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Hocking Hills Tourism Association

 

13178 State Route 664 South

Logan, Ohio

740-385-2750

 

explorehockinghills.com

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WEEKEND UPDATE | February 15, 2018

Click here for PDF of Weekend Update

 

 

Homegrown on Main

 

Located at 44 E. Main, in the heart of Logan's Historic downtown. 

Local Arts & Crafts, Demonstrations, Visitor Information and more. 

 

Thursday - Saturday, Noon - 7 p.m. 

Sunday - Monday, Noon - 5 p.m. 

 

February 17: Wine Basket Workshop

February 18: Hand Building With Clay

March 9: Sit and Knit

 

Visit https://www.facebook.com/HomegrownOnMain/ for more info. 

 

In This Issue

 

 

Daily Activities

 

 

Thursday, February 15

 

Artists of the Winding Road A-Z at the Decorative Arts Center UNTIL APRIL 15
145 East Main Street, Lancaster; 740-681-1423; decartsohio.org; 10-4pm Tues - Sat 1-4pm Sun FREE
The Decorative Arts Center of Ohio in Lancaster displays the works of 12 Appalachian Ohio artists who, through innovative work in media ranging from cloth and clay to bottle caps and asphalt, are raising an artful Appalachia and, in the process, helping to redefine the economy of Ohio's Appalachian region.

Co-curated by David Mitzel, director of Appalachian Hills of Ohio Territory (AHOOT), and Zanesville-based painter Michael Seiler, Artists of the Winding Road A-Z features works by artists from Athens, Muskingum and Perry Counties, areas of Ohio that were once mined for natural resources and that more recently have become known for artistic riches that are catalyzing economic revival in these communities.

 

Hocking Hills Artists and Craftsmen Association at The Bowen House - Throughout February
Bowen House, North Market Street, Logan; 740-385-0344; bowenhouse.org;  
During the month of February, stop by The Bowen House to enjoy the artist talents of the Hocking Hills Arts and Craftsman Association. The house will be filled with the art of many folks who reside in Hocking County. The show will be open Wednesdays through Saturdays from two until five in the afternoon until Saturday, February 24.

Burr Oak Owl Prowl
Burr Oak State Park, 10220 Burr Oak Lodge Rd, Glouster; 740-385-6841; 6:00 p.m. FREE
Come Join Rural Action's Sunday Creek Watershed Group and ODNR State Park naturalist for a wintry Thursday night Owl Prowl! We will meet at Burr Oak Lodge for a short presentation and then will have the opportunity interact with live owls! Next, we will head outside for a hike to call Barred Owls! Wow!

Please dress for the weather, bring a flashlight or headlamp if you desire, and remember it's important to be quiet so we don't scare the owls away. This event is family friendly. Burr Oak Lodge will also offer a special meal of soup beans and cornbread available for purchase before the event. Complimentary hot chocolate will be served.  Don't miss this exciting opportunity and we look forward to seeing you there! (Please, no pets at the owl prowl.)

 

Friday, February 16

 

Cedar Falls Stroll

Cedar Falls, State Route 374, Logan; 740-385-6841; 10:00 a.m. FREE

Join the naturalist to explore Cedar Falls and discover the unique natural & cultural history of this area of the park. All programs are subject to change. Notify the naturalist if special accommodations are needed for your participation. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

 

Brewery 33 - FRIDAY & SATURDAY
12684 College Prospect Dr, Logan; brewery33.com; 740-385-6033; 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Serving handcrafted beers of German heritage and Appalachian style in a friendly atmosphere, and brewed right here in the Hocking Hills. Come enjoy a pint while listening to Tommy Lee Friday, and Peter Conrad Saturday.


Live at the Barn!
Dairy Barn Arts Center, Dairy Lane, Athens; 740-592-4981; dairybarn.org; From 6:00 p.m.
Friday night is music night!  Come enjoy free live music every Friday until the end of March. Cash bar & Foodtruck dining all in the wonderful setting of the Dairy Barn. This week enjoy the sounds of Otis Crockron.

 

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery - FRIDAY & SATURDAY

Hocking Hills Winery; 30402 Freeman Rd; Logan; 740-385-7117; 6 to 9 p.m.

