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Friday, January 1

New Year’s Day 2020 is finally over!

Gingerbread Journey; 6 a.m. to dark; Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Through January 3. Follow trail with gingerbread people along the way. Lean how gingerbread is made. All ages.

Monthly Makers: Wreaths Walk, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Through January 2, 2021. Walk the Monthly Maker trail to view wreaths created by local families. Get inspired and consider becoming a Monthly Maker family. Registered households are provided outdoor space each month to set up displays according to that month’s theme. Portable restroom is available in parking lot.

Yule Lads, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Through January 9, 2021. Seek 13 mischievous yule lads along the trail.

Saturday, January 2

National Personal Trainer Day (our columnist Kelly Bailey likes this day!) and National Cream Puff Day  Eat a cream puff and then go for personal training!

Gingerbread Journey; 6 a.m. to dark; Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Through January 3. Follow trail with gingerbread people along the way. Lean how gingerbread is made. All ages.

Monthly Makers: Wreaths Walk, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Final day. Walk the Monthly Maker trail to view wreaths created by local families. Get inspired and consider becoming a Monthly Maker family. Registered households are provided outdoor space each month to set up displays according to that month’s theme. Portable restroom is available in parking lot.

Yule Lads, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Through January 9, 2021. Seek 13 mischievous yule lads along the trail.

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

Sunday, January 3

Festival of Sleep Day https://bit.ly/3nxYtRo

Gingerbread Journey; 6 a.m. to dark; Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Final day. Follow trail with gingerbread people along the way. Lean how gingerbread is made. All ages.

Photo Gallery: Park Photos on Display, 6 a.m. to dark, Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Final day. Look in the windows of the nature center to view nature photos. Center is closed due to COVID-19.

Monday, January 4

National CanDo Day https://bit.ly/2Wr5jMq

Comfort Food Recipe Showcase Submissions; through January 20; Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Share recipes by submitting recipe and photo of finished product for display on library’s website and social media. More information at https://bit.ly/3reRWNR

Tuesday, January 5

National Bird Day https://bit.ly/3ajj6gq

Comfort Food Recipe Showcase Submissions; through January 20; Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Share recipes by submitting recipe and photo of finished product for display on library’s website and social media. More information at https://bit.ly/3reRWNR

Yule Lads, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Through January 9, 2021. Seek 13 mischievous yule lads along the trail.                 

Wednesday, January 6

Bean Day https://bit.ly/34sFq3v and Cuddle Up Day https://bit.ly/2WvbhMl Uh, yeah, do not think so!

Comfort Food Recipe Showcase Submissions; through January 20; Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Share recipes by submitting recipe and photo of finished product for display on library’s website and social media. More information at https://bit.ly/3reRWNR

Yule Lads, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Through January 9, 2021. Seek 13 mischievous yule lads along the trail.

Create: Make a Calendar, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., virtual. Make a perpetual calendar. Watch video at https://bit.ly/2Wx3ttu

Thursday, January 7

Old Rock Day https://bit.ly/3aqAmAm

Comfort Food Recipe Showcase Submissions; through January 20; Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Share recipes by submitting recipe and photo of finished product for display on library’s website and social media. More information at https://bit.ly/3reRWNR

Yule Lads, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Through January 9, 2021. Seek 13 mischievous yule lads along the trail.

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m., St. Mark Church, 1330 N. Carpenter Street, Brunswick. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp

Virtual MCDL Scribbles Society, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Discuss all things writing, for Grades 3 through 12. Register at https://bit.ly/3mAiLbJ

Friday, January 8

National JoyGerm Day https://bit.ly/34qGhlj and National Snuggle a Chicken Day  https://bit.ly/2WqwMhh

Comfort Food Recipe Showcase Submissions; through January 20; Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Share recipes by submitting recipe and photo of finished product for display on library’s website and social media. More information at https://bit.ly/3reRWNR

Yule Lads, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Through January 9, 2021. Seek 13 mischievous yule lads along the trail.

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., Holy Martyrs Church, 3100 S. Weymouth Road, Medina. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp

Saturday, January 9

National Static Electricity Day https://bit.ly/3nyVgkD

Comfort Food Recipe Showcase Submissions; through January 20; Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Share recipes by submitting recipe and photo of finished product for display on library’s website and social media. More information at https://bit.ly/3reRWNR

Self-Guided Natural Discoveries Hiking Series: Snowflakes, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., through January 24, Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Signs along the nature trail teach what makes snowflakes fascinating 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/3mDq7eh

Yule Lads, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Final day. Seek 13 mischievous yule lads along the trail.

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Hinckley Old Fire Station, 1410 Ridge Road, Hinckley. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp

Sunday, January 10

Peculiar People Day https://bit.ly/3apcSLZ  

Comfort Food Recipe Showcase Submissions; through January 20; Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Share recipes by submitting recipe and photo of finished product for display on library’s website and social media. More information at https://bit.ly/3reRWNR

Self-Guided Natural Discoveries Hiking Series: Snowflakes, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., through January 24, Susan Hambley Nature Center, 1473 Parschen Boulevard, Brunswick. Signs along the nature trail teach what makes snowflakes fascinating 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/3mDq7eh