly Livestock Auction

When: 11:30 a.m.

Where: Mt. Hope Auction Barn; 8076 SR 241, Mt. Hope

Amish and non-Amish bring their animals to market every Wednesday year round. Observers will see very old-fashioned carts and wagons and horses and buggies coming and going from the market. During fair weather flea market vendors sell their wares on the outside. A large building also provides shelter for flea market vendors and shoppers. Flea market opens at 7 a.m., Hay Auction and Produce Auction begin at 10 a.m., Livestock Sale begins at 11:30 a.m. and the Poultry Sale begins at 1 p.m. During the summer, small animals such as ducks, chickens, geese, turkeys, rabbits, etc. are sold.

For more information call 330-674-6188 or visit www.mthopeauction.com.

17-June 30

Wooster Camera Club Photo Exhibit

When: Art Center Hours

Where: Wayne Center for the Arts

Photo exhibit of Wooster Camera Club Members; for more information call 330-264-7999 or visit www.woostercameraclub.org.

18-19

Doo-wops & Beauty Shops Dinner Theater

Where: Amish Door Restaurant; 1210 Winesburg St., Wilmot

Sally's Sheerly Delicious Hair Salon is all a-bustle with the biggest baby shower in town. But when the party's entertainment breaks down on Route 66, Sally will need the help of some trusty old friends and a visiting soap opera star to keep the party rockin' and a rollin.' Join us for a fun filled night and see how it all unfolds! For more information call 888-264-7436 or visit www.amishdoor.com.

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9th Annual Cruisin' for a Cure

Where: Killbuck Savings Bank, Killbuck

For more information call 330-276-4881 or visit www.killbuckbank.com.

The Village Network Motorcycle Poker Run

When: TBA

Where: The Village Network

For more information call 330-264-3232 or visit www.thevillagenetwork.org.

Quota Idol Singing Auditions & Hollywood Day

When: 9 a.m.

Where: Wooster High School

Sponsored by Quota International of Wooster. Benefitting club's speech and hearing projects; for more information call 330-345-6419 or visit www.woosterquota.org.

Taste for Summer

Where: Clary Gardens; 588 W. Chestnut St. (SR 541 West), Coshocton

Enjoy 12 wineries and three well known barbeque vendors: Grillin' n Chillin' from Zanesville, The Point Restaurant from Cambridge, and Cindy's Restaurant from Berlin. There will be live music from local groups all day in and around the wine tasting area and silent auction items from Gametime Auctions, Columbus, Ohio. There will also be shuttles to and from both Historic Roscoe Village and several other local hunting and specialty shops in the city of Coshocton.

For more information call 740-502-5227 or visit www.TasteforSummer.com.

May 19-August 12

Pop Culture-Keeping it Alive

Where: Johnson Humrickhouse Museum; 300 N. Whitewoman Street, Historic Roscoe Village, Coshocton

For more information visit www.jhmuseum.org or www.visitcoshocton.com or call 740-622-8710.

This exhibit features local collections of pop culture such as Star Wars collections. This museum is Accredited by the American Association of Museums and is also home to the famous Newark Holy Stones.

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Mayfest Benefit Brunch

When: 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Where: Lowry Center, College of Wooster

Sponsored by Women's Advisory Board of The College of Wooster. For more information call 330-264-7584.

Smithville Community Historical Society Open House

When: 1:30-4 p.m.

Where: Smithville Historical Society & Mishler Mill

Mishler Weaving Mill, Village Blacksmith, Sheller House, Carriage Barn and Pioneer Log Cabin open for tours. Located along Main Street in Smithville. Only Mishler Mill and Reception Center are handicapped accessible. For more information call 330-669-9308 or visit www.roostweb.com/~ohschs/index.html

23-26

Firearms Industry Super Shoot

When: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.

Where: Kelbly Rifle Range; 7222 Dalton Fox Lake Rd., North Lawrence

World's largest bench rest match; for more information call 330-683-4674 or visit www.kelbly.com.

