Music, car show, pancakes, dances in Wayne, Ashland
Community meal, 5-6 p.m. Thursday, Jeromesville Lutheran Church, 18 E. North St., Jeromesville; Swedish meatballs on noodles, peas and carrots, rolls and pie. Free for anyone who can benefit from a home-cooked meal. For delivery to a closed location in Jeromesville and surrounding areas, call Sue at 419-282-1926.
Sebastian Music, 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Downtown Wooster, Main Street Music. For more information, email [email protected]
Snow Trail Music Festival, 6 p.m. Friday and 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Snow Trails, 3100 Possum Run Road Mansfield; tickets are $20 for a day or weekend pass, $40.
Winesburg Fall Gathering, Friday and Saturday; benefit auction Saturday noon. Learn more and purchase raffle tickets to support community members in need at www.visitwinesburgohio.com.
Jazz on standard time, 6-8 p.m. Friday, Downtown Wooster, Main Street Wooster. For more information, email [email protected]
“Taming the Shrew” 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Zimmerman-Bury Octagon House, 10095 Wadsworth Road, Marshallville. Shakespeare on the Lawn presented by the Orrville Community Theatre. Tickets at www.orrvillecommunitytheater.org or EventBrite at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/taming-of-the-shrew-by-orrville-community-theater-tickets-409358521357.
Wooster Town Center Farmer’s Market, Saturday 8 a.m. to noon, downtown Wooster. Jazz music by Design, Dave Tibbitts, 9am-11am under the Pavilion. For more information, email [email protected]
Plane flight and pancake breakfast, 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Saturday, Wayne County Airport; event hosted by Chapter 846, a local chapter of the Experimental Aircraft Association. Every child under the age of 16 will receive a free balsa plane to build and fly. A pancake breakfast, consisting of sausage, eggs, and coffee or juice, can be purchased throughout the morning. Profits support the chapter and its activities.
poker tower, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, starting at Leroy’s Bar & Grill, Wooster, and winding along scenic drives through Millersburg, Apple Valley, Butler, Ashland and ending at Ugly Duck in Wooster with live music and a car, hotrod, truck and motorcycle show. The race benefits children, with all proceeds helping to fund the Wayne County Safety First Helmet Project. Sign up at www.woosterquota.org or contact Doug Flinn at 330-234-6234.
Mansfield Arts Festival, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Central Park, downtown Mansfield Square. The free festival includes live art demonstrations, art vendors, live music, food trucks, make-and-go art projects for kids, and a scavenger hunt. The annual Richland County Celebration of Arts and Creativity features local artists.
Phoenix Oktoberfest, noon-11 p.m. Saturday, Phoenix Brewing Company, Mansfield. The event will feature Kilts vs Lederhosen, a rotation of Irish and German beer music performed live by an Irish band. There will be German food and 23 craft beers with many German-style beers from Ohio breweries.
PGP crayfish boil, 2 p.m. Saturday, Christmas Run Park Pavilion #3, Wooster; $10 a bowl; 3 point shootout, corn hole tournament, treasure hunt and more.
Bobby T, 6-8 p.m. Saturday, Downtown Wooster, Main Street Music. For more information, email [email protected]
Gnat Boxers Square Dance, 7 p.m. Saturday, Ida Sue School. For more information, contact [email protected] or visit gnatboxers.com.
Model T Day and Open House, 1:30-4:00 p.m. Sunday, Smithville Community Historical Society Mishler Weaving Mill on Main Street in Smithville. There will be an exhibition of vintage Model Ts and classic cars. Visitors are welcome to take their classic cars. All buildings in the Pioneer Village will be open. There will be a raffle of gift baskets and live music in the Pioneer Village. For more information, visit the Smithville Community Historical Society Facebook page or sohchs.org.
Round table on the civil war, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Wayne County Public Library, Wooster. The presentation will be “Black Men in Blue: The Civil War, Ohioans and the United States Colored Troops”.
