Kids Craft Day

At 1 p.m. Sept. 1, join in the fun of Kids Craft Day at the Portage Lakes Branch Library, 4261 Manchester Road, New Franklin. Try out some fun arts and crafts. All ages welcome. Stay to read with the library’s Tails and Tales dogs at 2 p.m. Then at 2 p.m., the library invites kids to practice reading to furry friends. Read aloud to the therapy dogs for a sticker. All ages welcome. For more information, contact the library at 330-644-7050 or visit

Made in Ohio

The Made in Ohio Arts and Crafts Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 31 to Sept. 2, each day on the grounds of Hale Farm and Village, 2686 Oak Hill in Bath Township. The festival has more than 160 Ohio artisans, local food and entertainment. Vendors include jewelry artists, potters, woodworkers, glass artists, soap and lotion makers, quilters and a variety of unique artisans. The cost is $5 and the grounds and buildings of the farm will be open as well as craft demonstrations going on. Ohio beer and wine will be available.

National Air Show

The US Navy Blue Angels are performing at the Cleveland National Air Show at Burke lakefront Airport from Sept. 1-3. Tour unique aircraft, help pack a parachute, get a picture with a pilot, enjoy food and much more. The airport is at 1501 N. Marginal Road in Cleveland. General admission available at the gate or at Cleveland area Discount Drug Mart’s. Check for an updated schedule.