Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Soap Gathering Menu

Mixed greens with fruit, feta cheese, craisins and poppy seed dressing
Mixed greens with bacon, cheese, onions, tomatoes and easy salad dressing

Chicken Salad on Croissant
Sliced Turkey Breast with Cranberry spread and lettuce and onions

Chicken Chowder
Tomato Tortellini

Side Salad with sprouts and no cheese or meat
Croissants with Cranberry Spread and vegetables
Vegetarian Chili Soup

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Hotel information

Hi everyone. Demo information is coming this afternoon. Lunch chooses coming
Here is the local hotel information as follows. Unfortunately there are soccer,
basketball and some other tournaments going on that weekend plus a wedding. Go
figure! Get your hotel reserved asap because they will be gone.

If anyone would like any information on bed and breakfasts or hotels in the
amish tourist area, please let me know. I can get names and phone numbers but
not rates.

Ok we have:

Days Inn
789 E. Milltown Rd.
Wooster, Ohio 44691
Friday night I have rooms blocked.
1 king, 4 queens, which are $75 plus tax. 2 suites are $99 plus tax or 1 double
is $69 plus tax.
Sat. night I have rooms blocked with 1 less queen.
This is a continental breakfast.
1.5 miles from the church

Hampton Inn
4253 Burbank Rd.
Wooster, Ohio 44691
This is the closet to the church. 0.3 miles from church
No group rates available.
Either King beds with pull out sofas or single queens for $109 plus tax or
$98.10 with AARP or AAA discount.
They have a full breakfast.

Hilton Garden Inn
959 Dover Rd.
Wooster, Ohio 44691
$109 plus tax.
Closet to tourist towns of Berlin and Millersburg. 18 miles from Berlin.
Limited amount of rooms with continental breakfast.
7.2 miles from church

I will list 3 others but don't know their rates
2137. E. Lincoln Way
Wooster, Ohio 44691
5.5 miles from church

Rodeway Inn
2055 E. Lincoln Way
Wooster, Ohio 44691
5.5 miles from church

Super 8 Motel
969 Timken Rd.
Wooster, Ohio 44691
Not far from the Hilton Garden Inn.
6.3 miles from church

Here is a list of Amish country hotels and B & B's.
Comfort Inn-Millersburg

Comfort Suites-Millersburg

Hotel Millersburg

Inn and Spa at Honey Run-Millersburg
330-674- 0011

Lamplight Inn-Millersburg

Oak Ridge Inn-Walnut Creek

Zinck's Carriage House-Berlin

B & B's-This is only a partial listing.  Google Berlin, Ohio Bed and Breakfasts for more.
A day in the country-Berlin

The Carriage House Inn-Berlin

Coblentz Country Cabin-Berlin

Water's Edge Cabins of Berlin

Tranquil Acres Cabins-Millersburg

Hidden Oasis Cabin-Millersburg

2012 OH Soapmakers Gathering!!

The 2012 OH Soapmakers Gathering is being Planned!!!!

Are you sick of winter yet?!

Spring here we come!

Who? You! All soapmakers or candle makers in the OH, KY, IN, MI, PA area or
anyone wanting to travel!! Bring a friend, the more the merrier!

When? Sat April 21st.  9-4:30

Where? Wooster, Ohio (first time here, yay!)

Specifically Where? Grace Brethren Church, 4599-A Burbank Rd. Wooster, Ohio 44676
COST:$35.00 per person~ a bargain and it includes snacks, lunch, and lots of extras!
Registration at the door will be $40

WHAT?? A day filled with meeting new friends, sharing ideas, yummy food, goodie
bag filled with wonderful things from MANY companies around the US, a notebook
of information and keepsakes. a swap, a `garage sale' with a HUGE variety of
things, WONDERFUL vendors, demonstrations and door prizes!!! It's gonna be a
great fun filled day!!

The lunch menu, vendor list, and demo list will be listed later.

You can register by via paypal at Schem1983@.... Can you send this as a gift please to avoid Paypal fees? Please email me at
OhioSoapers@... with your paypal username, real name, address and contact
information so I can keep names straight. There will be no refunds after April 7th.

This is a great opportunity to go shopping in Amish country on Friday before the
gathering. There is so much to see and do.
If anyone would like more information about visiting Amish country, please don't hesitate to contact me.  I can get you information on places to stay and shopping.

We will keep you posted with more information. Thank you and hope you will

Registration for the 2012 Ohio Soapmaker's Gathering

Registration will NOW be accepted for the 2012 Soapmakers Gathering to be held April 21, 9 AM-4:30 PM at Grace Brethren Church, 4599-A Burbank Rd. Wooster, Ohio 44676 (12.5 miles from the square of Wooster and 24 miles from the center of Amish country(Berlin)

The cost for the day is $35. You may mail your registration to Kristy Schemrich, 6939 Columbus Rd. Shreve, Ohio 44676 (Please make checks out to OH Soapers) or use PayPal to Please also send the following registration information: your name, your address, how long you have been soaping, you business name (if any), and how many Ohio Soapmakers gatherings you have attended. All registrations MUST be received by April 7th.

The day of the gathering - registration will begin at 8:30. Registration will be $40 at the door. The conference begins at 9. We will have information about the swap, contests, and demonstrations to be posted at a later date. If you have any particular requests please email me at