April 2018

Oasis in Space – Ward Beecher Planetarium
Friday, April 6, 13, 20 & 27, 8:00pm; and Saturday, April 7, 14, 21, & 28, 8:00pm
Ward Beecher Planetarium, Youngstown State University, One University Plaza, Youngstown, 330-941-1370
Oasis In Space transports the audience on a startling and beautiful voyage through our universe, galaxy and solar system in search of liquid water – a key ingredient for life on Earth. Oasis In Space will delight viewers of all ages.

Make! Map of ME – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, April 7, 12:00pm–2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Practice your map-making skills while making a personalized ME Map and exploring some examples of different types of maps. Ages 6 and up: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Earth, Moon, and Sun – Ward Beecher Planetarium
Saturday, April 7, 14, 21 & 28, 2:00pm
Ward Beecher Planetarium, Youngstown State University, One University Plaza, Youngstown, 330-941-1370
Coyote has a razor sharp wit, but he’s a little confused about what he sees in the sky. Join this amusing character (adapted from American Indian oral traditions) in a fast-paced and fun show that explores lunar phases, eclipses and other puzzles. Engaging and immersive, Earth, Moon & Sun also examines how humans learn through space exploration.

Family Fun Saturday Golf
Saturdays, April 7, 14, 21, & 28, 5:00pm
Mill Creek Golf Course, 1 West Golf Drive, Boardman, 330-740-7112
Now’s your chance to bring the family to the course and experience the game of golf at a great family rate. Kids will be encouraged to take advantage of our kids tee markers and will receive a prize each time they participate. The family fee includes two golf carts and greens fees for the group. Standard facility rules and regulations apply for all golf cart rentals. $25/family of 4. Call 330-740-7112 for tee times or book online.

Star Party
Saturday, April 7, 8:00pm
MetroParks Farm, 7574 Columbiana-Canfield Rd., Canfield, 330-533-7572
Save the date for a stellar evening at the MetroParks Farm. The Mahoning Valley Astronomical Society and MetroParks’ Recreation Department invite you to a “star party”. View the beauty of the night sky through high powered telescopes. Galaxies, star clusters, double stars, nebulae and Jupiter will be in sight during this observation session. Call Ford Nature Center for details.

Jazz Ensembles
Monday, April 9, 7:30pm
Chestnut Room, Kilcawley Center, YSU, One University Plaza, Youngstown
Join Dana School of Music students and faculty for an evening of jazz.

Good Humor Radio Hour Players
Tuesday, April 10 and Wednesday, April 11, 7:00pm
Tyler History Center, 325 W Federal St, Youngstown
The Good Humor Radio Hour Players will present a selection of one-act dramas to a live in-house audience. Radio drama, broadcast live to the nation from studios in New York, Chicago and Los Angeles, was the primetime staple of evening entertainment during the 1930’s, 1940’s and 1950’s. Often these were produced with in-studio audiences. When television began to catch on, audiences moved to the TV set, and radio drama began to fade. YSU students, staff and members of the community will work together to perform the scripts. Original music composed by YSU student Emma Donkin and performed by YSU students will enhance the event. Free but tickets are mandatory by calling the University Theatre Box Office at 330-941-3105.

Music at Noon: Dana Guitar Ensemble
Wednesday, April 11, 12:15pm
Butler Institute of American Art, 524 Wick Avenue, Youngstown
Free concert presented by The Dana School of Music.

Saxophone Studio Recital
Thursday, April 12, 7:30pm
St. John’s Episcopal Church, 323 Wick Avenue, Youngstown
Dana School of Music Saxophone students will perform in concert at St. John’s Episcopal Church.

Plant the Seed to Read Book Festival
Saturday, April 14, 10:00am-3:00pm
Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown
“Reading Rocks” during the 12th annual book festival. Altrusa Club of Youngstown, Mill Creek MetroParks, Western Reserve Public Media, and the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County together present an event that brings authors, illustrators, book characters, storytellers, and hands-on activities for children. Come out to meet Buddy the Dinosaur from the PBS show Dinosaur Train and then join the fun to promote literacy in the Mahoning Valley. Free.

Tinker Time! – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, April 14, 12:00pm–2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Join your WOW! Pals as we bring out the LEGOs and KINEX to solve the daily engineering challenge! All ages with adult supervision: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

School Spotlight Stage – White House Fruit Farm
Saturday, April 14, 1:00pm-3:00pm
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Live entertainment from area school music/talent groups.

Tractor-Wagon Rides
Sundays, April 15, 22, & 29, 1:00pm-4:00pm
MetroParks Farm, 7574 Columbiana-Canfield Rd., Canfield
Bring the family for a guided tractor wagon tour of the farm leaving approximately every ½ hour. We will update riders on the spring planting progress. Barns are open to visit the animals. Dress appropriately for the weather. Donations accepted. Craft fee $1; cash only.

“My Butler” Lecture Series – The Butler Institute of American Art
Sunday, April 15, 2:00pm
The Butler Institute of American Art – Zona Auditorium, 524 Wick Avenue, Youngstown
A series of talks on The Butler Collection presented by members of the community. This lecture will be presented by James Brodell, Orthopedic physician.

Daffodil Trolley
Wednesday, April 18, 10:30am-11:30am & 1:00pm-2:00pm
Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 330-740-7116
Delight in daffodils! Start at Fellows Riverside Gardens and travel through historic Mill Creek Park to Daffodil Meadow; a must-see in the Spring. Trolley is unheated – you may need to bundle up. Limited seating. Register/pay at Ford Nature Center by 4/16. Adults: $7 R, $10 NR; 12 & under / 60 & over: $5 R, $8 NR. Additional fee after deadline.

Music at Noon: YSU Barbershop Singers “Love and Singing”
Wednesday, April 18, 12:15pm
Butler Institute of American Art, 524 Wick Avenue, Youngstown
Free concert presented by The Dana School of Music.

Make! Seed Balls – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, April 21, 12:00pm–2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Get ready for Spring! We’ll explore the world of pollinators while making some “throw and grow” seed balls to dress up our yards for the upcoming season. All Ages: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Guided Daffodil Walk 
Saturday, April 21, 1:00pm-2:00pm
Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown
Delight in the beauty, diversity, and fragrance of daffodils on this guided walk with Gordon Vujevic, daffodil expert. Discover over 200 different species and cultivars that are a part of the Fellows Riverside Gardens Narcissus collection. Meet in the Davis Center Lobby. Drop-in.

Pruning Clinic – White House Fruit Farm
Saturday, April 21, 1:00pm-4:00pm
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Learn to prune your fruit trees and bushes from the masters at Ohio State University Extension.

Music at Noon: Clarinet Ensemble
Wednesday, April 25, 12:15pm
Butler Institute of American Art, 524 Wick Avenue, Youngstown
Free concert presented by The Dana School of Music.

STEM Storytime! – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, April 28, 10:00am–11:00am
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Join us for a special program designed especially for our tiniest explorers! Make your own birdfeeder! Join our InspireWorks Staff to learn about our earth and the animals that live among us. Ages 5 and under: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Make! Weather Tools – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, April 28, 12:00pm–2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Make your own tools to take home and observe the weather with. Learn what meteorologists watch for and why in this fun, hands- on workshop. Ages 6 and up: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Wildflowers Galore
Saturday, April 28, 2:00pm-3:30pm
Poland Woods (College Street lot)
Spring wildflowers bloom before trees leaf out and stop the sunshine. Poland Municipal Forest, a.k.a. Poland Woods, is probably the premier wildflower spot in our area. This 250-acre parcel of wet woods features a profusion of bluebells and other short-blooming beauties. Call Ford Nature Center for details. Easy, 2 mi.

Bluebell Trolley 
Sunday, April 29, 12:30pm-2:30pm & 3:00pm-5:00pm
Ford Nature Center, 840 Old Furnace Road, Youngstown
We’ll view Mill Creek Park’s Bluebells, then head out to see the carpet of them in Poland Municipal Forest. Register/pay at least 2 days in advance at Ford Nature Center. Adults: $8 R, $11 NR; 12 & under/60 & over: $6 R, $9 NR.

