Please check the SPECIAL listings for more events

Garden of Roses of Legend & Romance, through mid-August. Hosta and Prairie Plants in the 88-acre Secrest Arboretum. Open during daylight hours OARDC. 330-263-3700.


Exhibit: "Fashions of Downton Abbey

Located in the Kister building, this exhibit is brought to you by the Textile Committee and will feature clothing popular during the time of the hit TV series, Downton Abbey, 1912-1923 (on display March-October 2014). Wayne County Historical Society Fri & Sat 1:30-4:30 PM 330-264-8856 http://waynehistoricalohio.org/

Woodturners Competition & Exhibit

Show honoring the best work of the year and featuring select Northeast Ohio artists. (May 22-July 12) Wayne Center for the Arts, Daily, 330-264-2787 www.wayneartscenter.org

Creston Community Yard Sale

Days set aside for the entire village to participate in an annual yard sale. Your trash is someone else's treasure! Creston Village 8 AM-5 PM 330-435-6021 www.crestonvillage.org

Perennial Party

Free classes and informative talks on butterfly and hummingbird gardens. Prizes, refreshments, and special sales. Deborah's Garden Market Sat 8 AM-6 PM, Sun 10 AM-6 PM 330-601-1027 www.deborahsgardenmarket.com

Cowboy Mounted Shooting

Watch these cowboys compete in timed shooting matches on horseback. Family-oriented club with members in wild west outfits. Wayne County Fairgrounds 10 AM 614-905-2008 www.nooutlaws.com

Kids' Day at the Library

Lots of kids' activities, animals, games, music and displays. Downtown Wooster 1-4 PM 330-262-6222 www.mainstreetwooster.org

Rose Garden Open House

The Ohio State University's Rose Garden, whose 1,500 old-fashioned roses should be in full, fragrant bloom, will host a free public open house with tours led by rose experts, pruning demo, and the sale of a limited number of roses, all propagated from plants in the garden. Garden of Roses of Legend and Romance, OARDC 10 AM 330-263-3612 http://secrest.osu.edu

Shreve Village-Wide Garage Sales

Over 100 sales in and around the village including businesses and a chicken BBQ at the Firehouse. Village of Shreve www.shreveohio.com

Walk the New Kenwood Property

This new addition to the landholdings protects the boundaries of Wooster Memorial Park and provides some easier hiking. Find out what is planned for the 48 acres and enjoy fantastic views of the Rathburn ravine. Wooster Memorial Park 2:00PM 330-263-5207 www.friendsofwmp.com

Kiwanis Strawberry Social

Strawberry Shortcake and ice cream, coffee and punch. Christmas Run Park 4:30-8:30 PM

Whiz Bang! Science Show

Have fun while learning about science. Dr. Dave Lohnes, OARDC's popular Whiz-bang Scientist, will encourage children to learn about science and will enrich the natural world experience. Free family fun. John Streeter Garden Amphitheater, Secrest Arboretum 7 PM 330-464-2148 http://secrest.osu.edu


Classic cars and street rods line the streets of historic Downtown Wooster. Live music and food vendors. Downtown Wooster 7-9:30 PM 330-262-6222 www.mainstreetwooster.org

American Cancer Society Relay for Life Wooster

Overnight fundraiser event benefitting cancer research, celebrating survivorship and remembering those who lost the battle. Wooster High School Fri 7 PM to Sat 1 PM 330-577-8773 www.relayforlife.org/wooster

Quailcrest Farm Spring Garden Fair

Over 45 garden-related artists and craftsmen, food and music set in the beautiful Quailcrest Gardens! Quailcrest Farm 10 AM-5 PM 330-345-6722 www.quailcrest.com

Ohio Light Opera Opening Night Gala

Freedlander Theatre 5:30-7 PM 330-263-2345 www.ohiolightopera.org

Cowboy Mounted Shooting Regionals

Watch these cowboys compete in timed shooting matches on horseback. Family-oriented club with members in wild west outfits. Wayne County Fairgrounds 10 AM 614-905-2008 www.nooutlaws.com

