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Community calendar July 31-Aug 6

Community calendar July 31-Aug 6

July 31 – August 6

The Splendor of Lake Erie Exhibit by Local Artists
What: Local artist’s exhibit works
Where: Lake Erie Shores & Islands Welcome Center-West, 770 S.E. Catawba Rd
Info: shoresandislands.com

Summer Ghost Walks with Victoria
What: Walk with Victoria through old Port Clinton as she recounts tales of romance, history, mystery, and spirits
Where: Marshall Inn Bed & Breakfast, 204 Monroe St., Port Clinton
When: 7 & 8 p.m.
Cost: $8.50
Info: marshallinn.com

July 29-August 16

Lakeside Photography Show
What: Features 12 award categories including “Best of Show” and viewers vote for “Popular Preference”
Where: Hoover Auditorium Lobby, Lakeside
Info: lakesideohio.com

July 31, August 5-7

Wolcott House Tours
What: Visit the 1820s stone home of the first keeper of the Marblehead Lighthouse
Where: 9999 E. Bayshore Rd., Marblehead
When: 1-5 p.m.
Info: thekeepershouse.org

July 31-August 1, August 4-8

Marblehead Lighthouse Tour
What: Tours every 15 minutes to the top of the Marblehead Lighthouse
Where: 110 Lighthouse Dr., Marblehead
When: 12-4 p.m.
Cost: $2
Info: dnr.state.oh.us/parks

July 26-August 1

Light Up Lakeside
What: Celebrate the summer season by showcasing the entire community in lights
Where: Lakeside Chautauqua
Info: lakesideohio.com

July 31-August 1, August 4-6

Water Aerobics
Where: Danbury School Pool
When: 8-9 a.m., 10-11 a.m.
Info: 419-357-1182

July 28-31

Chautauqua Lecture Series: “The Soundtrack of American Civil Rights Movement, 1800-1968”
What: Cheryl Boots, PhD, from Boston University explains how social reformers used hymns in the 19th century, etc
Where: Chautauqua Hall, 115 W. Third St., Lakeside
Cost: Gate fee applies
Info: lakesideohio.com

Chautauqua Lecture Series: “From Beowulf to Bilbo: Heroes and Villains of Literature”
What: Christopher Crane, PhD, explores this topic
Where: Chautauqua Hall, 115 W. Third St., Lakeside
Cost: Gate fee applies
Info: lakesideohio.com

July 31-August 3

Senior Sail Regatta
What: I-LYA Sail Boat Regatta begins Monday morning for three days, races held early each morning off the western short
Info: visitputinbay.com

2014 Corsair Nationals & Rendezvous
What: Hosted by the Inter-Lake Yachting Association’s Bayweek Regatta, open to all Corsair-built trimara models
Info: sail.corsairmarine.com

Thursday, July 31

Lakeside Wooden Boat Society Wooden Boat Rides
What: Take a 30 minute ride on a wooden boat on Lake Erie and see Lakeside from a different perspective
Where: Lakeside Dock, Maple Ave., Lakeside
When: 6-7:30 p.m.
Cost: Gate fees apply
Info: lakesideohio.com

The Willis Clan
What: Family of artist whose traditional Celtic music is infused with a rich country/bluegrass sound
When: 8:15 p.m.
Where: Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside
Cost: Gate fee applies: $19.75 adult, $13.75 child
Info: lakesideohio.com

Evening Guided Tour of the Gardens
What: Elaine Mylander directs a twilight journey of the 17-acre garden estate
When: 6:30 p.m.
Where: Schedel Arboretum & Gardens, 19255 W. Portage River S Rd., Elmore
Cost: $15 each, $13 to Schedel members
Info: schedel-gardens.org

The Listening Room Local at The Loft
What: Enjoy tapas, drinks, and some of Ohio’s best singer-songwriters in a listening room environment
When: 7 p.m.
Where: The Loft at Cielo Grande, 117 Madison St., Port Clinton
Cost: Free with two-drink or one-tapas plate minimum
Info: 419.967.9084

