Stan Hywet collaborates with outside organizations such as the Summit County Educational Service Center (ESC) and the Ohio State University Extension- Summit County  to offer a variety of on-site continuing education workshops and professional development sessions (many providing continuing education credits upon class completion) throughout the year. Look below for current offerings and check back often for future opportunities.


Holistic Health in a Home/House: Stan Hywet as Example Presented by Kristine M. Gill, RN, PhD.

  • Date/Time: Offered on Thursday 10/13 from 1:30-4:30pm. Also offered on Saturday 10/15 from 10am-1pm
  • Location: Manor House
  • Price: $60.00 (3.00 Contact Hours available)

Description: This continuing education opportunity is approved by the Ohio Nurses Association and is intended for health care professionals to obtain CE credit. As a result of this interactive tour and targeted discussion led by Dr. Kristine Gill RN, PhD., participants will increase their knowledge and skill in assessing a client’s home from a holistic health perspective.

To pre-register, call the Stan Hywet Ticket office at (330) 315-3287 at least one week in advance.

For more information regarding contact hours call (330) 687-5393.


Garden Photography Workshop

  • Click here for a flyer about the workshop
  • October 15, 9am-12noon (workshop) and 1-4pm (photo shoot)
  • October 22 - 9:30am – 12 noon (optional review/critique)
  • Price: $111.00, members / $125.00, non-members

Join Ohio landscape and garden photographer Ian Adams, photographer for Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens: Centennial Edition and 20 other photography books, for a 1½-day hands-on workshop designed to help you create beautiful scenic and close-up photographs of Ohio’s most attractive landscapes and gardens with your smartphone, digital point-&-shoot or SLR camera.


October 15

Learn the best smartphone and digital camera settings for landscape and garden photography; how to take sharp, well-composed, beautifully lit scenic and close-up garden photographs; and tips on visiting and photographing some of Ohio’s best public gardens and arboretums.

12 noon-1pm
Lunch - pack a picnic, or purchase from Molly’s Café

Join Ian for an optional afternoon photo shoot in the gardens during the peak of fall color.   


October 22

9:30am-12 noon
--Join Ian for an optional half-day morning review and critique of your best garden photographs. Learn tips for organizing and fine-tuning your digital photographs on a PC or Mac, using Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop
--Get advice on sharing your digital photos using email, slide shows, inkjet prints, social media, and self-published books.


To pre-register, call the Stan Hywet Ticket office at (330) 315-3287 at least one week in advance.      


Manor House Room-By-Room Restoration Update

  • Click here for a flyer with details about this presentation
  • November 16, 6-7pm in the Carriage House Auditorium
  • Price: $8.  Free to ICA and Stan Hywet Members

Last year Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens began a $1M restoration of 15 spaces in the Manor House. Join Stan Hywet’s Director of Museum Services & Curator Julie Frey and Intermuseum Conservation Association Assistant Objects Conservator, Claire Curran for a presentation about a few of the restoration projects already completed --  including the Goodyear Chest, an early example showcasing Charles Goodyear’s vulcanized rubber paint. 

To pre-register, call the Stan Hywet Ticket office at (330) 315-3287 at least one week in advance.      



From time to time, photos will be taken of guests visiting Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens.  Stan Hywet reserves the right to use these photos for communication, promotional and marketing purposes.