Little Cities of Black Diamonds Day 2019

LCBD Redo 9.20

–Schedule of Events–

(subject to change)

Saturday, October 12, 2019

10AM-Noon
Highlander Circle: Pioneers in the Little Cities Local History Movement
Stories, Music, Images
Artists:  Burr Beard and Jack Wright
Tecumseh Commons (116 West Main St.)

10:30-Noon
Buckeye Trail Guided Hike: Soft Opening for New 2 Mile Wood Thrush Trail
Departs Miner’s Statue-West Main Street (114 W. Main St.)

Noon-5PM
Exhibits Open in Tecumseh Commons (116 W. Main St.)
Southern Perry County Quilt Show Opens in Shawnee Masonic Lodge (128 W. Main)

Noon-8PM
Main Street Food Trucks & Vendors
Black Diamond Speakeasy Tavern Open-Harigle Garage (124 W. Main St.)

Noon-4PM
The Perry County Sewcial Quilt Show @ Shawnee Masonic Lodge (128 W. Main)
Winners announced after People’s Parade

12:15PM
25th Anniversary Cake Cutting Ceremony
Main Street (Weather Permitting)

12:15-4PM
Ride Through Time Bike Tour

Departs Main Street Tecumseh Theater (12:30 after cake cutting)
Register via e-mail to madison@ruralaction.org-Donations Requested

12:30 -1PM
Film:  A Place Like Here
Winding Road Marketplace (117 W. Main Street)

12:30-1:30PM
Live Music @ Black Diamond Speakeasy (Harigle Garage)
Artist:  Rich Greely

12:30-2PM
Highlander Circle: Stories We’ve Gathered & Shared
Tecumseh Commons (116 West Main St.)
Stories, Music, Images
Artists:  Burr Beard and Jack Wright

1-1:45PM
Film: The Forest Returns
Winding Road Marketplace (117 W. Main Street)

1:45-2:30PM
Live Music @ Black Diamond Speakeasy (Harigle Garage)
Artist:  Jeanie Creamer

2-3PM
Little Cities Ted Talks on History
Tecumseh Commons (116 West Main St.)
Students from Ohio University
Sociology of Appalachia & Social Studies 
Education Program 

2-3:30PM
Buckeye Trail Guided Hike: Soft Opening for New 2 Mile Wood Thrush Trail
Departs Miner’s Statue-West Main Street (114 W. Main St.)

2:15-3:45PM
Mother Nature & Geography: The History of Southern Perry County & Its Abundant Minerals!

A Presentation & Slide Show with Local Historians Chris Wilson & Scott Moore
Winding Road Marketplace (117 W. Main Street)

2:30-4PM
Live Music @ Black Diamond Speakeasy (Harigle Garage)
Artist: Adam Remnant

3:15-4PM
Highlander Circle: Our Recipe for Success
Stories, Music, Images 
Artists:  Jeanie Creamer and Rich Greely
Tecumseh Commons (116 West Main St.)

4-4:30PM
People’s Parade
Line Up Near Village Hall-East Main Street @3:45

4:30-5PM
Film: Millfied Mine Disaster
Winding Road Marketplace (117 W. Main Street)

5-6PM
Shawnee Historical Walking Tour | Meet at Miner Statue
Tour Guide:  Rob Dishon

5-5:30PM
Film: Rendville: Across the Color Line
Winding Road Marketplace (117 W. Main Street)

5-8PM
Live Music @ Black Diamond Speakeasy (Harigle Garage)
Artist: Gary Wisor

6:30PM-Sundown
Performance Art Fire Dancing (West Main Street)
The Scorch Troupe led by Starfire & Firebird

 

 

2 Responses to Little Cities of Black Diamonds Day 2019

  1. When will the day be in 2014?

    • jwinnenb54 says:

      Little Cities of Black Diamonds Day is on the third Sunday in October each year, making it October 19, 2014 this coming year. We hope that you can join us!

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