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APRIL 2014
Saturday, April 19 – 2-3:30 p.m. Hayes Easter Egg Roll. Children ages 3-10 are invited to compete in egg-rolling. Bring three hard-boiled colored eggs as your admission fee. Sponsored by Root's Poultry and Welly's Horseradish .
Sunday, April 20 – All facilities CLOSED for Easter Sunday.

MAY 2014
Thursday, May 1– opening of the Privy to History: Civil War Prison Life Unearthed exhibit. Exhibit runs through Jan. 4, 2015 . Sponsored by the Sidney Frohman Foundation and Friends & Descendants of Johnson’s Island Civil War Prison.
Sunday, May 4 – 1-4 p.m. RootsMagic workshop led by software author Bruce Buzbee. Free admission.
**NEW Saturday, May 10–11 a.m.-3 p.m. Second Saturdays R 4 Kids. A hands-on educational series for children and parents on the theme “Exploring the Civil War.” Today’s topic is Life in a Civil War Army Camp - learn about Rutherford and Lucy Hayes’ war-time experiences. Title sponsor of the series is Heinz North America. Cost $1/child, $7.50/adult (includes Museum admission); free to those with family-level Center memberships. This session sponsored by Walmart-Port Clinton.
Saturday, May 17 - 9:30-11:30 a.m. Internet Genealogy II Class. A class offering instruction in how to make the most of paid-subscription genealogly websites like HeritageQuest. Cost $10/adult, $5/students through high school age. Pre-register. Sponsored by RootsMagic, Inc.

Satruday, May 17 - 1 p.m. Vintage Base Ball Match at Elmwood at the Springs West Campus in Green Springs. The Spiegel Grove Squires play the Stemtown Stinkers. Title sponsor of the Spiegel Grove Squires is KF Construction & Excavating, LLC.
** NEW Sunday, May 18 - 4-5 p.m. Music in the Parlor. A re-creation of a 19th Century parlor concert inside the Hayes Home, featuring the Dodworth Duo in an interactive performance titled "America's Past in Story & Song." Limited seating; tickets required. Cost is $8/adults, $4/children ages 12 and younger.
Saturday, May 24- 9:30 a.m.-NOON Old Family Photos – Care, Digitizing & Organizing. Hayes Presidential Center Head of Photographic Resources Gil Gonzalez instructs attendees on how to identify the photographic process used to create a photo, as well as how to preserve, digitize and organize family photos. Cost $10/adult, $5/students through high school age. Pre-register. Sponsored by
RootsMagic Inc.
Saturday & Sunday, May 31-June 1 - (time tba) Mayor's Cup Vintage Base Ball Tournament at Stepping stones Park, Upper Sandusky, OH. Hosted by the Wyandotte Ghost Riders. Title sponsor of the Spiegel Grove Squires is KF Construction & Excavating, LLC.

JUNE 2014
Tuesdays-Sundays ALL MONTH – Privy to History: Civil War Prison Life Unearthed exhibit. Sponsored by the Sidney Frohman Foundation and Friends & Descendants of Johnson’s Island Civil War Prison .
Saturday, June 7 – 9:30-11:30 a.m. Searching Your Ohio Roots genealogy class. Cost $10/adult, $5/students through high school age. Pre-register. Sponsored by RootsMagic Inc.

Sunday, June 8
- 2 p.m. Vintage Base Ball match at HOME. The Spiegel Grove Squires vs the Forest City Base Ball Club. Free. Title sponsor of the Spiegel Grove Squires is
KF Construction & Excavating, LLC.
Wednesday, June 11 – 6:45-8 p.m. outdoor Verandah Concert featuring pianist Matthew Ball - The Boogie Woogie Kid. Free. Sponsored by
Fremont Federal Credit Union.
**NEW Saturday, June 14–11 a.m.-3 p.m. Second Saturdays R 4 Kids. A hands-on educational series for children and parents focusing on “Exploring the Civil War.” Today’s topic is Women in the Civil War - learn about the important roles women played during the war years. Sponsored by Heinz North America. Cost $1/child, $7.50/adult (includes Museum admission); free to those with family-level Center memberships.
Saturday, June 21 – 9:30-11:30 a.m. How to Take Better Family Photos. Hayes Presidential Center Head of Photographic Resources Gilbert Gonzalez instructs attendees on how to use your camera to its best potential to take the best family photographs possible. Sponsored by RootsMagic, Inc. Cost is $10/adults and $5/students through high school. Pre-registration required.
Saturday, June 21 - 12 p.m. Vintage Base Ball Match at League Park, Cleveland. The Spiegel Grove Squires play the Cleveland Blues Base Ball Club and the Columbus Capitals. Title sponsor of the Spiegel Grove Squires is
KF Construction & Excavating, LLC.
Wednesday, June 25
6:45-8 p.m. outdoor Verandah Concert featuring barbershop music courtesy the Lake Plains Chorus. Free . Sponsored by Fremont Federal Credit Union.
Sunday, June 29 - 2 p.m. Vintage Base Ball match at HOME. The Spiegel Grove Squires vs the Clodbusters Base Ball Club. Free. Title sponsor of the Spiegel Grove Squires is
KF Construction & Excavating, LLC.