Enjoy the sweet sounds of music with the great taste of wine at Hocking Hills Winery. Order an appetizer or bring your own food to eat while you listen to Julia Neville Friday and Rick Barr on Saturday.

 

Saturday, February 17

 

Ohio Concealed Carry Class
On Guard Defense, 66211 Bethel Road, New Plymouth; OnGuardDefense.com; 740-596-1984; 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. $125

Instructor-led training at our facility & range in New Plymouth.  The course consists of a minimum of six hours of classroom instruction followed by two hours on the range.  Classes are designed to meet the needs of both novice and experienced shooters. We'll provide student packets, firearm rental and ammunition, eye & hearing protection rental, beverages, lunch & snacks.

 

Backyard Birds at Boch Hollow
Boch Hollow State Nature Preserve office, 7211 Bremen Road, Logan; 740-380-8918; 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.; FREE
join preserve staff for an indoor program that's all about birds. We will have a brief discussion on birding basics as well as feeding, while we keep an eye on the bird feeders right outside our windows. We will also have fun birding activities such as bird bingo and "birding Olympics". Children are welcome and encouraged. The program will be held at the Boch Hollow State Nature Preserve office at 7211 Bremen Road, Logan OH 43138 and will run from approximately 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM.

 

Winter Tree ID at Boch Hollow
Boch Hollow State Nature Preserve office, 7211 Bremen Road, Logan; 740-380-8918; 1:00 p.m.; FREE
You are invited to attend a winter tree identification workshop at Boch Hollow State Nature Preserve. The program will focus on bark and buds for identification in the winter condition. The trail is strenuous, traversing many valleys and ridges. Please dress appropriately for the weather. We will meet at the Boch Hollow State Nature Preserve office at 7211 Bremen Road, Logan OH 43138 at 1:00 PM. The program will last until approximately 3:30 PM.

 

The Wonders of Old Man's Cave

Hocking Hills State Park, St. Rt. 664, Logan; 740-385-6841; 10:00 a.m. FREE
Meet the naturalist at the Naturalist Cabin for a short hike and discover some facts about the history of the area and the rock formations that are found throughout the park.

 

Homegrown on Main: Wine Basket Workshop
Homegrown on Main, 44 E. Main St, downtown Logan; 740-385-9416; 12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. $45
Take your favorite bottle of wine to your next gathering with this stunning wine basket. Dimensions: 4"x 4", 16" tall (with handle) All tools and supplies are provided, and Each person will receive a pattern of the basket to keep. The maximum class size is 6 and the age limit is 16 years old. Please contact the instructor, Karen Unroe, directly to reserve your spot for this class.

 

Free Informative Winery Tour at RockSide Winery
Rockside Winery & Vineyards - 2363 Lancaster Newark Rd NE, Lancaster; 740-687-4414; 1:00 p.m. FREE Tour, optional food / wine tasting chargeable
FREE informative and fun winery tour experience. Enjoy a glass of wine as Ryan Coolidge, Assistant Wine Maker and General Manager walks you through the production facility. The tour will cover the history of our winery and the winemaking process from vine to bottle. The winery tour may take 30 minutes to an hour depending on the group.

Afterwards extend your experience to the tasting room and enjoy a wine tasting equally as informative as the tour. Cheese, meat and fruit plates as well as other delicious appetizers are available for enjoyment during the wine tasting portion of your visit. Before you leave make sure to take a walk through the vineyard and enjoy the scenery.

The winery tour is free but reservations are required in advance. Space is limited. Make your reservation on our events calendar today at www.rocksidewinery.com or call the winery on  (740) 687-4414 to make reservations over the phone or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Note: Although the winery tour is free, cost applies to the tasting/food portion of your visit. Prices vary.

 

Sunday, February 18

Homegrown On Main: Hand Building With Clay
Homegrown on Main, 44 E. Main St, downtown Logan; 740-385-9416; 1:00 p.m. $30
Enjoy a few hours learning the basics of clay. This ancient and versatile art form is just what the doctor ordered. Allow at least two hours for the class, if you need more time...that's ok too. You will be creating a pinch pot, with a lid and a sculptural handle. All with the instruction from Rose Arthur. She will fire the finished pieces and have them available at Homegrown on Main for glazing, again, with her instruction.

