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.

2015
7/1-7/4

Fire in the Sky Girls 14U National Qualifier Softball Tournament

Orr Park, Orrville 330-684-5051 www.orrville.com
7/3-7/5

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
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

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
7/4

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. 11 AM 330-749-7010
7/4

Benefit Quilt Auction

Benefiting the Crippled Children's Bureau. Kidron Auction 9 AM 330-857-2641 or www.kidronauction.com
7/4

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
7/4

Orrville Rotary Firecracker 5k Run/Pump-N-Run

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

"Ruddigore" Children's Introduction to Theatre

Freedlander Theater Lobby 1-2 PM 330-263-2345 www.ohiolightopera.org
7/9

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 Arboret 7 PM 740-485-0129 http://secrest.osu.edu
7/10-7/11

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
7/10-7/11

Open House County Line Historical Society

281 N. Market St., Shreve County Line Historical Society Fri 6-8 PM, Sat NOON-3PM & 6-8 PM 330-496-4024 www.shreveohio.com/resources/county-line-historical-society
7/10-7/11

Lehman's Summer Celebration

Lehman's Hardware 10 AM-3 PM 888-438-5346 www.Lehmans.com
7/10-8/29

Sonja Henney Tugend Exhibit: "Surfaces"

Textiles and Encaustics. Wayne Center for the Arts Daily, 330-264-2787 www.wayneartscenter.org
7/10-8/29

ARTiculations 2015 Exhibit

Quilts and encaustics featuring Carole Pollard, Sandy Shelenberger and Judith Kessler. Wayne Center for the Arts Daily, 330-264-2787 www.wayneartscenter.org
7/11

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
7/17-7/18

Johnny Appleseed Festival

Parade Saturday at 3:30 PM. Vendors, games, entertainment, and Chicken BBQ. Apple Creek Village Park 3:30-11 PM 330-698-3571
7/18

Ohio River Valley Texas Longhorn Cattle Show

Wayne County Fairgrounds 9 AM-4 PM 419-606-6184 www.facebook.com/ORVTLA
7/18

Buckin' Ohio Rodeo & Western Experience

See website for times and events. 8154 Garman Rd., Burbank 4 PM 330-624-7205 www.buckinohio.com
7/19

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 1:30-4 PM 330-669-9308 www.rootsweb.com/~ohschs/index.html
7/22

Guided Summer Walk

Walks call your attention to seasonal treasures. Dress for the weather. Seaman Orientation Plaza-Secrest Arboretum 10 AM 740-485-0129 http://secrest.osu.edu
7/23

Sounds of Downtown

Spend a relaxing evening in Downtown Wooster listening to street musicians. Downtown Wooster 6-8 PM 330-262-6222 www.mainstreetwooster.org
7/23

Taste of Downtown Wooster

Spend a relaxing evening in Downtown Wooster listening to street musicians. Downtown Wooster 6-9 PM 330-262-6222 www.mainstreetwooster.org
7/23-7/25

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
7/24-7/26

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
7/25

Marshallville Antique Tractor Pull

One of the oldest pulls in the area. Marshallville Park 1 PM 330-855-2212
7/25

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
7/26-11/1

Exhibit:  Timless Glass from the Past to Future

Extensive collection assembled by the Wayne County Early American Collectors Club from early patterns to what may become collectible. Wayne County Historical Society Fri & Sat 1-4 PM, Tue 1:30-4:30 PM, or by appointm 330-264-8856 waynehistorical.org
7/28-7/31

Ohio Light Opera Festival Symposium

Freedlander Theatre 330-263-2345 www.ohiolightopera.org
7/30

WCHS Summer Community Band Concert

Enjoy a wonderful summer evening in Downtown Wooster featuring the Wayne County Historical Society Summer Band. Downtown Wooster 7-8:30 PM 330-262-6222 www.mainstreetwooster.org
7/31-8/2

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
7/31-8/1

Ohio Mennonite Relief Sale

Huge Quilt and Wood Auction which raises money for world-wide relief through the Mennonite Central Committee. Great food! Celebrating 50 years! Buckeye Event Center Fri 4 PM, Sat 7 AM 330-682-4843 www.ohiomccreliefsale.org
August