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AREA HAPPENINGS: Got out the running shoes; 5k, 10k season is here – Wooster Daily Record

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Haitian Supper, 4-8 p.m. Friday, Maranatha Church just south of Sugarcreek, along state Route 93. Dine-in and take-out available. The menu includes Haitian rice and beans, fried chicken, spicy cabbage relish, red beet salad. Proceeds will support Restoring Lives Ministry in Haiti.
Pancake Breakfast, 7-11 a.m., Saturday, East Wayne Fire District Station No. 1, Dalton. All you-can-eat pancakes, eggs, potatoes, sausage, juice, coffee and water; donation only.
Run Wild! Spring Trail Run and Earth Day, 8 a.m. Saturday, The Wilderness Center, 9877 Alabama Avenue SW., Wilmot. Celebrate Earth Day with an early morning run/walk and experience the beauty of nature. Take on the timed 10k or 5k, or bring the whole family for the One-Mile Fun Run! Registration fee will support conservation and nature education efforts.
Healthy Kids Day, 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, YMCA of Wayne County Gymnastics Center, 1578 Mechanicsburg Road, Wooster. Free admission. The gym will be open to explore, and there will be games and giveaways from local organizations. For more information call 330-264-3131.
Scarlet, Gray & Green Fair, 10 a.m. Saturday, Ohio State University Secrest Arboretum Welcome and Education Center, Wooster. Exhibits and events open to the public and free of charge. There will be presentations, exhibits, tours, green mobility drive-in, entertainment, games, prizes and (zero-waste) food vendors.
Soup and Salad Supper, 4-8 p.m. Saturday, Winesburg Fire Department Auxiliary, at the fire station. There will be soups, salad bar and dessert bar. All-you-can-eat for a donation.
Cantate Singers Concert, 4 p.m. Saturday, Cornerstone Community Church, 18600 Davis Road, Dalton. The theme of the concert is Come to the Water.
Orrville Rotary Club Pancake Day, 7 a.m.-noon  Saturday, April 30, Trinity United Methodist Church, North Crownhill Road. Menu includes all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausage links, applesauce and beverage. Suggested donation is $7; kids 5 and under eat free. Carry-out will be available. Proceeds support local and international Rotary projects. Use north entrance.
Strides for Diabetes Awareness 5K, 9 a.m. Saturday, April 30, Malabar Middle School, 205 W. Cook Road, Mansfield. The Mansfield United Lions Club will host a run/walk and 1-mile walk. Registration starts at 8 a.m.; fee is $20. Online registration is at ohioraceday.com or the day of the race. There will be diabetes education and information tables available. For information email mansfieldunitedlions@gmail.com or call 419-571-0534.
Maple Syrup Festival Pancake and Sausage Breakfast, 7-10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 30, Sonnenberg Mennonite Church, 14367 Hackett Road, Kidron. Meals are dine-in or drive-thru, and by donation. Proceeds support missions and missionaries.
The United States Navy Concert Band, 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 2, Ashland High School. Free and open to the public.
Apple Blossom 5K, 9 a.m. Saturday, May 7, Bauman’s Orchards, 161 Rittman Ave., Rittman. Registration 8 a.m.; $30 pre-registration, $35 race day registration.
Killbuck Spring Yard Sales, 9 a.m. Saturday, May 7. The event is sponsored by the Killbuck Community Improvement Corp. All Killbuck residents are invited to participate.
Pro Wresting, Saturday, 7 p.m. May 14, Cornerstone Elementary School gymnasium, 101 W. Bowman St., Wooster; Dylan’s Annual Awareness Fundraiser. Tickets can be purchased at the door, while Operation: Fandom, 120 S. Market St., Wooster, will have discounted advance tickets. Seven big-time matches, including a 15-man battle royal.
Walk and 5K for Wellness, 8-11 a.m. Saturday, May 7, Secrest Welcome and Education Center, 2122 Williams Road, Wooster; benefit for NAMI Wayne and Holmes Counties. Virtual participation option available. Prizes for fastest finish times. NAMI offers services including peer support, education for families and suicide support. To register, contact NAMI Wayne and Holmes Counties office via its website, phone at 330-264-1590 or midohiorm.com.
County Line Historical Museum open house, second Saturday of each month (May 14), noon-3 p.m., 281 N. Market St., Shreve. Handicap parking at rear of museum, entering alley off East Robinson Street. Adults $2; children 12 and younger, free. For information, call 330-464-4382 or email countylinehistoricalsociety@gmail.com.
Region 4 Airstream Rally, May 19-22, downtown Wooster. Up to 125 trailers will line the streets.
Ladies Night Out, Thursday, May 26, downtown Wooster. Registration and Swag Bags begin at 4:45 at Studio 217.
Wayne County Music & Rib Fest, June 3-4, Wayne County Fairgrounds, Wooster.
Kids Day, 1-4 p.m. Saturday, June 4, Wayne County Public Library, Wooster. Register at www.mainstreetwooster.org.
HRN Firefighter Field Day, 9 a.m. Saturday, June 11, Tuscarawas County Fairgrounds. Firefighters’ Exhibition where firefighters from across the state take part in friendly competitions. Kids’ firefighter-themed activities where children ages 5-12 can imitate their heroes. Admission is free. Opening ceremony is at 9 a.m. and the first event underway by 9:30 a.m. For more information Jeff Mizer of Mizer Marketing at 330-432-6706 or Kate Schweitzer of HRN at 330-763-1204, or visit HRNFirefighterFieldDay.com.
The Wayne County Historical Society’s eight-building campus is open every Saturday, with tours at 1, 2, and 3 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults; free for those under 14. Special exhibits include “Votes for Women!”, “Apron Strings” and “A Season of Quilts: Spring.” The historical society is located at 546 E. Bowman St., Wooster. The parking lot entrance is on Spink Street just north of Bowman. For more information visit waynehistoricalohio.org or call 330-264-8856.
Storybook Trail at Kingwood Center Gardens, featuring “Good Night, Bat! Good Morning, Squirrel!,” 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Sunday, along the Nature Trail that begins at the Peacock Playhouse. General admission is $5 for 13 years and older; admission is free for children 12 years and younger, and for Kingwood members. The center is located at 50 N. Trimble Road, Mansfield.
Secrest Garden Fair, Saturday, June 11, Secrest Arboretum, 2122 Williams Road, Wooster. The juried event will promote handmade arts and crafts, plants and food. Applications are being accepted. A printable form is available at www.friendsofsecrest.com/garden-fair. Master Gardeners will lead tours of the arboretum grounds. For more information, visit www.friendsofsecrest.com or contact Merry Gentry at gardenfair2022@gmail.com or 330-461-4160.

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