Stone Lab Guest Lecture Series
What: Research brief at 7 p.m., guest lecture begins at 7:45 p.m. with more general talk
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Stone Lab, Gibraltar Island
Info: stonelab.osu.edu

Yoga on the Beach
When: 8-8:45 a.m.
Where: East Harbor State Park Beach, 1600 N Buck Rd., Marblehead
Cost: $5
Info: 419-341-4110

Lakeside Wooden Boat Society Sunset Cruise
What: Take and hour-long sunset cruise aboard the Amazing Grace
Where: Lakeside Dock, Maple Ave., Lakeside
When: 8 p.m.
Cost: $32 adult, $10 youth, gate fee applies
Info: 866-952-5374

TOPS
What: Taking off pounds sensibly
When: 6:30-7:30 p.m., weigh in at 6 p.m.
Where: Port Clinton Senior Center
Info: 419-734-4102

Al-Anon/Alateen
What: Twelve-step group for those affected by another’s drinking
When: 7 p.m. every Thursday
Where: Trinity United Methodist Church, 135 Adams St. Port Clinton

Strength Training
When: 5:30-6:30 p.m. every Thursday
Where: Magruder Conference Center
Cost: $4 per session
Info: 419-732-4061

The Gathering
What: Free Community Meal, open to the public
Where: St. John Lutheran Church, Parish Hall, Corner of Second and Adams St., Port Clinton
When: 4:30-6 p.m.
Info: 404-735-7604

August 1-2

Friends of the Ida Rupp Public Library Annual Book Sale
When: Friday, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
Where: Ida Rupp Public Library, Port Clinton
Info: idarupp.org

Friday, August 1

Lakeside Farmer’s Market
What: Items include fresh produce, honey, herbs, and homemade baked goods
Where: Walnut Ave, Lakeside
When: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary 90-minute shopping/dining pass is available at the gates
Info: lakesideohio.com

The Harbor is Hoppin’ in August
What: Enjoy the variety of music styles including oldies, country, patriotic, and gospel of Joe and Nancy Young
Where: East Harbor State Park, 1169 N. Buck Rd., Marblehead
Info: eastharborstatepark.org

Mike Albert and the Big “E” Band
What: The “Ultimate Tribute” to Elvis
When: 8:15 p.m.
Where: Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside
Cost: Gate fee applies; $19.75 adult, $13.75 child
Info: lakesideohio.com

Rimfire Sporter Clinic
What: Optional, but highly recommended for new shooters and experienced shooters
Where: Camp Perry, Port Clinton
Info: thecmp.org/nm/rimfire.htm

Erie Shores Cruisers Car Show
When: 5-8 p.m.
Where: Bassett’s parking lot, Catawba
Info: 419-341-2867

Al-Anon/Alateen
What: Twelve-step group for those affected by another’s drinking
When: 7 p.m. every Friday
Where: St. John Lutheran Church, 122 Ottawa, Oak Harbor

Gentle Yoga sponsored by the Ida Rupp Library
When: 8:15-9:15 a.m.
Where: Ida Rupp Library
Cost: free

August 2-3

Black Swamp Dirty Dash 5K Obstacle/Mud Run Course
What: Runners receive a race shirt, unique medal, one free beer (over 21) and some Black Swamp Mud
Where: Ottawa County Fairgrounds, 8180 W. SR 163, Oak Harbor
Cost: $59 before race, $89 day of
Info: adrenalinerushsports.net

Pedal to the Point
What: Create a team, or join an existing team, or donate to help support the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.  
Where: Begins and ends in Brunswick, Ohio, traveling 75 miles to Sandusky, Ohio
Info: bikeoha.nationalmssociety.org

Arts in the Park
What: 120 fine artists and craft artisans from throughout Ohio and surrounding states with food and refreshments
When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Lakeview Park, 1100 E. Perry St., Port Clinton
Info: portclintonartistsclub.com

