July

WAYNE COUNTY CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Please check the SPECIAL listings for more events

Flowering annuals and herbs in ATI Horticulture Garden and OARDC flowerbeds. 330-263-3700.

2014
7/1-7/5

Orrville Firefighters Independence Day Celebration

See our website for a full list of festival events and times. Orr Park, Orrville Parade 7/1 7 PM. Fireworks 7/5 10:15 PM 330-684-5051 www.orrville.com
7/1-10/31

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/
7/1-7/12

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
7/3-7/5

Fire in the Sky Girls 14U National Qualifier Softball Tournament

Orr Park, Orrville 330-684-5051 www.orrville.com
7/3

USAF Band of Flight Concert

The United States Air Force Band of Flight, an active duty military band based at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, will perform during this free concert. Bring your lawn chairs! Presented by Main Street Wooster. Downtown Wooster in front of Everything Rubbermaid 7-8:30 PM 330-262-6222 www.mainstreetwooster.org
7/4

Ohio Light Opera Community Pops Concert

The Ohio Light Opera Orchestra and Chorus perform at this annual pops concert. Bring your lawn chairs! Downtown Wooster 7-8 PM 330-262-6222 www.mainstreetwooster.org
7/4-7/6

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 4th at 7:30PM, 5th and 6th at10 AM 614-905-2008 www.nooutlaws.com
7/4

Fredericksburg Independence Day Parade

Line up starts at 9:30 AM at intersection of Fredericksburg and Graber Rds. Parade starts at 11 AM, "Wayne County's Biggest Small Town Parade." Ball games & food concession stands following the parade at the ball diamond. 330-749-7010
7/4

Wooster Community Fireworks

North of the Kinney Building on Burbank Rd. between Highland and Oldman Rd. Entertainment and concessions at the soccer complex. Kinney Property Activities 7 PM, Fireworks 10 PM 330-464-6305
7/5

Benefit Quilt Auction

Benefiting the Crippled Children's Bureau. Kidron Auction 9 AM 330-857-2641 or www.kidronauction.com
7/5

Orrville Fireworks Display

All attention will be focused on the skies above Orrville as they erupt into a fury of thunder! Orr Park, Orrville 10:15 PM 330-684-5051 www.orrville.com
7/5

Orrville Rotary Firecracker 5k Run/One Mile Walk

Benefiting community needs. Orrville Christian Church 8:30 AM 330-683-2000 www.rsraingsystems.com
7/10

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
7/11-7/12

Lehman's Summer Celebration

Lehman's Hardware 10 AM-3 PM 888-438-5346 www.Lehmans.com
7/11-7/12

Village of Shreve Homecoming Celebration & Fireworks

The Village of Shreve invites you to their Annual Homecoming Festival with fair type concessions, free entertainment, Salute to the Troops Friday night and a great firework display Saturday evening! Downtown Shreve area www.shreveohio.com
7/11-7/12

Open House County Line Historical Society

281 N. Market St., Shreve County Line Historical Society Fri 6-8 PM, Sat NOON-3 PM & 6-8 PM 330-496-4024 www.shreveohio.com/resources/county-line-historical-society
7/12

Walk in Rathburn Run

Enjoy the cool water on a hot day. See the ledges from below and catch some critters in the run. Wear footwear that can be 100% wet. Wooster Memorial Park 10:00AM 330-263-5207 www.friendsofwmp.com
7/12

Field of Dreams Softball Game

Special Olympics softball game pairing up local business players with athletes from Nick Amster Workshop for a great night of baseball. Wooster Foursquare Gospel Church 6 PM 330-262-5735 www.woosterchamber.com
7/17-7/19

Wayne County Library Book Sale

A benefit for the programs at the library. Basement of Operations Center, 304 N. Market, Wooster Thursday & Friday 9-4:30, Sat. 9-2.
7/18

Ohio Light Opera Party on the Patio

The Wooster Inn 6-7 PM 330-263-2345 www.ohiolightopera.org
7/18-7/19

Johnny Appleseed Festival

Festivities and rides at Apple Creek Village Park. 7/19-John Schmid entertains. Apple Creek Village Park Parade Sat at 3:30 PM 330-698-3571 www.applecreekhs.org
7/19

Texas Longhorn Cattle Show

The 17th annual Ohio River Texas Longhorn Association cattle show. Some of the greatest Texas Longhorn cattle to have ever lived, some with horns that will measure over 80" from tip to tip. Free admission. Wayne County Fairgrounds 9:00AM 419-606-6184
7/19

Family Bug Night & Insect Walk

Bring your flashlight and share in the excitement of seeing insects at night! Educational games-all ages welcome, fun for the whole family. Secrest Arboretum 8 PM 330-263-3723 http://secrest.osu.edu
7/20

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
7/23

Guided Summer Walk

Walks call your attention to seasonal treasures. Dress for the weather. Seaman Orientation Plaza-Secrest Arboretum 10 AM 330-464-2148 http://secrest.osu.edu
7/24-7/26

Sleepwalker Festival

The Annual Sleepwalker Festival celebrates community, tradition, and family. Originated when merchants would stay open late and wear their nightclothes to work! The pajamas are gone but the festivities live on featuring festival foods, games, music and a car show. Downtown Rittman Parade Thu at 6 PM 330-925-4828 www.rittmanchamber.com
7/25-7/27

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

The Wayne County Performing Arts Council (WaCPAC) presents its Summer Youth production, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.

Wayne Center for the Arts Fri 7:30 PM, Sat & Sun 3 PM 330-465-6430 http://www.wacpac.org
7/25-7/27

Parade of Homes

Annual tour of homes and newest home innovations. See website for times and locations. TBA Fri 3-8 PM, Sat 1-8 PM, Sun 1-6 PM 330-345-1293 www.whhba.com
7/26

Wayne/Holmes Day of Hope Walk

First annual walk to spread awareness about suicide prevention.  Keynote address by Dr. Susan Bowling of the Cleveland Clinic, Walk and various Remembrance Activities.  Brought to you by Wayne/Holmes Suicide Prevention Coalition.

Oak Hill Park 9 AM 330-264-2527 http://dayofhopewalk.org/
7/26

Ohio Light Opera Ice Cream Social/CANCELLED

Freedlander Theatre Lawn 6-7 PM 330-263-2345 www.ohiolightopera.org
7/26

Buckin' Ohio Rodeo & Western Experience

See website for times and events. 8154 Garman Rd., Burbank 4 PM 330-624-7205 www.buckinohio.com
7/26

Marshallville Antique Tractor Pull

One of the oldest pulls in the area. Marshallville Park 1 PM 330-855-1325
7/26

Mid-Ohio Mopars Car Show & Swap Meet

Dodge, Plymouth, and Chrysler Brand Classic Car Show, Car Corral & Swap Meet. Wayne County Fairgrounds 8 AM-4 PM 330-464-6613 www.midohiomopars.us
7/30

Wooster Community Band Concert

Enjoy a wonderful summer evening in Downtown Wooster featuring our own community band. Downtown Wooster 7-8:30 PM 330-262-6222 www.mainstreetwooster.org
August