From Warren to Youngstown: The Butler Institute of American Art

You expect to find great works of art in the museums of large cities. I was impressed however, to find so many exquisite pieces by so many well-known artists in this small Ohio city. Included were works by Church, Homer, Whistler, Wyeth, Warhol, Pollock, Van Gogh and my favorite, a Bierstadt among numerous others.  

The Perkins Wildlife Center and Woods Garden

Cleveland has yet, another new project to be proud of.  The Perkins Wildlife Center & Woods Garden at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History now brings visitors close to living animals and birds high in the trees and surrounded by garden plants. My husband and I visited a few weeks after the opening last fall.…