Events

 

 2016 Events

JAG (John & Annie Glenn Historic Site) —–

 Saturday, March 19  – 12:00 pm            Luncheon – “Remarkable Women, Past, Present & future” to feature presentations on life of a remarkable woman of the past, a local woman who has contributed to our community throughout her lifetime and a young woman with a bright and promising future. Reservations required.   Click for Flyer

Sunday, May 1  – 10:00 – 4:00          Opening Day The 2016 Living History Presentation will be “1944 – Life on the Home Front During WWII”.

Tuesday, July 12              Space Camp“Launching John Glenn’s Birthday” 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  COSI will present “The Incredible Human Machine”. Learn what it takes to keep a body engine in tip-top shape. Ages 8 – 12. Reservations required

Monday, November 28 – 5:30 – 8:00      Christmas Open House –  Everyone is invited in to the Glenn home the evening of the New Concord Christmas Parade to see the beautiful tree with Lionel train as John Glenn would have enjoyed when he was growing up in the village in the 1930’s and 1940’s. Historic Site volunteers will be serving hot chocolate and cookies on the front porch.

 

NRZG (National Road/Zane Grey Museum)

Saturday, March 19  – 12:00 pm          Luncheon – “Remarkable Women, Past, Present & future” to feature presentations on life of a remarkable woman of the past, a local woman who has contributed to our community throughout her lifetime and a young woman with a bright and promising future. Reservations required.   

Sunday, May 1  – 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.                  Zane Grey Dayadmission by donation which supports the educational programs of the museum Zane Grey Activities will include

  • Vintage Baseball by The “Ohio Village Muffins”
  •  ODNR’s “Passport to Fishing” Program
  •  Dutch Oven Cooking
  •  Children’s Activities
  •  Musical Entertainment

 

Wednesday, July 13 – 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.                   Pottery Lovers Open House
 Free Admission for members. Come and enjoy our fine collection of Art Pottery.

Saturday, October 8 1 – 4 p.m.      Fall Festival        Click for Flyer

Sunday, December 4 – 1 – 4 p.m.              Christmas Open HouseBring the family for an afternoon of fun and enjoy the beautifully adorned trees throughout the museum which have been donated by friends of the community.  Special holiday music will be performed by JG Company and spinning demonstrations will be going on throughout the afternoon. Make and take projects will include pinecone birdfeeders, buckeye necklaces and decorating sugar cookies. Enjoy the holiday refreshments including roasted chestnuts.