ISO – Photography by Allen Morris
Exhibit open through May 10 during regular center hours
Thomases Art Gallery – Jewish Community Center of Youngstown, 505 Gypsy Lane, Youngstown
All opening events are free and open to the public.

 

May 2018

Cosmic Origins Spectograph – Ward Beecher Planetarium
Friday, May 4, 11, & 18, 8:00pm; and Saturday, May 5, 12, & 19, 8:00pm
Ward Beecher Planetarium, Youngstown State University, One University Plaza, Youngstown, 330-941-1370
The show looks at the basics of spectroscopy, the fascinating way astronomers learn about what makes up stars and galactic and extragalactic gas. It also explores the use of quasars as background light sources.

Make! Worm Farm – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, May 5, 12:00pm–2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
One of our favorite programs! We’ll adopt and race our own pet worms while learning how worms help to make our gardens and lawns so beautiful. Ages 6 and up: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Cosmic Colors – Ward Beecher Planetarium
Saturday, May 5, 12, & 19, 2:00pm
Ward Beecher Planetarium, Youngstown State University, One University Plaza, Youngstown, 330-941-1370
Discover the many reasons for color—like why the sky is blue and why Mars is red. Take a tour within a plant leaf and journey inside the human eye. Investigate x-rays by voyaging to a monstrous black hole and then back at your doctor’s office. You will even see the actual color of a dinosaur based on recent evidence. Get ready for an amazing adventure under a rainbow of cosmic light!

Spring Plant Sale – Fellows Riverside Gardens
Friday, May 11, 10:00am-6:00pm; and Saturday, May 12, 10:00am-3:00pm
Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown
Roses, dahlias, fruits, non-GMO vegetables, trees & shrubs, flowering vines, hanging baskets, herbs, annuals, perennials, summer bulbs, native plants, small tropical, plus aquatic plants (new this year!).

National Public Gardens Day
Saturday, May 12, 10:00am-5:00pm
Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown
National Public Gardens Day is an annual celebration of the nation’s public gardens to raise awareness of the important role botanical gardens and arboreta play in promoting environmental stewardship, plant and water conservation, green spaces, and plant education in communities nationwide. In the Mahoning Valley, this celebration takes place at Fellows Riverside Gardens. Enjoy opportunities throughout the day that include: the spring plant sale from 10am-3pm, guided garden tours at 11am and 2pm, and a 10% discount in the Shop in the Gardens.

Tinker Time! – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, May 12, 12:00pm–2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Join your WOW! Pals as we bring out the LEGOs and KINEX to solve the daily engineering challenge! All ages with adult supervision: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

School Spotlight Stage – White House Fruit Farm
Saturday, May 12, 1:00pm-3:00pm
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Live entertainment from area school music/talent groups.

A Gift of a Garden – Fellows Riverside Gardens
Saturday, May 19, 2:00pm-3:00pm
Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown
Fellows Riverside Gardens is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year. In 1958, Elizabeth Rudge Fellows donated the original 7.5 acres to the Youngstown Township Park District now known as Mill Creek MetroParks to create a beauty spot to be enjoyed by all. Join Educator Lynn Zocolo as she tells the story of how Elizabeth’s dream of a garden for all to enjoy, free of charge, became a reality. PowerPoint presentation and weather permitting, a walk in the Gardens. Free.

“My Butler” Lecture Series – The Butler Institute of American Art
Sunday, May 20, 2:00pm
The Butler Institute of American Art – Zona Auditorium, 524 Wick Avenue, Youngstown
A series of talks on The Butler Collection presented by members of the community. This lecture will be presented by C. Robert Buchanan, Architect.

Visitor Appreciation Weekend – Ward Beecher Planetarium
Friday, May 25, 8:00pm; and Saturday, May 26, 2:00pm & 8:00pm
Ward Beecher Planetarium, Youngstown State University, One University Plaza, Youngstown, 330-941-1370
As a big THANK YOU for a great year, you get an encore: vote for any of our shows on this year’s schedule, and we will run it one more time!

