December 11th, 2016 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM Page One-Room School House Christmas Event
Page School is located at the corner of Page School Road off of Vaughn Ridge Road east of West Union off St. Rt. 125. Program "Christmas". For information contact Mary Fulton at (937) 587-2043
Corner of Page School Rd. off of Vaughn Ridge Rd. West Union, Ohio 45693 Directions/Map
December 12th, 2016 7:00 PM Adams County Historical Society Christmas Meeting
The annual Adams County Historical Christmas Meeting will be held Dec., 12th at the Heritage Center starting at 7:00 PM. For more information contact Mary Fulton at (937)-587-2043.
507 N Cherry Street - Heritage Center West Union, Ohio 45693 Directions/Map
December 17th, 2016 Adams County Audubon Christmas Bird Count.
Contact the Cincinnati Museum Center's Edge of Appalachia Preserve at (937) 544-2880.
December 21st, 2016 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Lighting the Serpent
Celebrate the Winter Solstice "Lighting the Serpent" scheduled for Dec. 21st. Weather can be a factor (rain or wind date Dec. 22nd). See website serpentmound.org for details if scheduling has to be changed. Or we will update at the time.
April 8th, 2017 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. 7th Annual Quilt Show
7th annual quilt show from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. At Stone Chapel United Methodist Church, 89 Trefz Rd.,West Union. Bed turning at 2:30 p.m., door prizes, etc. For more information contact Linda Copas at (937) 544-3438
April 15th, 2017 25th Annual Children's Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday April 15th is the 25th Annual Children's Easter Egg Hunt at the Wilson Children's Home in West Union. Registration: 12:00 P.M. Festivities: 1;00 P.M. Ages: Walking to Age 2, Age 3-4, Age 5-6, Age 7-8, Age 9-10. Eggs will be exchanged for candy. Prizes drawn randomly for each group. Past Prizes have included bicycles, basketballs and sport sets, pedal cars and trucks, riding toys, wagons, educational toys, books, games, puzzles and Easter Baskets. For more information contact (937) 544-2511.
300 N Wilson Drive - Wilson Children's Home West Union, Ohio 45693 Directions/Map
April 22nd, 2017 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Adams County History Bus Tour
Annual Adams County Historical Society Bus Tour "Chillicothe". For more information contact Lynne Newman at (937) 587-3358. Starts at 8:30 am and ends approximately around 5:00 pm.
April 29th, 2017 Bentonville Anti Horse Thief Society Banquet
The Bentonville Anti-Horse Thief Society Banquet at Burning Heart Camp at 7 p.m. in Bentonville. Contact Verna Naylor at (937) 549-3360.
April 30th, 2017 Volunteer Day: Ohio River Bluffs Removal
Join the Ohio River Cliff Hangers! The Arc's most athletic conservation crew. From 9:45 AM to mid afternoon. Meet at Ohio River Bluffs. Please arrive on time for orientation and departure from the parking lot at 10:00 AM SHARP.
Late arrivals will not be able to find us and we don't want to lose you!
Ohio River Bluffs is inarguably the most spectacular wildflowers showcase in the state of Ohio. In spring the cliffs facing the Ohio River just outside Manchester, Ohio in Adams County are petal to petal flowers. There is literally nothing quite else like it!
May 5th, 2017 4:00 pm until Wheat Ridge Amish School Benefit Auction & Supper
Supper starts at 4 p.m. & auction at 5 p.m. Located at Ridge Way Lumber on Wheat Ridge Road. For more information contact (937) 544-7566.
Main Street West Union & Fair Grounds West Union, Ohio 45693 Directions/Map
July 9th - July 15th, 2017 126th Annual Adams County Fair
The 126th Adams County Fair at the Adams County Fairgrounds in West Union. For more information call Darlene Anderson at (937) 205-7141 or visit our Web Site @ adamscountyfairground.org.
Like us at our Facebook page @https://www.facebook.com/pages/Adams-County-Fair.
836 Boyd Ave - Adams County Fairgrounds West Union, Ohio 45693 Directions/Map
July 10th, 2017 7:00 pm Adams County Historical Society Meeting
Adams County Historical Society Meeting at 7:00 pm at The Heritage Center. For more information contact Lynne Newman at 937-587-3358
507 N Cherry Street - Heritage Center West Union, Ohio 45663 Directions/Map
July 12th - July 15th, 2017 Salt Creek Sundance This is a traditional Native American Sundance ceremony that dates back centuries of years in which we share Wakan Tanka (The Great Spirit) through dance, songs, and prayers with all. Open to the public. Located in the heart of Adams County, Ohio just 7 miles south of Serpent Mound. Please visit our website for more information. Website for Salt Creek Sundance
July 29th, 2017 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm Adams County Genealogy Society Reunion Picnic
Everyone is invited to the Adams County Genealogical Society's annual reunion picnic from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Heritage Center in West Union. The Society will furnish sandwiches and drinks and guests may bring salads and desserts for the noon meal. A mystery guest will present a version of "Who do you think you are?" for the program. For more information contact the Adams County Genealogy Society at (937) 544-8522, Thursdays and Saturdays.
