Past Events

  1. Nov 17, 2019, 1:00pm - 3:00pm

    Shinrin-Yoku means "Forest Bathing." Forest baths are gentle walks that support well-being through sensory immersion in forests and other naturally healing environments. Register for a free Shinrin Yoku session on Sunday, November 17 from 1-3 at the McKnight Outdoor Education Center in Columbus. Register by contacting Space is limited.

  2. Nov 14, 2019, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    "Ohio Tall Grass Prairies" presentation by Guy Denny, retired Chief, ODNR Division of Natural Areas and Preserves and Director of the Ohio Natural Areas and Preserves Association (ONAPA). This presentation will be held THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2019 beginning at at 7:00 pm in the Community Meeting Room in the Harlem Township firehouse at 3883 South State Route 605 in Center Village (that's "3883 OH-605 Galena, OH" in Google speak).  The presentation is sponsored by Harlem Township Heritage Inc.

  3. Nov 14, 2019, 9:00am - 4:00pm

    Please visit this site for more info and to register:  The agenda is also attached.   

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

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

  5. Nov 4, 2019, 11:00am - 12:00pm

    Part of 'Making the Case Webinar Series.'

  6. Oct 30, 2019, 9:00am - 4:00pm

    Save the Date!  One Day Insect University coming to the OSU Main Campus on October 30th. 

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

    The "101" Conference is the weekend outdoor education experience designed to inspire teachers and outdoor educators with creative ways to provide exciting learning experiences.  This event is not only a great professional development experience but an incredible networking moment.  Enjoy meaningful large and small group sessions, excellent company and fine eating.

  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. Oct 9, 2019 through Oct 10, 2019, 9:00am - 5:00pm

    Trained as a forest ecologist, Jim Drescher, co-director of Windhorse Farm in Nova Scotia and founder of Nothing Missing Leadership, has been a serial entrepreneur for over 50 years. His teaching and coaching work plays at the confluence of the ancient Buddhist leadership teachings and his family lineage of nature practice.

  10. Sep 27, 2019 through Sep 29, 2019, 5:00pm - 1:00pm

    Fall Women's Retreat in its 14th year hosted at the Highlands Nature Sanctuary in Bainbridge, Ohio.  Enjoy the company of other like-minded women and get back to nature in the way that suits you best – whether it be hiking with new friends, meditating under a tree, journaling, or getting a massage on a quiet deck under the canopy of trees. This retreat offers something rarely afforded in our busy lives – taking time out to relax as much as you wish, and participating in some organized but optional activities.