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Mt. Hope Weekly Livestock Auction

When: 11:30 a.m.

Where: Mt. Hope Auction Barn; 8076 SR 241, Mt. Hope

Amish and non-Amish bring their animals to market every Wednesday year round. Observers will see very old-fashioned carts and wagons and horses and buggies coming and going from the market. During fair weather flea market vendors sell their wares on the outside. A large building also provides shelter for flea market vendors and shoppers. Flea market opens at 7 a.m., Hay Auction and Produce Auction begin at 10 a.m., Livestock Sale begins at 11:30 a.m. and the Poultry Sale begins at 1 p.m. During the summer, small animals such as ducks, chickens, geese, turkeys, rabbits, etc. are sold.

For more information call 330-674-6188 or visit www.mthopeauction.com.

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The Tribute Quartet

Where: Amish Door Restaurant; 1210 Winesburg St., Wilmot

The Tribute's Quartet's name came from its version of "preserving the heritage and promoting the future of Southern Gospel music." The goal was to pay homage to the legends its members grew up admiring, to carry that torch respectfully, and to create a sound uniquely their own, becoming the kind of quartet they believed the Lord was calling them to be. Order your tickets today and join us for a night of fantastic music! For more information call 888-264-7436 or visit www.amishdoor.com.

Guided Spring Walk

When: 2 p.m.

Where: Secrest Arboretum " OARDC

Take a guided walk through the beautiful Secrest Arboretum celebrating the return of Spring! For more information call 330-464-2148 or visit www.secrest.osu.edu.

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Spring Fishing Derby

When: 8 a.m.-Noon

Where: P. Graham Dunn

Small registration fee. Bring your own bait or buy on site. Two awards given; for more information call 866-922-0306 or visit www.pgrahamdunn.com.

5th Annual Wooster Wellness 5k

When: 7:30 a.m.

Where: OARDC

Enjoy an exhilarating 5k run or 1 mile walk through one of Wayne County's most scenic areas. For more information call 330-262-5735 or visit www.woosteryp.com.

Lehman's Dutch Oven Cook-Off

Where: Lehman's Hardware

For more information call 888-438-5346 or visit www.Lehmans.com.

Marshallville Antique Tractor Pull

When: 1 p.m.

Where: Marshallville Park

Pulling antique tractors from 1900-1985. One of the oldest pulls in the area; for more information call 330-855-1325.

26-27

Great Lakes Fiber Show

When: Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Where: Wayne County Fairgrounds; 199 Vanover St., Wooster

Sales booths with fiber related supplies and fiber art. Workshop and demonstrations, kids' activities, Skein Competition, Fleece Show and Sale, Fresh cooked lamb and more! For more information call 330-264-9665, email don47linda@embarqmail.com or visit www.greatlakesfibershow.com.

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Hartzler's Music Night

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Hartzler Family Dairy & Ice Cream Shoppe

Bring a lawn chair and enjoy the evening outside listening to local musicians-weather permitting. For more information call 330-345-8190 or visit www.hartzlerfamilydairy.com.

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Mt. Hope Weekly Livestock Auction

When: 11:30 a.m.

Where: Mt. Hope Auction Barn; 8076 SR 241, Mt. Hope

Amish and non-Amish bring their animals to market every Wednesday year round. Observers will see very old-fashioned carts and wagons and horses and buggies coming and going from the market. During fair weather flea market vendors sell their wares on the outside. A large building also provides shelter for flea market vendors and shoppers. Flea market opens at 7 a.m., Hay Auction and Produce Auction begin at 10 a.m., Livestock Sale begins at 11:30 a.m. and the Poultry Sale begins at 1 p.m. During the summer, small animals such as ducks, chickens, geese, turkeys, rabbits, etc. are sold.

For more information call 330-674-6188 or visit www.mthopeauction.com.


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