Oct 3 - Community Day
October 3 (Saturday) Community Day - Free family-friendly events will take place all around town this Saturday as part of celebrating the Apollo Theatre re-opening. Visit the Oberlin Heritage Center where free guided tours of its three historic buildings will be offered at 10:30 a.m or 1:30 p.m. (advance registration recommended). Or, drop by between Noon and 3 p.m. to visit the Little Red Schoolhouse to explore Oberlin's oldest historic building, practice your ABCs, and play historic games. Stop by the Monroe House to learn from collections assistant Prue Richards about work underway to return the front parlor to the era of Julia Finney Monroe, the home's longest resident, and explore the first floor with adult and Junior Docents (ages 13 to 17). The Museum Store will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Stop by and purchase your own Apollo T-shirt or sign up for our raffle for a free family membership and Apollo T-shirt. Stay tuned for details about this fun-filled day planned by Oberlin College, the City of Oberlin, and other organizations.