Johnny Appleseed

Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 11:00am

johnny appleseedJoin us on an adventure through the story of John Chapman, also known as Johnny Appleseed. This program will mostly be enjoyed by older preschoolers and elementary school children.

He was the frontiersman, who journeyed throughout the American Midwest, establishing orchards all across the ground. Many believed that he threw seeds down randomly. He was actually an orchardist and nurseryman who knew a thing or two about the land.

No registration is necessary.


Mother Goose Program

Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm


Mother GooseOn the Loose, It's Mother Goose. Join local storyteller Sandy Liesner, as she reads aloud nursery rhymes from the Mother Goose storybook. Various children will get a chance to act out the stories and pretend to be a character.

This program will be great for the preschool age as some will be asked to perform and speak in front of the group. No registration is necessary.

Local History - Wright House B&B

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Learn about the fascinating history of Springboro, its founder Jonathan Wright, the Quakers, and the Underground Railroad 


Springboro Branch

September 9 at 7:00 p.m.

Program is free and open to all ages.  Seating is on a first come basis.


Join the current owner of the Wright House Bed and Breakfast, Sterling Gardner, as he discusses the history of Springboro and Jonathan Wright.  The Jonathan Wright House was built for the founder of Springboro in 1815 and is the oldest home in Springboro.  The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is a documented Underground Railroad site with one of the most authentic slave hiding places in the state of Ohio.