Wayne’s Heart Walk, 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, Oak Hill Park, Wooster. The event celebrates stroke survivors by raising funds and encouraging physical activity. Kids Zone will feature activities for children and the science show Whiz Bang will take place at 5:15 p.m. Attendees can take part in health screenings and learn the vital skill of hands-only CPR. The walk begins at 5:45 p.m. There is a 2 mile course with hills throughout the park.
Wine, beer and more, 6-9 p.m. Thursday, September 22; annual fundraiser for Main Street Wooster. There will be four locations offering local and international wines and beers to sample. Standard admission is $50 each while VIP admission is $100 each.
dog obedience classes, 6:30-8:30 p.m. September 22, 29 and October 6, Smithville United Methodist Church; $85 registration fee. Class limit to eight. Register by calling 330-669-2371.
Tribute to Dave Broehl, 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, Wayne County Historical Society. The WCHS will dedicate its permanent collection exhibit halls in honor of the late Dave Broehl. The ceremony, on the historical society’s campus at 546 E. Bowman St., Wooster, is free and open to the public. A plaque will be unveiled and visitors will be able to visit the new David Broehl exhibition halls. Additional parking will be available in the St. Mary’s Church parking lot.
Wayne BANDARAMA County, 7 p.m. on Saturday, September 24 at Triway High School Stadium. For more information, contact the Tri-County Educational Services Center, Michelle Muro, at 330-345-6771, Ext. 253, or email [email protected]
Walk to the Historical Society’s Living History Cemetery, 1-3 p.m. Sunday, September 25, Ashland Cemetery. Ashland’s historical figures will be brought to life by local re-enactors. The Living History Cemetery Walk is suitable for families and people of all ages. The event is open to the public with a suggested donation of $5. No reservation is required.
Dick Mackey Legacy Dance, 2 p.m. Saturday, September 25, Ida Sue School, Wooster. Dick Mackey has taught Western-style square dancing classes for the Gnat Boxer Square Dance Club for over 50 years. For more information, contact [email protected] or visit gnatboxers.com.
Canada Council Chocolate Walk, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday 15 October, Place Médina. Tickets will be available for purchase from September 13 through October 13. 13 for $30. If there are tickets left, last minute tickets will be available on October 14 and 15 for $40. Tickets can be purchased at www.medinacountyartscouncil.org. The Chocolate Walk raises funds for grants to arts teachers and arts organizations in Medina County, scholarships to senior graduates who have excelled in the arts, and free arts performances and experiences during the annual Arts Week.
Savor and sip, 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, October 25, Mid-Ohio Conference Center, Mansfield. The Savor & Sip event is a celebration of all things culinary, from appetizers, main courses, desserts, pastries and beverages, to some of the region’s finest restaurants, caterers, bakeries, delis and beverage companies. There will be entertainment and a silent auction. Admission is $20 per person when registered by October 11. Attendees are encouraged to register through the events calendar at richlandareachamber.com.
Mohican 5K, 9 a.m. on Saturday, November 5. Proceeds will be used to help maintain and improve the bike path connecting downtown Loudonville to the Mohican State Park Campground. For more information, call the Loudonville Chamber office, 419-994-4789.
Dalton Holiday Festival, December 3-4, downtown Dalton. Craft show, parade, other contests, other holiday festivities.
The Wayne County Historical Society The eight-building campus is open every Saturday, with tours at 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults, free for ages 14 and under. In addition to the permanent collection, special exhibits include ‘Dean Chance: His Life and Legend’, ‘Wayne County Men & Women in WWII’ and ‘A Season of Quilts: Summer’. The historical society is located at 546 E. Bowman St. in Wooster. The parking lot entrance is on Spink Street, just north of Bowman. For more information, visit waynehistoricalohio.org or call 330-264-8856.
Northern Ohio Railroad Museum, 5515 Buffham Road, Seville, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday through September 28. On the second and fourth Saturdays of each month (weather permitting), ride a historic 1914 streetcar, Shaker Heights Rapid Transit car 12, on the museum’s demonstration railroad. Trolley rides are scheduled every hour on the hour from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Adult and teen tickets are $4; children 6-12, $2; and 5 and under, free. For more information, visit www.northernohiorailwaymuseum.org.