Annual Pie Baking Contest set for Sunday October 20

Calling all Pie Bakers!  We are once again excited to host the annual Sylvania Fall Festival Pie Contest as part of the Sylvania Fall Festival, Sunday October 20.  This is your chance to show off your mad pie baking skills! All pies must be completely from scratch (no store bought crusts or fillings). No cream pies or pies that require …

Visit us this weekend!

Did you know that both the Lathrop House and the Cooke/Kuhlman House were open every weekend throughout most of the year?  You can experience a hundred years of history in just a couple of blocks. The Cooke/Kuhlman House features the newly restore 1930s era parlor and Doctor Cooke’s office.  The Lathrop House is the only Underground Railroad Site in Northwest …

NorMa Makers Market continues

We are excited to be the host for the monthly NorMa Makers Market.  NorMa (short of North Main) focuses on local artisans and features a different variety of vendors each month. The market has one of a kind items that make great gifts or special treats for yourself.   For more information or to become a vendor contact Layne at …

Fall into Fun with History Half Pints Preschool programs

Our fall dates have been announced for our popular History Half-Pints Preschool programs!  Join Mrs. R. for a fun adventure into reading, exploring and the arts each month. Each month we’ll have fun while learning about new things.  Each session includes a story, active play, crafts, and take home   projects. Sessions are led by Cindy Rotondo, retired teacher and area …

New! Adult Chalkboard Wreath Making Class July 24

Who doesn’t like a cute wreath on the door?  This unique one allows you to customize a message for each holiday, event, week or day!  Under the direction of area artist Layne Torrey of izabelle layne, you’ll create your own unique wreath to take home.  This is a perfect girls night out event or a great way to learn a …