• American Sewing Guild Garment Gals and Guy, 10 a.m. Saturday, Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library, 3512 Darrow Road, Stow. For information, email Margaret Crawford at [email protected] or go to http://www.asgakroncanton.org.

• Dayton Nurseries, 11 a.m. Saturday, Dayton Nurseries, 3459 S. Cleveland-Massillon Road, Norton. Growing Up! Vertical Gardening: Hanna Rhodes will discuss how you can use plants’ natural tendencies to grow upward to make the most of your garden. $8. 330-825-3320 or email [email protected].

• Donzell’s Flower and Garden Center, 11 a.m. Saturday, Donzell’s, 937 E. Waterloo Road, Akron. Starting Seeds Indoors with Lee Paulsen, Master Gardener. Free. To register, call 330-724-0505.

• Gardeners of Greater Akron, 5:30 p.m. Monday, St. George Antiochian Church Fellowship Hall, 3204 Ridgewood Road, Copley. Social hour followed by dinner at 6:30 p.m. Tom S. Cooperrider, Kent Bog State Nature Preserve, will present a program on the restoration of Tamarack Bog. Dinner is $13. 330-548-9174.

• American Sewing Guild Wadsworth Group, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Trinity Church of Christ, 215 High St., Wadsworth. For information, email Laurie Schmelzer at [email protected] or go to http://www.asgakroncanton.org.

• Medina County Master Gardener Volunteers, 9 a.m. to noon Feb. 24, A.I. Root Candle Community Room, 640 W. Liberty St., Medina. The Resilient Garden: Integrating Native Plants into Your Existing Landscape. $25, $40 for two. To register, go to http://www.go.osu.edu/MGVseminar.

• Dayton Nurseries: Birds of Prey, 11 a.m. Feb. 24, Dayton Nurseries, 3459 S. Cleveland-Massillon Road, Norton. Carol Zeh will discuss how birds of prey help to control the environment and keep systems in balance. $8. 330-825-3320 or email [email protected].

• Donzell’s Flower and Garden Center, 11 a.m. Feb. 24, Donzell’s, 937 E. Waterloo Road, Akron. Indoor Gardening: Growing Healthy Houseplants with Scott Rose of Donzell’s. Free. To register, call 330-724-0505.

• American Sewing Guild Ellet Group, 10 a.m. Feb 28, Ellet Community Center, 2449 Wedgewood Drive, Akron. For information, email Audrey Boyd at [email protected] or go to http://www.asgakroncanton.org.

• Summit County Master Gardeners, 7 p.m. Feb. 28, F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm, 1828 Smith Road, Akron. Barb Holtz, outreach educator, Ohio Prairie Nursery, will present Sustainable Landscapes. http://www.summitmastergardeners.org.

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• The Importance of Honey Bees, 11 a.m. Saturday, Dayton Nurseries, 3459 S. Cleveland-Massillon Road, Norton. Emily Mueller will discuss the value of these pollinators. $8. 330-825-3320 or email [email protected].

• Donzell’s Flower and Garden Center, 11 a.m. Saturday, Donzell’s, 937 E. Waterloo Road, Akron. Winter Garden Seminar: Growing Orchids in Your Home, with the Greater Akron Orchid Society. Free. To register, call 330-724-0505.

• American Sewing Guild Garment Gals and Guy, 10 a.m. Feb. 17, Stow Library, 3512 Darrow Road, Stow. Information, email Margaret Crawford at [email protected] or go to http://www.asgakroncanton.org.

• Dayton Nurseries, 11 a.m. Feb. 17, Dayton Nurseries, 3459 Cleveland-Massillon Road, Norton. Growing Up! Vertical Gardening: Hanna Rhodes will discuss how you can use plants’ natural tendencies to grow upward to make the most of your garden. $8. 330-825-3320 or email [email protected].

• Donzell’s Flower and Garden Center, 11 a.m. Feb. 17, Donzell’s, 937 E. Waterloo Road, Akron. Winter Garden Seminar: Starting Seeds Indoors with Lee Paulsen, Master Gardener. Free. To register, call 330-724-0505.

• American Sewing Guild Wadsworth Group, 7 p.m. Feb. 21, Trinity Church of Christ, 215 High St., Wadsworth. Information, email Laurie Schmelzer at [email protected] or go to http://www.asgakroncanton.org.

