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March 2020 Non-Profit Calendar

Sunday, March 1 World Compliment Day https://bit.ly/2P0YWw9 and National Pig Day https://bit.ly/2wfF8P0 Do not let your pig know what happens on March 7, it will not think it is a compliment! Save Ohio Strays Meet and Greet, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Petco, 1052 Williams Reserve Boulevard, Wadsworth. Meet pets up for adoption. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/2PbEuYS Monday, March 2 Old Stuff Day https://bit.ly/2OX4zvg American Red Cross Blood Drive, 8 a.m. to noon, Medina Community Recreation Center, 855 Weymouth Road, Medina. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. Monday Movie Matinee: “Yesterday” 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Meeting Rooms A and B, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. A struggling musician wakes up to discover he is the only one on Earth who knows about the Beatles. Adults. Reservations by calling Soprema Senior Center, 330-335-1513. Empower Parent Workshop: Meltdowns, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Education Room, Summa Health Medical Building, 3780 Medina Road, Medina (enter in the Emergency Room doors). It is OK for a child to have a meltdown, tips on guiding a child through difficult situations. To register, contact Jennifer Gannon at jgannon@medinaesc.org or at 330-723-6393, Ext. 125 Beginning Cross Stitch Series, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., Meeting Room A, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Three-part class. Register at https://bit.ly/3bHOO5d Tuesday, March 3 If Pets had Thumbs Day https://bit.ly/37uWXXu and I Want You to be Happy Day https://bit.ly/2Hr8UCQ AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. Knitting and Crocheting Circle, 10 a.m. to noon., Hickory Room, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Beginners welcome. Making Warm Up Medina County donations. Camp Wired, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Community Room, Lodi Library, 635 Wooster Street, Lodi. Learn and refresh computer skills. Ages 55 plus. Call for topics, 330-948-1885. Beginning Beekeeping, 6 p.m. to 8:15 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Fee $85 single, $100 family, includes book, more. Register at https://medinabeekeepers.com/ or call 330-723-6265. Cleveland Indians Baseball Preview, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Front office executive Hank Winters will recap off-season, raffle prizes and answer questions. Register at https://bit.ly/2SxdsOe Wednesday, March 4 National Marching Music Day https://bit.ly/2V3bWFc and Hug a GI Day https://bit.ly/39DKdPB What a great combination! AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. American Red Cross Blood Drive, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp Library Scavenger Hunt, 2:15 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Buckeye Library, 6625 Wolff Road, Medina. Complete the hunt, win a prize. Grades 6 to 12. Charming Tiny Weavings, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Hickory Room, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Learn handweaving and create a mini weaving with yarn. Learn different weaving techniques. Supplies provided. Adults. Register at https://bit.ly/2uQ2Dhl Recipe Showcase, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Meeting Room A, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Thursday, March 5 Learn What Your Name Means Day https://bit.ly/2UVspvb AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment.

computer skills. Ages 55 plus. Call for topics, 330-725-0588. Human Trafficking Education Night for Teens and Adults; 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. for middle-school aged children; 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

for parents; That Place for Teens; 1480 Pearl Road, Unit 9, Brunswick. Children’s program will focus on trafficking, internet warning signs and how to be safe online. Parents will learn about human trafficking awareness with an emphasis on social media. Sponsored by The Children’s Center of Medina County, the Medina County Coalition Against Human Trafficking, and That Place for Teens. Free. Perils of Petticoats, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Community Room, Buckeye Library, 6625 Wolff Road, Medina. Overview of women’s mid-19 th century fashions and debunks myths about hoop skirts and corsets. Friday, March 6 National Frozen Food Day https://bit.ly/2UTom2B and Employee Appreciation Day https://bit.ly/2Hqj6eW We do not suggest lobbing a bag of frozen peas at your employees to show appreciation! American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., Medina

United Methodist Church, 4747 Foote Road, Medina. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp

Bluegrass Jam and Dinner, 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., Lafayette United Methodist Church, 6201 Lafayette Road, Medina. Kitchen opens at 5:30 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m. Donation admission $3, dinner is additional charge. Fish dinner through April 10, $8. Bring favorite dessert to share. Bluegrass/country bands welcome, arrive early to be scheduled. Wine and Canvas, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Bring wine, snacks, take your original painting home. Fee due to presenter at event, $15. Must be 21 or older to attend. Register at https://bit.ly/2Sz1unx Saturday, March 7 National Crown Roast of Pig Day https://bit.ly/2SvvQau A Healthy Dose of Nature: Hiking Series, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Chippewa Rail Trail, Chippewa Road, east of Lake Road. Monthly vigorous 3- to 5-mile hike with naturalist. Dress for weather, wear appropriate shoes, bring water bottle. Ages 10 to adult. Hospice of the Western Reserve Volunteer Education Series, 9 a.m., Hospice of Medina County, 5075 Windfall Road, Medina. Training to be a Hospice volunteer. Must pre-register, call 216- 255-9090. Learn to Play Guitar, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Ages 16

and up. Five-week session, $65. Pay at the door. Register at https://bit.ly/2UUQm5W Step Into a Story, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Community Room, Highland Library, 4160 Ridge Road, Medina. Mr. Puppet, puppet show, 10:15 a.m.; Mr. Science, 11:15 a.m.; Lindsey Bonilla, mystical folk tales, 12:15 p.m., Medina Weaving and Spinning Guild demonstrate spinning. Walk through three interactive story chapters, become royalty, learn to weave, survive obstacle course, try archery, try calligraphy, create book, more. Medina County Farm and Garden Show, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Medina County Community Center, Medina County Fairgrounds, 735 Lafayette Road, Medina. Board Gamers United, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Community Rooms A and B, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Play board games after hours. Breaking Bread on Bourbon Street, 5:30 p.m., Galaxy Restaurant, 201 Park Center Drive, Wadsworth. Evening of jazz and art to benefit Feeding Medina County. Hors d’oeuvres, art auction, buffet dinner, live and silent auction. Tickets $60. For more information or for tickets, call 330-421-4816 or e-mail info@feedingmedinacounty.org. RESERVATIONS BY FEBRUARY 26. https://bit.ly/2tDj8g7 2020 Green and Gold Gala, 6 p.m. to 11 p.m., Weymouth Country Club, 3946 Weymouth Road, Medina. Benefits Ears to You, which raises funds to help cancer patients. Three cancer survivors will be celebrated. For tickets or to donate, go to https://bit.ly/2SYcOKD Sunday, March 8 Daylight Savings Time and Proofreading Day https://bit.ly/2u4yQBh Celebrate by proofreading your social media posts before posting, please!! Medina County Farm and Garden Show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Medina County Community Center, Medina County Fairgrounds, 735 Lafayette Road, Medina. Save Ohio Strays Meet and Greet, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Petco, 1052 Williams Reserve Boulevard, Wadsworth. Meet pets up for adoption. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/2PbEuYS Live at the Library: Latin-World Fusion, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Meeting Room A, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Victor Samolot, Cleveland-based acoustic guitarist, plays original music blending Latin, jazz, world fusion. K-9 Kapers, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Carolyn Ludwig Mugrage Park, 4985 Windfall Road, Medina. Socialize dogs while hiking. Dogs must be on 8-foot non-retractable leash. Bring towel for muddy feet and water bowl for dog. All ages. Free. No registration. Natural Discoveries Program Hiking Series: Beneficial Buzzards, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Chippewa Inlet Trail North, state Route 42/Lafayette Road. Award-based hiking series. Ages 7 and up. Free. No registration. Go to https://bit.ly/2HsFdBc for more details Monday, March 9 Panic Day https://bit.ly/37uJ4Z5 and Napping Day https://bit.ly/2SvxmJI You will need a nap after all of that panicking! AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. American Red Cross Blood Drive, 1 p.m. to 7 p.m., Brunswick United Methodist Church, 1395 Pearl Road, Brunswick. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp Baby Car Seat Installations, 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Medina Fire Station No. 1, 300 W. Reagan Parkway, Medina. By appointment only, call 330-723-9688. Art in the Afternoon: Animal Stamping, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Children’s Activity Room, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Stamp animal portraits either as pop art or natural looking. Ages 5 to 12. Murder Mystery Party, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Seville Library, 45 Center Street, Seville. Lord Heathcliff is throwing a party for his new bride until the unexpected happens. Be a detective and solve the mystery. Adults. Register at https://bit.ly/2HwRYeh Downsizing and Decluttering, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Sycamore Rooms North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Learn how to decrease clutter. Monday Night Intrigue: American Predator, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., Meeting Room B, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Examination of Israel Keyes, a serial killer who struck across the U.S. Tuesday, March 10 International Find a Pay Phone Booth Day https://bit.ly/2HrEArB AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. Creative Concoctions for Preschoolers, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. or 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Mysterious mixtures and marvelous messes. All supplies provided, come dressed for mess. Free. Ages 3 to 6. Register for 10 a.m. at https://bit.ly/2V39jDH and for 1 p.m. at https://bit.ly/2tZWcI2 American Red Cross Blood Drive, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp Camp Wired, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Community Room, Lodi Library, 635 Wooster Street, Lodi. Learn and refresh computer skills. Ages 55 plus. Call for topics, 330-948-1885. R

