Upcoming 2014 Events

Hower House presents
A vision to share, a story to tell
Summer exhibit dates: June 25 – September 20, 2014
Explore the fascinating world of children’s books, their authors and illustrators from the 19th and early 20th centuries. Items on view from the Hower Collection and private collectors.

Available during tour times (Wednesday – Saturday, noon – 3:30 pm) and by appointment.  Group rates available; call for details. Call ahead for availability.

September 23, 2014
Hower Community Service Award Reception
(sponsored by the Friends of Hower House)
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The tickets are $25; prepaid reservations are required.  Deadline for reservations is September 17.
Reservation form.

October 1 – 18, 2014
Victorian Mourning – a mini exhibit (details TBA)

November 5 – Hower House holiday season (thru December 28) (theme TBD)

November 9, 2014
Holiday Brunch Tea & Tour, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm (details TBA)

Santa_Photo_from_12-15-12December 6, 2014
Breakfast with Santa


Our Santa Breakfast is planned for Saturday, December 6th at 10:00am (until 11:45am) followed by a walk-through tour (included in price) of the House. The jolly old elf will be present at the breakfast so the children can visit with him.

The Santa breakfast cost for children is $22 each (ages 3-12); adults $15 each, children 2 and under are free with paid adult. (Please note we do not offer high chairs) Limited seating, so call and get your prepaid reservations in early! Reservations will close when all seats have been sold. Call Hower House at 330.972.6909.

Children are welcome to leave a letter for Santa during their visit.  Cameras are also welcome in Santa’s Workshop only for personal photos of your children with Santa.