• Medina County Master Gardener Volunteers, 9 a.m. to noon Feb. 24, A.I. Root Candle Community Room, 640 W. Liberty St., Medina. The Resilient Garden: Integrating Native Plants into Your Existing Landscape. $25, $40 for two. Registration deadline is Feb. 16. To register, go to http://www.go.osu.edu/MGVseminar.

• Dayton Nurseries: Birds of Prey, 11 a.m. Feb. 24, Dayton Nurseries, 3459 Cleveland-Massillon Road, Norton. Carol Zeh will discuss how birds of prey help to control the environment and keep systems in balance. $8. 330-825-3320 or email [email protected].

• Donzell’s Flower and Garden Center, 11 a.m. Feb. 24, Donzell’s, 937 E. Waterloo Road, Akron. Winter Garden Seminar: Indoor Gardening: Growing Healthy Houseplants with Scott Rose of Donzell’s. Free. To register, call 330-724-0505.

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• The Basics of Soil, 11 a.m. Saturday, Dayton Nurseries, 3459 S. Cleveland-Massillon Road, Norton. Tom Dayton will discuss pH, nutrients, soil amendments and the soil composition in our area. $8. 330-825-3320 or email [email protected].

• Quail Hollow Herb Society, 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Quail Hollow State Park Manor House, 13480 Congress Lake Road, Hartville. Lynn Vogel, Portage County Master Gardener, will discuss phenology (the study of cyclic and seasonal natural phenomena). Call Pat Kaiser at 330-877-2873.

• American Sewing Guild Fairlawn Group, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Resnik Community Learning Center, 65 N. Meadowcroft Drive, Akron. Information, email Connie Bair at [email protected] or go to http://www.asgakroncanton.org.

• Portage County Beekeepers Beginner’s Beekeeping Classes, 6:30-9 p.m. Thursday, continuing Feb. 15 and 22, at the Portage County Soil and Water Conservations District, 6970 State Route 88, Ravenna. $60. To register, go to http://bit.ly/BeeClass2018.

• Twinsburg Garden Club, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Christ the King Lutheran Church, 10285 Ravenna Road, Twinsburg. Denise Ellsworth, director of the Honey Bee and Native Pollinator Education Program at the Ohio State University Wooster. http://www.twinsburg-garden-club.com.

• The Importance of Honey Bees, 11 a.m. Feb. 10, Dayton Nurseries, 3459 S. Cleveland-Massillon Road, Norton. Emily Mueller will discuss the value of these pollinators. $8. 330-825-3320 or email [email protected].

• Donzell’s Flower and Garden Center, 11 a.m. Feb. 10, Donzell’s, 937 E. Waterloo Road, Akron. Winter Garden Seminar: Growing Orchids in Your Home, with the Greater Akron Orchid Society. Free. To register, call 330-724-0505.

• American Sewing Guild Garment Gals and Guy, 10 a.m. Feb. 17, Stow Library, 3512 Darrow Road, Stow. Information, email Margaret Crawford at [email protected] or go to http://www.asgakroncanton.org.

• Dayton Nurseries, 11 a.m. Feb. 17, Dayton Nurseries, 3459 Cleveland-Massillon Road, Norton. Growing Up! Vertical Gardening: Hanna Rhodes will discuss how you can use plants’ natural tendencies to grow upward to make the most of your garden. $8. 330-825-3320 or email [email protected].

• Donzell’s Flower and Garden Center, 11 a.m. Feb. 17, Donzell’s, 937 E. Waterloo Road, Akron. Winter Garden Seminar: Starting Seeds Indoors with Lee Paulson, Master Gardener. Free. To register, call 330-724-0505.

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• American Sewing Guild Tallmadge Group, 1 p.m. Thursday, Tallmadge Lutheran Church, 759 East Ave., Tallmadge. Information, email Leesa Hileman at [email protected] or go to http://www.asgakroncanton.org.

• The Basics of Soil, 11 a.m. Feb. 3, Dayton Nurseries, 3459 S. Cleveland-Massillon Road, Norton. Tom Dayton will discuss pH, nutrients, soil amendments and the soil composition in our area. $8. 330-825-3320 or email [email protected].