JULY 2014
Tuesdays-Sundays ALL MONTH – Privy to History: Civil War Prison Life Unearthed exhibit. Sponsored by the Sidney Frohman Foundation and Friends & Descendants of Johnson’s Island Civil War Prison .
Friday, July 4 – 2-3:30 p.m. Independence Day Concert featuring Toledo Symphony Concert Band. Free admission. Title sponsor is
Crown Battery/Hal & Diane Hawk .
Wednesday, July 9 - 6:45-8 p.m. outdoor Verandah Concert featuring the Terra Brass Choir. Admission is FREE. Sponsored by Fremont Federal Credit Union.
**NEW Saturday, July 12 –11 a.m.-3 p.m. Second Saturdays R 4 Kids. An educational series for children and parents on the theme “Exploring the Civil War.” Today’s topic is Ohio’s Link to the Underground Railroad. Sponsored by Heinz North America. Cost $1/child, $7.50/adult (includes Museum admission); free to those with family-level Center memberships. Session sponsor is Century Die, LLC .
Sunday, July 13 - 2 p.m. Vintage Base Ball match at HOME. The Spiegel Grove Squires vs the Local All Stars. Free. Title sponsor of the Spiegel Grove Squires is
KF Construction & Excavating, LLC.
Wednesday, July 23 -
6:45-8 p.m. outdoor Verandah Concert featuring the Honey Creek Preservation Jass Band. Free. Sponsored by Fremont Federal Credit Union.
Saturday, July 26 – 11 a.m.-10 p.m. GroveFest. A family/community event that features free daytime activities focusing on nature and the outdoors, plus an elegant evening fundraising auction (tickets required). Major sponsors are
Heinz Company North America , KeyBank-the Walter E. Terhune Memorial Fund , and the Randolph J. & Estelle M. Dorn Foundation.
Saturday, July 26 -
Vintage Base Ball tournament at Sauder Village, Archbold, Ohio. The Spiegel Grove Squires will compete. Title sponsor of the Spiegel Grove Squires is
KF Construction & Excavating, LLC.

AUGUST 2014
Tuesdays-Sundays ALL MONTH – ­Privy to History: Civil War Prison Life Unearthed exhibit. Sponsored by the Sidney Frohman Foundation and
Friends & Descendants of Johnson’s Island Civil War Prison .
Wednesday, August 6 - 6:45-8 p.m. outdoor Verandah Concert featuring the Cottonwood Jam String Quartet. Free. Sponsored by
Fremont Federal Credit Union.
**NEW Saturday, Aug. 9–11 a.m.-3 p.m. Second Saturdays R 4 Kids. A hands-on educational series for children and parents focusing on the theme “Exploring the Civil War.” Today’s topic is Civil War Medicine – learn what it was like to get sick or injured during wartime. Sponsored by Heinz North America. Cost $1/child, $7.50/adult (includes Museum admission); free to those with family-level Center memberships.
Sunday, August 10 - 2 p.m. Vintage Base Ball match at HOME. The Spiegel Grove Squires vs the Rochester Grangers of Rochester, MI. Free. Title sponsor of the Spiegel Grove Squires is
KF Construction & Excavating, LLC .
Wednesday, August 20 - 6:45-8 p.m. outdoor Verandah Concert featuring the North Coast Big Band. Admission is FREE. Sponsored by Fremont Federal Credit Union.
Sunday, August 24 - 2 p.m. Vintage Base Ball match away at Canal Fulton. The Spiegel Grove Squires vs the Canal Fulton Mules. Free. Title sponsor of the Spiegel Grove Squires is
KF Construction & Excavating, LLC .