Saturday, August 2

Movies at the Memorial
What: Bring a chair or blanket
When: Begins at dark
Where: Perry’s Victory & International Peace Memorial, 93 Delaware Ave., Put-in-Bay
Info: nps.gov/pevi

Rimfire Sporter Match
What: Recreation-oriented competition using smallbore sporter rifles
Where: Camp Perry Training Site, Port Clinton
Info: odcmp.com

J.F. Walleyes 5K Run/Walk
When: 10:15 a.m.
Where: Begins between J.F. Walleye’s and historic Lonz Winery, ending at J.F. Walleye’s for food and refreshments
Cost: $25
Info: allsportfundamentals.com/j.f.-walleye-s-5k.html

Lakeside Symphony Orchestra with Pointe of Departure Ballet
What: Dance and music entertainment
When: 8:15 p.m.
Where: Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside
Cost: Gate fee applies; $19.75 adult, $13.75 child
Info: lakesideohio.com

Arts & Crafts Show
When: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Kelleys Island Historical Museum, 224 Division St., Kelleys Island
Info: kelleysislandhistorical.org

Jerry Lippus Classic Car Show
What: Cars, trucks, and bikes from all eras on display; all vehicles need to register
When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: Madison St., Port Clinton
Info: portclintonchamber.com

Yoga on the Beach
When: 8-8:45 a.m.
Where: East Harbor State Park Beach, 1600 N Buck Rd., Marblehead
Cost: $5
Info: 419-341-4110

Sunday, August 3

Steve Jad
What: Live Entertainment
Where: Canoe Club Wine Bar, 4831 E. Harbor Rd., Marblehead
When: 6-9 p.m.
Info: canoeclubwinebar.com

Acoustic Coffee House Sunday
What: Featuring the Naked Bacon Band
Where: Slater’s Madison Street Pub, 111 Madison St., Port Clinton
When: 7-10 p.m.
Info: slatersmadisonstreetpub.com

Drive-in Church
What: Worship in your car with service broadcasted from an enclosed wagon in the parking lot
Where: Mon Ami Historic Restaurant Parking Lot, 3845 W. Wine Cellar Rd., Port Clinton
When: 8 a.m.
Info: tumcpc.org

Family Night in the Park
What: UNIEQ Gospel
Where: Steele Memorial Bandstand/Gazebo, Lakeside
When: 6 p.m.
Cost: Gate fee applies; $19.75 adult, $13.75 child

August 4-5

South Bass Island Lighthouse Tours
Where: End of Langram Rd., Put-in-Bay
When: 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Info: stonelab.osu.edu

Kelly Miller Circus
What: Enjoy the circus under the bigtop, for all ages
Where: Pavilion Park, corner of Addison Rd. and Chappel St., Kelley Island
When: 4 and 7 p.m.
Info: kelleysislandchamber.com

Monday, August 4

Lakeside Wooden Boat Society Wooden Boat Rides
What: Take a 30 minute ride on a wooden boat on Lake Erie and see Lakeside from a different perspective
Where: Lakeside Dock, Maple Ave., Lakeside
When: 6-7:30 p.m.
Cost: Gate fees apply
Info: lakesideohio.com

Marsh Mondays
What: Children will learn about native plants and animals, explore the outdoors, and get creative with crafts
Where: 14000 W. SR 2, Oak Harbor
When: Ages 3-5, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., ages 6-12, 1-3 p.m.
Info: fws.gov/refuge/Ottawa

Lakeside Wooden Boat Society Sunset Cruise
What: Take and hour-long sunset cruise aboard the Amazing Grace
Where: Lakeside Dock, Maple Ave., Lakeside
When: 8 p.m.
Cost: $32 adult, $10 youth, gate fee applies
Info: 866-952-5374

Hoover Movie Night
What: See website for movie titles
When: 8:15 p.m.
Where: Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside
Cost: Gate fee applies; $19.75 adult, $13.75 child
Info: lakesideohio.com