 

Monday, February 19

 

Yoga with Ellie DelMatto & Jeannie Faulkner MONDAY AND WEDNESDAY

The Bowen House Community Center for Arts and Education 196 N. Market Street (740) 385-0344; www.bowenhouse.org Monday - 4:30 p.m, Wednesday 5:30 p.m.

Join Ellie DelMatto on Monday and Jeannie Faulkner on Wednesday for their weekly yoga session. Bring your own mat. A fee of $6 is charged

 

Tuesday, February 20

 

Old Time Music Jam Session at the Bowen House

The Bowen House, 196 N. Market St, Logan; 740-385-0344; bowenhouse.org; 6:00 p.m  - 8:30 p.m. FREE

Bring your fiddle, banjo, guitar or favorite instrument and join right in.  Led by Liz Shaw.  New and experienced musicians are welcome.  You will leave with new skills after every session.  Donations graciously appreciated for the instructor.

 

Thursday, February 22

 

Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour

Rockside Winery & Vineyards - 2363 Lancaster Newark Rd NE, Lancaster; 740-687-4414; 5 to 8 p.m.

Making it halfway through the week is reason enough to celebrate! Stop by after work for $4 glasses of our estate-grown and produced wines. Enjoy our delicious appetizers at half price. Local Craft Beer is also available on tap.

 

 

 

 

 

Farmers' Markets

 

FRIDAY, SATURDAY & SUNDAY - Flea & Farmers' Market at Hocking Hills Market; US 33, Rockbridge; sunrise to 5 p.m. This is a large flea market with many outside and inside vendors every weekend - Friday through Sunday - that features unique items, antiques, collectibles, beautiful crafts and outstanding in-season produce.

 

WEDNESDAY, SATURDAY - Athens Farmers Market takes place 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. from April until December on Wednesdays and 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. year round on Saturdays.  Enjoy a variety of vendors from homemade delectables to fresh produce and more. Call 740-593-6763 or visit athensfarmersmarket.org for more information.

 

Ongoing Events

 

 

THURSDAYS - Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour Rockside Winery & Vineyards - 2363 Lancaster Newark Rd NE, Lancaster; 740-687-4414; 5 to 8 p.m. Looking for the happiest hours out there? We think making it halfway through the week is reason enough to celebrate! Stop by after work for $4 glasses of our estate-grown and produced wines. Enjoy our delicious Ohio cheese and crackers at a discount. Otherwise you can bring in your own picnic, or order in from one of the nearby pizza joints! (Recurring event every Thursday excluding major holidays).

 

MONDAY AND THURSDAYS AND OTHERS BY APPOINTMENT - Beginner Bead Making Classes - Have fun learning to melt glass while making your own glass beads and charms for bracelets, necklaces and earrings. Everything that you need to make beautiful glass beads is supplied. Ages 14 and up. $25 per class, offered at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m. and 5 p.m.; call for reservations at 740-385-1384; Liquid Light Gallery; 18345 Unger Rd; Logan.

 

MONDAYS - Yoga at the Bowen House - Join yoga instructor Elle Delmatto every Monday at 4:30 p.m. Class fee is $6. Class is open to all and no pre-registration is necessary. The Bowen House Community Center for Arts & Education; 196 N Market St; Logan; call 740-385-0344 for more info.

 

TUESDAYS - Science with Mr. Turtle at the Logan Library - Join Mr. Harry every Tuesday from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in the Children's Library and explore the world of science. Every age is the right age to learn! Call 740-385-2348; Logan Library; 230 East Main Street; Logan; Free.

 

TUESDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS - Story Time at the Logan Library - Children of all ages can come out for story time. Weekly readings take place at 6:15 p.m. on Tuesdays and 10 a.m. on Wednesdays. Call 740-385-2348; Logan Library; 230 East Main Street; Logan; Free.

 

FIRST AND THIRD WEDNESDAYS - Doodle Bugs - Takes place at 10 a.m. and is a free art club for newborns, infants and toddlers up to age three. On the first and third Wednesdays of each month, participants can come anytime between 10 a.m. and noon. Toddlers will explore the fun of art hands-on and take home a masterpiece! Newborns and infants will have hands and feet painted for creative keepsakes. Sponsored by the Hocking County Early Childhood Department, Help Me Grow & Early Intervention. Hocking County Library; 230 E. Main Street; Logan; Call Stephanie at 740-380-1315 for more information.

