Events

Upcoming Events

Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser for AACCD

Chili Cook Off for Black History Month
Dates:
Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

See if you got what it takes to take home to honor of best Chili!  Della Moore, the Director of the African American Center for Cultural Development (AACCD) has long standing been known as making the best chili in these parts.  Come try for yourself or see if you can put her reign to an end! This is a fundraising event for the Center where you can enter your chili or taste test and vote for your favorite.  This is a celebration and fundraiser for Black History Month and the AACCD.

Amish Folk Art Classes with Leon Historical Society

Amish Folk Art Quilting Class Leon Historical Society
Dates:
Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 8:30am to 5:00pm

Learn by doing!  Join in an Amish Folk Art Class, with history of American and Amish quilting.  Presented by the Leon Historical Society and Museum, you can make a traditional pattern quilt block with Amish and English instructors.  In April's class, you will learn how to make a Log Cabin Wall Hanging and learn the significance of the different colors. 

Amish Folk Art Classes with Leon Historical Society

Amish Folk Art Class with Leon Historical Society
Dates:
Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 8:30am to 5:00pm

Learn by doing!  Join in an Amish Folk Art Class, with history of American and Amish quilting.  Presented by the Leon Historical Society and Museum, you can make a traditional pattern quilt block with Amish and English instructors.  In September's class, you will learn how to make and quilt the Ohio Star in a Mug-Rug set.

Amish Folk Art Classes with Leon Historical Society

Amish Folk Art Class with Leon Historical Society
Dates:
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 8:30am to 5:00pm

Learn by doing!  Join in an Amish Folk Art Class, with history of American and Amish quilting.  Presented by the Leon Historical Society and Museum, you can make a traditional pattern quilt block with Amish and English instructors.  In October's class, you will learn how to make and quilt a 9 Patch Tote Bag, or Dresden Wreath.