EVENTS: Featured

Aug 5

Wood County Museum Free First Fridays

Come out to the Wood County Museum for free Museum admission every first Friday! Free First Fridays is sponsored by Visit BG Ohio.

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Jul 6

WLI's Farmer's Market

The Farmers' Market in Bowling Green, hosted by Work Leads to Independence, brings you the freshest vegetables, flowers, and plants in season - right in the historic heart of the city.

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Jul 15

Firefly Nights

The festivals will be held the third Friday of June, July, and August within the North and South blocks of Main Street.

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Jul 8

2022 Lunch In the Park

Lunch in the Park is a series of events on Fridays throughout June and July from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm in City Park, with the exception of July 1st.

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Jul 9

DEMONSTRATION DAY: HONOR INDEPENDENCE

Come out to the Cox Cabin to meet with historic reenactors on the grounds of the Wood County Museum on Saturday, July 9 from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

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Jul 10

Just Chillin' "Slow Roll" Community Bike Ride

This leisurely ride will include a stop for ice cream courtesy of the Sundae Station. Upon completion of the ride, all riders will receive a free one day pool pass to the City Pool!

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Jul 14

TEA & TALK SERIES: PROGRESSIVE ERA WOMEN WRITERS

This talk will explore the parallel between literature, history, shifting gender roles, & the widespread social & political change of the time period that drastically transformed the public & private lives of women.

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Jul 16

Fauxchella V

Fauxchella V Presented by the Summit Shack

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Jul 17

Summer Festival ー夏祭りー

Join us!! You are invited to our Summer Festival! Mark on your calender now!

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Jul 18

Sunflower: Painting with a Purpose: To support "Toledo Helps Ukraine"

Come out to Howards Club H in Bowling Green and support this amazing cause!

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Jul 19

Choose Your Adventure!

Register for this engaging nature education program for families.

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Jul 21

Novel Night

Support your library by attending Novel Night!

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Aug 11

TEA & TALK SERIES: ASIAN AMERICAN WEDDINGS

Asian American Weddings: Adaptation Not Literal Translation

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Aug 13

Slippery History Bike Tour

Join in on this no-drop group road-bike ride and learn about the history of the Slippery Elm Trail.

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Aug 16

2022 Open House

District customers, you and your family are invited to the return of our annual Open House!

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Aug 27

Rally BG on Main | A Downtown BG Event

Experience downtown Bowling Green during this free community event. Visit bgsu.edu/rallybg for a lis...

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Aug 28

LIVING HISTORY DAY

History comes alive! Meet first-person interpreters who will share stories of Wood County’s history, people, and places.

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Sep 8

TEA & TALK SERIES: WEDDING MUSIC

This talk will examine the various types of weddings and venues and how the music has adapted to accommodate this variety.

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Sep 10

DEMONSTRATION DAY: FALL HARVEST

Come out to the Cox Cabin to meet with historic reenactors on the grounds of the Wood County Museum

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Sep 16

BGSU Football vs Marshall - Homecoming

BGSU Football vs Marshall - Homecoming https://bgsufalcons.com/calendar.aspx?id=13172...

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Sep 16

Ohio Open Doors at the Carter House

As part of the Ohio History Connection’s Ohio Open Doors event, the Carter House will open its doo...

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Oct 1

DEMONSTRATION DAY: FALL BLACKSMITHING

Demonstration Day featuring the Northwest Ohio Blacksmiths Association

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Oct 1

Heritage Farm Fest

Enjoy the harvest at the Carter Historic Farm

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Oct 1

Danny Trejo: Culinary and Life Experiences

Readers and film buffs alike are invited to join WCDPL in meeting Hollywood actor and bestselling author Danny Trejo on Saturday, October 1 at 7:00 pm at the Bowling Green Performing Arts Center, 540 West Poe Road, Bowling Green.

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Oct 5

GERMAN-AMERICAN DAY

Short introductory program on German American Wedding Traditions given by Michael McMaster followed by a “Story Slam” where participants are given time to share their own German American experiences on any topic.

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Oct 7

VIRTUAL GALA FUNDRAISER

The Wood County Museum is excited to offer our Gala Fundraiser as a virtual event this year! The Virtual Silent Auction will run October 7-15.

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Oct 13

TEA & TALK SERIES: MARRIAGE – FOR BETTER OR WORSE?

From love, cherish and honor, to obedience, fear and isolation. Join us as we explore the hidden and silenced stories of domestic abuse.

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Oct 15

Fifth Annual Charity Chocolate Crawl

Stroll the streets, enjoy some treats!

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Nov 12

DEMONSTRATION DAY: GIVE THANKS

Come out to the Cox Cabin to meet with historic reenactors on the grounds of the Wood County Museum

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Dec 1

TEA & TALK SERIES: WEDDING DRESS TRENDS

Wedding Dress Trends: Who made the white wedding dress fashionable? Popular wedding dress looks from the early 1800s through the 1950s.

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Dec 8

TEA & TALK SERIES: JANE AUSTEN ON RELATIONSHIPS

Join Christie Weininger, executive director of the Hayes Presidential Library & Museums, as she reveals clues to Austen’s own views on romantic relationships through highlights of the author’s characters and witty plot lines.

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Dec 10

DEMONSTRATION DAY: CHRISTMAS IN THE CABIN

Come out to the Cox Cabin to meet with historic reenactors on the grounds of the Wood County Museum

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Dec 16

BGSU Ice Hockey vs Ohio State

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