STEM Storytime! – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, May 26, 10:00am–11:00am
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Join us for a special program designed especially for our tiniest explorers! Our weather and sky is always changing, join our InspireWorks Staff to make puffy paint clouds to take home and rainbow paper! Ages 5 and under: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Make! Tornado – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, May 26, 12:00pm–2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
We’ll learn about one of Nature’s most fascinating phenomena while making our own tornadoes in a jar to take home.  Ages 6 and up: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Summer of Music Series – White House Fruit Farm
Sunday, May 27, 1:00pm-3:00pm
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Grab a snack from the market and relax on the lawn while enjoying live music and the beauty of our farm summers.

 

June 2018

National Donut Day – White House Fruit Farm
Friday, June 1, 9:00am-5:00pm
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Get 1 free cinnamon donut to celebrate with us.

Make! Physics Toys – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, June 2, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Make your own toys using real tools during this family workshop. Ages 6 and up: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Hack-it! – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, June 9, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Come and explore circuitry and robotics with our InspireWorks Staff. Ages 9 and up. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

School Spotlight Stage – White House Fruit Farm
Saturday, June 9, 1:00pm-3:00pm
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Live entertainment from area school music/talent groups.

Make! Circuits – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, June 16, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Explore circuits OH WOW! style. Ages 8 and up: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Tinker Time! – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, June 23, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Join your WOW! Pals as we bring out the LEGOs and KINEX to solve the daily engineering challenge! All ages with adult supervision: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Summer of Music Series – White House Fruit Farm
Sunday, June 24, 1:00pm-3:00pm
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Grab a snack from the market and relax on the lawn while enjoying live music and the beauty of our farm summers.

STEM Storytime! – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, June 30, 10:00am–11:00am
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Join us for a special program designed especially for our tiniest explorers! Join our InspireWorks staff to learn about engineering through making STEM structures to take home! Also, we’ll be exploring how to build YOUR name! Ages 5 and under: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Hack-it! – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, June 30, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Come and explore circuitry and robotics with our InspireWorks Staff. Ages 9 and up. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

 

July 2018

MAKE! Marshmallow Launcher – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, July 7, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
We’ll use physics and make our own device to launch tasty treats. Ages 7 and up: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Make! Water Works – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, July 14, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Explore the wonders of water in this hands-on workshop. All Ages. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

School Spotlight Stage – White House Fruit Farm
Saturday, July 14, 1:00pm-3:00pm
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Live entertainment from area school music/talent groups.

Energy Showcase – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, July 21, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Let’s explore all the different types of energy that we rely on to power our busy lives. All ages. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

STEM Storytime! – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, July 28, 10:00am–11:00am
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Join us for a special program designed especially for our tiniest explorers! Make your own pendulum painting with our InspireWorks Staff as we learn about the fun we can have with physics! Ages 5 and under: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Tinker Time! – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, July 28, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Join your WOW! Pals as we bring out the LEGOs and KINEX to solve the daily engineering challenge! All ages with adult supervision: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Summer of Music Series – White House Fruit Farm
Sunday, July 29, 1:00pm-3:00pm
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Grab a snack from the market and relax on the lawn while enjoying live music and the beauty of our farm summers.

 

August 2018

Bubble Bonanza – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, August 4, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Who doesn’t love bubbles? We’ll explore how bubbles work with a ton of good, clean fun! All Ages. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Dog Days of Summer – White House Fruit Farm
Saturday, August 4, 1:00pm-3:00pm
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Bring your buddy to the farm for an afternoon of play. Be part of the Pup Parade, dress them in costume, contests, have your photo taken and enjoy a doggie treat. Registration required. All dogs must be socialized and remain on lead.

Hack-it! – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, August 11, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Come and explore circuitry and robotics with our InspireWorks Staff. Ages 9 and up. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

School Spotlight Stage – White House Fruit Farm
Saturday, August 11, 1:00pm-3:00pm
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Live entertainment from area school music/talent groups.

