STAN HYWET HALL & GARDENS Spring & Summer Events stanhywet.org @stanhywet #stanhywet Quest Stamp Making in the Carriage House Courtyard July 11, 10am – 2pm Included in admission. No pre-registration required. Join Cuyahoga Valley National Park volunteers to make your very own stamp. Learn about “Questing” throughout the historic Ohio & Erie Canalway, then go on one of three Quests right here at Stan Hywet. For more information about Questing, go to www.ohioanderiecanalway.com. Holistic Health in a Home/House: Stan Hywet as Example-presented by Kristine M. Gill, RN, PhD July 13, 1:30-4:30pm or July 14, 10am-1pm See 4/20 listing for details. Gardening Gurus: Bees & Butterflies – Pollinators of Stan Hywet July 14, 10:30am-12:30pm Carriage House Courtyard $10 member, $13 nonmember (includes selfguided grounds admission) Register by July 7. See page 23 for details. Vintage Days Vintage Base Ball (the Akron Cup) and WWI Commemoration July 15 • Living History in the Manor House, 12 noon – 4pm: Step back in time to Stan Hywet Hall in the 1920s. • World War I Commemoration, 12 noon – 4pm : Summit County and the Great War is a two-year collaboration to commemorate Summit County’s contribution to the U.S. war effort during WW I (1917-1918). • Vintage Base Ball: Akron Cup, 10am-5pm: The Akron Cup is an all-day event of “matches” (games) of “base ball” with 10 vintage teams from around the region. Quest Stamp Making in the Carriage House Courtyard with CVNP volunteers July 25, 10am – 2pm Included in admission. No pre-registration required. See 7/11 listing for details. Ohio Shakespeare Festival: All’s Well That Ends Well Select evenings, July 26 (preview) – August 5, 7:30pm-10pm Gates open at 6pm; Greenshow, 7:30pm; performance, 8pm Outdoor Theater in the Lagoon area. Bring a picnic or purchase refreshments from on-site concessions. NO outside alcohol permitted. One of the Bard’s more twisted comedies, and a Shakespearean fairy tale turned on its head. This happily-ever-after is not the one you were expecting. Visit ohioshakespearefestival.com for more information and to purchase tickets. AUGUST Yoga on the West Terrace August 5, 10:30-11:30am $12 member, $16 non-member per class. See 5/6 listing for details. Quest Stamp Making in the Carriage House Courtyard with CVNP volunteers August 8, 10am – 2pm Included in admission. No pre-registration required. See 7/11 listing for details. Ohio Shakespeare Festival: The Three Musketeers Select nights: August 9-12 Gates open at 6pm; Greenshow, 7:30pm; performance, 8pm Outdoor theater in the Lagoon area. Bring a picnic or purchase refreshments from on-site concessions. NO outside alcohol permitted. Alexandre Dumas’ classic tale of friendship, daring, romance, and intrigue --with music! A swashbuckling roller coaster that is not to be missed. Visit ohioshakespearefestival.com for more information, and to purchase tickets. LightNights August 16, 17, 19, 23, 24, 26, 30, 31; Sept. 2, 6, 7, 9, 13, 14, 16 from 7-10 pm Last admission at 10pm. Estate closes at 11pm Member adults $14, member youth $7 (ages 6-17); nonmember adults $18, nonmember youth $9; ages 5 and under, free. Every evening includes live music, refreshments, and the three-dimensional projection show and thrilling outdoor experience that tells the story of Seiberling legacy with lights, action, and music, beginning at sundown. See inside back cover for details. Vintage Days Vintage Base Ball, Living History and a concert by the Goodyear Band August 19, 12noon – 4pm Free for members. Included in a gardens & grounds admission. The Stan Hywet Goodyear Concert Band performs from it repertoire at 12:30-1:30pm in the Courtyard. Enjoy vintage “base ball” from 1-3pm on the Great Meadow as the Akron Black Stockings play the Spiegel Grove Squires. See 4/29 listing for more details. Ohio Mart Volunteers Welcome The Auxiliary Board invites all interested members and guests to consider becoming an Ohio Mart volunteer. Slated for October 4-7, the Ohio Mart committee is already hard at work planning this year’s event. For more information, call 330.315.3255 or email firstname.lastname@example.org VINTAGE FINDS AND CURIOUS GOODS One-of-a-kind collectibles sale during Ohio Mart Here’s where YOU can help: as you clean out closets this spring and summer, consider donating your decorative vintage items, textiles, gently used or antique furniture to this unique sale at Stan Hywet. If you have items that you would like to donate to the sale, please send a photo and description of the item to email@example.com. You can also mail the information to Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, Attn: Vintage. We’ll determine whether your items fit our sale and get in touch with you. Donations are tax-deductible and proceeds from the sale benefit the Estate. Donations must be received by September 1.
LightNights RETURNS AUG. - SEPT. 3D projection show NEW ACTIVITIES INCLUDED Select nights from 7-10pm Manor House open until 8pm. Last admission at 10pm. Estate closes at 11pm. August 16, 17, 19, 23, 24, 26, 30, 31 September 2, 6, 7, 9, 13, 14, 16 $14 member adults $7 member youth (ages 6-17) $18 nonmember adults $9 nonmember youth 5 and under, free The summer evening spectacular, LightNights, returns! Every evening includes live music, refreshments; and the three-dimensional projection show and thrilling outdoor experience that tells the story of Seiberling legacy with lights, action, and music, beginning at sundown. Purchase tickets now at stanhywet.org or by calling the ticketing office at 330.315.3287. Lighted gardens and grounds Live entertainment “It was impressive, we’ve never seen anything like it before. We watched it three times. It was really, really amazing.” Visit stanhywet.org to see what everyone is talking about. Check out the LightNights videos. STANHYWET.ORG 25