Holiday Homecoming at The Works

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Family Fun the day after Thanksgiving

NEWARK, Ohio — Visit The Works: Ohio Center for History, Art and Technology, to kick off the holidays with special family fun the day after Thanksgiving during Holiday Homecoming 2017. Join in the celebration of the history and heritage of the late 1800s by learning how our community gathered around the frozen Ohio and Erie Canal to play games, share stories, and enjoy winter refreshments.

Holiday Homecoming will be held Noon to 4 p.m., Friday, November 24 at The Works, 55 S. 1st Street, Newark. Event admission is free for Members of The Works; general admission rates apply for non-members: adult – $10; senior (55+) – $8; child (2-17) $6; children under 2 – free.

Activities include:

  • 3D ornament printing
  • Science Show – 2 p.m.
  • Games
  • Glass blowing demonstration, 1 p.m.
  • Land of Legend Village – candle dipping, general store, leather activity, weaving
  • Glass Sale – 35% off hand-blown Works’ glass on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 24 and 25
  • Dedicated gift wrap station

Visit or call 740-349-9277 for additional information.