• Quail Hollow Herb Society, 2-4 p.m. Feb. 4, Quail Hollow State Park Manor House, 13480 Congress Lake Road, Hartville. Lynn Vogel, Portage County Master Gardener, will discuss phenology (the study of cyclic and seasonal natural phenomena). Call Pat Kaiser at 330-877-2873.

• American Sewing Guild Fairlawn Group, 6:30 p.m. Feb. 6, Resnik Community Learning Center, 65 N. Meadowcroft Drive, Akron. Information, email Connie Bair at [email protected] or go to http://www.asgakroncanton.org.

• Portage County Beekeepers Beginner’s Beekeeping Classes, 6:30-9 p.m. Thursdays, Feb. 8-22, at the Portage County Soil and Water Conservations District, 6970 State Route 88, Ravenna. $60. To register, go to http://bit.ly/BeeClass2018.

• Twinsburg Garden Club, 6:30 p.m. Feb. 8, Christ the King Lutheran Church, 10285 Ravenna Road, Twinsburg. Denise Ellsworth, director of the Honey Bee and Native Pollinator Education Program at the Ohio State University Wooster. http://www.twinsburg-garden-club.com.

• The Importance of Honey Bees, 11 a.m. Feb. 10, Dayton Nurseries, 3459 S. Cleveland-Massillon Road, Norton. Emily Mueller will discuss the value of these pollinators. $8. 330-825-3320 or email [email protected].

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• Gardeners of Greater Akron, 5:30 p.m. Monday, St. George Fellowship Centre, 3204 Ridgewood Road, Copley. Dinner at 6:30 p.m. $12 at the door. http://gogakron.org/index.htm.

• American Sewing Guild Wadsworth Group, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Trinity Church of Christ, 215 High St., Wadsworth. Information, email Laurie Schmelzer at [email protected] or go to http://www.asgakroncanton.org.

• Portage County Beekeepers, 7 p.m. Thursday, Maplewood Career Center, 7075 State Route 88, Ravenna. Denise Ellsworth will speak about phenology and applications for beekeeping. Free and open to the public. For more information, call Mary Lovin at 330-325-3028.

• Summit County Master Gardeners, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 20, Our Lady of Cedars Banquet Center, 507 S. Cleveland-Massillon Road, Fairlawn. Design & Beyond Garden Symposium, “The Heart and Soul of the Garden.” Keynote speaker Paul Zammit of Toronto Botanical Garden. $50. Registration at http://www.summitmastergardeners.org.

• American Sewing Guild Garment Gals and Guy, 10 a.m. Jan. 20, Stow Library, 3512 Darrow Road, Stow. Information, email Margaret Crawford at [email protected] or go to http://www.asgakroncanton.org.

June-in-January Outdoor Living Exposition, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 20, noon to 4 p.m. Jan. 21 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 27, Buchwalter Greenhouse, 6554 Back Orrville Road, Wooster. “A Taste of Summer” focus on decks, patios, and backyards, with refreshments, cooking demonstrations, Lerch’s Donut station, and seminars on outdoor living trends, beekeeping, miniature gardening, landscape design. Free. For information and a schedule, go to http://www.juneinjanuary.com

• American Sewing Guild Ellet Group, 10 a.m. Jan. 24, Ellet Community Center, 2449 Wedgewood Drive, Akron. Information, email Audrey Boyd at [email protected] or go to http://www.asgakroncanton.org.

• Summit County Master Gardeners, 7 p.m. Jan. 24, F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm, 1828 Smith Road, Akron. Tom Dayton presents “A New Look to Old-Fashioned Hydrangeas.” http://www.summitmastergardeners.org.

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• Summit County Beekeepers Association, 7-9 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 10-Feb. 7, Summit County Fairgrounds, 229 E. Howe Road, Tallmadge. Beginner Beekeepers Classes: Getting started with bees, city regulations, equipment/tools, bee biology, best plants for bees, diseases, beekeeping throughout the year, honey, beeswax and products. $85 individual, $100 family. For information or registration, go to http://www.summitbeekeepers.com.

