Snowbird Festival scheduled as resident appreciation

Richfield Village and Township and the Richfield Joint Recreation District are sponsoring the Snowbird Festival on January 22 as an appreciation event for all the residents.

The event will be held from 1-4 p.m. at the Richfield Heritage Preserve, with winter animals from the Akron Zoo making a special appearance from 2-2:45 p.m. Librarian Diane Nagy will read stories from 1-2 p.m.

Throughout the afternoon there will be photo opportunities with the penquin pack and a chance to meet a husky team and its trainer. There will also be kids crafts, activities, games and refreshments.

Guided hikes will be announced on the day of the event. ∞