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The Wall That Heals
Thursday-Sunday, September 8-11 • 24/7 • Geauga County Fairgrounds

Parks Appreciation Day
Saturday, September 17 • 10 AM to 2 PM • Multiple parks

Holly Days Artisan Boutique
Saturday, November 12 • 10 AM to 4 PM • The West Woods

Free Exhibit: Home Sweet Habitat
Open Daily • 10 AM to 4:30 PM • The West Woods

 

 

 

 

 




Thursday-Sunday, September 8-11 Open 24/7
Geauga County Fairgrounds, 14373 N Cheshire St., Burton, OH 44021


Free of Charge for All


Presented by Geauga Park District & Geauga Veterans' Service Commission
in cooperation with Geauga County Fairgrounds


Press Release September 7 Escort Route Daily Agenda (Last updated: 8/26/16)

The Wall That Heals was created by the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VVMF) to travel to communities across the United States. The exhibit features a half-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C., approximately 250 feet in length, chevron-shaped and complete with the 58,249 names of those killed or missing in action from the conflict. Accompanying the wall is a mobile Education Center telling the story of the Vietnam War era and the Memorial. Visitors are welcome free of charge 24-7. Please click the links above for more information.

 

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Saturday, November 12 • 10 AM - 4 PPM
at The West Woods Nature Center


Artist Resources
Exhibitor Application

Holly Days shoppers always enjoy browsing a premier selection of juried Nature-themed holiday décor/gifts on display and for sale by 25+ regional artisans – the perfect place to find handmade items for everyone on your list. Indeed, previous years' juried artists have featured heirloom-quality ornaments and holiday decor, all-natural bath and beauty products, gourmet food and snack items, unique jewelry and accessories, beautiful and functional pottery and glass items, gifts hand-turned from wood, indoor planters and terrariums, and much more, all in the company of live holiday music. We're excited to present this holiday event again in 2016!

 

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Open daily 10 AM - 4:30 PM
at The West Woods Nature Center


Educate yourself throughout 2016 with this enjoyable, FREE Nature exhibit! Home Sweet Habitat: A Place for Wildlife to Survive and Thrive will show you all about Geauga County’s natural homes – divided between forests, meadows and wetlands – and introduce you to their residents both common and unique.

Expect many animal mounts, interactive elements (like a crawl-through log, an otter slide, and a crawl-in beaver lodge build with real beaver sticks!), a couple robotic animals, and hands-on displays, games and activities for the whole family.

The West Woods Nature Center is fully wheelchair/stroller accessible at 9465 Kinsman Road (Rt. 87) in Russell Township. Please call 440-286-9516 with questions.

 

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