Your Weekend Update for May 19, 2017
Friday, May 19
Women at work Art Show
The Bowen House Community Center for Arts and Education 196 N. Market Street Call Spirit Williams on (740) 385-8245 for more information. May 19 thru June 7, Wednesdays - Saturdays 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
The Bowen House will be the center for activities during Logan's Alumni Days. An open house will kick off the show on Friday evening.
HockingValley Community Hospital Courtyard; 740-380-8336 1PM; FREE
Hosted by Hocking Valley Community Hospital and Butterfly Ridge. The exhibit will remain on display through the summer. The event is free and open to the public. Co-sponsor is Chris Kline, founder and director of Butterfly Ridge Butterfly Conservation Center.
Live Music at Hocking Hills Winery - FRIDAY & SATURDAY
Hocking Hills Winery; 30402 Freeman Rd; Logan; 740-385-7117; 6 to 9 p.m.
Enjoy the sweet sounds of music with the great taste of wine at Hocking Hills Winery. Order an appetizer or bring your own food to eat while you listen to Acoustic Avalanche Friday night and Luke Mossburg on Saturday night.
Open Mic Night at Utopia - FRIDAY
Utopia; 117 W. Main St; Logan; email@example.com; 740-380-3337; 7 to 11:30 p.m.
Enjoy the sounds of Open Mic Night at local restaurant Utopia. It will occur weekly every Friday and night from 7 to 11:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 20
Backstage Show with May Erlewine - SATURDAY & SUNDAY
Stuart's Opera House; 52 Public Square; Nelsonville; 740-753-1924 ; 7pm, Adults $12, $15 at the door.
Some people might call May Erlewine "Michigan's darling Songbird" but her songs have traveled far beyond her home state. With seven full length albums and three EPs to her name, not to mention various collaborations, May's catalog has substance and her creative vision is expansive.
Appalachian Listening Room presents Bob Dylan Tribute Show.
Alley door at 48 W. Main Street Logan; 740-438-5273; 6:30 p.m. Tickets $10 each
Celebrate Bob Dylan 76th Birthday with a Tribute Show at the Listening Room.
Pre-Season Trains at Hocking Valley Scenic Railway SATURDAY & SUNDAY
33 E Canal St, Nelsonville, (740) 753-9531, www.hvsry.org 1:00pm - 3:30 p.m.
Trains will depart the Nelsonville Depot at 1:00 p.m. for a round-trip ride to East Logan. Narration will be provided during the ride to point out locations of interest, such as the historic Hocking Canal Lock No. 19, historic buildings of note in Haydenville, as well as the history of the railroad and area.
Monday, May 22
Yoga with Ellie DelMatto
The Bowen House Community Center for Arts and Education 196 N. Market Street (740) 385-0344
Join Ellie DelMatto and friends for a weekly yoga session. Bring your own mat. A fee of $6 is charged.
Wednesday, May 24
Smokey and the Bandit 40th Anniversary
Athena Grand Cinema, 20 S. Court Street Athens, 740-594-7382; www.athenacinema.com 7:00 p.m. $12.50
Get ready to tear up the highway with the Bandit (Burt Reynolds), a fun-loving, fast-talking trucker who takes on his craziest haul yet.
Sweet Treat Wednesday
Hocking Hills Winery; 30402 Freeman Road; Logan; 11 a.m.to 8 p.m; Call 740- 385-7117 for more information; $12 for six tastings.
Wine tasting paired with locally made Wren Valley Truffles. Enjoy 25 percent off of hand-made gourmet caramel apples. Bring your own food or have pizza delivered.
Thursday, May 16
Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour
Rockside Winery & Vineyards - 2363 Lancaster Newark Rd NE, Lancaster; 740-687-4414; 5 to 8 p.m.
Making it halfway through the week is reason enough to celebrate! Stop by after work for $4 glasses of our estate-grown and produced wines. Enjoy our delicious Ohio cheese and crackers at a discount. Otherwise you can bring in your own picnic, or order in from one of the nearby pizza joints!
COMING UP NEXT WEEKEND:
May 25- 29 New Straitsville Moonshine Festival. 740-394-2239
47th Year!features a variety of events including a working Moonshine Still Display, local history museum, flea market vendors, moonshine burgers, moonshine pie, moonshine doggies, carnival rides and games.
More reasons to bring the family to downtown Logan! Play your part in revitalizing your town:
FRIDAY, SATURDAY & SUNDAY - Flea & Farmers' Market at Hocking Hills Market; US 33, Rockbridge; sunrise to 5 p.m. This is a large flea market with many outside and inside vendors every weekend - Friday through Sunday - that features unique items, antiques, collectibles, beautiful crafts and outstanding in-season produce.
WEDNESDAY, SATURDAY - Athens Farmers Market takes place 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. from April until December on Wednesdays and year-round on Saturdays.Enjoy a variety of vendors from homemade delectables to fresh produce and more. Call 740-593-6763 or visit athensfarmersmarket.org for more information.
THURSDAYS - Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour Rockside Winery & Vineyards - 2363 Lancaster Newark Rd NE, Lancaster; 740-687-4414; 5 to 8 p.m. Looking for the happiest hours out there? We think making it halfway through the week is reason enough to celebrate! Stop by after work for $4 glasses of our estate-grown and produced wines. Enjoy our delicious Ohio cheese and crackers at a discount. Otherwise you can bring in your own picnic, or order in from one of the nearby pizza joints! (Recurring event every Thursday excluding major holidays).
WEDNESDAYS - Sweet Treat Wednesday - Wine tasting paired with locally made Wren Valley Truffles. Enjoy 25 percent off of hand-made gourmet caramel apples. Bring your own food or have pizza delivered. Hocking Hills Winery; 30402 Freeman Road; Logan; 11 a.m.to 8 p.m; Call 740- 385-7117 for more information; $12 for six tastings.
THURSDAYS - Yoga at the Bowen House - Join yoga instructor Elle Delmatto every Thursday at 4:30 p.m. Class fee is $6. Class is open to all and no pre-registration is necessary. The Bowen House Community Center for Arts & Education; 196 N Market St; Logan; call 740-385-0344 for more info.
DAILY - Honeybee Extravaganza - The Logan-Hocking County Library has honeybees! We have a beautiful, live bee display, courtesy of Dave Saving. Come and witness the bees work. Find the queen bee! Learn about the interworking of the hive. The bees are on display for everyone to see. Logan Hocking Library; 230 East Main St; Logan; Hours are Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 1 to 5 p.m. Free.