Tech Tuesdays: Laser Engraver, noon to 12:45 p.m., Makerspace, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Demonstration of how to use laser engraver. Mario Day, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., Seville Library, 45 Center Street, Seville. Activities and play Mario Kart. Grades 6 to 12. Gearheads: Paper Circuits, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Medina 1907 Room, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Use copper tape and LED lights to make lit works of art. Grades 6 to 12. Register at https://bit.ly/2UZknl4 Pour Painting, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Sycamore Room South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Use pour paint technique to create art. Grades 6 to 12. Register at https://bit.ly/2UWVMx7 Who was…(Women’s Edition), 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Community Room, Buckeye Library,6625 Wolff Road, Medina. Learn about famous women. Grades 3 to 5. Register at https://bit.ly/2wnEmzG Beginning Beekeeping, 6 p.m. to 8:15 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Fee $85 single, $100 family, includes book, more. Register at https://medinabeekeepers.com/ or call 330-723-6265. Wednesday, March 11 Worship of Tools Day https://bit.ly/3bGt3CM AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. Cocoa Mania, 2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m., Buckeye Library, 6625 Wolff Road, Medina. Create own unique hot cocoa, vote on favorite flavors and toppings. Grades 6 to 12. Mediation and Mindfulness, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Community Room A, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Learn how to obtain harmony and balance. Adults and teens. Meet a Civil War Soldier, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., Franklin Elementary School, 200 Takacs Drive, Wadsworth. Hosted by the Wadsworth Historical Society. Features a Civil War reenactor. Thursday, March 12 Plant a Flower Day https://bit.ly/2uGXWqf AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. Camp Wired, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Medina Computer Lab, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Learn and refresh computer skills. Ages 55 plus. Call for topics, 330-725- 0588. Breastfeeding Basics Class, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Medina County Health Department, 4800 Ledgewood Drive, Medina. Free. For more information, call 330-723-9688, Option 4. L

