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A Bacon House Museum Open House takes place on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 from 1 pm to 3 pm (30 min tour) at Vermilion River Reservation's Bacon House Museum. Step back in time to the 19th century as you enjoy a self-guided tour of the historic Bacon House Museum! Information and kid-friendly activity sheets will be provided, and Mill Hollow Staff will be present to answer your questions.

Coal & Ice Station in downtown Vermilion presents Movie Night Monday at 8:30 pm every Monday night at the Station. Enjoy an outdoor movie with popcorn, station dogs, nachos, snacks and ice cream. Movie selections subject to change. Full-length feature films may be announced. Coal and Ice Station is a hot dog and ice cream stand in downtown Vermilion on Liberty Avenue across from Ritter Library, 5693 Liberty Avenue.

Stop by the Vermilion River Reservation - Carriage Barn anytime from 10 am to 4:30 pm each day to pick up a craft and activity kit. A new topic available each Sunday: August 2-8th - Bald Eagles August 9-15th - Ice Age August 16th-22nd - Pioneer Life August 23rd-29th - Aquatic Animals Supplies are limited, first come-first serve.

bout 4 million "excess" dogs and cats will be killed in shelters this year, while millions of homeless animals live short, hard, hungry lives on the streets, only to die miserably from disease, injury, or predation. About 1/3 of animals in shelters are purebreds, either intentionally or accidentally bred. The World Animal Foundation of Vermilion, Ohio encourages everyone to spay and neuter.

Since its inception in 2018, the Ritter Public Library Foundation has excelled at its mission to ensure that Ritter Public Library will continue as a vital community resource and information hub. No one could have predicted a worldwide pandemic would affect so much of our everyday lives, including the ways in which our community uses the library. At the outset of the pandemic, the Ritter Public Library.

Mercy Health – Lorain will partner with Akron Children’s Hospital to improve access on a range of pediatric health care services in Lorain and Oberlin. The two hospital systems have affiliated with the shared goals of improving child health and offering families greater access to high quality, cost-effective pediatric services. Both organizations will work collaboratively to further Mercy Health – Lorain’s focus.

Advance Auto Parts Car Show Fundraiser will be held at Germans Villa in Vermilion Ohio on Wednesday, August 19, 2020 from 5 pm to 8 pm. Refreshments will be available, the Indians game will be on the big screens, 50/50 raffles will be held. Social distancing will be in effect in the large hall, with plenty of room to enjoy your food and your beverages.

The Vermilion Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the 2020 Woollybear Golf Outing will take place Friday, September 4, 2020 at Thunderbird Hills Golf Course (North Course) from 7 am to 3:30 pm. A few things have changed this year because of Covid guidelines. The event will have tee times this year due to Covid guidelines.

The most effective way to reduce waste is to not create it in the first place. Making a new product requires a lot of materials and energy - raw materials must be extracted from the earth, and the product must be fabricated then transported to wherever it will be sold. As a result, reduction and reuse are the most effective ways you can save natural resources, protect the environment and save money.

On Tuesday, Governor DeWine continued to stress the importance of masks, social distancing, and proper hygiene as Ohio's school students approach the start of the upcoming school year. "I have every confidence that Ohio's schools will do everything they can to keep children safe, but any spread happening in the broader community will, without a doubt, be reflected in Ohio's classrooms," said Governor DeWine.

French Creek Theatre is proud to present, in a socially distant setting, Jason Robert Brown's "The Last Five Years". Join in this free show, one weekend only, at the Vermilion River Reservation Mill Hollow outdoor Amphitheater September 25th - 27th; all shows at 6 pm. Plan to maintain a 6 foot distance from other groups of audience members.

Coyotes are extremely adaptable. They are the only large wild predator that have extended their range despite human intrusion into habitat…..they now live in rural and urban areas from California to Maine, from alpine to desert habitat. They have adapted to life in Vermilion seamlessly. The World Animal Foundation offers these tips for living with coyotes in Vermilion, Ohio.