Tuesday, June 10 - Volunteer Enrichment Series Location Change
Tonight's Volunteer Enrichment Series will now be held at Happy Days Lodge, located at 500 West Streetsboro Road (SR 303), Peninsula 44264. Refreshments start at 6:30 p.m., presentation at 7 p.m. It was originally scheduled for Basket of Life Farm.
Brandywine Creek Foot Bridge Closed
The footbridge that crosses over the Brandywine Creek on the Brandywine Gorge Trail is closed due to damage sustained during a recent storm. The trail remains open but there is no detour. Visitors will need to backtrack to get back to parking lot. More »
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad Announces Early Release of Polar Express Tickets
Contact: Kelly Steele, 330-657-1915
Peninsula, Ohio - Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) has announced a 72-Hour, Early Release Ticket Sale for a few select dates for the 2011 Polar Express™ program, on-line June 28, 29 and 30th. The remaining dates will then be offered to CVSR Members on September 7th, 2011 and then to the general public on October 3, 2011. Tickets will be sold through the railroad's website at www.CVSR.com. The Polar Express will be offered from November 17th through December 20, 2011, from the Rockside Station in Independence, the Akron Northside Station and the Canton Lincoln Highway Station.
Did You Know?
Lock 27 along the Ohio & Erie Canal became known as Johnnycake Lock after several boats ran aground due to flooding. While stranded, supplies ran low and canal passengers and crew ate only corn meal pancakes, known as "johnnycakes".