• Emerald Necklace Garden Club, 9:15 a.m. Jan. 11, Christ the Redeemer Lutheran Church, 9201 Brecksville Road, Brecksville. Highlights of 2017 meetings, information and samples of table designs for the June flower show. For more information, call Lisa at 440-838-0558 or email [email protected].

• American Sewing Guild Wadsworth Group, 7 p.m. Jan. 17, Trinity Church of Christ, 215 High St., Wadsworth. Information, email Laurie Schmelzer at [email protected] or go to http://www.asgakroncanton.org.

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• American Sewing Guild Fairlawn Group, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Resnik CLC, 65 N. Meadowcroft Drive, Akron. Email Connie Bair at [email protected] or go to http://www.asgakroncanton.org.

• American Sewing Guild Tallmadge Group, 1 p.m. Thursday, Tallmadge Lutheran Church, 759 East Ave., Tallmadge. Email Leesa Hileman at [email protected] or go to http://www.asgakroncanton.org.

• Summit County Beekeepers Association, 7-9 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 10-Feb. 7, Summit County Fairgrounds, 229 E. Howe Road, Tallmadge. Beginner Beekeepers Classes: Getting started with bees, city regulations, equipment/tools, bee biology, best plants for bees, diseases, beekeeping throughout the year, honey, beeswax and products. $85 individual, $100 family. For information and registration, go to http://www.summitbeekeepers.com.

• Emerald Necklace Garden Club, 9:15 a.m. Jan. 11, Christ the Redeemer Lutheran Church, 9201 Brecksville Road, Brecksville. Highlights of 2017 meetings, information and samples of table designs for the June flower show. Call Lisa at 440-838-0558 or email [email protected].

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• Warm Up Akron meeting, 3:30-5 p.m. Tuesday, Mogadore Branch Library, 144 S. Cleveland Ave. Members knit and crochet rectangles that are used to make afghans for needy people in the Akron area. http://warmupakron.webs.com.

• Summit County Beekeepers Association, 7-9 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 10-Feb. 7, Summit County Fairgrounds, 229 E. Howe Road, Tallmadge. Beginner Beekeepers Classes: Getting started with bees, city regulations, equipment/tools, bee biology, best plants for bees, diseases, beekeeping throughout the year, honey, beeswax and products. $85 individual, $100 family. For information and registration, go to http://www.summitbeekeepers.com.

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• Warm Up Akron meeting, 3:30-5 p.m. Dec. 26, Mogadore Branch Library, 144 S. Cleveland Ave. Members knit and crochet rectangles that are used to make afghans for needy people in the Akron area. http://warmupakron.webs.com.

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• Warm Up Akron meeting, 3:30-5 p.m. Tuesday at Mogadore Branch Library, 144 S. Cleveland Ave. Members knit and crochet rectangles that are used to make afghans for needy people in the Akron area. http://warmupakron.webs.com.

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• Summit County Beekeepers’ Association, 5-7 p.m. Friday, Lion’s Park, 641 Silver Lake Ave., Cuyahoga Falls. Holiday Open House. Learn about the importance of pollinators, meet Summit County beekeepers and stock up on gifts for the holidays. Free and open to the public. http://www.summitbeekeepers.com.

• Glow Print and Book Sale, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Dec. 9 and noon to 6 p.m. Dec. 10, Cleveland Botanical Garden, 11030 East Blvd., Cleveland. Special three day sale of botanical and art prints, rare and collectible books. 216-707-2812.

• Stan Hywet Holiday Tea and Centerpiece Workshop, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 9, Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, 714 N. Portage Path, Akron. Enjoy a tea luncheon and create a holiday centerpiece with fresh greens and seasonal decor, with instruction from florist Scott Robertson of Stems Fleur. $100, $80 members. For reservations, call 330-315-3287 or go to http://www.stanhywet.org.

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• Warm Up Akron meeting, 3:30-5 p.m. Tuesday, Mogadore Branch Library, 144 S. Cleveland Ave. Members knit and crochet rectangles that are used to make afghans for needy people in the Akron area. http://warmupakron.webs.com.

• Summit County Beekeepers’ Association, 5-7 p.m. Dec. 8, Lion’s Park, 641 Silver Lake Ave., Cuyahoga Falls. Holiday Open House. Learn about the importance of pollinators, meet Summit County Beekeepers and buy gifts. Free and open to the public. http://www.summitbeekeepers.com.

