Left, Riley Kirchner, 9 and his brother Parker Kirchner, 6 of Miamisburg watch as two train pass each other at EnterTRAINment Junction in West Chester where visitor where coming to stay out of the day long rain while enjoying the World's largest indoor train display. October 19, 2011 The Enquirer/ Tony Jones
Looking for things to do close to home this weekend? From bike rodeos to Derby Day celebrations, here’s what’s happening in West Chester this weekend.
10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday, May 5
West Chester Library, 9363 Centre Pointe Drive, West Chester.
West Chester Police department hosts event that includes inspection of children’s bicycles and children’s obstacle course with aid of police officers. Big Wheels and non-motorized scooters welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult and bring their bike and helmet. Free. 513-759-7280; www.westchesteroh.org.
EnterTrainment Junction Spring Celebration
10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Saturday, May 5; noon – 6 p.m. Sunday, May 6
7379 Squire Court, West Chester.
Scavenger hunts, including bunnies and chicks hidden in the model train display. Purchase any admission and get half-off a second admission of equal or lesser value, plus receive a ticket for a return visit until May 22. Free with admission: $12.95, $11.50 ages 65 and up, $9.95 ages 3-12. 513-898-8000; www.entertrainmentjunction.com.
Barbeque Wine Tasting
3-6 p.m. Saturday, May 5
Little Sonoma, 6078 West Chester Road, West Chester.
Learn how to pair the best wines for your summer barbeques. Cost is $10 for five wines. 513-942-9463; www.littlesonomawines.com.
4-8 p.m. Saturday, May 5
Mitchell’s Fish Market, 9456 Waterfront Drive, West Chester.
Half-price appetizers, $5 Mint Juleps and Margaritas, $10 Buckets of Beer. Chance to win $100 gift card. Ages 21 and up. 513-779-5292; mitchellsfishmarket.com.
4 p.m. Sunday, May 6
Christ the King Lutheran Church, 7393 Dimmick Road, West Chester.
Musical by Marty Haugen. Music and storytelling bring to life words of modern day prophets Martin Luther King Jr., Dorothy Day, Oscar Romero and Native American wisdoms, tying them to biblical stories. Adult, youth and children’s choirs and instrumentalists. Benefits World Hunger Relief. Free. 513-777-4370; www.ctkluth.org.
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