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Upcoming Events for Ohio
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February 13-14 Cleveland
Spring Orchid Show, Cleveland Botanical Garden
The Greater Cleveland Orchid Society will hold its annual spring orchid show on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. at the Cleveland Botanical Garden at 11030 East Blvd. The show is open to the public and is family friendly. Parking is available at the center. There is an admission fee for non-members of Cleveland Botanical Gardens or its reciprocal garden members. The show features hundreds of blooming orchids (photographers are welcome), expert orchid advice, book sales, orchid culture information and free workshops. There will be potting supplies as well as orchids for sale. Visit gcos.org for information and plant registration or call Tom at 440-247-2789 or email@example.com.
February 13-14 Granville
Growing Right by Nature OEFFA Conference 2016, Granville School
Ohio’s largest sustainable food and farm conference will be held in the charming town of Granville, and will feature keynote speakers, approximately 100 workshops, local and organic meals, a trade show, and Saturday evening entertainment. Visit oeffa.org/conference2016 for more information and to register or call contact Milo Petruziello at 614-421-2022 ext. 206.
February 5-14 Cleveland
The Great Big Home and Garden Show, Cleveland’s IX Center
Renew, refresh and restore your home. Celebrities and experts include “Two Chicks and a Hammer” from the HGTV network show and “The Beekman Boys” from the Cooking Channel show. This event features numerous celebrity chefs, home improvement experts and landscape design professionals. Costs adults $15 (online tickets for $12), seniors (65 and up) $11, children 6-12 $5, children 5 and under are free. Visit greatbighomeandgarden.com or call 440-248-5729.
February 14 Cleveland
Mushrooms of Ohio, Holden Arboretum
Mushrooms are fungi, and they display an amazing variety of shapes, sizes and colors. Mushrooms exist within a complex web of interrelationships with trees and other plants. There are more than 2,000 kinds of mushrooms in Ohio. Some are edible and delicious, a small number are toxic (and a few are deadly). Join Ian Adams, a well-known Ohio photographer and writer, for a photographic journey through the fantastic world of Ohio’s fungi. From 2 to 4 p.m. Costs $5 for members, $15 for non-members. Call 440-946-4400 or visit holdenarb.org/visit/firesidelectureseries.asp.
February 20 Youngstown
Annual Winter Seminar, Millcreek Metro Park
This seminar titled, “Planting an Inviting Garden: Plants, Light, Art,” is hosted by the Men’s Garden Club of Youngstown and Fellows Riverside Garden. Registration fee includes continental breakfast, lunch and door prizes. Held on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visit mgcy.orgor call 330-518-6397.
February 26-28 Akron
HBA Akron Home and Flower Show, John S. Knight Center
Feature attractions of this show include great display gardens, home improvement vendors, celebrity guests and more. There will be more than 7,000 square feet of featured gardens and flowers showcasing the latest trends plus garden seminars packed full of useful garden advice. Friday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Costs adults $10, children 12 and under free. Call 800-783-9589 or visit akronhomeandflowershow.com.
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