Kingwood Center Gardens was all-orange this past weekend during its annual Pumpkin Glow.
An award-winning author and freelance photographer with roots in Richland County brought his craft to Malabar Intermediate School on Tuesday. David FitzSimmons, nationally acclaimed author of the “Curious Critters” book series, discussed his work in separate sessions with fourth-, fifth- and sixth-graders, then led two afternoon workshops for combined groups of fifth- and sixth-graders.
“Young people from about ages five to 12 are my first audience. Parents and educators are my secondary audience,” FitzSimmons told students in his final session of the day. “This is my job. I’m always working to be sure that my books meet national science standards. Before I write I study what you need to learn. When I do research I am very careful to document my sources,” he said. More…
The Fall Color Report of TourismOhio officially places the leaves of north central Ohio at or near their peak in turning color for the season.
The indicators for Mount Gilead State Park, Malabar Farm State Park, and Mohican State Park and Forest are all marked by a burnt orange circle, which indicates that each is “near peak.” More…
Saturday we had a group of teachers in for a private paint party! Some of them wanted to paint a pumpkin and some wanted to paint an apple…so our instructor showed them how to do both and let them choose! Because creating should be fun, laid back, and reflect the person doing the creating. Come to us next time you and your Co workers/family/friends want to spend some time together! And leave with a piece of art that you can be proud of. 419-756-1700 🎨🖌🍊🍎 #corkandeasel #kidsandcanvas #comepaintwithus #paintparties
The Mansfield Richland County Public Library regularly offers technology-oritented classes and workshops for patrons. Below are events taking place between now and the end of October. Friday events are open for “drop ins,” while the others require pre-registration (call the Computer Lab at 419.521.3146).
Word®-the Basics — Thursday October 20 at 5:30 PM — Learn how to navigate, format text, save, and retrieve a file. Students will learn to use the Cut, Copy and Paste commands to move text, and how to use the Help feature. More…
The Mansfield City Schools Board of Education will meet at 5:30 PM on Tuesday, Oct. 18, in the Dutton Community Room at Mansfield Senior High School.
District administrators will respond to a 74-page report by the Ohio Department of Education’s Center for Accountability and Continuous Improvement. After a weeklong visit in the district last November, ODE issued the report, detailing recommendations geared to “establishing or strengthening a cycle of continuous improvement.” More…
Downtown Mansfield, Inc. presents “Monsterfield Masquerade,” a day of Halloween fun on Saturday, October 29 in historic downtown Mansfield. Activities include downtown Trick or Treat with as well as the Halloween Parade.
With stops at over 65 participating downtown businesses and stands, Trick or Treat in downtown is an event not to be missed.
Trick or Treat will take place throughout downtown beginning at 10:00 AM and will continue through 11:30 AM. Directly following Trick or Treat, guests are encouraged to move to Park Avenue and watch the Halloween Parade. The parade will step off at 12:00 NOON at the intersection of Main Street and Fifth Street, will move south on Main Street, west on Park Avenue and north on Walnut Street. Parade entries are reviewed and judged.
Please note that citywide Trick of Treat in Mansfield is scheduled for Thursday, October 27 from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM.
Still trekking thru Ohio…..will have more to post! Park Avenue West was the "Street of Dreams" in its day where Mansfield businessmen & entrepreneurs built fabulous homes.Today the manses are separated by parking lots where houses once stood or houses are horribly altered to accommodate businesses. Some remain as homes by owners who take on the challenge to keep these magnificent homes alive as this one! #Victorian #thisoldhouse #victorianarchitecture #archi_ologie #archilovers #housestalker #houseaddict #oldhouseenthusiast #iloveoldhouses #oldhousecharm #historichouse #loveofoldhouses #beautifulhouseolandnew #houses_ofthe_world #oldhouselove