Saturday, February 16, 2002

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        Mulch, firewood sale: Wood priced at $50 a cord, $25 half cord and mulch at $10 a truck load is being sold 8 a.m.-noon today by the Cincinnati Park Board at the northwest corner of Este Avenue and Center Hill Avenue in Winton Hills. Wood is cut to firewood length but is unsplit. Mulch loading assistance will be provided. Gas-powered chain saws and wood splitters are not permitted in the wood yard. Wedge and sledgehammers are permitted. Information: 861-9070, Ext. 19.

        Decorative bird feeders: Belle Maison will have a class on creating decorative bird feeders 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Fee: $50 (includes class and supplies). Belle Maison is at 3520 Erie Ave., Hyde Park. 871-1109.

        Planting head start: Get a jump on spring and learn how to plant seeds indoors 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. next Saturday from Carole Van Lieu at Smith & Hawken, Rookwood Pavilion in Norwood. Fee: $2. Reservations: 731-3133.

        House history: The Cincinnati Preservation Association will cover the basics of researching the history of your old house 2-4 p.m. Feb. 24 at the Wyoming City Hall. Margo Warminski, a historic preservation consultant, will talk about the techniques for unlocking the secrets of a home's past, including census records, maps, city directories, newspapers, tax records, deeds and building permits. Cost: $5. Reservations required: 721-4506.

       Contact Joy Kraft by phone: 768-8467; fax: 768-8330; e-mail:


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