SEPTEMBER 2014
Tuesdays-Sundays ALL MONTH – Privy to History: Civil War Prison Life Unearthed exhibit. Sponsored by the Sidney Frohman Foundation and
Friends & Descendants of Johnson’s Island Civil War Prison .
Sunday, September 7 - 2 p.m. Vintage Base Ball match at HOME. The Spiegel Grove Squires vs the Stemtown Stinkers of Green Springs. Free. Title sponsor of the Spiegel Grove Squires is KF Construction & Excavating, LLC .
Saturday, Sept. 13 - 9:30-11:30 a.m. Beginning Genealogy Class in the Library. Cost $10/adult, $5/students through high school age. Pre-register. Sponsored by
RootsMagic, Inc.
**NEW Saturday, Sept. 13–11 a.m.-3 p.m. Second Saturdays R 4 Kids. An educational series for children and parents on the theme “Exploring the Civil War.” Today’s topic is Life in a Civil War Prison Camp. Sponsored by Heinz North America. Cost $1/child, $7.50/adult (includes Museum admission); free to those with family-level Center memberships.
Saturday, Sept. 20 - (time tba) Vintage Base Ball Tournament at the Tiffin-Seneca Heritage Festival at Hedges-Boyer Park in Tiffin, OH. The Spiegel Grove Squires are among the clubs playing. Title sponsor of the Spiegel Grove Squires is
KF Construction & Excavating, LLC.

OCTOBER 2014
Tuesdays-Sundays ALL MONTH – Privy to History: Civil War Prison Life Unearthed exhibit. Sponsored by the Sidney Frohman Foundation and Friends & Descendants of Johnson’s Island Civil War Prison .
Saturday & Sunday, Oct. 4 & 5 – 9 a.m.-5 p.m. each day Hayes Civil War Reenactment. Hundreds of Civil War reenactors camp on the grounds and take part in battle re-creations. Admission $4/adults, $2/children ages 6-12. Title sponsor is ProMedica Memorial Hospital .
Saturday, Oct. 11 - 9:30-11:30 a.m. Internet Genealogy I Class. A class offering instruction in finding and using free genealogical websites. Cost $10/adult, $5/students through high school age. Pre-register. Sponsored by RootsMagic, Inc.

NOVEMBER 2014
Tuesdays-Sundays ALL MONTH –
Privy to History: Civil War Prison Life Unearthed exhibit. Sponsored by the Sidney Frohman Foundation and Friends & Descendants of Johnson’s Island Civil War Prison .
**NEW Saturday, Nov. 8–11 a.m.-3 p.m. Second Saturdays R 4 Kids. An educational series for children and parents on the theme “Exploring the Civil War.” Today’s topic is Civil War Elections! – learn how political elections accomplished in a time of war. Sponsored by Heinz North America. Cost $1/child, $7.50/adult (includes Museum admission); free to those with family-level Center memberships.
Tuesday, Nov. 11 - Veteran’s Day. Holiday hours of noon-5 p.m. observed for Hayes Home and Museum. Hayes Library and business offices CLOSED.
Saturday, Nov. 15 – 9:30-11:30 a.m. Internet Genealogy II Class. A class offering instruction in how to make the most of paid subscriptions to genealogical research websites like HeritageQuest. Cost $10/adult, $5/students through high school age. Pre-register. Sponsored by RootsMagic, Inc.

Thursday, Nov. 27
–Thanksgiving. All facilities are CLOSED.
Sunday, Nov. 28 – opening of the Hayes Train Special, model train display. Exhibit runs through January 4, 2015.

DECEMBER 2014
Tuesdays-Sundays ALL MONTH – Privy to History: Civil War Prison Life Unearthed exhibit. Sponsored by the Sidney Frohman Foundation and Friends & Descendants of Johnson’s Island Civil War Prison .
Tuesdays-Sundays ALL MONTH – Hayes Train Special, model train display.
Thursday-Saturday, Dec. 4, 5, & 6Christmas Dinners at Spiegel Grove An elegant dining experience in the home of a U.S. President. Cost is $250 per person ($175 is tax deductible).

**NEW Saturday, Dec. 13–11 a.m.-3 p.m. Second Saturdays R 4 Kids. A hands-on educational series for children and parents focusing on the theme “Exploring the Civil War.” Today’s topic is The War Ends! – learn how the country changed as a result of the war. Sponsored by Heinz North America. Cost $1/child, $7.50/adult (includes Museum admission); free to those with family-level Center memberships.
Thursday, Dec. 25 – Christmas. All facilities CLOSED.
Dec. 26-28 and Dec. 30-31–1-4 p.m. Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides in Spiegel Grove. Cost $3 per rider. *NOTE: No rides Monday, Dec. 29.