Website for Adams County Genealogy Society Reunion Picnic
507 N Cherry Street - Heritage Center West Union, Ohio 45693 Directions/Map
August 19th, 2017 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Archaeology Day at Serpent Mound
Join us for a day full of Native American demonstrations and displays!! BRING YOUR ARTIFACTS, an artifact expert will be onsite to identify any artifacts. Demonstrations will be done throughout the day and artifact displays will be set up throughout the park. Native American games and face painting will be available for all of the children.
Event is free with $8.00 parking fee. Event is under shelter and will be held rain or shine.
For details see www.arcofappalachia.org (Click on Events), or call Serpent Mound: 1-800-752-2757
September 2nd, 2017 20th Annual Amish School Benefit Cookout
Festivities start at 9:00 AM and the Barbecue from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM at Miller's Bakery & Furniture on Wheat Ridge Road. On the menu for the Barbecue: Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Noodles, Chip's and fresh Pie, Homemade Ice Cream, Coffee and Soft Drinks.
September 7th, 2017 4:30pm to 7:00pm Adams County Junior Fair Beef Barbecue
Evening meal begins at 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Ohio Valley Career & Tech Center in West Union. Dine-In/Take Out Menu: Roast Beef Sandwiches, Cole Slaw, Baked Beans, Potato Chips and Drinks. Tickets available at: OSU Extension Adams County (937) 544-2339-Your local 4-H Club or FFA Chapter or Tickets may be purchased at the door. For more information contact Corbett Phipps at (937) 544-2088
175 Lloyd Road - Ohio Valley Career & Technology Center West Union, Ohio 45693 Directions/Map
September 7th - September 10th, 2017 41st Bentonville Festival
The Bentonville Festival will take place Sept. 8, 9 & 10th. For more information Contact Sue Naylor at (937) 549-3360
State Route 41 - Bentonville School Bentonville, Ohio 45105 Directions/Map
September 14th - September 17th, 2017 50th Annual Peebles Old Timers Days.
50th Annual Peebles Old Timers Day Festival, Sept. 14-15-16 & 17th, Thur., Fri., Sat., and Sunday. Festival starts at 6:00 p.m. Thursday in downtown Peebles. Grand Parade 3 p.m. on Sunday.
For more information contact Heather James (937) 483-822O
Or visit us on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Peebles-Old-Timers-Day-Festival/
September 29th - September 30th, 2017 Adams County Heritage Days
Adams County Heritage Days, Friday evening and Saturday in Tranquility at the John T. Wilson Homestead located at 92 Old St. Rt. 32, Peebles. Relive an era of time gone by and learn about historical events of the time. Contact the Wilson Homestead at (937)386-0143 or johntwilsonhomestead.com
Website for Adams County Heritage Days
92 Old St. Rt. 32 - John T. Wilson Homestead Peebles, Ohio 45660 Directions/Map
October 7th - October 8th, 2017 Annual Old Fashion Draft Horse, Mule, and Pony Field Days
Will be held at Glen-Dale Park, 2915 Fawcett Road, 6 miles south of Peebles.
Saturday, Oct. 1st. 8:00 AM Breakfast will be available. 10:00 AM FIELD WORK STARTS-Plowing & Discing. 4:00 PM LOG SKID-followed by MINI & DRAFT HORSE PULLS.
Sunday, Oct. 2nd. 6:30-9:00 AM breakfast will be available. 9:30 AM COMMUNITY CHURCH SERVICE. 10:30 AM FIELD WORK (continues). 12:30 PM HITCH CLASSES START.
For more information contact Roush Ins.(day) at (937) 544-3123 or contact Dale Grooms (eve.) at (937) 587-3293 (cell) (937) 515-2506.
No Admission Charged (Donations Accepted) Food available both days-Served by the Christian Missionary Fellowship/youth group. Bring your own Lawn Chairs.
October 7th, 2017 40th Annual Miller's Anniversary Customer Appreciation Day 40th Annual Miller's Anniversary Customer Appreciation and Cookout at Miller Bakery & Furniture on Wheat Ridge Road. Contact Miller's at (937) 544-8524.
October 8th, 2017 15th annual Jack Roush Day
Don't miss the 15th annual Jack Roush Day at the Riverbarn. Named after Manchester's own hometown racing legend Jack Roush. This is a day of festivities that features hundreds of classic cars. If you are a muscle car fan plan on spending the day with us. For more information contact Buster @ (937) 779-2782
7021 U. S 52 - west entrance of Manchester Manchester, Ohio 45144 Directions/Map
October 13th - October 15th, 2017 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM 9th Annual Wheat Ridge Olde Thyme Herb Fair & Harvest Celebration
October 13th, 14th and 15th from 10 AM to 5 PM.
Fresh Herbs, Herbal Products, Food, Crafts Antiques, Live Music, Pumpkin Cannon, Antique Tractors and of course Pumpkins!!
For more information contact Kim Erwin at (937) 544-8252 or visit the Website..