Events

  1. Aug 19, 2019 (All day)

    Urban Conservation!

  2. Credit: Denise Ellsworth

    Aug 21, 2019, 9:00am - 2:30pm

    Learn how and why citizen science is being used to collect information on Ohio's bees • Learn to Identify key Ohio bee species and submit them to the Ohio Bee Atlas • Network with other Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalists Cost: Free with registration • Details: Audience: Most suitable for those new to citizen science. Workshop size is limited to 20. Bring your own lunch. We will supply coffee and snacks.

  3. Ripening Autumn Olive Berries - Plant Nature

    Aug 21, 2019, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

    For those of you in the central Ohio region, interested in invasive plants, registration is now open for our upcoming Ohio Invasive Plant Council (OIPC) evening program with the Franklin SWCD on August 21st, 6-9pm, at their office at 1404 Goodale Boulevard in Columbus.  Advance Registration required.

  4. Monarch Butterfly

    Aug 22, 2019, 8:30am - 4:00pm

    Tickets are now on sale for the 2019 Ohio Pollinator Habitat Initiative Symposium; go to Purchase Tickets. A variety of experts will join in presenting including:

  5. Sep 9, 2019 through Sep 13, 2019 (All day)

    Exploration of cultural and natural history tour in the heart of Amish Country.  Below is a summary.  See the brochure (above).  Registration page has the details. Day 1 - Arrive and check in at Holmes with a View, welcome dinner and orientation; Day 2 - Scenic drive through Holmes County focusing on geology and land use patterns. Visit The Wilderness Center for picnic lunch and discussion. Visit Yoder's Amish Farm, a traditional Amish homestead. Explore Walnut Creek before dinner. Relax around the campfire to end the day.

  6. Sep 11, 2019, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

    Fellows Riverside Gardens Growing Caterpillars: A Tale of Birds, Plants, and Conservation with Jim McCormac

  7. Sep 20, 2019 through Sep 21, 2019, 8:00am - 4:30pm

    A full day of enlightening and energizing presentations!  See attached flyers.  See Field Trips!  See the Agenda.

  8. Oct 11, 2019, 12:00am - 11:45pm

    Fungi of many types are found in every woodlot throughout Ohio. Fungi are quite intriguing but are overlooked by visitors because they don’t know what they are, have limited knowledge or have been misinformed as to their ecological importance, life history or diversity.  Come join for a day in the woods discovering these fascinating organisms and the beauty they possess.

  9. Nov 6, 2019, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

    Mill Creek MetroParks Farm Raptors with Heather Merritt, Birds in Flight Sanctuary