Crawford Park District 2401 SR 598 Crestline, Oh 44827 419-683-9000
Viewing the Night Sky Saturday, May 26 9pm Lowe-Volk Park Join members of the Lowe-Volk Astronomy Club as they share their knowledge and telescope skills with all who are interested in the celestial sights. Targets for the spring months will include: M1 (Crab Nebula), M42 (Orion Nebula), M44 (Beehive Cluster), and M65 Spiral Galaxy). Bring your own telescope or allow the volunteers to assist you with those provided. It’s a spectacular universe!
Daughmer Sunday, May 27 3pm Daughmer Savannah The Daughmer Savannah State Nature Preserve is one of the best natural history displays in the state of Ohio. Meet Warren Uxley at the Daughmer parking lot for a great afternoon.
Living History Days June 2-3 Lowe-Volk Park, 2401 State Route 598 Living History Days is a yearly historical event celebrating Crawford County’s Revolutionary War connection. The Crawford Park District partners with our local reenactment group, Colonel Crawford’s Company, to put on this event. There will be reenactments of Col. Crawford’s capture, period demonstrations, historical presentations, tomahawk throwing, lantern & bus tours, and much more. Bring the family to experience history as it was in Crawford County!
Schedule Saturday, June 2 9am – Opening Ceremony 10am – Russell Morris: Shequonor, Shawnee singer/Storyteller 11am – Capture of Col. Crawford; Bus Tour starts immediately afterward 1pm – Vane Scott: The Many Faces of Old Glory 2pm – Colonial School 3pm – Capture of Col. Crawford 4pm – Close 8-10pm – Lantern Tours
Sunday, June 3 10am – Open 10am -- Russell Morris: Shequonor, Shawnee singer/Storyteller 11am – Capture of Col. Crawford; Bus Tour starts immediately afterward 1pm – Vane Scott: The Many Faces of Old Glory 2pm – Children’s Plant Walk 3pm – Capture of Col. Crawford 4pm – Close