Events

Whether we are hosting an event or attending one, our locations are constantly bustling with activity!  See the list of events below for more information about events with Bittersweet Farms.

For additional information about any of our events, please contact Shannon Solt Marketing Coordiantor at 419 875 6986, ext. 1263 or ssolt@bittersweetfarms.org.

SAVE THE DATE! 3RD ANNUAL CELEBRATING POSSIBILITIES - May 19, 2017

BSF CP Website Photo

"Autism Takes Flight" Art Exhibit at the Maumee Public Library - April 1, 2017 - April 22, 2017

Bittersweet is partnering with the Maumee Public Library to showcase 40 pieces of original artwork by artists with autism during the month of April for Autism Awareness Month.  The exhibit, “Autism Takes Flight,” will feature paintings of North American birds, created in the Bittersweet Creative Arts program.  The exhibit includes both stylized and realistic representations in watercolor, acrylic and pastel, and showcases the talents and abilities of Bittersweet artists. 
BSF Bird Exhibit 1

The exhibit will run from April 1 through April 22 and is free and open to the public during normal library hours.  Visitors who take a picture of themselves at the exhibit and post to social media using the hashtag “#AutismTakesFlight” will be entered into a raffle* to win a bird print of their choice!  The Maumee Library Branch is located at 501 River Road, Maumee, OH 43537.

*Those who participate in the contest must follow Bittersweet on social media in order to be eligible to win an art print. Instagram: @Bittersweet_83; Twitter: @Bittersweet_83; Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bittersweetfarms/

Toledo Metroparks and Bittersweet Host Nature Hikes

Bittersweet has partnered with the Metroparks of the Toledo Area to offer a nature hike to the community once a month at Bittersweet Farms in Whitehouse, Ohio.  The nature hike will be led by a Metroparks interpreter who will discuss the different habitats found within the forests at Bittersweet.  Bittersweet’s hiking trails cover 35 acres that back up to Oak Openings Preserve.

The dates and times for the nature hikes are as follows:                 

Monday, April 3, 2017: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Monday, May 1, 2017:  10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Monday, June 5, 2017:  10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Monday, August 7, 2017: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Monday, September 11, 2017: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Monday, October 2, 2017: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Monday, November 6, 2017:10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Interested participants may register at the Metroparks Toledo website: http://reservations.metroparkstoledo.com/programs