 

WEDNESDAYS - Quilt Therapy - Beginning at 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on every Wednesday, our classroom is open all day for anyone who wants to come and sew. Bring a project, even one you are having struggles with, and one of our folks will be happy to help you. It is a fun day to come and be with other quilters. Lunch is on your own. Nelsonville Quilt Company; 52 W Washington St; Nelsonville; call 740-753-3343 for more info; Free.

 

WEDNESDAYS - Sweet Treat Wednesday - Wine tasting paired with locally made Wren Valley Truffles. Enjoy 25 percent off of hand-made gourmet caramel apples. Bring your own food or have pizza delivered. Hocking Hills Winery; 30402 Freeman Road; Logan; 11 a.m.to 8 p.m; Call 740- 385-7117 for more information; $12 for six tastings.

 

THURSDAYS - Yarn Lovers Unite - Members are invited to join at the library to work on various projects and share techniques and progress. Anyone who knits, crochets or sews is invited to attend.  All are welcome regardless of experience and ability, as this is a chance to share and learn.  Takes place from 1 to 3 p.m.; call 740-385-2348 for more information; Logan-Hocking County Library; 230 E. Main Street; Logan; free.

 

THURSDAYS - Introduction to Technology - Have questions about your tablet, laptop, email or even Facebook? There will be a staff member in the reference area to help you. Logan Hocking County Library; 230 East Main Street; Logan; 3 to 4 p.m.; call 740-385-2348 for more information.

 

DAILY - Honeybee Extravaganza - The Logan-Hocking County Library has honeybees! We have a beautiful, live bee display, courtesy of Dave Saving. Come and witness the bees work. Find the queen bee! Learn about the interworking of the hive. The bees are on display for everyone to see. Logan Hocking Library; 230 East Main St; Logan; Hours are Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 1 to 5 p.m. Free.

 

 

 

 

 

Hocking Hills Tourism Association | 800-HOCKING (800-462-5464)

http://www.explorehockinghills.com
13178 State Route 664 South
Logan, OH 43138

 

 

Hocking Hills Tourism Association

 

13178 State Route 664 South

Logan, Ohio

740-385-2750

 

explorehockinghills.com

Follow us on TwitterLike us on FacebookFind us on PinterestView our videos on YouTube 

 

WEEKEND UPDATE | February 15, 2018

Click here for PDF of Weekend Update

 

 

Homegrown on Main

 

Located at 44 E. Main, in the heart of Logan's Historic downtown. 

Local Arts & Crafts, Demonstrations, Visitor Information and more. 

 

Thursday - Saturday, Noon - 7 p.m. 

Sunday - Monday, Noon - 5 p.m. 

 

February 17: Wine Basket Workshop

February 18: Hand Building With Clay

March 9: Sit and Knit

 

Visit https://www.facebook.com/HomegrownOnMain/ for more info. 

 

In This Issue

 

 

Daily Activities

 

 

Thursday, February 15

 

Artists of the Winding Road A-Z at the Decorative Arts Center UNTIL APRIL 15
145 East Main Street, Lancaster; 740-681-1423; decartsohio.org; 10-4pm Tues - Sat 1-4pm Sun FREE
The Decorative Arts Center of Ohio in Lancaster displays the works of 12 Appalachian Ohio artists who, through innovative work in media ranging from cloth and clay to bottle caps and asphalt, are raising an artful Appalachia and, in the process, helping to redefine the economy of Ohio's Appalachian region.

Co-curated by David Mitzel, director of Appalachian Hills of Ohio Territory (AHOOT), and Zanesville-based painter Michael Seiler, Artists of the Winding Road A-Z features works by artists from Athens, Muskingum and Perry Counties, areas of Ohio that were once mined for natural resources and that more recently have become known for artistic riches that are catalyzing economic revival in these communities.

 

Hocking Hills Artists and Craftsmen Association at The Bowen House - Throughout February
Bowen House, North Market Street, Logan; 740-385-0344; bowenhouse.org;  
During the month of February, stop by The Bowen House to enjoy the artist talents of the Hocking Hills Arts and Craftsman Association. The house will be filled with the art of many folks who reside in Hocking County. The show will be open Wednesdays through Saturdays from two until five in the afternoon until Saturday, February 24.

