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October

WAYNE COUNTY CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Please check the SPECIAL listings for more events

Ornamental Plants: View crabapple & holly fruit, autumn foliage coloration at the 88-acre Secrest Arboretum, OARDC, open daylight hours. 330-263-3700.

10/1

Fall Festival

Visit Ramseyer Farms' two giant corn mazes, farm animals, scenic hayrides, pedal cart track, Corn Crib Chute, and thousands of pumpkins! Ramseyer Farms Sat 11 AM-7 PM, Sun 1-5 PM 330-264-0264

Website: www.ramseyerfarms.com

10/6-10/7

Orrville Community Yard Sale Days

Plan to spend the day in Orrville. Bargains to be found all around Orrville. City of Orrville 9 AM-4 PM 330-682-8881

Website: www.orrvillechamber.com

10/6-10/7

Customer Appreciation Sale

Join Schlabach Furniture for this sale. Brownies and Ice Cream available Friday and Saturday. Schlabach Furniture Store Hours 330-695-2249

10/7-10/8

Williamsburg Festival

Step back 200 years in time to 18c Williamsburg. For two days the Pine Tree Barn is transformed into a bustling colonial village. Explore the market place with unique wares that surround the village square. Meet selected artists who will demonstrate techniques of traditional craftsmen. Colonial militia encampment, period cuisine, and activities for the kids. Pine Tree Barn & farm 9 AM-5 PM 330-264-1014

Website: www.PineTreeBarn.com

10/7

Apple Festival Days

Enjoy wagon rides into the orchard to pick your own apples. Hay maze and petting zoo. Bauman Orchard 8 AM-5 PM 330-925-6861

Website: www.baumanorchards.com

10/7

Village of Shreve Garage Sales & Chicken BBQ

Annual fall village-wide sales. Drive Thru Chicken BBQ "Wayne County Fair style" at the Shreve Mobile Station beginning at 10:30 AM benefitting the County Line Historical Society. Village of Shreve

Website: www.shreveohio.com

10/7

Moreland Community Heritage Day

Theme this year will be Celebrating the Killbuck Valley featuring, birds, bees and butterflies. 8594 James Rd., Wooster 10 AM-6 PM 330-464-3653

Website: www.morelandcommunityhistoricalsociety.org

10/7

Autumn Discovery Day Tree & Shrub Sale

Enjoy the beauty of autumn while shopping for trees and shrubs. Benefit for arboretum programs. Secrest Arboretum-OARDC 9 AM- NOON 740-485-0129

Website: http://secrest.osu.edu

10/7

Walk to End Alzheimer's

A walk to raise awareness and funds for alzheimer's care, support and research. Wooster High School 8:30 AM 330-650-0552

Website: www.alz.org/walk

10/7-10/8

Fall Festival

Visit Ramseyer Farm's two giant corn mazes, farm animals, scenic hayrides, pedal cart track, Corn Crib Chute, and thousands of pumpkins! Ramseyer Farms Sat 11 AM-7 PM, Sun 1-5 PM 330-264-0264

Website: www.ramseyerfarms.com

10/9

Customer Appreciation Sale

Join Schlabach Furniture for this sale. Schlabach Furniture Store Hours 330-695-2249

10/11

Jessica Fellowes

The author and journalist will share the real life inspiration behind the "Downton Abbey" series. A book signing will follow. A ticket will be required. Free tickets will be available at all Wayne County Library locations beginning Sept.5. OARDC Fisher Auditorium 7:00 PM 330-262-0916

10/12-10/13

Rummage Sale

Woman's Guild Rummage Sale. Thursday 8 am - 5 pm; Friday 8 am - 1:30 pm. Friday is $5.00 bag day. We receive a variety of items for our Rummage Sale so you never know what treasures you might find. Trinity United Church of Christ 330-264-9250

Website: www.trinityucc.org

10/13-10/14

Enchanted Forest

Meet the creatures of the forest along pumpkin-lit trails. You will meet friendly costumed creatures who sing songs, tell jokes and share stores of life in the woodlands. Refreshments served and families are encouraged to wear costumes at this fun, educational non-scary event. The Wilderness Center 6:30-8:30 PM 330-359-5235

Website: www.wildernesscenter.org

10/13-10/14

The Haunted Orchard

Visit them online for more information and house rules. 1618 Portage Rd. Wooster 7:30-11 PM

Website: www.thehauntedorchard.com

10/14

Guided Bird Walk

Free program-birders of all skill levels welcome. Dress for the weather. Seaman Orientation Plaza-Secrest Arboretum 9:00 AM

Website: http://secrest.osu.edu

10/14

Troutman Vineyards Winery Harvest Festival

Come join us for our annual Harvest Festival! With grape stomping, cellar tours, live music all day, and lots of wine. Troutman Vineyards 11 AM-8 PM 330-263-4345

