Events

 

Volunteer Corp

Meets the third Saturday of every month at 10am in the Visitor's Center

Bromfield Book Club 

Meets the first Monday of every month at 6pm in the Visitor's Center

Spinning & Weaving Guild

Meets the first Tuesday of every month at 6pm in the Visitor's Center.

Volunteers at Malabar Farm serve the park and the Malabar Farm Foundation prior to and during events and on planning committees. If you love Malabar and want to give back, this is the group for you!

Hosted in partnership with the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library, this popular group is a catalyst for conversation regarding the writing of Louis Bromfield and similar authors/topics. 

One of the oldest friends-groups to the park, the Spinning and Weaving guild has a long history of providing unique experiences and crafts to park visitors and it's members.

2019 Meeting Dates

January 19

February 16

March 16

April 20
(Appreciation Breakfast at Angelwoods Hideaway Bed & Breakfast)

May 18

June 15

July 20

August 17

September 21

October 19

November 16

December - No Meeting: Happy Holidays

2019 Meeting Dates

January 7 

February 4

March 4

April 1

May 6 

June 3

July 1

August 5

September 9
(Butler Branch Library)

October 7
(Location TBD)

November 4
(Location TBD)

December 2
(Location TBD)

2019 Meeting Dates

January 8 

February 5

March 5

April 2

May 7 

June 4

July 2
(Lexington Senior Center)

August 6

September 3
(Angelwoods Hideaway Bed & Breakfast)

October 8
(Location TBD)

November 5
(Location TBD)

December 3
(Lexington Senior Center)

For more information about the Malabar Volunteer Corp call the park office at 419-892-2784

For more information about the Bromfield Book Club contact the Lucas or Butler Branch Libraries:
Lucas:     419-892-2576

Butler:     419-883-2220

For more information about the Malabar Farm Spinning & Weaving Guild call Guild President, Victoria Cochran at
419-892-2929

Event Dates & Times:
October 18 & 19
7pm - 10pm

October 21st
12pm-3pm

 

Event Description:

Guests will experience a haunted hay-ride and hike around the harvest fields of Malabar, a special movie in the barn (Dracula) and family activities at the Visitor's Center! 

Food Concession Available

 

Event Price:
$3/Person for the hay-ride

 

 

Event Dates & Times:
October 19
7pm

Dracula (1931) for which Louis Bromfield was a contributing writer

 

 

Event Description:
It's movie night at Malabar Farm!
Snack on popcorn and sip hot chocolate in the Main Barn while watching Bromfield's skill take life on the big-screen.

Food Concessions provided by the Malabar Farm Foundation

 

Event Price:
FREE

 

 

Event Dates & Times:
October 19
8am - 12pm

 

Event Description:
Enjoy a healthy hiking day with friends, family and pets and view the autumn site at Malabar.
Sign in at the Visitor's Center; Maps and refreshments will be available in the Visitor's Center Conference Room.

This event is sponsored by the Richland County Health Department
For more information call 419-774-4772.

 

Event Price:
FREE

Event Dates & Times:
October 19
11am - 1pm

 

Event Description:

Hike the trails at Malabar through colorful paths while learning about the science behind color-change with a Malabar Naturalists. 

 

Event Price:
FREE - Preregistration is required!

Call 419-892-2784

Event Dates & Times:
October 26
7pm - 10pm

 

Event Description:
Continuing a Bromfield tradition, Square & Line Dancing with live music and caller. Beginners are welcome!

Food Concessions provided by the Malabar Farm Foundation

 

Event Price:
$1.00 Donation Requested at the door for ages 12+

 

Event Dates & Times:
November 2 & 3
10am-5pm

 

Event Description:
Learn open-hearth cooking skills by cooking an entire Thanksgiving meal using fresh foods and cast iron cookware.
*No Pets allowed; not recommended for children ages 13 and under.
 

Event Price:
$30 per Person

Pre-Registration is Required and will begin April 1st.
Call 419-892-2929

Event Dates & Times:
November 9
10am - 5pm

 

Event Description:
Learn open-hearth cooking skills by cooking an entire Thanksgiving meal using fresh foods and cast iron cookware. Then, explore the history of Malabar Farm with a guided tour of the Big House. *No Pets allowed; not recommended for children ages 13 and under.
 
 

Event Price:
$35 per Person

Pre-Registration is required and will begin April 1st.
Call 419-892-2929

Event Dates & Times:
December 6, 7, 13, & 14      5pm-9pm 
December 8 & 15     12pm-5pm 

Event Description:
Tour Louis Bromfield's Big House all decked out for the Holidays!
Enjoy freshly baked cookies and hot cider; you may even see Santa Claus himself.


Event Price:
$5 - Adult (ages 18+)
$3 - Child (ages 6-17)
Ages 5 and under FREE

No Registration is required