• Warm Up Akron meeting, 3:30-5 p.m. Dec. 12, Mogadore Branch Library, 144 S. Cleveland Ave. Members knit and crochet rectangles that are used to make afghans for needy people in the Akron area. http://warmupakron.webs.com.

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• 2017 Rocky River Fall Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at Rocky River Memorial Hall, 21016 Hilliard Blvd. $3. A portion of the proceeds benefits the Karen Foundation for MS. http://www.avantgardeshows.com.

• Warm Up Akron meeting, 3:30-5 p.m. Nov. 28, Mogadore branch library, 144 S. Cleveland Ave. Members knit and crochet rectangles that are used to make afghans for needy people in the Akron area. http://warmupakron.webs.com.

• Santa Cookie Plate Paint Party, 6 p.m. Tuesday, Akron-Summit County Public Library’s Goodyear Branch, 60 Goodyear Blvd., in Akron. Craft your own, one-of-a-kind, Santa cookie plate. Kimberly Henderson will be the instructor. Registration required. Call 330-784-7522.

• Flint Knap-In, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, the Wilderness Center, 9877 Alabama Ave. SW, near Wilmot. A gathering of craftsmen who chip (knap) flint to replicate arrow heads, spear points, knives and other implements. For more information, call 877-359-5235 or go to http://www.wildernesscenter.org.

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• Nature Art Fest, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Sharon Township. More than two dozen artists from Northeast Ohio will offer artwork inspired by nature or made using natural materials. http://www.MedinaCountyParks.com.

• Strongsville Fall Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Strongsville Ehrnfelt Recreation Center, 18100 Royalton Road. $3. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Project Night Night. http://www.avantgardeshows.com.

• Chippewa Garden Club, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Brecksville Community Center, 1 Community Drive, Brecksville. Holiday fundraiser show, Woodland Inspired Holiday Trends. Featuring Molly Taylor of Molly Taylor and Company from Hudson. $10. Call Lynne Evans at 440-668-6128 or go to http://www.chippewagardenclub.com.

• Warm Up Akron meeting, 3:30-5 p.m. Tuesday, Mogadore branch library, 144 S. Cleveland Ave. Members knit and crochet rectangles that are used to make afghans for needy people in the Akron area. http://warmupakron.webs.com.

• Twinsburg Garden Club, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Twinsburg Community Center, 10260 Ravenna Road, Twinsburg. Make greenery swags to decorate Twinsburg public spaces. Call Sue Davis at 330-697-7818 or email [email protected] or go to http://www.twinsburg-garden-club.com.

• Warm Up Akron meeting, 3:30-5 p.m. Nov. 28, Mogadore branch library, 144 S. Cleveland Ave. Members knit and crochet rectangles that are used to make afghans for needy people in the Akron area. http://warmupakron.webs.com.

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• Quail Hollow Volunteer Association, 1-4 p.m. Saturday at Quail Hollow Park, Hartville. Stock up on seed at Quail’s Nest Gift Shop and the Carriage House Nature Center. http://www.quailhollowpark.net.

• Canton Fall Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at St. George Serbian Center, 4667 Applegrove St. NW, North Canton. $3. A portion of the proceeds benefits Fostering Hope. http://www.avantgardeshows.com.

• Quail Hollow Herb Society, 2-4 p.m. Sunday at Quail Hollow State Park Manor House, 13480 Congress Lake Road, Hartville. Master Gardener Ruth Davis will teach the art of salve-making using common herbs. Call Mary Lovin at 330-325-3028.

• Emerald Necklace Garden Club, 9:15 a.m. Thursday at Christ the Redeemer Lutheran Church, 9201 Brecksville Road, Brecksville. Garrett Ormiston, from the Museum of Natural History, will present Autumn Interest: Utilizing Native Plants in the Garden for Fall Flowers and Foliage. Call Lisa at 440-838-0558 or email [email protected], or go to http://www.EmeraldNecklace GardenClub.com.

• Nature Art Fest, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 11 and noon to 4 p.m. Nov. 12, Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Sharon Township. More than two dozen artists from Northeast Ohio will offer artwork inspired by nature or made using natural materials. http://www.MedinaCountyParks.com.

