July 4th Celebration Details Released
The Rotary Club of Westerville has announced the schedule
for Westerville's Independence Day Celebration.
Carmel St. Ann's will present this year's event themed "Love
Country - Love Westerville". In addition to the Rotary Run,
Walk and Children's Run, Parade and Fireworks, Rotary has
announced a Rotary Concert to take place in the field south
of Westerville South High School, along with food trucks and
food carts. Click Here!
for the complete schedule.
Coming to Uptown
for the Fourth of July parade? Several public parking lots
are available. The parking emblems on
illustrate where you can park and walk to any Uptown
destination. Visit the
for a detailed map of the phase II construction site and to
track the progress of the construction behind City Hall.
Ticket Available for Tapestry Tour
The third annual Tapestry of a Town Walking Tour is set for
Sunday, July 26th and tickets are available now.
is sponsored by the Westerville Habitat Partnership and
proceeds help provide decent and afordable housing in
partnership with qualified applicant families who must work
on their own and/or other families' houses.
$10 and are available at the Westerville Visitors &
Convention Bureau, 20 W. Main St. Call 614-794-0401 for
hours. For more information about the tour, showcasing
Westerville's heritage, visit
Hanby House Hosts Special Exhibit
Saturday, June 13th, marks the opening of the new exhibit,
Harmony, Hearth and
Home, at Hanby House. This exhibit, on display through
the end of the year, features 19th century music instruments
on loan from the Ohio History Connection. One instrument of
particular interest is the violin of Dan Emmett, composer
from Mount Vernon, OH. While Ben Hanby composed
anti-slavery songs, Emmett's composition
Dixie Land was
picked up by southern states as a rallying song for the
southern cause. Also on display is a cornet that was played
in the first Ohio State University band in 1882.
House is open Saturdays and Sundays from 1-4PM through
September. Tours at other times can be arranged by