Events Calendar


Here is what is happening around here! Check the calendar for things to do, upcoming events and info on past happenings.

Month Week Day

Events in August 2014

  • August 1, 2014

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    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

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    Come celebrate the Champaign County Fair August 1-8 2014 in Urbana, Ohio! Live Entertainment, Tractor Pull, Demolition Derby, Rides, Food Vendors, More!

    Champaign County Fair

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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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    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

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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

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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!

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    Come celebrate the Champaign County Fair August 1-8 2014 in Urbana, Ohio! Live Entertainment, Tractor Pull, Demolition Derby, Rides, Food Vendors, More!

    Champaign County Fair

    Saturday, Aug 2 9:00 am
    Woodland Cemetery & Arboretum Dayton, OH
    Annual Woodland
    Woof Walk
    August 2, 2014
    Tours depart at 9 & 10:30 AM
    Woodland and the Humane Society of Greater Dayton would like to invite you to the Woodland Woof Walk.The walk is 1.1 miles long and includes the history of the famous and infamous people who are buried at Woodland. The event is free. We ask that you please clean up after your dogs.
    Registration begins at 8:30 AM or you may register in advance at the cemetery office by phone at 228-3221.

    Woodland Woof Walk

  • August 3, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    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!

    N/A

    Come celebrate the Champaign County Fair August 1-8 2014 in Urbana, Ohio! Live Entertainment, Tractor Pull, Demolition Derby, Rides, Food Vendors, More!

    Champaign County Fair

  • August 4, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    N/A

    Come celebrate the Champaign County Fair August 1-8 2014 in Urbana, Ohio! Live Entertainment, Tractor Pull, Demolition Derby, Rides, Food Vendors, More!

    Champaign County Fair

  • August 5, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    N/A

    Come celebrate the Champaign County Fair August 1-8 2014 in Urbana, Ohio! Live Entertainment, Tractor Pull, Demolition Derby, Rides, Food Vendors, More!

    Champaign County Fair

  • August 6, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    N/A

    Come celebrate the Champaign County Fair August 1-8 2014 in Urbana, Ohio! Live Entertainment, Tractor Pull, Demolition Derby, Rides, Food Vendors, More!

    Champaign County Fair

  • August 7, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    N/A

    Come celebrate the Champaign County Fair August 1-8 2014 in Urbana, Ohio! Live Entertainment, Tractor Pull, Demolition Derby, Rides, Food Vendors, More!

    Champaign County Fair

  • August 8, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    N/A

    Come celebrate the Champaign County Fair August 1-8 2014 in Urbana, Ohio! Live Entertainment, Tractor Pull, Demolition Derby, Rides, Food Vendors, More!

    Champaign County Fair

  • August 9, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 10, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 11, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 12, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 13, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 14, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 15, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 16, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Treat yourself this month, and help support BE FREE*. On August 16th-17th there will be stylists and barbers doing haircuts for men, women and children, as well as nail technicians, people giving makeovers, chair massages, and much more. All for a suggested donation to benefit BE FREE!

    Hair Stylist * Barbers * Masseuses * Nail Technicians * Cosmetic Specialists
    *BE FREE Dayton is a non-profit organization located in Dayton, Ohio. We seek to abolish and prevent sex trafficking in Dayton and the Miami Valley. Since sex trafficking operates within three primary cycles: before, during, and after, BE FREE Dayton created unique programs and activities for each cycle specific to our community. GET INVOLVED http://befreedayton.org/

    Spa Days hosted by Be Free Dayton

    Category: GeneralFairborn Sweet Corn Festival

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

    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

  • August 17, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Treat yourself this month, and help support BE FREE*. On August 16th-17th there will be stylists and barbers doing haircuts for men, women and children, as well as nail technicians, people giving makeovers, chair massages, and much more. All for a suggested donation to benefit BE FREE!

    Hair Stylist * Barbers * Masseuses * Nail Technicians * Cosmetic Specialists
    *BE FREE Dayton is a non-profit organization located in Dayton, Ohio. We seek to abolish and prevent sex trafficking in Dayton and the Miami Valley. Since sex trafficking operates within three primary cycles: before, during, and after, BE FREE Dayton created unique programs and activities for each cycle specific to our community. GET INVOLVED http://befreedayton.org/

    Spa Days hosted by Be Free Dayton

    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

  • August 18, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 19, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 20, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 21, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 22, 2014

    N/A

    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 23, 2014

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    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 24, 2014

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    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 25, 2014

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    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 26, 2014

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    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 27, 2014

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    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 28, 2014

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    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

  • August 29, 2014

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    Category: GeneralBUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

    Our native-Ohio Butterfly House enables children and adults to view native butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. For 2014, the Butterfly House will be open July 7 - August 29 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with knowledgeable volunteers on hand from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Saturday and noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature.
    Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

    The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

    BUTTERFLY HOUSE AT COX ARBORETUM

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