Pancakes on the griddle in Dalton, Orrville


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Ride Electric Earth Day, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Local Roots South parking lot at 140 S. Walnut Street, Wooster. For more information, visit

Easter Egg Hunt, 1 p.m. Saturday, Killbuck Park, ages 10 and up. The event is sponsored by the Killbuck CIC, Killbuck VFW Post 7079 Auxiliary and Killbuck Thrift Store.

Easter Egg Hunt, 2 p.m. Saturday, Oak Chapel United Methodist Church, 4203 W. Old Lincoln Way, Wooster. Take a basket for the eggs and a camera to take pictures with the Easter bunny.

Easter Activities in Shreve, Saturday, Shreve Elementary School. Kidz and Kritterz from noon to 2 p.m. near the school gazebo, where participants will have the chance to see and pet a donkey, lambs and a rabbit. Easter egg hunt at 1 p.m. behind the school.

The April 13 Eggs-travaganza egg hunt invites children to bring their baskets and look for eggs in Sangertown Square.

Wayne and Holmes Indian Trails County program, 1 p.m. Saturday, Historic Shreve Presbyterian Church, 343 N. Market St. The County Line Historical Society of Wayne/Holmes will host its second of five programs that are free and open to the public. Robert Haag of Doylestown is the speaker.

Swiss steak dinner, 4-7 p.m. Saturday, Beach City American Legion Hall Post 549, 125 Third Ave. NOT. Drive-thru only. The meal includes three-bean salad, applesauce, mashed potatoes/homemade gravy, corn, bread, and dessert. The cost is $10.

Wayne County Civil War Roundtable, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Wayne County Public Library, Wooster. The program will commemorate the 160th anniversary of the start of the “War Between the States”. It’s free and open to the public.

pancake breakfast, from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m., Saturday, April 23, at East Wayne Fire Station No. 1 in Dalton. Unlimited pancakes, eggs, potatoes, sausages, juice, coffee and water; donation only.

Run wild! Spring Run and Earth Day, 8 a.m. Saturday, April 23, The Wilderness Center, 9877 Alabama Avenue SW., Wilmot. Celebrate Earth Day with an early morning run/walk and experience the beauty of nature. Participate in the timed 10k or 5k, or bring the whole family for the One-Mile Fun Run! Entry fees will support conservation and nature education efforts.

Scarlet, Gray & Fair Green, 10 a.m. Saturday, April 23 at The Ohio State University’s Secrest Arboretum Visitor and Education Center. Exhibitions and events open to the public and free. There will be presentations, exhibits, tours, green mobility drive-ins, entertainment, games, prizes and food vendors (zero waste).

Cantata Singers Concert, 4 p.m. Saturday, April 23, Cornerstone Community Church, 18600 Davis Road, Dalton. The theme of the concert is Come to the water.

Orrville Rotary Club Pancake Day, 7 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 30, Trinity United Methodist Church, North Crownhill Road. The menu includes all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausages, applesauce and drinks. The suggested donation is $7; children 5 and under eat free. Take away will be available. Proceeds are used to support local and international Rotary projects. Use the north entrance.

Maple Syrup Festival Pancake and Sausage Lunch, 7-10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 30, Sonnenberg Mennonite Church, 14367 Hackett Road, Kidron. Meals are served on site or at the wheel, and by donation. Proceed with support missions and missionaries.

The United States Navy Band, 7:30 p.m., May 2, Ashland High School. Free and open to the public.

5K apple blossom, 9 a.m. Saturday, May 7, Bauman Orchards, 161 Rittman Ave., Rittman. Registration 8 a.m.; $30 pre-registration, $35 race day registration.

Killbuck Spring Garage Sales, 9 a.m. Saturday, May 7. The event is sponsored by Killbuck Community Improvement Corp. All Killbuck residents are invited to participate.

Professional wrestling, Saturday, May 14 at 7 p.m., at Cornerstone Elementary School Gymnasium, 101 W. Bowman St., Wooster; Dylan’s Annual Awareness Fundraiser. Tickets can be purchased at the door, while Operation: Fandom, 120 S. Market St., Wooster, will have discounted tickets in advance. Seven big matches, including a 15-player battle royale.

County Line Historical Museum Open House, second Saturday of each month (May 14), 12-3 p.m., 281 N. Market St., Shreve. Handicapped parking at the rear of the museum, as you enter the driveway from East Robinson Street. Adults $2; children 12 and under, free. For more information, call 330-464-4382 or email [email protected]

Region 4 Airstream Rally, May 19-22, downtown Wooster. Up to 125 trailers will criss-cross the streets.

Evening between ladies, Thursday, May 26, downtown Wooster. Registration and Swag Bags begin at 4:45 p.m. at Studio 217.

children’s day, 1-4 p.m. Saturday, June 4, Wayne County Public Library, Wooster. Sign up at

HRN Firefighters Field Day, 9 a.m. Saturday, June 11, Tuscarawas County Fairgrounds. Firefighter’s Exposition where firefighters from across the state compete in friendly competition. Firefighter-themed children’s activities where children aged 5 to 12 can imitate their heroes. Free entry. The opening ceremony is at 9 a.m. and the first ongoing event at 9:30 a.m.

The Wayne County Historical Society the eight-building campus is open every Saturday, with tours at 1 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults; free for children under 14. Special exhibits include “Votes for Women!”, “Apron Strings”, and “A Season of Quilts: Spring”. The historical society is located at 546 E. Bowman St., Wooster. The parking lot entrance is on Spink Street, just north of Bowman. For more information, visit or call 330-264-8856.

storybook trail at Kingwood Center Gardens, with “Good Night, Bat! Good Morning, Squirrel!”, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday, along the nature trail that begins at the Peacock Playhouse. General admission is $5 for ages 13 and up; admission is free for children 12 and under and for Kingwood members. The center is located at 50 N. Trimble Road, Mansfield.

Secret Garden Lounge, Saturday, June 11, Secret Arboretum, 2122 Williams Road, Wooster. The juried event will promote handmade crafts, plants and food. Applications are accepted. A printable form is available at Master gardeners will lead tours of the arboretum grounds. For more information, visit or contact Merry Gentry at [email protected] or 330-461-4160.


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