Legal Resource Center, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Community Room, Highland Library, 4160 Ridge Road, Medina. Domestic Relations Court volunteers help those not represented by a lawyer in family court. First come, first served. Whatever the Weather, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Story Time Room, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Handson experiments about weather. Grades kindergarten to 2. Register at https://bit.ly/3bI6VIf Friday, March 13 Blame Someone Else Day https://bit.ly/3bHoAzR Bluegrass Jam and Dinner, 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., Lafayette United Methodist Church, 6201 Lafayette Road, Medina. Kitchen opens at 5:30 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m. Donation admission $3, dinner is additional charge. Fish dinner through April 10, $8. Bring favorite dessert to share. Bluegrass/country bands welcome, arrive early to be scheduled. Escape Room: Friday the 13 th , 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Medina 1907 room, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Can you work with others to solve fiendish puzzles to escape the room? Must be in Teen Room prior to library’s closing for the day. Grades 6 to 12. Register at https://bit.ly/38AvGEa Saturday, March 14 National Pi Day https://bit.ly/3bBns0u American Red Cross Blood Drive, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Brunswick Community Recreation and Fitness Center, 3637 Center Road, Brunswick. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp Calling All Princes and Princesses: Meet Elsa and Moana, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Community Room, Buckeye Library, 6625 Wolff Road, Medina. Elsa and Moana share what it is like to be a royal, play game, sing songs, hula dance. Photo opportunities. All ages, children must be accompanied by adult. Register at https://bit.ly/2SxWOy7 Silent Book Club, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Highland Library, 4160 Ridge Road, Medina. Bring book and read for an uninterrupted hour, enjoy coffee and cookies. All ages. Tales and Tails, 10:30 a.m. to noon, Children’s Activity Room, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Children read with therapy dogs. Living Library, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sycamore Rooms North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Check out a “human” book, a live person will share life story for oneto-one 20-minute conversation. For list of topics and people, go to: https://bit.ly/2OUixhB Spring Scavenger Hunt, noon to 5 p.m., Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Indoor-outdoor scavenger hunt, regardless of weather. All ages. Sit, Stay, Read, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Seville Library, 45 Center Street, Seville. Practice reading with Milo, a furry friend who loves to be read to. All ages. Register at https://bit.ly/2HwGuat

Red, White and Blessed Sacred Heart Annual Reverse Raffle and Auction, 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m., Sacred Heart School gymnasium, 260 Broad, Wadsworth. Games, food, silent and live auctions, more. For more information, contact Lindsay Mangan, 614-425-5818, or Whitney Murrell, 865-803-1898, or email Shsfundraiser20@gmail.com Sunday, March 15 Everything You Think is Wrong Day https://bit.ly/2vzqWQF Just wait for tomorrow! Spring Scavenger Hunt, noon to 5 p.m., Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Indoor-outdoor scavenger hunt, regardless of weather. All ages. Save Ohio Strays Meet and Greet, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Petco, 1052 Williams Reserve Boulevard, Wadsworth. Meet pets up for adoption. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/2PbEuYS Delve into the Dark: the Secret Lives of Vernal Pools, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. A photographic journey into vernal pools. See rarely seen creatures. Learn how to create and protect this natural habitat. Ages 10 and up. Free. Artrageous, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Medina Performing Arts Center, 851 Weymouth Road, Medina. Benefits the Medina City Schools Foundation. Arts create large paintings while music plays. Painting ends when music ends. Tickets $20 and $25 at https://bit.ly/38t60ZG Monday, March 16 Everything You do is Right Day https://bit.ly/31XnPy8 AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Huntington Elementary School, 1931 Huntington Circle, Brunswick. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp Tuesday, March 17 Tea for Two Tuesday https://bit.ly/38z7X7s AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. Knitting and Crocheting Circle, 10 a.m. to noon., Hickory Room, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Beginners welcome. Making Warm Up Medina County donations. Camp Wired, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Community Room, Lodi Library, 635 Wooster Street, Lodi. Learn and refresh computer skills. Ages 55 plus. Call for topics, 330-948-1885. Breastfeeding Basics Class, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Medina County Health Department, 4800 Ledgewood Drive, Medina. Free. For more information, call 330-723-9688, Option 4. American Red Cross Blood Drive, 1 p.m. to 7 p.m., The Chapel Wadsworth Campus, 1391 State Road, Wadsworth. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Root Candles, 640 Liberty Street, Medina. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp Beginning Beekeeping, 6 p.m. to 8:15 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Fee $85 single, $100 family, includes book, more. Register at https://medinabeekeepers.com/ or call 330-723-6265. Wednesday, March 18 Awkward Moments Day https://bit.ly/2OXOWnu AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. Natural Discoveries Program Hiking Series, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Lake Medina, state Route 18, Medina. Award-based hiking series. Ages 7 and up. Free. No registration. Go to https://bit.ly/2HsFdBc for more details. American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., Wadsworth YMCA, 623 School Drive, Wadsworth. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp Beginner Herb Garden, 2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m., Buckeye Library, 6625 Wolff Road, Medina. Choose seeds, decorate containers, take home. Grades 6 to 12. Teen Movie Afternoon: “Dunkirk,” 4 pm. to 6:30 p.m., Meeting Room A, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. WWII drama in which Allied soldiers are surrounded and evacuated. Rated PG-13. How Women Served in the Civil War, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Community Room, Lodi Library, 635 Wooster Street, Lodi. Learn how women participated in battle and on the home front. All ages. Thursday, March 19 Let’s Laugh Day https://bit.ly/39Ddudi AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. A

Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. Camp Wired, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Medina Room, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Learn and refresh computer skills. Ages 55 plus. Call for topics, 330-725-0588. Beatles at Shea Stadium, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., Meeting Rooms A and B, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Dave Schwensen takes attendees behind the scenes of a 1965 Beatles’ performance, including making and restoring video and audio recordings, details about a recording session, display of memorabilia. Book sale and signing follows. What is the Cloud? 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., Community Room A, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Learn what the cloud is, how it works, how to use it. Bring device, class is hands-on. Register at https://bit.ly/37rnPri Friday, March 20 Proposal Day https://bit.ly/2uELAil and Extraterrestrial Abductions Day https://bit.ly/2OZWvKc St. Baldrick’s Foundation Head Shaving Fundraiser, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., Medina County Career Center, 1101 W. Liberty Street, Medina. Benefits childhood cancer research. Medina Councilwoman Jessica Hazeltine will be participating for her fourth year. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/36XHnnA American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., Medina Community Recreation Center, 855 Weymouth Road, Medina. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp Bluegrass Jam and Dinner, 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., Lafayette United Methodist Church, 6201 Lafayette Road, Medina. Kitchen opens at 5:30 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m. Donation admission $3, dinner is additional charge. Fish dinner through April 10, $8. Bring favorite dessert to share. Bluegrass/country bands welcome, arrive early to be scheduled. Painting Party, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Community Rooms A and B, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Bring own refreshments, paint painting to take home. Bring $15 cash or check made payable to Artists Uncorkd. Alcohol-free event. Register at https://bit.ly/38Axop4 Saturday, March 21 Common Courtesy Day https://bit.ly/38z9jPA Fulton Farm Maple Valley Farm Maple Syrup Tour and Pancake Breakfast, 9 a.m. to noon, Buffalo Creek Retreat, 8708 Hubbard Valley Road, Seville. Wagon tours, pancake breakfast, warm refreshments. See syrup making from beginning to end. Dress for weather, boots recommended. Per person, $6. Register by March 10 at https://bit.ly/2P1j41b An e-mail confirmation will be sent by March 16, scheduled on first-come, first-served basis. Contact Shelley Tender for more information, stender@medinaco.org or 330-239-4814. American Red Cross Blood Drive, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp Books and Barks, 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Story Hour Activity Room, Lodi Library, 635 Wooster Street, Lodi. Storytime with Griffin, the therapy dog. Marble Run Mania, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Community Room, Highland Library, 4160 Ridge Road, Medina. Experiment with mechanics basics, physics by building giant marble run. Grades 2 to 5. Register at https://bit.ly/2SzRTfW Spring Scavenger Hunt, noon to 5 p.m., Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Indoor-outdoor scavenger hunt, regardless of weather. All ages. Wire-Wrapped Pendant, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Sycamore Room South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Make bird’s nest pendant from wire and beads. Register at https://bit.ly/2UYGRmm STEM Saturday, 2 p.m. to 2:45 p.m., Story Time Room, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Create “firework” water and volcanoes. Grades 3 and up. Register at https://bit.ly/38BOWkW A list of art shows in Medina County. To have a show listed, send the information to Joy@BlakeHousePublishing.com at least two months in advance. There is no such thing as too early, but there is too late. Aquarius Show Through March 1, 2020 Annual show of Medina County Art League members’ work. B. Smith Gallery, third floor, Medina Library 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina Medina Teen Juried Art Show March 6 through 29, 2020 Art displayed inside businesses in Historic District Show reception: March 6, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Huntington Bank lobby 39 Public Square, Medina Pointillistic Art of Darrell Kent Through April 7, 2020 Kent uses colored marks to create works in pointillism. Marie’s Café 117 Public Square, Medina R

