"Chocolate In The Garden Party" in the Metroparks | Events
Are you a chocolate lover? Do you have a passion for gardening? Then, you won't be able to resist the tempting "Chocolate In The Garden Party" on Tuesday, May 21, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Cleveland Metroparks Rocky River Nature Center in Rocky River Reservation. Join Master Gardener Mary Strayer and Cleveland Metroparks Eco-Chef Rae Endreola for an evening of pure chocolate delight. Start by sipping on chocolate mint ice tea while learning about chocolate-scented and chocolate-colored flowers from Mary Strayer, a well-known author, feature writer, keynote speaker and gardening lecturer. Strayer will showcase an array of chocolate choices for planting that will make any garden the talk of the neighborhood. Afterward, enjoy a chocolate-inspired tasting presented by Eco-Chef Rae Endreola. The sweet offerings continue with door prizes and chocolate-scented and chocolate-colored plants available for purchase. Registration by May 17 and $12 fee are required. For registration and more information, call 440-734-7576. Rocky River Nature Center is located at 24000 Valley Parkway in Rocky River Reservation, north of Cedar Point Road in North Olmsted.