• Strongsville Fall Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 11 at Strongsville Ehrnfelt Recreation Center, 18100 Royalton Road. $3. A portion of the proceeds benefits Project Night Night. http://www.avantgardeshows.com.

• Chippewa Garden Club, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14, Brecksville Community Center, 1 Community Drive, Brecksville. Holiday Fundraiser Show Woodland Inspired Holiday Trends. Featuring Molly Taylor of Molly Taylor and Company from Hudson. $10. Call Lynne Evans at 440-668-6128 or go to http://www.chippewagardenclub.com.

• Warm Up Akron meeting, 3:30-5 p.m. Nov. 14, Mogadore Branch Library, 144 S. Cleveland Ave. Members knit and crochet rectangles that are used to make afghans for needy people in the Akron area. http://warmupakron.webs.com.

• Twinsburg Garden Club, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 16, Twinsburg Community Center, 10260 Ravenna Road, Twinsburg. Make greenery swags to decorate Twinsburg public spaces. Call Sue Davis at 330-697-7818 or email [email protected] or go to http://www.twinsburg-garden-club.com.

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• Cleveland Botanical Garden Book Sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Cleveland Botanical Garden, 11030 East Blvd., Cleveland. Thousands of gardening, botanical, and horticultural books and rare botanical prints. 216-707-2812.

• Streetsboro Quilt Guild, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Streetsboro Methodist Church, 8940 State Route 43, Streetsboro. Streetsboro Quilt Guild Garage Sale with fabrics, patterns, books, quilting tools, kits and more. http://www.streetsboroquiltguild.com.

• Summit County Master Gardeners, 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Lakefront Center, 2491 Canfield Road, Akron. Priscilla Kiehl presents Make a Living Wreath. http://www.summitmastergardeners.org.

• Quail Hollow Volunteer Association, 1-4 p.m. Nov. 4 at Quail Hollow Park, Hartville. Stock up on seed at Quail’s Nest Gift Shop and the Carriage House Nature Center. http://www.quailhollowpark.net.

• Canton Fall Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 4 at St. George Serbian Center, 4667 Applegrove St. NW, North Canton. $3. A portion of the proceeds benefits Fostering Hope. http://www.avantgardeshows.com.

• Quail Hollow Herb Society, 2-4 p.m. Nov. 5 at Quail Hollow State Park Manor House, 13480 Congress Lake Road, Hartville. Master Gardener Ruth Davis will teach the art of salve-making using common herbs. Call Mary Lovin at 330-325-3028.

• Emerald Necklace Garden Club, 9:15 a.m. Nov. 9, Christ the Redeemer Lutheran Church, 9201 Brecksville Road, Brecksville. Garrett Ormiston, from the Museum of Natural History, will present “Autumn Interest: Utilizing Native Plants in the Garden for Fall Flowers and Foliage.” Call Lisa at 440-838-0558 or email [email protected], or go to http://www.EmeraldNecklace GardenClub.com.

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• American Sewing Guild Garment Gals and Guy, 10 a.m. Saturday, Stow Library, 3512 Darrow Road, Stow. Work on backpacks for the Haven of Rest. Margaret Crawford at 330-809-6354 or email [email protected].

• Warm Up Akron meeting, 3:30-5 p.m. Tuesday, Mogadore Branch Library, 144 S. Cleveland Ave. Members knit and crochet rectangles that are used to make afghans for needy people in the Akron area. http://warmupakron.webs.com.

• Chippewa Garden Club, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Brecksville Community Center, Human Services Building, 2 Community Drive, Brecksville. Noelle Akon talks about plants for fall planting. http://www.chippewagardenclub.com.

• American Sewing Guild Ellet Group, 10 a.m. Wednesday, Ellet Community Center, 2449 Wedgewood Drive, Akron. Learn to make a Christmas stocking. Audrey Boyd at 330-628-4847 or email [email protected].

• Ikebana Akron Chapter, 10 a.m. Friday at the Cuyahoga Falls Public Library, 2015 Third St., Cuyahoga Falls. Demonstration of arrangements for October and November from the Chico school. Call Betty Jo Scurei at 330-923-8850.