Al-Anon/Alateen  
What: Twelve-step group for those affected by another’s drinking
When: 7 p.m.
Where: St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 214 E. Second St., Port Clinton

Compassionate Friends
What: For bereaved family & friends that have experienced the death of a child.
When: 7 p.m., first Monday of each month
Where: Peace Lutheran Church
Info: 419-308-4690 or compassionatefriends.org

Garden Yoga
When: 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Where: 4396 E. Beach Club Rd., Catawba
Cost: $10 each session
Info: 419-635-2337

Tuesday, August 5

Yoga on the Beach
When: 8-8:45 a.m.
Where: East Harbor State Park Beach, 1600 N Buck Rd., Marblehead
Cost: $5
Info: 419-341-4110

Lakeside Farmer’s Market
What: Items include fresh produce, honey, herbs, and homemade baked goods
Where: Walnut Ave, Lakeside
When: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary 90-minute shopping/dining pass is available at the gates
Info: lakesideohio.com

Helen Welch “Music of the Carpenters”
Where: Hoover Auditorium, 115 W. Third St., Lakeside
When: 8:15 p.m.
Cost: Gate fee applies; $19.75 adult, $13.75 child
Info: lakesideohio.com

Brush and Sip
What: Adult acrylic painting class with Celeste
Where: Heineman Winery and Crystal Cave, 978 Catawba Ave., Put-in-Bay
When: 4-6 p.m.
Cost: $20
Info: pibarts.com

Children’s Crafts
What: Make your own “Cork Cave Monster” and cork stamp set to take home
Where: Heineman Winery and Crystal Cave, 978 Catawba Ave., Put-in-Bay
When: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Info: pibarts.com

TOPS
What: Take Off Pounds Sensibly; all are welcome
When: 6 p.m. every Tuesday
Where: Catawba Community Hall, 3307 NW Catawba Road

Yoga
When: 6:30-8 p.m. every Tuesday
Where: Magruder Hospital Conference Center, Port Clinton
Cost: $8 per class for the whole month or $10 per class
Info: 419-635-2337

Mental Illness Anxiety & Depression Family Support Group
When: 6-8 p.m., 1st Tuesday each month
Where: Magruder Hospital Conference Center, Port Clinton
Info: For more info call 419-732-6264 

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group
When: 6:30-8 p.m., 1st Tuesday each month
Where: Magruder Hospital Conference Center, Port Clinton
Info: For more info 419-607-6021

August 6-10

Power Boat Bay Week
What: Put-in-Bay welcomes the annual I-LYA Power Boat Regatta
Where: Put-in-Bay
Info: visitputinbay.com

Wednesday, August 6

Gibraltar Island Tours
What: Groups take a guided tour of the island, then focus on the Lake Erie research currently being conducted
Where: The Boardwalk Water Taxi Dock, Put-in-Bay
When: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Cost: $10 adult, $5 child
Info: stonelab.osu.edu

Movie in the Park
What: Madagascar
Where: DeRivera Park, Put-in-Bay
When: Dusk
Info: pibarts.com

Patio Party
What: Stop in and relax with a BBQ lunch and the smooth sounds of Motown
Where: Port Clinton VFW, 214 Madison St., Port Clinton
When: 12-5 p.m.
Info: pcvfw2480.com

Jazz Night
What: Wine, pasta, and live jazz featuring the Bob Smik Trio and special guests
Where: Slater’s Madison Street Pub, 111 Madison St., Port Clinton
When: 7-10 p.m.
Info: slatersmadisonstreetpub.com

TOPS
What: Take Off Pounds Sensibly. All are Welcome.
When: 4:30 p.m. every Wednesday
Where: Danbury Senior Center, Marblehead

TOPS
What: Take Off Pounds Sensibly; all are welcome
When: 6 p.m. every Wednesday
Where: Oak Harbor Library, 147 W. Main St.
Info: 419-276-0304

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