Burr Oak Owl Prowl
Burr Oak State Park, 10220 Burr Oak Lodge Rd, Glouster; 740-385-6841; 6:00 p.m. FREE
Come Join Rural Action's Sunday Creek Watershed Group and ODNR State Park naturalist for a wintry Thursday night Owl Prowl! We will meet at Burr Oak Lodge for a short presentation and then will have the opportunity interact with live owls! Next, we will head outside for a hike to call Barred Owls! Wow!

Please dress for the weather, bring a flashlight or headlamp if you desire, and remember it's important to be quiet so we don't scare the owls away. This event is family friendly. Burr Oak Lodge will also offer a special meal of soup beans and cornbread available for purchase before the event. Complimentary hot chocolate will be served.  Don't miss this exciting opportunity and we look forward to seeing you there! (Please, no pets at the owl prowl.)

 

Friday, February 16

 

Cedar Falls Stroll

Cedar Falls, State Route 374, Logan; 740-385-6841; 10:00 a.m. FREE

Join the naturalist to explore Cedar Falls and discover the unique natural & cultural history of this area of the park. All programs are subject to change. Notify the naturalist if special accommodations are needed for your participation. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

 

Brewery 33 - FRIDAY & SATURDAY
12684 College Prospect Dr, Logan; brewery33.com; 740-385-6033; 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Serving handcrafted beers of German heritage and Appalachian style in a friendly atmosphere, and brewed right here in the Hocking Hills. Come enjoy a pint while listening to Tommy Lee Friday, and Peter Conrad Saturday.


Live at the Barn!
Dairy Barn Arts Center, Dairy Lane, Athens; 740-592-4981; dairybarn.org; From 6:00 p.m.
Friday night is music night!  Come enjoy free live music every Friday until the end of March. Cash bar & Foodtruck dining all in the wonderful setting of the Dairy Barn. This week enjoy the sounds of Otis Crockron.

 

Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery - FRIDAY & SATURDAY

Hocking Hills Winery; 30402 Freeman Rd; Logan; 740-385-7117; 6 to 9 p.m.

Enjoy the sweet sounds of music with the great taste of wine at Hocking Hills Winery. Order an appetizer or bring your own food to eat while you listen to Julia Neville Friday and Rick Barr on Saturday.

 

Saturday, February 17

 

Ohio Concealed Carry Class
On Guard Defense, 66211 Bethel Road, New Plymouth; OnGuardDefense.com; 740-596-1984; 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. $125

Instructor-led training at our facility & range in New Plymouth.  The course consists of a minimum of six hours of classroom instruction followed by two hours on the range.  Classes are designed to meet the needs of both novice and experienced shooters. We'll provide student packets, firearm rental and ammunition, eye & hearing protection rental, beverages, lunch & snacks.

 

Backyard Birds at Boch Hollow
Boch Hollow State Nature Preserve office, 7211 Bremen Road, Logan; 740-380-8918; 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.; FREE
join preserve staff for an indoor program that's all about birds. We will have a brief discussion on birding basics as well as feeding, while we keep an eye on the bird feeders right outside our windows. We will also have fun birding activities such as bird bingo and "birding Olympics". Children are welcome and encouraged. The program will be held at the Boch Hollow State Nature Preserve office at 7211 Bremen Road, Logan OH 43138 and will run from approximately 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM.

 

Winter Tree ID at Boch Hollow
Boch Hollow State Nature Preserve office, 7211 Bremen Road, Logan; 740-380-8918; 1:00 p.m.; FREE
You are invited to attend a winter tree identification workshop at Boch Hollow State Nature Preserve. The program will focus on bark and buds for identification in the winter condition. The trail is strenuous, traversing many valleys and ridges. Please dress appropriately for the weather. We will meet at the Boch Hollow State Nature Preserve office at 7211 Bremen Road, Logan OH 43138 at 1:00 PM. The program will last until approximately 3:30 PM.

 

The Wonders of Old Man's Cave

Hocking Hills State Park, St. Rt. 664, Logan; 740-385-6841; 10:00 a.m. FREE
Meet the naturalist at the Naturalist Cabin for a short hike and discover some facts about the history of the area and the rock formations that are found throughout the park.

