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National Association for Interpretation – Certified Interpreters Guide Training

National Association for Interpretation - Certified Interpretive Guide Training to take place in March 18, 19 and 20, 2016 “Man’s mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.” ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. Tuition available! Ohio’s Hill Country Heritage Area will host it's second National Association for Interpretation certification course taught by Ken Bowald. … Continue reading National Association for Interpretation – Certified Interpreters Guide Training

SMART PHONE MARKETING FOR FOOD AND RETAIL 101

Join ACEnet on Monday, November 23rd @11am at the Tecumseh Commons in Shawnee. This interactive learning discussion will introduce  participants to Social Media platforms and identify issues for new users. Key components of this class will address: -Why Social Media is important for your business - Friend page vs. Business Page - Important information to … Continue reading SMART PHONE MARKETING FOR FOOD AND RETAIL 101

Winding Road Artists Foot by Foot Gathering a Success!

Imagine 100 artists from four Appalachian Ohio counties delivering their original works on 12” by 12” gesso boards early on an October Saturday morning.  The artists, from Athens to Zanesville, brought their works to a Zanesville location where they were hung on the walls and placed on pedestals. All works were unsigned. At noon, the … Continue reading Winding Road Artists Foot by Foot Gathering a Success!

Winding Road Meeting at the Howard Chandler Christy Barracks a Success

Project leadership group reconvenes and expands. Clarifies the “whys” and purpose of the project. Guiding principals established during the initial year are tweaked and expanded upon.   Quality standards are identified and folks recruited to work on catalog application/jury standards. Elected Officials/Fundraising Learning Community meets and begins to strategize next steps for funding. Letter of Intent/Application … Continue reading Winding Road Meeting at the Howard Chandler Christy Barracks a Success

2016 SourceBook and MarketPlace are taking strides along the Winding Road

About  The Winding Road Ohio’s Rising Appalachia The Winding Road is an emerging brand that represents a collaboration of social and business entrepreneurs who seek to develop a regional economy based on authentic assets surrounding the natural, cultural, historical, arts, local foods, well-being, education and geotourism business landscapes (sectors) in the Hocking and Muskingum Valleys … Continue reading 2016 SourceBook and MarketPlace are taking strides along the Winding Road

Hocking College to Hold Appalachian Outdoor Adventure Oct 9th-11th

Join Ohio's Hill Country this weekend at the Appalachian Outdoor Adventure at Hocking College! Stop by and say 'hello!' and we'll say 'hi!' back! By SARAH GUINN MESSENGER STAFF JOURNALIST, Sep 8, 2015 NELSONVILLE — Hocking College will host a two-day event called Appalachian Outdoor Adventure, set to take place Oct. 9-10, the college’s spokesman Mike … Continue reading Hocking College to Hold Appalachian Outdoor Adventure Oct 9th-11th

Oktoberfest in Somerset: A German-American Experience with Plenty of Local History

BY DEB HUTMIRE Tribune editor dhutmire@perrytribune.com Perry County Tribune Local art, local food, local music and local history will all be featured at the annual Oktoberfest set Saturday, Oct. 6 from noon until 8 p.m. on Pigfoot Square in Somerset. This event is once again being sponsored by the Historical society of Perry County and … Continue reading Oktoberfest in Somerset: A German-American Experience with Plenty of Local History