Plants that produce items used for food will be in the spotlight at 7 p.m. July 23 during the Tuesday Tour for adults at the Huntington Museum of Art. Admission for the conservatory tour is free. Refreshments will be served and will feature the types of foods that can be found growing on tropical plants in HMA's C. Fred Edwards Conservatory.
MA is offering guided tours for adults with Tuesday Tours on the fourth Tuesday of each month. Tuesday is HMA's free admission day and HMA is open on Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. For more information on events at HMA, visit www.hmoa.org or call (304) 529-2701. HMA is fully accessible.
The second Island Frolic for the season on Blennerhassett Island runs 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. July 27.
The sternwheeler Island Belle departs for the island from Civitan Park, in Belpre, Ohio, at 6:30 p.m. The cost of the Island Frolic is $25 for adult tickets and $20 for children ages 3-12. The price of the ticket includes the round-trip sternwheeler ride to the island, a meal, a narrated wagon ride tour, and a guided tour of the Blennerhassett Mansion.
The picnic-style meal begins around 7 p.m. and includes hamburgers, potato salad, baked beans, fresh fruit cup, and beverage. Bicycles will also be available (at no charge) for visitors to ride. The Island Belle returns attendees back to Civitan Park around 9:30 p.m.
Tickets are sold at the Blennerhassett and must be reserved in advance. Call 304-420-4800 to order tickets. Visit the website, www.blennerhassettislandstatepark.com.