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Seedling Sales, through April 2, sponsored by the Medina County Soil and Water Conservation District, 6090 Wedgewood Road, Medina. Sold in packets of 10 tree seedlings, $12. For ordering form and more information, go to: https://bit.ly/39wfQNP or call 330-722-9322.


Thursday, April 1

National Burrito Day https://bit.ly/3cYfm3s Do not eat too many, might have some apologizing to do later for the “end” result!

Storytime with Koda, 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., virtual. Virtual meet-and-greet and story time with K-9 officer Koda with the Brunswick Police Department. All ages welcome. Link will be e-mailed to those registered before event. Register at https://bit.ly/3svEepK

 

Friday, April 2

Reconciliation Day https://bit.ly/3lDC70s Great day to apologize for the result of yesterday being National Burrito Day!

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Medina Hospital, 1000 E. Washington Street, Medina. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp

 

Saturday, April 3

International Drop a Rock Day https://bit.ly/3f3mez9

Wild About Eggs, 6 a.m. to close, Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Self-guided walk along the Nature Trail to look for hidden signs depicting eggs from native wildlife. All ages, free.

 

Sunday, April 4

National Walk Around Things Day https://bit.ly/3sayjX0

Wild About Eggs, 6 a.m. to close, Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Self-guided walk along the Nature Trail to look for hidden signs depicting eggs from native wildlife. All ages, free.

 

Monday, April 5

National Dandelion Day https://bit.ly/3f3vFPg

Wild About Eggs, 6 a.m. to close, Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Self-guided walk along the Nature Trail to look for hidden signs depicting eggs from native wildlife. All ages, free.

 

Tuesday, April 6

Plan Your Epitaph Day https://bit.ly/2NBMOUQ No on is better suited to sum up your life than you and get all of the facts right! Have fun with it, after all, it is your last chance to share all of the bad jokes you know!

Wild About Eggs, 6 a.m. to close, Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Self-guided walk along the Nature Trail to look for hidden signs depicting eggs from native wildlife. All ages, free.

Earth Day Nature Walk, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., Plum Creek Park North Open, 2390 Plum Creek Parkway, Brunswick Hills. Naturalist leads casual walk to explore seasonal happenings. For 10 a.m. walk, register at https://bit.ly/3rd1Eid   For 1 p.m. walk, register at https://bit.ly/3tFjj3W

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., Our Saviour Lutheran Church, 1605 Center Road, Hinckley. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 1 p.m. to 7 p.m., Northside Christian Church, 7615 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp

 

Wednesday, April 7

International Beaver Day https://bit.ly/3savYvd Dedicate the day to appreciating beavers and, if you have a beaver, let it know it is loved! Great day to read the book “Brenda’s Beaver Needs a Barber,” or listen to a reading of it at https://bit.ly/3s861wB

Wild About Eggs, 6 a.m. to close, Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Self-guided walk along the Nature Trail to look for hidden signs depicting eggs from native wildlife. All ages, free.

Monthly Makers: Birds, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday, April 10. Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Registered households are provided outdoor space each month to set up displays according to that month’s theme. This month is birds. Portable restroom is available in parking lot. For more information and to register, go to https://bit.ly/3s94Xsn

Woodland Health Day of Service, noon to 3 p.m., Allardale West Parking Lot, 401 Remsen Road, Medina. Volunteers needed to pull garlic mustard, an aggressive weed, from sensitive habitat. Ages 7 and up. Dress for weather. For more information and to register, go to https://bit.ly/3965VOy

Resist Art: Create!, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., virtual. Hosted by Wadsworth Library. Resist art uses layers to define a design in negative space. View at https://bit.ly/2P7mF0R

Managing Your Passwords, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., virtual. Learn how to manage passwords so accounts are safe but still accessed with ease. Meeting link sent by e-mail once registered at https://bit.ly/3d6J1Ye

 

Thursday, April 8

National Zoo Lovers Day https://bit.ly/3f9G1gm

Wild About Eggs, 6 a.m. to close, Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Self-guided walk along the Nature Trail to look for hidden signs depicting eggs from native wildlife. All ages, free.

Monthly Makers: Birds, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday, April 10. Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Registered households are provided outdoor space each month to set up displays according to that month’s theme. This month is birds. Portable restroom is available in parking lot. For more information and to register, go to https://bit.ly/3s94Xsn

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m., St. Ambrose Church, 929 Pearl Road, Brunswick. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp

Author Visit: Eliese Colette Goldbach, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., virtual. Goldback was a steelworker at ArcelorMittal Cleveland and now works at John Carroll University. Her writing has appeared in numerous publications and has won writing awards. Meeting link sent by e-mail once registered at https://bit.ly/3fbv6Tu

Writers Series: Jump Start Your Creativity, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., virtual. Open the door to creative energy through explorative writing. Meeting link sent by e-mail once registered at https://bit.ly/3cekwt3

 

Friday, April 9

National Unicorn Day

Wild About Eggs, 6 a.m. to close, Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Self-guided walk along the Nature Trail to look for hidden signs depicting eggs from native wildlife. All ages, free.

Monthly Makers: Birds, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday, April 10. Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Registered households are provided outdoor space each month to set up displays according to that month’s theme. This month is birds. Portable restroom is available in parking lot. For more information and to register, go to https://bit.ly/3s94Xsn

Woodland Health Day of Service, 10 a.m. to noon, Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Volunteers needed to pull garlic mustard, an aggressive weed, from sensitive habitat. Ages 7 and up. Dress for weather. For more information and to register, go to https://bit.ly/3965VOy

 

Saturday, April 10

National Siblings Day

Wild About Eggs, 6 a.m. to close, Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Self-guided walk along the Nature Trail to look for hidden signs depicting eggs from native wildlife. All ages, free.

Natural Discoveries Self-Guided Hiking Series: Spring is in Full Swing!, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., through April 25, Bluebell Valley, 8504 Richman Road, Lodi. Discover wonders of spring while hiking. Signs along the nature trail with one sign having a code word to list on Natural Discoveries form. Counts toward Natural Discoveries award. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3cTqzT9

Monthly Makers: Birds, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Registered households are provided outdoor space each month to set up displays according to that month’s theme. This month is birds. Portable restroom is available in parking lot. For more information and to register, go to https://bit.ly/3s94Xsn

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., St. Mark Lutheran Church, 1330 N. Carpenter Street, Brunswick. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp

 

Sunday, April 11

National Eight-Track Tape Day https://bit.ly/3c5qZ9K

Wild About Eggs, 6 a.m. to close, Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Self-guided walk along the Nature Trail to look for hidden signs depicting eggs from native wildlife. All ages, free.

Natural Discoveries Self-Guided Hiking Series: Spring is in Full Swing!, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., through April 25, Bluebell Valley, 8504 Richman Road, Lodi. Discover wonders of spring while hiking. Signs along the nature trail with one sign having a code word to list on Natural Discoveries form. Counts toward Natural Discoveries award. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3cTqzT9

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Litchfield Township Fire Station, 9487 Norwalk Road, Litchfield.  https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp