blog-image
February 20, 2024

Explore the Artistic Tapestry of the Johnston House

This unique program will allow guests to experience and learn about the decorative collection in the Johnston House. Visitors will gain insights into the 1967 and the 2018 restorations. Space is limited and reservations are required. This program will be held one weekend each in June (29 & 30), July (27 & 28) and August […]

blog-image
February 20, 2024

“Whaur Aur Ye Frae”

Immerse yourself in the Johnston’s Ulster-Scots heritage through tales and music. Guided house tours will focus on the family’s heritage. Activities include storytelling, Scottish dancing exhibitions and music by the Drab Irish Band. $10/adult, $9/senior, AAA & military discount, $5/student, Free/members and children under 2.

blog-image
February 20, 2024

Celtic Heritage Festival

Explore Celtic Heritage at the first annual Celtic Heritage Festival at the Johnston Farm & Indian Agency. John Johnston emigrated from Ireland as a boy and his Ulster-Scots family soon followed. Activities on the grounds include music all day Saturday and Highland Games on Sunday. An Ohio Frontier Camp will be available for the public […]

blog-image
February 20, 2024

Earth Day Walk

Go on a self-guided tour of Cedar Bog Nature Preserve where you can stop along the boardwalk and ask naturalists questions you may have. Happy Earth Day (a few days early)!

blog-image
February 20, 2024

Yesteryears’ Essentials Revisited: Fads & Fashions in the Time of Jane Austen

Join us for a weekend conference exploring historical clothing. Saturday’s activities include a fashion show plus a series of lectures and discussions led by professionals and experts in the field. The evening hours are dedicated to a social soiree. Sunday, the conference continues with hands-on workshops to apply what has been learned to producing garments […]

blog-image
February 20, 2024

Rockin’ the Revolution

Rockin’ the Revolution is a rock concert-based event with food trucks, beer and live music. There will be various activities between band performances and includes Fort Laurens Museum admission. It is held outside at Fort Laurens State Memorial in Bolivar, Ohio. There will be multiple bands preforming several styles and eras of Rock. The event […]

blog-image
February 20, 2024

Silent Movie Drama Night

Let’s get serious with some 1920s drama during our second movie night. We promise lots of popcorn and good times on the south side courtyard of the Warren G. Harding Presidential Library & Museum. Bring your own outdoor chair. Freewill donation. (In case of rain, event will be moved inside.)

blog-image
February 20, 2024

Photographing Cedar Bog from the Boardwalk

Join Cedar Bog’s retired preserve manager, Mike Crackel, as he takes you along the boardwalk and teaches you how to photograph plants, insects, mammals and everything else you may find at the bog! General site admission ($5) applies for nonmembers.

blog-image
February 20, 2024

Teatime with Florence Harding: Flower Arranging 101

Florence Harding often invited people to the White House to join her for tea, scrumptious treats and good conversation. We are inviting you to do the same, and we’re featuring floral designer Kelly Taylor from Marion Flower Shop to give you some ideas and demonstrations on how to show off your backyard flowers in stunning […]

blog-image
February 20, 2024

Fort Meigs: After Dark Lantern Tour

A unique opportunity to explore Fort Meigs after hours and in the dark. This is a military history tour examining the US Army from the War of 1812 and its activities after sundown. Led by guides and lantern light, audience members see and hear the evening parade, the locking of the gates, sleeping conditions, guard […]