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Events in August 2014

  • August 1, 2014

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    We'll be at the Greene County Fair this year, so be sure to stop by our booth, sign up for our fantastic prize package and say Hello!

    Greene County Fair

  • August 2, 2014

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    This is an out of town festival!
    If you like Ruby-throated hummingbirds,
    this is the weekend for you! Delight in
    watching more of these flying gems in
    one place than you can count!

    This year, discover “The Art of
    Hummingbirds,” featuring the artwork of
    local nature artists, inspired by the tiny
    hummingbirds and their outdoor
    neighbors. View a gallery of wildlife art,
    get tips from the experts, and even try
    your hand at wildlife photography and
    illustration.

    As always, you can also view our
    ongoing hummingbird banding
    demonstrations by licensed banders, as
    well as participate in a variety of
    programs and activities going on
    throughout the weekend.

    Bring the whole family…there will be
    plenty for kids to do too!

    Program Schedule
    Saturday and Sunday
    11am Hummingbirds 101
    1pm Hummingbirds 101
    3pm Hummingbirds 101
    Saturday
    12pm Gardening for Hummingbirds
    and Butterflies
    2pm The Art of Photography
    presented by Teresa Gemeinhardt
    Sunday
    12pm Stories of the Hummingbird
    presented by Sonya Wood Mahler
    2pm Find the Wildlife Artist in You:
    Sketching Workshop by Lennie Fottrell

    Hummingbird Festival!

    N/A

    We'll be at the Greene County Fair this year, so be sure to stop by our booth, sign up for our fantastic prize package and say Hello!

    Greene County Fair

  • August 3, 2014

    N/A

    This is an out of town festival!
    If you like Ruby-throated hummingbirds,
    this is the weekend for you! Delight in
    watching more of these flying gems in
    one place than you can count!

    This year, discover “The Art of
    Hummingbirds,” featuring the artwork of
    local nature artists, inspired by the tiny
    hummingbirds and their outdoor
    neighbors. View a gallery of wildlife art,
    get tips from the experts, and even try
    your hand at wildlife photography and
    illustration.

    As always, you can also view our
    ongoing hummingbird banding
    demonstrations by licensed banders, as
    well as participate in a variety of
    programs and activities going on
    throughout the weekend.

    Bring the whole family…there will be
    plenty for kids to do too!

    Program Schedule
    Saturday and Sunday
    11am Hummingbirds 101
    1pm Hummingbirds 101
    3pm Hummingbirds 101
    Saturday
    12pm Gardening for Hummingbirds
    and Butterflies
    2pm The Art of Photography
    presented by Teresa Gemeinhardt
    Sunday
    12pm Stories of the Hummingbird
    presented by Sonya Wood Mahler
    2pm Find the Wildlife Artist in You:
    Sketching Workshop by Lennie Fottrell

    Hummingbird Festival!

  • August 16, 2014

    Category: GeneralFairborn Sweet Corn Festival featuring Robin Walton and Ken Kettering in the Corn Eating Contest!

    It really doesn't get better than a Sweet Corn Festival!

    Come and cheer for The Source's own Robin Walton and Ken Kettering as they compete in the Sweet Corn Festival Corn Eating Contest at 1:00 PM on Saturday!

    The Annual Fairborn Sweet Corn Festival will be held at Community Park.

    This is a family-oriented event. There will be approximately 180 handmade arts and crafts booths and food vendors. You can enjoy the favorites such as steamed cooked sweet corn, pork chop sandwiches, and fresh cut watermelon. There will be art and crafts for everyone including candles, wood items, jewelry, watercolor and oil paintings, and much more.

    All day both days, there are activities for children including a train ride, pony rides, and the Big Bounce.
    The children can look forward to pony rides, train rides, and the Big Bounce. Everyone can enjoy the 1840's Pioneer Village with candle making, silversmithing, blacksmithing, stockades and black powder gun demonstrations.
    There will be free entertainment both days in the festival area. Parking and admission are also free.

    Hope to see you there!

    Fairborn Sweet Corn Festival featuring Robin Walton and Ken Kettering in the Corn Eating Contest!

  • August 17, 2014

    Category: GeneralFairborn Sweet Corn Festival

    It really doesn't get better than a Sweet Corn Festival!

    Come and cheer for The Source's own Robin Walton and Ken Kettering as they compete in the Sweet Corn Festival Corn Eating Contest at 1:00 PM on Saturday!

    The Annual Fairborn Sweet Corn Festival will be held at Community Park.

    This is a family-oriented event. There will be approximately 180 handmade arts and crafts booths and food vendors. You can enjoy the favorites such as steamed cooked sweet corn, pork chop sandwiches, and fresh cut watermelon. There will be art and crafts for everyone including candles, wood items, jewelry, watercolor and oil paintings, and much more.

    All day both days, there are activities for children including a train ride, pony rides, and the Big Bounce.
    The children can look forward to pony rides, train rides, and the Big Bounce. Everyone can enjoy the 1840's Pioneer Village with candle making, silversmithing, blacksmithing, stockades and black powder gun demonstrations.
    There will be free entertainment both days in the festival area. Parking and admission are also free.

    Hope to see you there!

    Fairborn Sweet Corn Festival

Category Key

  • General