Winding Road Outdoor Rec/Environmental Learning Meet Up 1.18.17

Join The Winding Road Initiative for a chance to make the region’s environment, economy and communities just a lil’ bit stronger, healthier, happier and more attractive at an Outdoor Recreation/Environmental Learning Meet Up!   The Meet-Up will take place on Thursday afternoon, January 18th in Shawnee, Ohio (43782). We will gather from 3-5PM at the Winding Road MarketPlace/Ohio…

Brian Harnetty’s Shawnee, Ohio (2016) 10.29.16

7PM • October 29 • Tecumseh Commons • Shawnee Purchase Tickets Columbus composer and musician Brian Harnetty is returning to the hometown of his Great Grandfather Mordecai Williams. Traveling with a seven-piece ensemble and appropriate technology in tow, Harnetty will share a unique multi-media creation titled Shawnee, Ohio (2016) in the Commons at the Tecumseh…

Inquiry-Based Education Conference 11.1-11.3.16

 REGISTER NOW Join Rural Action and Camp Oty’Okwa for the 3rd annual Inquiry-Based Education Conference November 1-3 at Burr Oak Lodge & Conference Center! A three-day hands-on experience for teachers and non-formal educators with an interest in environmental education. Scholarships are Available Through support from a grant from the United States Environmental Protection Agency, we are able…

Renewable Energy Regatta • 9.17.16(Completed)

12-5 p.m. • Lake Snowden Design, build and operate a boat that uses nothing but solar, wind, and/or muscle power in any desired combination. Build for speed, endurance and maneuverability using no combustion engines or energy storage on board. Teams are encouraged to apply, but individuals are also welcome. Cash prizes! Slalom Race: $1,500 prize;…

Anthropology Alive @ Buchtel Cemetery! 8.27.16(completed)

Purchase Workshop-Tour Ticket Here! Originally schedule for June 11th, this event has moved to Saturday, August 27! Have you ever considered being an anthropologist for a day?  Anthropologists examine humans and human culture in all their diversity.  The Appalachia Population History Project is a long term research project with the aim of examining local history…

Ohio Civil War Symposium • 8.13.15 (Completed)

The History Department at Ohio University is hosting an Ohio Civil War Symposium at the Sherman House Museum in Lancaster on Saturday morning, Aug. 13, 2016.  The keynote lecture will be “Sheridan’s Ride at Cedar Creek,” a Union victory that ended the Confederate threat to Washington, D.C. The Sherman House Museum in Lancaster, Ohio, is…

Apple & The Moon In Concert 8.20.16 (Completed)

Tecumseh Theater Concert Series • Shawnee Purchase Tickets On-Line Here! In the tiny historic mining town of Shawnee you will find some of the region’s finest musicians on stage in the Tecumseh Commons where the “sometimes smooth, sometimes gritty rock/Americana” Apple & The Moon band will be in concert on Saturday evening, August 20 with…

Burr Oak Alive Best Dam Festival! 8.6.16 (Completed)

 Burr Oak State Park • Glouster A day of fun on land and in the water, food, music and education are on tap at Burr Oak State Park on Saturday, August 6 from 9:30am to 9:30pm beginning at Tom Jenkins Dam (pictured above) the 1950’s era dam that contains the waters of the East Branch…