Brass Band of the Western Reserve: An Evening at the Movies, 7 p.m., Performing Arts Center, 851 Weymouth Road, Medina. Tickets at the door, adults, $15; senior citizens, $12; and students, no charge. Sunday, March 22 National Goof Off Day https://bit.ly/321Mt0I Spring Scavenger Hunt, noon to 5 p.m., Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Indoor-outdoor scavenger hunt, regardless of weather. All ages. Save Ohio Strays Meet and Greet, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Petco, 1052 Williams Reserve Boulevard, Wadsworth. Meet pets up for adoption. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/2PbEuYS Monday, March 23 Near Miss Day https://bit.ly/2vF6Ap0 AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. American Red Cross Blood Drive, 1 p.m. to 7 p.m., Seville United Methodist Church, 74 W. Main Street, Seville. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp Chip Challenge, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Community Room, Lodi Library, 635 Wooster Street, Lodi. Taste variety of chips while blindfolded. Contests, prizes. Grades 4 to 12. American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., Trinity United Church of Christ, 215 High Street, Wadsworth. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp Scrapbooking, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Create four pages. Bring adhesive. Supply fee, $8, due to presenter at event. Register at https://bit.ly/2UWAwHZ Downsizing and Decluttering, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., Community Room, Highland Library, 4160 Ridge Road, Medina. Learn how to decrease clutter. Tuesday, March 24 Chocolate-Covered Raisins Day https://bit.ly/2T2wfAn AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. Camp Wired, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Community Room, Lodi Library, 635 Wooster Street, Lodi. Learn and refresh computer skills. Ages 55 plus. Call for topics, 330-948-1885. Tech Tuesdays: VHS, Super 8, 8mm Conversion, Digital Lab, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Demonstration of converting video to digital files. Otaku Tuesdays, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Teen Area, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Watch anime, cosplay, learn about Japanese culture, more. Grades 6 to 12. Beginning Beekeeping, 6 p.m. to 8:15 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Fee $85 single, $100 family, includes book, more. Register at https://medinabeekeepers.com/ or call 330-723-6265. World War II Women Pilots, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Seville Library, 45 Center Street, Seville. Kathy Kraus presents. Hide and Seek, 7:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Conference Room, Buckeye Library, 6625 Wolff Road, Medina. Run, yell and play games in the library after hours. Grades 2 to 5. Register at https://bit.ly/2OZnwxg Wednesday, March 25 National Manatee Appreciation Day https://bit.ly/37x1E2P AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. Afternoon at the Cinema, 1 p.m. to 3:15 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Recent DVD releases, light refreshments. Call for titles, 330-273-4150. After-Work Wildflower Walk, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Hubbard Valley Park, 8600 Hubbard Valley Road, Seville. Casual walk among spring flowers. Notebook, pencil, wildflower guide suggested. Free. Ages 10 and up. Battle for the Ballot, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Community Room A, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Learn about the story behind the Cleveland women who advocated for suffrage and the birth of the League of Women Voters. Register at https://bit.ly/2uUcuTc Protect Your Peeps, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Build a boat to protect your marshmallow Peeps. Grades 3 to 5. Register at https://bit.ly/2wnN1SI Thursday, March 26 National Make Your Own Holiday Day https://bit.ly/38xN1hf AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. Camp Wired, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Medina Computer Lab, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Learn and refresh computer skills. Ages 55 plus. Call for topics, 330-725- 0588. Narcan Training, 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Meeting Room B, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Presented by the Medina County Health Department. For more information, contact Jeannie Bunch, jbunch@medinahealth.org, 330-441- 2734. Legal Resource Center, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Conference Room 2A, second floor, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, T