Guided Bird Walk

Free program-birders of all skill levels welcome. Please dress for the weather. Seaman Orientation Plaza-Secrest Arboretum 9 AM 330-464-2148 http://secrest.osu.edu

CANCELLED-Dalton Community Historical Society Strawberry Festival

Fresh strawberries, ice cream, sandwiches and live musical entertainment. CANCELLED Dalton Memorial Park, South Mill Street, Dalton 4-7 PM

Bike Night at The Olde Jaol

Live music by Colin Dussault, silent auction from 6 to 7:30, live auction starting at 8, 50/50 raffle, beer garten, best bike contest. All proceeds benefit the YMCA of Wooster. The Olde Jaol Steakhouse & Tavern 6-10 PM 330-264-3131 http://www.woosterymca.org/

Secrest AfterHours

Stop in after work for a brief presentation or tour, followed by hors d'oeuvres and social time. Secrest Arboretum,-OARDC-Miller Pavilion 5 PM 330-464-2148 http://secrest.osu.edu

Ladies' Night Out

Join us for a fun night of activities for women of all ages. Downtown Wooster 5-8 PM 330-262-6222 www.mainstreetwooster.org

5 Alarm Orrville Firefighters Fast Pitch Tournament

Proceeds go directly to fund the annual 4th of July Fireworks display. Orr Park 330-684-5051 www.orrville.com

Dinner Theatre "Survivor of the Tiantic"

Program presented by Chris Hart. Des Dutch Essenhaus 1 PM 330-378-2121 www.shreveohio.com/resources/county-line-historical-society

Wooster Urban Adventure Challenge

A team race that is part physical and part mental. Teams of 2 to 3 participants move by foot and bike through the city performing challenges at checkpoints. The College of Wooster 8 AM 330-234-4194 www.woosterurbanadventure.org

Buckin' Ohio Rodeo & Western Experience

Join Buckin' Ohio for a real Western Experience-fun for the whole family. See website for times and events. 8154 Garman Rd., Burbank 4 PM 330-624-7205 www.buckinohio.com

Quota Idol Singing Competition

Sponsored by Quota International of Wooster. Benefitting club's speech and hearing projects. Wooster High School 6 PM 330-345-6419 www.woosterquota.org

Smithville Community Historical Society Open House

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. Smithville Historical Society & Mishler Mill 2-4:30 PM 330-669-9308 www.rootsweb.com/~ohschs/index.html

Taste of Downtown Wooster

Food tastings from your favorite downtown restaurants, live music, beer and wine garden. Downtown Wooster 6:00PM-9:00PM 330-262-6222 www.mainstreetwooster.org

Cat's Meow Village Open House

Faline will be signing pieces from NOON-1 PM. Prize drawings and refreshments. Cat's Meow Village 10:30 AM-3:30 PM 330-264-1377 www.catsmeow.com

West Salem Town & Country Firefighters Festival

Fun for the family. Inflatables, food vendors, games, firgo game, and live music. School Campus, Fri 5-11 PM, Sat 10 AM-11 PM 419-853-4022

Northern Ohio Draft Pony Association Registered Haflinger and Draft Pony Sale

Fri Tack Sale, Sat Pony Sale. Wayne County Fairgrounds 9 AM 419-547-0994 www.nodpa.org

Quota Idol Singing Competition Finale

Sponsored by Quota International of Wooster. Benefitting club's speech and hearing projects. Wooster High School 6 PM 330-345-6419 www.woosterquota.org

Marshallville Antique Tractor Pull

One of the oldest pulls in the area. Marshallville Park 1 PM 330-855-1325

YMCA Run for the Health of It 5k!

Professionally timed race hosted by the Wooster YMCA. Wooster High School 8 AM 330-264-3131 www.woosterymca.org

ARRL Field Day

Corner of Burbank & Oldman Roads. Wayne Co. Communication Center 2 PM Sat-2 PM Sun 330-262-9321 www.w8woo.org

Paint Twp./Mt. Eaton Firemen's Festival & Fireworks

Chicken BBQ, music, and games. Fireworks at 10:15 PM School Grounds 4 PM 330-465-8610