 

Homegrown on Main: Wine Basket Workshop
Homegrown on Main, 44 E. Main St, downtown Logan; 740-385-9416; 12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. $45
Take your favorite bottle of wine to your next gathering with this stunning wine basket. Dimensions: 4"x 4", 16" tall (with handle) All tools and supplies are provided, and Each person will receive a pattern of the basket to keep. The maximum class size is 6 and the age limit is 16 years old. Please contact the instructor, Karen Unroe, directly to reserve your spot for this class.

 

Free Informative Winery Tour at RockSide Winery
Rockside Winery & Vineyards - 2363 Lancaster Newark Rd NE, Lancaster; 740-687-4414; 1:00 p.m. FREE Tour, optional food / wine tasting chargeable
FREE informative and fun winery tour experience. Enjoy a glass of wine as Ryan Coolidge, Assistant Wine Maker and General Manager walks you through the production facility. The tour will cover the history of our winery and the winemaking process from vine to bottle. The winery tour may take 30 minutes to an hour depending on the group.

Afterwards extend your experience to the tasting room and enjoy a wine tasting equally as informative as the tour. Cheese, meat and fruit plates as well as other delicious appetizers are available for enjoyment during the wine tasting portion of your visit. Before you leave make sure to take a walk through the vineyard and enjoy the scenery.

The winery tour is free but reservations are required in advance. Space is limited. Make your reservation on our events calendar today at www.rocksidewinery.com or call the winery on  (740) 687-4414 to make reservations over the phone or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Note: Although the winery tour is free, cost applies to the tasting/food portion of your visit. Prices vary.

 

Sunday, February 18

Homegrown On Main: Hand Building With Clay
Homegrown on Main, 44 E. Main St, downtown Logan; 740-385-9416; 1:00 p.m. $30
Enjoy a few hours learning the basics of clay. This ancient and versatile art form is just what the doctor ordered. Allow at least two hours for the class, if you need more time...that's ok too. You will be creating a pinch pot, with a lid and a sculptural handle. All with the instruction from Rose Arthur. She will fire the finished pieces and have them available at Homegrown on Main for glazing, again, with her instruction.

 

Monday, February 19

 

Yoga with Ellie DelMatto & Jeannie Faulkner MONDAY AND WEDNESDAY

The Bowen House Community Center for Arts and Education 196 N. Market Street (740) 385-0344; www.bowenhouse.org Monday - 4:30 p.m, Wednesday 5:30 p.m.

Join Ellie DelMatto on Monday and Jeannie Faulkner on Wednesday for their weekly yoga session. Bring your own mat. A fee of $6 is charged

 

Tuesday, February 20

 

Old Time Music Jam Session at the Bowen House

The Bowen House, 196 N. Market St, Logan; 740-385-0344; bowenhouse.org; 6:00 p.m  - 8:30 p.m. FREE

Bring your fiddle, banjo, guitar or favorite instrument and join right in.  Led by Liz Shaw.  New and experienced musicians are welcome.  You will leave with new skills after every session.  Donations graciously appreciated for the instructor.

 

Thursday, February 22

 

Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour

Rockside Winery & Vineyards - 2363 Lancaster Newark Rd NE, Lancaster; 740-687-4414; 5 to 8 p.m.

Making it halfway through the week is reason enough to celebrate! Stop by after work for $4 glasses of our estate-grown and produced wines. Enjoy our delicious appetizers at half price. Local Craft Beer is also available on tap.

 

 

 

 

 

Farmers' Markets

 

FRIDAY, SATURDAY & SUNDAY - Flea & Farmers' Market at Hocking Hills Market; US 33, Rockbridge; sunrise to 5 p.m. This is a large flea market with many outside and inside vendors every weekend - Friday through Sunday - that features unique items, antiques, collectibles, beautiful crafts and outstanding in-season produce.

 

WEDNESDAY, SATURDAY - Athens Farmers Market takes place 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. from April until December on Wednesdays and 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. year round on Saturdays.  Enjoy a variety of vendors from homemade delectables to fresh produce and more. Call 740-593-6763 or visit athensfarmersmarket.org for more information.

