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It's a Penguin Party!

Waddle on in for lots of penguin fun today. We’ll have crafts, a visit from Tacky the costumed character from the beloved books and activities starting at 1pm. At 2pm we’ll have a visit from a real live penguin with handlers from the Newport Aquarium!

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Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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Summer Astronomy Series

The Summer Astronomy Series returns to Lane this June! Faculty and staff from The Ohio State University’s Department of Astronomy and Physics will be giving presentations on our solar system. Afterwards, there will be hands-on activities and after-hours outdoor stargazing (weather permitting). Perfect for anybody interested in astronomy or just trying to get a closer look at the moon. Open to Adults, Families, and Teens.
June 23 – Dr. Don Terndrup will talk about why we have seasons (the same week as the solstice).
July 28 – Dr. Jordan Hanson will talk about the planets, the New Horizons Pluto mission, and the possibility of finding more planets!
Aug. 11 – Dr. Paul Martini will wrap up the series with a talk on eclipses and the upcoming solar eclipse that will be visible in the US in August, 2017.

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Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 8:30pm to 9:30pm

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Coloring Fun

If you love to color this is your day! We’ll be celebrating National Coloring Book Day with lots of awesome coloring pages. Drop by anytime, relax and enjoy this creative process. Display areas will be provided for those that would like to leave a page for others to enjoy. For all ages.

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Tuesday, August 2, 2016 (All day)

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Songs in the Park

Bring a blanket and find a cozy spot on the lawn to enjoy this end of summer concert. We’ll have fun outdoor activities beginning at 1:30 followed by crowd favorite, Joanie Calem at 2pm.

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Saturday, August 6, 2016 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

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Fun Day Carnival

Join us for our annual free outdoor carnival! Play games and win prizes in a book walk, bean bag toss, facepainting, parachute play, and more. Don’t miss out on this end-of-summer fun!

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Thursday, August 11, 2016 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

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Summer Astronomy Series

The Summer Astronomy Series returns to Lane this June! Faculty and staff from The Ohio State University’s Department of Astronomy and Physics will be giving presentations on our solar system. Afterwards, there will be hands-on activities and after-hours outdoor stargazing (weather permitting). Perfect for anybody interested in astronomy or just trying to get a closer look at the moon. Open to Adults, Families, and Teens.
June 23 – Dr. Don Terndrup will talk about why we have seasons (the same week as the solstice).
July 28 – Dr. Jordan Hanson will talk about the planets, the New Horizons Pluto mission, and the possibility of finding more planets!
Aug. 11 – Dr. Paul Martini will wrap up the series with a talk on eclipses and the upcoming solar eclipse that will be visible in the US in August, 2017.

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Thursday, August 11, 2016 - 8:30pm to 9:30pm

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Art History: The Architecture of H.H. Richardson

H.H. Richardson was one of the most important early architects in America. Working in the 19th century, he created a style called “Richardsonian Romanesque” that combined Medieval influences, Arts and Crafts principles, and a wholly unique American vision. We will look at Richardson’s most important commissions including Trinity Church in Boston and the Marshall Field Wholesale Store in Chicago, and we will explore many other designs for libraries, churches, and homes throughout America. Presented by CCAD instructor Ann Shifflet.

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Friday, August 12, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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