Medina. Domestic Relations Court volunteers help those not represented by a lawyer in family court. First come, first served. Garden Chats With Master Gardeners: Planning a New Garden, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., Meeting Room A, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Learn how to select a location, determine garden size, what to plant, how much to plant. Wellness Yoga, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Learn soothing stretches in gentle yoga session. Friday, March 27 National Joe Day https://bit.ly/2OYLIjw American Red Cross Blood Drive, noon to 5 p.m., Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp Bluegrass Jam and Dinner, 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., Lafayette United Methodist Church, 6201 Lafayette Road, Medina. Kitchen opens at 5:30 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m. Donation admission $3, dinner is additional charge. Fish dinner through April 10, $8. Bring favorite dessert to share. Bluegrass/country bands welcome, arrive early to be scheduled. Saturday, March 28 Something on a Stick Day https://bit.ly/2OZVP7J Waterfowl Walk, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Chippewa Inlet Trail North, state Route 42, Lafayette Road, Medina. Bring binoculars, bird guide, to observe waterfowl traveling through Ohio to Canada. Dress for weather. All ages. Free. Rockin’ Tots, 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Story Time Room, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Upbeat dance moves, songs with motions, dance games, more. Ages 1 to 3 with adult. Register at https://bit.ly/2uQFueI Wonder Woman Party, 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Story Time Room, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Learn what it takes to be a hero, meet Wonder Woman. All ages. Know Your Power Plus, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Seville Library, 45 Center Street, Seville. Presentation about women who have left their mark. Make a vision board. Grades 3 to 5. Register at https://bit.ly/2wlx5jL Sunday, March 29 Smoke and Mirrors Day https://bit.ly/39Q6Hx9 Save Ohio Strays Meet and Greet, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Petco, 1052 Williams Reserve Boulevard, Wadsworth. Meet pets up for adoption. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/2PbEuYS Natural Discoveries Program Hiking Series: Frog Chorus, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Green Leaf Park, 1674 S. Medina Line Road, Sharon Center. Award-based hiking series. Ages 7 and up. Free. No registration. Go to https://bit.ly/327C0kk for more details ORMACO Party Bus to “Jesus Christ Superstar;” 5 p.m., Playhouse Square, Cleveland. Bus leaves from Buehler’s River Styx, 3616 Medina Road, Medina. Includes box lunch, wine, homemade cookies, chocolates, cheese, more. Tickets $75 for balcony, $105 for orchestra seating. www.ormaco.org , 330-722- 2541 Monday, March 30 I am in Control Day https://bit.ly/3bIHEO3 AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. Movie Monday, 2:15 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Buckeye Community Room, Buckeye Library, 6625 Wolff Road, Medina. Popcorn, pillows, newly released movie. Grades 6 to 12. Free. No registration. Beginning Web Design, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Community Room, Lodi Library, 635 Wooster Street, Lodi. Design and create own web page. Grades 4 to 8. Register at https://bit.ly/2uQaGuB Tuesday, March 31 World Backup Day https://bit.ly/2HqDsET If you cannot remember the last time you backed up your computer, it has been too long! AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment. Knitting and Crocheting Circle, 10 a.m. to noon., Hickory Room, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Beginners welcome. Making Warm Up Medina County donations. Camp Wired, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Community Room, Lodi Library, 635 Wooster Street, Lodi. Learn and refresh computer skills. Ages 55 plus. Call for topics, 330-948-1885. Beginning Beekeeping, 6 p.m. to 8:15 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Fee $85 single, $100 family, includes book, more. Register at https://medinabeekeepers.com/ or call 330-723-6265. Submitting Calendar Events Listings in the calendar must be events, festivals or fairs hosted by or benefitting a nonprofit organization in Medina County. Send submissions to Joy@BlakeHousePublishing.com and put CALENDAR in the subject line. Information is not accepted by phone. The calendar also is available online at JoyofMedinaCountyMagazine.com on the Events: Let’s Do It! tab at the top of the page or in the drop-down menu on mobile devices, where it is regularly updated. I

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