• Cleveland Botanical Garden Book Sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 27 and 28, noon to 5 p.m. Oct. 29., Cleveland Botanical Garden, 11030 East Blvd, Cleveland. Thousands of gardening, botanical, and horticultural books and rare botanical prints. 216-707-2812.

• Streetsboro Quilt Guild, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 28 at the Streetsboro Methodist Church, 8940 State Route 43, Streetsboro. Streetsboro Quilt Guild Garage Sale with fabrics, patterns, books, quilting tools, kits and more. http://www.streetsboroquiltguild.com.

• Summit County Master Gardeners, 7 p.m. Nov. 1 at the Lakefront Center, 2491 Canfield Road, Akron. Priscilla Kiehl presents Make a Living Wreath. http://www.summitmastergardeners.org.

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].

• Harvest Festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Hale Farm & Village, 2686 Oak Hill Road, Bath. Offers seasonal experience such as cider press demonstrations, apple butter churning demonstrations, meeting with Johnny Appleseed, pumpkin painting, and more. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for ages 3-12. 330-666-3711 or http://www.halefarm.org.

• Portage County Beekeepers, noon Saturday, Portage Soil and Water Office, 6970 State Route 88, Ravenna. Honey Extraction Workshop. Call Mary Lovin at 330-325-3028.

• American Sewing Guild Wadsworth Group, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Trinity United Church of Christ, 215 High St., Wadsworth. Laurie Schmeltzer, 330-336-4067 or email [email protected].

• American Sewing Guild Garment Gals and Guy, 10 a.m. Oct. 21, Stow Library, 3512 Darrow Road, Stow. Work on backpacks for the Haven of Rest. Margaret Crawford at 330-809-6354 or email [email protected].

• Warm Up Akron meeting, 3:30-5 p.m. Oct. 24, Mogadore Branch Library, 144 S. Cleveland Ave. Members knit and crochet rectangles that are used to make afghans for needy people in the Akron area. http://warmupakron.webs.com.

• Chippewa Garden Club, 7 p.m. Oct. 24, Brecksville Community Center, Human Services Building, 2 Community Drive, Brecksville. Noelle Akon talks about plants for fall planting. http://www.chippewagardenclub.com.

• American Sewing Guild Ellet Group, 10 a.m. Oct. 25, Ellet Community Center, 2449 Wedgewood Drive, Akron. Learn to make a Christmas stocking. Audrey Boyd at 330-628-4847 or email [email protected].

• Ikebana Akron Chapter, 10 a.m. Oct. 27 at the Cuyahoga Falls Public Library, 2015 Third St., Cuyahoga Falls. Demonstration of arrangements for October and November from the Chico school. Call Betty Jo Scurei at 330-923-8850.

• Cleveland Botanical Garden Book Sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 27 and 28, noon to 5 p.m. Oct. 29., Cleveland Botanical Garden, 11030 East Blvd, Cleveland. Thousands of gardening, botanical, and horticultural books and rare botanical prints. 216-707-2812.

• Streetsboro Quilt Guild, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 28 at the Streetsboro Methodist Church, 8940 State Route 43, Streetsboro. Streetsboro Quilt Guild Garage Sale with fabrics, patterns, books, quilting tools, kits and more. http://www.streetsboroquiltguild.com.

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• Ohio State University Extension Botanica, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at R.G. Drage Career Technical Center, 2800 Richville Drive SE, Perry Township. Gardening Symposium with speakers, demonstrations and vendors. $25. http://www.go.osu.edu/Botanica2017.

• Harvest Festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday and Oct. 14-15 at Hale Farm & Village, 2686 Oak Hill Road, Bath. Cider press demonstrations, apple butter churning, meeting with Johnny Appleseed, pumpkin painting, and more. $10 adults, $5 for ages 3-12. 330-666-3711 or http://www.halefarm.org.

• A Day in the Country, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at Portage County Randolph Fairgrounds, 4215 Fairground Road, Atwater. A market featuring local artists, craftsmen, and business owners. $5 admission. http://www.facebook.com/DayInTheCountry/.

• Warm Up Akron meeting, 3:30-5 p.m. Tuesday at Mogadore branch library, 144 S. Cleveland Ave. Members knit and crochet rectangles that are used to make afghans for needy people in the Akron area. http://warmupakron.webs.com.

