Picnic during a farm, check out aged skeleton and play games during several venues: Valley …

October 13, 2015 - Picnic Time

CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio – Spend an afternoon in a nation and assistance United Way Services of Geauga County. Kelly’s Working Well Farm is hosting a cookout 12:30 – 3:30 p.m. Oct. 25 with games and crafts to advantage UW. With Halloween usually around a corner, children are speedy to wear their costumes and shock adult some fun.


Located during 16519 South Franklin St. in Bainbridge, a plantation is reduction than 1 mile from Chagrin Falls. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children. Advance tickets are permitted at kellysworkingwellfarm.com or by job Betsy Covington during 216-436-2119.

KWWF is a nonprofit operative plantation that strives to use tolerable rural practices and serves as a place for teaching, training and village building. Now in a fourth year, a Covington’s took an deserted skill and incited it into a plantation with chicken, goats, sheep, rabbits, guinea hens and ducks.

Visitors learn about gardening, food production, food refuge and cooking with internal mixture and herbs. The plantation hosts propagandize groups and other children’s margin trips as good as a “Farm Girl” array for women to suffer a potion of booze while they learn to cook, can and safety food.

Have a Cookie: You’ve survived a final taxation prolongation deadline for 2014 sovereign taxes, Oct. 15, it’s time to celebrate. The Solon Historical Society will horde a family diversion night and “Cookie Night” 7 p.m. Oct. 16.

This gaming is a back-to-basics approach, according Bob Shimits, a group’s president. No smartphones, computers or gaming systems, usually house games, cards, checkers, Monopoly and many some-more are to be enjoyed. All ages are welcome. If we have a favorite game, move it to share.

Bring a dozen of your favorite cookies to share, and a multitude will supply a cold milk. This is a giveaway event, open to a public. The museum is located during 33975 Bainbridge Rd. Call 440-248-3586 for information.

The Geauga Park District invites children to get in a Halloween suggestion naturally 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 24 during The West Woods park in Russell. “Nature Explorers: Spooky Nature” is designed for children age 6 to 7 and for those 8 to 11.

Participants are speedy to wear a nature-related dress and learn about some of nature’s creepy, crawly critters and their sinful adaptations. Parents can dump their children off during a Nature Center and spend a time exploring a park.

The Geauga Park District is also hosting a Howl’oween Hound Hike, where both bipeds and their dogs can misbehave in dress 1-3 p.m. Oct. 31 during a Pine Grove Shelter in Chickagami Park.

Participants are speedy to move dog towels, a H2O bowl, poop dip and clean-up bags. Dogs should be on an eight-foot limit control and be non-aggressive. Only one dog per handler is permitted.

Registration is compulsory for both park programs during geaugaparkdistrict.org or 440-286-9516. Questions will also be fielded during that number.

Now for something unequivocally scary: Celebrate Ohio Archaeology Month. Drop in during a West Woods 1-4 p.m. Oct. 18 to learn about about Ohio’s beginning famous tellurian inhabitants. The Paleoindians pioneered a segment with a shelter of a glaciers during a finish of a Ice Age.

Explore hands-on activities to exam your Paleoindian skills, such as spear-throwing, flint-knapping and starting a glow by attrition and make your possess flint scraper. You can play a caribou sport game, trade for essential materials in a Stone Age barter meet, and take partial in a unnatural archaeological puncture to expose artifacts. Most activities will be wheelchair/stroller accessible.

From 3 to 4 p.m., Mike Fath, Archaeological Society of Ohio member, will benefaction his “Tool Time: Stone Age Handyman’s Special,” and his collection of Paleoindian flint artifacts used for operative wood, bone and hides. His speak is geared for comparison children and adults. You can to move in your Indian artifacts for identification.

From 4 -5 p.m. Cleveland Museum of Natural History Archaeologist Brian Redmond will benefaction an overview of Paleoindian lifestyle and report some pivotal Ohio archaeological discoveries and singular artifact finds that have suggested ancient artifacts and justification of animal butchering on good recorded skeleton of Ice Age animals including mastodons and a hulk belligerent sloth.

The vaunt featuring Ice Age-era skeleton found in Geauga County, stays adult during The West Woods Nature Center by a finish of a year. Check it out while attending one of these programs, or make a devise to revisit any day between a hours of 10 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. with a exceptions of Thanksgiving, a day after Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Registration is not compulsory for any of a Ice Age programs.

Contact geaugaparkdistrict.org or 440-286-9516 with questions. The West Woods is located during 9465 Kinsman Road in Russell Township and is wheelchair/stroller accessible.

Re-visit a Titanic: The River Street Playhouse opens a new deteriorate with a dash 8 p.m. Oct. 31. The theater’s prolongation of Jeffrey Hatcher’s suspenseful play “Scotland Road” continues Friday and Saturday evenings by Oct. 31.

It’s a tasty diversion of cat and rodent where no one is who they seem. Set in a 1990s, a pleasing immature lady wearing 19th century wardrobe is found floating on an iceberg in a center of a north Atlantic. When rescued, a lady says usually one word, “Titanic.”

Could it be? “Scotland Road” is a 1993 leader of a Lois and Richard Rosenthal’s New Play Prize. The story stems from Hatcher’s imagination after he review a publication headline, “Titanic Survivor Found on Iceberg,” along with a autobiography of William Godwin, who had attempted to talk an purported 200-year-old defrosted ice man, usually to find it a hoax.

“With a many tract twists and turns, operative on a play has been a stirring ride,” pronounced CVLT Director Laurel Bryant. “Delving into any impression led my expel and organisation into surpassing discussions on a formidable inlet of a tellurian spirit. Each of us binds a tip temperament we fear will be discovered, though by divulgence a secrets, we find we all share a common bond.”

River Street Playhouse is located during 56 River St., west of a categorical CVLT building in Chagrin Falls. All seats are $12. Contact 440-247-8955 or cvlt.org.

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