Amber Waves of Grain

Amber Waves of Grain

When: Sunday, 1-4 p.m.

What: Enjoy guided tractor wagon ride as we approach wheat harvest season. Grain-grinding demonstrations. Wagon leaves about every half-hour.

Where: MetroParks Farm

Cost: Donations accepted; $1 patriotic craft fee.

Info: Call 330-740-7107


When: Tuesday, 9-10 a.m.

What: Unscripted walk with toddlers up to 3 years old and a caregiver on various trails. Younger, nonwalking children in backpacks or carriers are welcome; certain locations may not be appropriate for strollers.

Where: Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center Visitors Center, 16146 Daniel St. NE, Minerva.

Cost: Free

Details: Canceled for inclement weather. Registration required by Monday.

Contact: 330-823-7487 or

Urban Chickens

When: Wednesday, 6 p.m.

What: Join Trumbull County master gardener volunteers for free evening class.

Where: 520 W. Main Street, Cortland, In the gardens.

Contact: OSU Extension, Trumbull County, 330-638-6783.

Garden Basics: Natives

When: Wednesday, 6:30–8 p.m.

What: Native plants are important to both the natural and garden ecosystems. Mandy Smith will discuss important natives to include in your landscape.

Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens

Cost: $10; FFRG members, $8.

Info: Call 330-740-7116


When: Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m.

What: Enjoy dining overlooking Lake Glacier while discovering a little about featured plant of the evening – potatoes.

Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens Garden Cafe

Details: Call the cafe at 330-740-7074 for reservations and cost.


When: July 11, 7:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m.

What: Nothing’s better than spending a summer day in the gardens of Ohio, as they beckon with brightly colored flowers and green leaves galore. Starts with tour at local Draime Estate Gardens in Warren; then off to Western Reserve Conservancy in Moreland Hills; lunch; afternoon at Druckenbrod Daylily Farm; visit Kent Bog State Nature Preserve; dinner.

Where: Meet at Fellows Riverside Gardens.

Cost: $155; FFRG member, $110.

Info: Call 330-740-7116

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