 

Ongoing Events

 

 

THURSDAYS - Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour Rockside Winery & Vineyards - 2363 Lancaster Newark Rd NE, Lancaster; 740-687-4414; 5 to 8 p.m. Looking for the happiest hours out there? We think making it halfway through the week is reason enough to celebrate! Stop by after work for $4 glasses of our estate-grown and produced wines. Enjoy our delicious Ohio cheese and crackers at a discount. Otherwise you can bring in your own picnic, or order in from one of the nearby pizza joints! (Recurring event every Thursday excluding major holidays).

 

MONDAY AND THURSDAYS AND OTHERS BY APPOINTMENT - Beginner Bead Making Classes - Have fun learning to melt glass while making your own glass beads and charms for bracelets, necklaces and earrings. Everything that you need to make beautiful glass beads is supplied. Ages 14 and up. $25 per class, offered at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m. and 5 p.m.; call for reservations at 740-385-1384; Liquid Light Gallery; 18345 Unger Rd; Logan.

 

MONDAYS - Yoga at the Bowen House - Join yoga instructor Elle Delmatto every Monday at 4:30 p.m. Class fee is $6. Class is open to all and no pre-registration is necessary. The Bowen House Community Center for Arts & Education; 196 N Market St; Logan; call 740-385-0344 for more info.

 

TUESDAYS - Science with Mr. Turtle at the Logan Library - Join Mr. Harry every Tuesday from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in the Children's Library and explore the world of science. Every age is the right age to learn! Call 740-385-2348; Logan Library; 230 East Main Street; Logan; Free.

 

TUESDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS - Story Time at the Logan Library - Children of all ages can come out for story time. Weekly readings take place at 6:15 p.m. on Tuesdays and 10 a.m. on Wednesdays. Call 740-385-2348; Logan Library; 230 East Main Street; Logan; Free.

 

FIRST AND THIRD WEDNESDAYS - Doodle Bugs - Takes place at 10 a.m. and is a free art club for newborns, infants and toddlers up to age three. On the first and third Wednesdays of each month, participants can come anytime between 10 a.m. and noon. Toddlers will explore the fun of art hands-on and take home a masterpiece! Newborns and infants will have hands and feet painted for creative keepsakes. Sponsored by the Hocking County Early Childhood Department, Help Me Grow & Early Intervention. Hocking County Library; 230 E. Main Street; Logan; Call Stephanie at 740-380-1315 for more information.

 

WEDNESDAYS - Quilt Therapy - Beginning at 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on every Wednesday, our classroom is open all day for anyone who wants to come and sew. Bring a project, even one you are having struggles with, and one of our folks will be happy to help you. It is a fun day to come and be with other quilters. Lunch is on your own. Nelsonville Quilt Company; 52 W Washington St; Nelsonville; call 740-753-3343 for more info; Free.

 

WEDNESDAYS - Sweet Treat Wednesday - Wine tasting paired with locally made Wren Valley Truffles. Enjoy 25 percent off of hand-made gourmet caramel apples. Bring your own food or have pizza delivered. Hocking Hills Winery; 30402 Freeman Road; Logan; 11 a.m.to 8 p.m; Call 740- 385-7117 for more information; $12 for six tastings.

 

THURSDAYS - Yarn Lovers Unite - Members are invited to join at the library to work on various projects and share techniques and progress. Anyone who knits, crochets or sews is invited to attend.  All are welcome regardless of experience and ability, as this is a chance to share and learn.  Takes place from 1 to 3 p.m.; call 740-385-2348 for more information; Logan-Hocking County Library; 230 E. Main Street; Logan; free.

 

THURSDAYS - Introduction to Technology - Have questions about your tablet, laptop, email or even Facebook? There will be a staff member in the reference area to help you. Logan Hocking County Library; 230 East Main Street; Logan; 3 to 4 p.m.; call 740-385-2348 for more information.

 

DAILY - Honeybee Extravaganza - The Logan-Hocking County Library has honeybees! We have a beautiful, live bee display, courtesy of Dave Saving. Come and witness the bees work. Find the queen bee! Learn about the interworking of the hive. The bees are on display for everyone to see. Logan Hocking Library; 230 East Main St; Logan; Hours are Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 1 to 5 p.m. Free.

 

 

 

 

 

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13178 State Route 664 South
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