All posts by Erin Holden

Invasion of the Shrubs

Did you know that winter is the best time of year to get rid of invasive shrubs? The Winter Invasive Species Removal Workshop, sponsored by Oak Openings Green Ribbon Initiative, teaches how to be on the defensive against the botanical pests. Part of the workshop will be held outside, so make sure to dress for

The Fungus Among Us

Metroparks Master Interpreter Kim High will gather with fellow fungus fans to present the Amazing Fungi of Northwest Ohio. Participants will learn about the role and identification of fungi while highlighting some of the most popular types. This interactive, educational event is an outing for nature lovers of all ages. 5-8p. Tuesday, January 8. Nederhouse

Holy Guacamole!

Guac Shop became a Limited Liability Company on Valentine’s Day, 2018, and Arbinger won a contest soon after that really kick-started her meteoric rise on the guac Richter Scale.

Floral Watercolor Workshop at Handmade Toledo

You need not be an experienced painter to join this floral watercolor workshop hosted by Handmade Toledo, as all skill levels are welcome. Learn basic techniques through hands-on instruction to create leaves and flowers using watercolors. Take home your creation to frame and hang on the wall or give it to a friend as a

Christmas Tea and Home Tour at Matthew Brown House

Visitors will feel like they’ve stepped back in time when they attend the Christmas Tea and Home Tour at The Matthew Brown House. Enjoy tea in the Victorian home’s dining room and parlor, followed by a tour to get a sense of what life might have been like for former residents of the home. This

Ozzie’s General Market Serves Chicago Dogs

For some, a hot dog isn’t worth eating if it’s not a Chicago dog. If your dog of choice hails from the Windy City, try the newest offering at Ozzie’s General Market. Their Chicago dog is a Vienna Beef Co. hotdog with perfectly proportioned tomatoes, diced onions, neon relish, sport peppers, yellow mustard, celery salt,