History & Tourism

Kingwood Expands Entire Family Offerings

18 Apr , 2021  

By 1812Blockhouse

Kingwood Center Gardens in Mansfield has always been a special place for kids and their parents.

Many Richland County and area children, even those who are now seniors, have rich memories of visits to that magical place in their youth — seeing the flowers and, of course, feeding the peacocks!

Kingwood has recently expanded its programs for the entire family. Below are a handful taking place through the end of May; click on any for more information and/or online registration. More…

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History & Tourism

April Brings Birds And Butterflies

3 Apr , 2021  

By 1812Blockhouse

Thinking of April conjures up tulips and spring air; warmer temperatures and blooming wildflowers.

It also suggests birds and butterflies — both of which are being showcase this month across Richland County.

Following are links to events and workshops on this theme — click on any for more information and, where available, online registration. Please note that the Birding Boat Tours repeat on Sunday, April 25 at the same times, and that other Mohican Wildlife Weekend events may have a component dealing with birds or butterflies. More…

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History & Tourism

Kingwood Offering Workshops, Educational Programs During April, May

29 Mar , 2021  

By 1812Blockhouse

Mansfield’s Kingwood Center Gardens is continuing its mission to share the beauty of its gardens together with horticultural education so you can succeed in your own gardening activities.

To that end, the landmark attraction welcomes visitors to attend workshops and educational programs throughout the year. Some are geared for children, some for “more seasoned” gardeners, and so for the entire family.

Here are several coming up during the month of April and the first part of May. More…

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All About Richland

Coming Up At Kingwood

28 Feb , 2021  

By 1812Blockhouse

As the weather begins to warm up, slowly but surely, activity is beginning to increase all over Richland County — including at Kingwood Center Gardens.

Workshops and educational offerings are ramping up in March. Here are several that will be taking place between March 1 and 16. Click on any for more information.

Winter hours remain in effect for those part of Kingwood that are open at this time of year — the gardens and grounds from 10 AM to 5 PM, and the Garden & Gift Shop, Gateway Cafe, and Display Greenhouse from 10 AM to 4:30 PM. More…

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All About Richland

Mansfield Art Center February Workshops

3 Feb , 2021  

By 1812Blockhouse

Indulge your artistic impulses this month and head to the Mansfield Art Center for one of their fascinating workshops.

The following are on tap for the remainder of the month. Click on any for additional information. More…

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All About Richland

February Workshops At Kingwood Center

1 Feb , 2021  

By 1812Blockhouse

There are still many things to do in the middle of some classic north central Ohio winter weather.

Why not exercise your creative side while taking a workshop or two at Mansfield’s Kingwood Center? There are several to choose from during the month of February — see below for details from Destination Mansfield – Richland County.

For more information on any of these, contact Kingwood Center at (419) 522-0211. More…

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All About Richland

Finding New Leaves On Your Family Tree

4 Sep , 2020  

By 1812Blockhouse, Ohio Genealogical Society

Are you a family history researcher or enthusiast? Have you hit a brick wall while searching for your paternal grandmother’s maternal grandfather?

If so, some tips might be in order — and we just happen to live in the county that is home to the Ohio Genealogical Society, an organization that can point you in the right direction!

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All About Richland

Workshops At Kingwood Begin Soon

27 Mar , 2019  

With the season opening of Kingwood Center Gardens arriving next week comes a month of familiar and new workshops. Here is what is on offer during April: More…

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