Main Street Music, Car Show, Exhibits, Ashland Orchestra

Scott MarshallMusic, Thursday, 6-8 p.m., Downtown Wooster, Main Street Wooster’s Main Street Music Event. For more information send an e-mail [email protected].

Dance Open House at the Wayne Center for the Arts, Thursday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Meet and greet new Executive Director Sara Brink and Community Dance School Coordinator Brittany Eckstrom. Receive copies of the dance program manual and syllabus, and try a free class alongside the dancers of the WCA dance company.

Ana Marija Frank, 4-6 p.m. Friday, Downtown Wooster, Main Street Music Event by Main Street Wooster. For more information send an e-mail [email protected].

Edward Aquino, 6-8 p.m. Friday, Downtown Wooster, Main Street Music Event by Main Street Wooster. For more information send an e-mail [email protected].

Wooster Town Center Farmer’s Market, Saturday 8 a.m. to noon in downtown Wooster, free live music by Ed Marthey 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the clubhouse. For more information send an e-mail [email protected].

Equipment for Glory Car Show, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Smithville Mennonite Church, 6097 Akron Road, Smithville. All makes and models are welcome. No entry fees. Family activities. Donation collected for Breakaway Gas Fund.

Electric Friday with Elise Bonezzi, 6-8 p.m. Saturday, Downtown Wooster, Main Street Music by Main Street Wooster event. For more information send an e-mail [email protected].

Woodturners Guild & Zella Groop Exhibit Opening Reception, 5-7 p.m., Thursday, September 8, Wayne County Center for the Arts. The exhibition runs until September 24. Hand turned by North Coast Woodturning. Groop was a self-taught painter, beginning as a small child. Over the years, the subjects of his paintings were usually picturesque, colorful landscapes and rural farms in and around Wayne County.

Ladies Bungo Night, 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8, Greystone Event Center. Fundraising for Forget-Me-Not Baskets. Tickets include a variety of appetizers, two bar tickets, lemonade/tea/water and Bunco. Register on

Metamorphosis, 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9, Wooster Mennonite Church. An evening of original Lee Miller Matsos debut music, covers and songs of praise and worship. Featuring Tim Shue and other local musicians. A voluntary donation will be accepted for the benefit Mennonite Central Committee Emergency Response in Ukrainewhich offers aid in the areas of trauma healing, emergency housing, supplies and food parcels for those in need.

Chippewa Lake Village-Wide Yard Sale, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, Lake Chippewa. Furniture, tools, antiques and much more. Look for the pink directional arrows pointing to participating homes.

“Fanfare for a New Beginning”, 7:30 p.m., Saturday, September 10, Robert M. & Janet L. Archer Auditorium at Ashland High School, 1440 King Road. The Ashland Symphony Orchestra opens its 53rd season with Music Director and Conductor Michael Repper. Tickets are $24 for adults and $21 for seniors. Child and student tickets are free with the purchase of an adult or senior ticket, although they can be purchased for $5 each to benefit the Symphony. Free tickets are only available by phone or at the door. For more information, call 419-289-5115 or visit

The tactile sounds of Motown, 7:30 p.m., Saturday September 10, Lions Lincoln Theater, Massillon. Tickets are $25, $30 and $35 and can be purchased at or by calling 330-481-9105.

square dance, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Sunday, September 11, Wayne County Fairgrounds Coliseum. Classes start at 7 p.m. Admission is free with show admission.

Molto Bella Auto Show, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Sunday, September 11, Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, Akron. A range of vintage Ferraris, rare classics, custom and exotic sports cars and other high-value vehicles are included in the more than 300 cars on display on the Great Meadow, with the historic mansion and gardens as a backdrop . Self-guided tours of the mansion and gardens are included with admission. Regular tickets for Molto Bella are $19 adults, $10 youth (3-17). All tickets are on presale online at or by phone at 330-315-3287.

Erin Brockovitch, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 13, Kent State Stark Conference Center. Tickets are free and available to the public beginning at 8 a.m. Monday at Kent State University at Stark’s Main Hall.

PGP crayfish boil, 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17, Christmas Run Park Pavilion #3, Wooster; $10 a bowl. 3 point shootout, corn hole tournament, treasure hunt and more.

Wine, beer and more, 6-9 p.m. Thursday, September 22; annual fundraiser for Main Street Wooster. There will be four locations offering local and international wines and beers to sample. Standard admission is $50 each while VIP admission is $100 each.

dog obedience classes, 6:30-8:30 p.m. September 22, 29 and October 6, Smithville United Methodist Church; $85 registration fee. Class limit to eight. Register by calling 330-669-2371.

Walk to the Historical Society’s Living History Cemetery, 1-3 p.m. Sunday, September 25, Ashland Cemetery. Ashland’s historical figures will be brought to life by local re-enactors. The Living History Cemetery Walk is suitable for families and people of all ages. The event is open to the public with a suggested donation of $5. No reservation is required.

Canada Council Chocolate Walk, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday 15 October, Place Médina. Tickets will be available for purchase from September 13 through October 13. 13 for $30. If there are tickets left, last minute tickets will be available on October 14 and 15 for $40. Tickets can be purchased at The Chocolate Walk raises funds for grants to arts teachers and arts organizations in Medina County, scholarships to senior graduates who have excelled in the arts, and free arts performances and experiences during the annual Arts Week.

Savor and sip, 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, October 25, Mid-Ohio Conference Center, Mansfield. The Savor & Sip event is a celebration of all things culinary, from appetizers, main courses, desserts, pastries and beverages, to some of the region’s finest restaurants, caterers, bakeries, delis and beverage companies. There will be entertainment and a silent auction. Admission is $20 per person when registered by October 11. Participants are encouraged to register via the events calendar at

Dalton Holiday Festival, December 3-4, downtown Dalton. Craft show, parade, other contests, other holiday festivities.

The Wayne County Historical Society The eight-building campus is open every Saturday, with tours at 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults, free for ages 14 and under. In addition to the permanent collection, special exhibits include ‘Dean Chance: His Life and Legend’, ‘Wayne County Men & Women in WWII’ and ‘A Season of Quilts: Summer’. The historical society is located at 546 E. Bowman St. in Wooster. The parking lot entrance is on Spink Street, just north of Bowman. For more information, visit or call 330-264-8856.

Northern Ohio Railroad Museum, 5515 Buffham Road, Seville, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday through September 28. On the second and fourth Saturdays of each month (weather permitting), ride a historic 1914 streetcar, Shaker Heights Rapid Transit car 12, on the museum’s demonstration railroad. Trolley rides are scheduled every hour on the hour from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Adult and teen tickets are $4; children 6-12, $2; and 5 and under, free. For more information, visit