Active Lifestyle

Caterpillars eating parsley

From the Garden: What's eating our parsley?

These caterpillars may be eating your garden, but they are not pests! Learn how the swallowtail caterpillar is helping your garden.

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One Potty-stop Car Trips

Published: May 18, 2020 In 1979 when gas prices were high, Cleveland TV reporter Neil Zurcher started a travel series called “One Tank Trips,” featuring travel destinations that Northeast Ohioans…

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National Parks to Visit in the Midwest

Published: August 11, 2020 Visiting our country’s 62 National Parks has always been a healthy pastime embraced by young and old. Thankfully, COVID-19 hasn’t dampened our enthusiasm. The National Park…

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Ohio Trails for Wine, Writers and the White House

Published: June 30, 2021 Ohio is home to lots of exciting and diverse hiking and biking trails along Lake Erie, the Ohio River and all parts in between. But did…

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The Artists of Kendal Creates: 2021

Published: June 16, 2021 Kendal is home to many creative people and every two years, their artwork is front and center. This year’s “Kendal Creates” exhibit features more than 50…

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Kendal at Oberlin's Program Committee

Published: April 9, 2021 Kendal at Oberlin has a rich tradition of utilizing its main auditorium to the max. Professors and musicians from Oberlin College lectured or performed in Heiser…

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Community Garden Beds

Barclay Friends Pilots Community Gardening Program with West Chester Green Team

In cooperation with the West Chester Green Team, Barclay Friends is launching a community gardening program this growing season. Barclay Friends will offer garden beds to be planted by neighbors living in the West Chester Borough who need extra space to grow food for their families. Some people liv

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Voice Assistants Connect Older Adults

Published: January 29, 2021 After Judy Riggle’s stroke in 2018, she moved from her cottage to the Stephens Care Center at Kendal at Oberlin. Her husband Tom and cocker spaniel…

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art kits for preschool children

Kendal at Oberlin Supports Art Education

Kendal at Oberlin residents create art kits for local preschool children, part of a "school-readiness" program.

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