Past Events

  1. Jun 14, 2022, 8:00am - 11:00am

    It Sounds Like Love. This three-hour morning program based at The Point at Otterbein (Westerville) will take participants through a series of immersive experiences both indoors and outdoors exploring prairie restoration and ecological preservation activities in the rapidly growing corridors of northern Franklin and southern Delaware Counties. 

  2. Jun 8, 2022 through Jun 9, 2022, 8:00am - 5:00pm

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  3. Jun 5, 2022 through Jun 10, 2022, 9:00am - 5:00pm

    Registration closes May 7!!   See attached flier.

  4. May 20, 2022 through May 22, 2022, 3:00pm - 1:00pm

    Exploring the Hills of Southern Ohio - Registration now open! Midwest Native Plant Society

  5. May 20, 2022, 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Curious about the 8-legged friends in your woods?? Join OSU Extension Educator Ashley Kulhanek, as she dismisses the myths and dives into the incredible world of spiders dwelling in a forest near you. Registration is available here.

  6. May 13, 2022, 9:00am - 3:30pm

          Southeastern Ohio’s woodlands contain a rich assortment of plants ranging from majestic oaks to the most delicate understory herbs.  The focus of the May 13 “A Day in the Woods” program will be “Understory Plants in Your Woodland.” Featured presenters are Homer Elliott – Wildlife & Natural Resources Faculty at Hocking College, Todd Hutchinson- Research Ecologist – USFS Northern Research Station, Badger Johnson – Climate Resilience Coordinator at Rural Action, and Rebecca Wood, Director of Hopewood Holistic Health. “Understory Plants in Your Woodland” is designed to help you:

  7. May 11, 2022, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    Science and art are deeply interconnected – exploring and examining the natural world in search of scientific advancements is often a process that inspires artistic pursuits – and vice versa. Tune into this month’s The Current speed networking webinar as we focus on various works and programs that are weaving water and the arts.

  8. May 11, 2022 (All day)

    The Ohio Wildlife Diversity Conference is May 11, 2022, at the OSU Union in Columbus. More information is available on our website.

  9. Apr 23, 2022, 12:00am - 11:45pm

    Join us for an earth day event. Help us plant a shrub and build a better world. RSVP to Liza Butler at 740-638-5030 ext. 2009 or email April 23, 2022 at 8 am

  10. Apr 22, 2022, 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Join Secrest Arboretum Curator Jason Veil for this webinar that will highlight the top performers at Secrest, from old favorites and unsung gems to newer introductions. Trees are the verdant backbone of our forests, landscapes, and neighborhoods. Botanical gardens like Secrest Arboretum exist to conserve and showcase their amazing diversity.  Explore some of those amazing trees with Jason during our webinar.