Sunday, December 19. Miss Diane from the Richfield Branch Library will share stories fireside in The Lodge at 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. A special storybook ‘Tracks in the Snow’ walk will also be available.
A perfect opportunity to shop local for your holiday gifts.
Custom scented candles made by Emily Savioli, owner of Stitches and Stowaways in Richfield. The “Apple Orchard” candle, made especially for Oviatt House, celebrates the apple orchards once abundant on the property. Each candle smells like a fresh cut apple straight off the tree and comes in a ceramic container reminiscent of an antique crock.
Candles are available at Stitches and Stowaways, 4183 W. Streetsboro Road, Suite 103 in Richfield.
Candles are $15/each with a percentage of proceeds going toward the restoration of Oviatt House.
Underground Railroad Quilt Block Activity Kits designed to teach young and old about the Underground Railroad (UGRR) and its connection to Oviatt House. The kit includes an introduction to the quilt code of secret messages that was used to navigate the UGRR, helping direct escaping slaves on their journey to freedom. Each kit includes ten quilt design template sheets, ten bags of pre-cut colored paper pieces to complete each quilt block and two glue sticks. Each kit comes in a sturdy box ready for gift giving.
Kits are $10/each with all proceeds going toward the restoration of Oviatt House.
Tic-Tac-Toe games. Popular in the 1800s, these wooden games are the perfect size for stocking stuffers or to keep in the car for instant entertainment for the kids. Each game includes nine tokens and comes in a drawstring bag for easy storage.
Games are $5/each with all proceeds going toward the restoration of Oviatt House.