Website: www.troutmanvineyards.com

10/14-10/15

Wayne County Farm Tour

Spend the day in beautiful rural Wayne County on a self-drive tour of area farms and agricultural businesses while enjoying the fall colors. Northeast Wayne County Sat 11 AM-6 PM, Sun 1-6 PM 330-263-7456

Website: www.wccvb.com

10/14-10/15

Fall Festival

Visit Ramseyer Farm's two giant corn mazes, farm animals, scenic hayrides, pedal cart track, Corn Crib Chute, and thousands of pumpkins! Ramseyer Farms Sat 11 AM-7 PM, Sun 1-5 PM 330-264-0264

Website: www.ramseyerfarms.com

10/17

Civil War Roundtable

Author, Carleton Young, will discuss his book, Voices from the Attic, the story of two brothers who fought many battles during the Civil War and detailed them through letters home. Wayne County Public Library, Wooster 6:30 PM 330-262-0916

Website: www.wcpl.info

10/20-10/21

The Haunted Orchard

Visit them online for more information and house rules. 1618 Portage Rd. Wooster 7:30-11 PM

Website: www.thehauntedorchard.com

10/21

Bucket & Beans Car Show

Car Show serving bean soup and our famous bologna sandwiches. What a great way to celebrate fall! Marshallville Historical Society 12:30 PM 330-855-2212

10/21

Smithville Community Historical Society Open House & Apple Butter Making

Apple Butter will be made at the Pioneer Village over and open fire. Craftsmen will be in the buildings. Only Mishler Mill and Reception Center are handicapped accessible. Smithville Historical Society & Mishler Mill 1:30-4 PM 330-669-9308

Website: www.rootsweb.com/~ohschs/index.html

10/21

Woopex 2017 Wooster Stamp Show

The Wooster Stamp Club welcomes visitors to our annual stamp show and exhibition. Ida Sue School 9 AM-5 PM 330-262-5378

Website: www.hilltopstamps.com

10/21

Kidron Beet Festival

Celebrate the beet at this unique festival with music, food, and Red Beet Contest with judging at 11 AM. Sonnenberg Village, 13515 Hackett Rd. Kidron 10 AM-4 PM 330-857-9111

Website: www.kidronhistoricalsociety.org

10/21

Speaker Kevin Willard "A Day at Odell's Lake"

County Line Historical Society hosting speaker Kevin Willard who grew up right beside the lake. Ken Miller Gas and Oil Museum 1:00 PM 330-464-4382

Website: www.shreveohio.com

10/21

Triway Music Boosters Fall Craft Show

Get a jump on your holiday shopping at our annual craft show benefitting the Triway Music Program. Lunch available. Triway High School 10 AM-4 PM 419-544-1630

10/21-10/22

Fall Festival

Visit Ramseyer Farm's two giant corn mazes, farm animals, scenic hayrides, pedal cart track, Corn Crib Chute, and thousands of pumpkins! Ramseyer Farms Sat 11 AM-7 PM, Sun 1-5 PM 330-264-0264

Website: www.ramseyerfarms.com

10/27-12/3

The Glow of Paris

An exhibit of photos of bridges over the River Seine in Paris by Wooster native Gary Zuercher. Wayne Center for the Arts 11:00AM - 9:00PM 330-264-2787

Website: www.wayneartscenter.org

10/27

Sounds of Downtown

Spend a relaxing evening in Downtown Wooster listening to street musicians. Downtown Wooster 6-8 PM 330-262-6222

Website: www.mainstreetwooster.org

10/27-10/28

The Haunted Orchard

Visit them online for more information and house rules. 1618 Portage Rd. Wooster 7:30-11 PM

Website: www.thehauntedorchard.com

10/28

Elaine Arnold's Holiday Boutique

Silk floral, Christmas arrangements and wreaths. Ornaments, penny rugs, and handmade greeting cards. 1052 Perkins Dr., Wooster 9 AM-3 PM 330-264-9686

10/28

Jumpin' Pumpkin Jamboree

Tour 1868 Railroad Museum. Running model trains on display. Orrville Depot Museum 10 AM-4 PM 330-683-2426

Website: www.orrvillerailroad.com

10/28-10/29

Fall Festival

Visit Ramseyer Farm's two giant corn mazes, farm animals, scenic hayrides, pedal cart track, Corn Crib Chute, and thousands of pumpkins! Ramseyer Farms Sat 11 AM-7 PM 330-264-0264

Website: www.ramseyerfarms.com

10/30

Meals with a Mission

A benefit for Wooster Rotary scholarships and literacy projects.(walk-ins are welcome and carry-out is available) Tickets available from Rotary members, Buehler's Milltown and Buehler's Towne Market beginning 10/2 and TJ's one week before the event. TJ's Restaurant Noon to 8:00 PM 330-262-7111

Website: www.woosterrotary.org