Make! Bubble Toolkit – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, August 18, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Make your own tools for bubble play using household materials. All Ages: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

STEM Storytime! – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, August 25, 10:00am–11:00am
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Join us for a special program designed especially for our tiniest explorers! Make your own bubble wands using household materials to take home! Ages 5 and under: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Wonders of Water – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, August 25, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
We’ll explore water and all of the things that make it wonderful with tons of hands-on fun! All Ages. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Summer of Music Series – White House Fruit Farm
Sunday, August 26, 1:00pm-3:00pm
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Grab a snack from the market and relax on the lawn while enjoying live music and the beauty of our farm summers.

 

September 2018

Make! Musical Instrument – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, September 1, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Make a working instrument with our InspireWorks staff and some real tools. Ages 8 and up: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Pumpkin Pavilion & Gift Barn – White House Fruit Farm
Open September 7-October 28, Monday-Friday 10am-6pm, Saturday 9am-5pm, and Sunday 11am-5pm
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Discover our unique finds and make them yours. See all the gifts and decorating items for every age group and every season.

Fall Celebration Weekends – White House Fruit Farm
September 8-9, 15-16, 22-23, and 29-30
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Join us for harvest season! Horse drawn wagon rides, play area, pumpkin pavilion, food vendors, petting zoo, pony rides, live music and more. Don’t miss a weekend!

Beautiful Sound – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, September 8, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Sound can make beautiful pictures in our mind, but what about on paper? Let’s try it! All Ages. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Hack-it! – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, September 22, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Come and explore circuitry and robotics with our InspireWorks Staff. Ages 9 and up. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

STEM Storytime! – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, September 29, 10:00am–11:00am
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Join us for a special program designed especially for our tiniest explorers! Make maracas with the InspireWorks Staff during this special program. Ages 5 and under: pre-registration suggested. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

Beautiful Sound – OH WOW! Children’s Center
Saturday, September 29, 12:00pm-2:00pm
OH WOW! Children’s Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 330-744-5914
Did you know sound is powerful enough to move things? Let’s try it! All Ages. Free (general admission rates apply to non-members).

 

October 2018

Fall Celebration Weekends – White House Fruit Farm
October 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, and 27-28
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Join us for harvest season! Horse drawn wagon rides, play area, pumpkin pavilion, food vendors, petting zoo, pony rides, live music and more. Don’t miss a weekend!

Scare Away Hunger Scarecrow Decoration and Display Contest – White House Fruit Farm
Drop off entries October 2-4
Displayed October 8-21, Winner on October 22
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Hunger is a scary thing. Help us fill the lawn with your creations and raise money/donations for our local food pantry.

Master Carver Ron Roberts – White House Fruit Farm
Saturday, October 13, 10am-4pm and Sunday, October 14, 12pm-4pm
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Right before your eyes Ron Roberts acclaimed master carver will transform our pumpkins into works of art. Orders will be taken.

 

November 2018

Evercrisp Apple Frenzy – White House Fruit Farm
November 1-21
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Sample and purchase one of the best new apple varieties out there (no joke)!!  Developed by the Mid West Apple Improvement Assn (we are founding members), our new Evercrisp apple is a cross of Honeycrisp and Fuji. This sweet extra firm apple will make you a fan for life.  The BEST APPLE “EVER”!

Winter Gift Shop – White House Fruit Farm
November 3 – December 9, Saturdays 9am-5pm and Sundays 11am-5pm
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Discover our unique finds and make them yours. See all the gifts and decorating items for every age group and every season.

College Donut Days – White House Fruit Farm
November 23 & 24
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
College students that show their college ID receive a special discount/treat on White House Fruit Farm donuts. More details to follow.

 

December 2018

Christmas on the Farm – White House Fruit Farm
December 8 & 9, 11am-4pm
White House Fruit Farm, 9249 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield
Experience the Christmas season on the farm. Santa will bring his reindeer and sleigh for photo opportunities. We will offer a ride on a horse-drawn sleigh &  also offer wagon rides. Fires & smores for toasting will be for sale. Our Gift Barn will be stocked with local favorites & holiday items for sale.