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Things to do in Amish Heartland

Published: July 1, 2013 12:00 AM

July

(June 4 - Aug. 17)

The Confession - An Amish Love Story

The Confession is a captivating story of a young Amish woman who is caught in the middle of secrets and scandal, love lost and love found, and personal heartache and healing. Based upon the novels written by Beverly Lewis, who USA Today hails as the "Queen of the Genre" when it comes to Amish love stories. The story comes from the trilogy of The Shunning, The Confession, and The Reckoning. For more information call 855-344-7547 or visit www.dhgroup.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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Fredericksburg Independence Day Parade

When: 11 a.m.

"Wayne County's Biggest Small Town Parade." Line up starts at 9:30 AM at intersection of Fredericksburg and Graber Rds. Parade starts at 11 a.m. Ball games & food concession stands following the parade at the ball diamond. For more information call 330-749-7010.

Wooster Community Fireworks

When: 10 p.m.

Where: Kinney Property

North of the Kinney Building on Burbank Rd. between Highland and Oldman Rd. Entertainment and concessions at the soccer complex. For more information call 330-464-6305.

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Music on the Square

When: 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

Where: Stage on the Berlin Square

Enjoy an evening of local, live entertainment with Harmony in Him.

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Benefit Quilt Auction

When: 9 a.m.

Where: Kidron Auction

Benefiting the Crippled Children's Bureau. For more information call 330-857-2641.

Cook Book Extravaganza and Tasting

When: 10 a.m.

Where: Gospel Book Store, 4900 Oak St., Berlin

Sample foods from local cookbook authors. Vote on your favorite so we can crown a winner. Call 330-893-2523 or visit www.mygospelbookstore.com.

Orrville Fireworks Display

When: 10:15 p.m.

Where: Orr Park

All attention will be focused on the skies above Orrville as they erupt into a fury of thunder! For more information call 330-684-5051 or visit www.orrville.com.

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Music on the Square

When: 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

Where: Stage on the Berlin Square

Enjoy a relaxing evening of local, live entertainment with Holmes County Bluegrass.

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29th Annual Great Mohican Pow-Wow

When:

Where: Mohican Reservation Camp Ground, 23270 Wally Rd.

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Summer Celebration at Lehman's

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

Where: Lehman's

Food Samples, crafts, games, product demos, and much more!

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Second Saturdays in the 'Burg

When: 9 p.m.

Where: Historic Downtown Millersburg, Courthouse Lawn

Join us on the courthouse lawn in Historic Downtown Millersburg for a FREE showing of The Lorax!! Bring your lawn chairs and blankets - popcorn and water will be provided (by donation). Movie system provided by the Holmes County Prevention Coalition.

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Music on the Square

When: 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

Where: Stage on the Berlin Square

Enjoy an evening of local, live entertainment with Servants Heart.

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Berlin Fireman's Festival

When:

Where: Berlin Elementary School

Live Music, Chicken BBQ, Concession Stands, Homemade Ice Cream, Activities for Children, Water Fight Competition with Paricipating Local Fire Departments, Fireworks after Dark. Fun for the whole family!

2nd Annual Holmes County Triathlon

When: 7:30 a.m.

Where: Lake Buckhorn

Be a part of the 2nd Annual Holmes County Triathlon and experience all the challenges nature has to offer in Amish Country. Begin with a lake swim (1/2 mile) in the gated-community of Lake Buckhorn. Defy the natural glacial elevation on the 13-mile bike ride through the Becks Mill Valley ascending to Sand Run Ridge that will challenge even the seasoned triathlete. Then finish with a 5 K run on the Holmes County Trail through the wooded marshland of the Killbuck Valley. Call 330674-5035 or visit www.active.com/triathlon/millersburg-oh/holmes-county-triathlon-2013 for more information.

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Music on the Square

When: 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

Where: Stage on the Berlin Square

Enjoy an evening of local, live entertainment with 39 West.


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