• Emerald Necklace Garden Club, 9:15 a.m. Thursday at Christ the Redeemer Lutheran Church, 9201 Brecksville Road, Brecksville. Gayle Chyrn, a stamping enthusiast and creator of greeting cards, will lead a workshop in which participants will make two cards. Materials fee $2. Call Lisa at 440-838-0558 or email [email protected].

• Twinsburg Garden Club, 7 p.m. Thursday at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 10285 Ravenna Road, Twinsburg. Kristen Beeson will present 2017 Gardens of the Week; one will be honored as Garden of the Year. Call Sue Davis at 330-697-7818 or email [email protected] or go to http://www.twinsburg-garden-club.com.

• Portage County Beekeepers, noon Oct. 15, Portage Soil and Water Office, 6970 State Route 88, Ravenna. Honey Extraction Workshop. Call Mary Lovin at 330-325-3028.

• American Sewing Guild Wadsworth Group, 7 p.m. Oct 18, Trinity United Church of Christ, 215 High St., Wadsworth. Laurie Schmeltzer, 330-336-4067 or email [email protected].

• American Sewing Guild Garment Gals and Guy, 10 a.m. Oct. 21, Stow Library, 3512 Darrow Road, Stow. Work on backpacks for the Haven of Rest. Margaret Crawford at 330-809-6354 or email [email protected].

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Summit Metro Parks Native Plant Seed Collection, 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Springfield Bog Metro Park, 1400 Portage Line Road, Springfield Township. Join a naturalist and biologist to learn the benefits of planting native plants. Bring your own bag for seed collecting. http://www.summitmetroparks.org.

• Quail Hollow Herb Society, 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Quail Hollow State Park Manor House, 13480 Congress Lake Road, Lake Township. Tom Dayton, owner of Dayton Nursery, will discuss fabulous plants to add fall color and give tips for putting your garden to bed. Call Mary Lovin at 330-325-3028.

• Hinckley Arts & Crafts, 11 a.m. Tuesday, Our Lady of Grace Church Hall, 1088 Ridge Road, Hinckley. Make table arrangements for the Fall Show. 330-278-3633.

• American Sewing Guild Fairlawn Group, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Resnik CLC, 65 N. Meadowcroft Drive, Akron. Christmas in a Shoebox ideas. Connie Bair at 330-620-2290 or email [email protected].

• Summit County Master Gardeners, 7 p.m. Wednesday, at the Lakefront Center, 2491 Canfield Road, Akron. Amanda Rome presents Composting for the Home Gardener. http://www.summitmastergardeners.org.

• Ohio State University Extension Botanica, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Oct. 7 at R.G. Drage Career Technical Center, 2800 Richville Drive SE, Perry Township. Gardening Symposium with speakers, demonstrations and vendors. $25. http://www.go.osu.edu/Botanica2017.

• Harvest Festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 7-8 at Hale Farm & Village, 2686 Oak Hill Road, Bath. Cider press demonstrations, apple butter churning, meeting with Johnny Appleseed, pumpkin painting, and more. $10 adults, $5 for ages 3-12. 330-666-3711 or http://www.halefarm.org.

• Warm Up Akron meeting, 3:30-5 p.m. Oct. 10, Mogadore branch library, 144 S. Cleveland Ave. Members knit and crochet rectangles that are used to make afghans for needy people in the Akron area. http://warmupakron.webs.com.

• Emerald Necklace Garden Club, 9:15 a.m. Oct. 12, Christ the Redeemer Lutheran Church, 9201 Brecksville Road, Brecksville. Gayle Chyrn, a stamping enthusiast and creator of greeting cards, will lead a workshop in which participants will make two cards. Materials fee $2. Call Lisa at 440-838-0558 or email [email protected].

• Twinsburg Garden Club, 7 p.m. Oct. 12, Christ the King Lutheran Church, 10285 Ravenna Road, Twinsburg. Kristen Beeson will present 2017 Gardens of the Week; one will be honored as Garden of the Year. Call Sue Davis at 330-697-7818 or email [email protected] or go to http://www.twinsburg-garden-club.com.

Send information on home and garden events to [email protected].