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Programs and Events Calendar

Programs & Events

Program & Events Calendar

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Leaf Icon Monday, May 01, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
MAY DAY WILDFLOWER HIKE
Celebrate May Day with a leisurely stroll along Old Mill and Rock Creek trails to look for wildflowers. FR/Brushwood

Leaf Icon Wednesday, May 03, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
SPRING BIRD WALK
New and experienced birdwatchers can join a naturalist for this bird walk in Liberty Park. Binoculars are recommended. LP/Twinsburg Ledges

Leaf Icon Thursday, May 04, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
GARLIC MUSTARD PULL
Growing, growing, gone! Learn about this invasive plant, then hike Seneca Trail and start pulling. Gloves are recommended. Bags will be provided. FASN/Seneca Deck

Leaf Icon Friday, May 05, 7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
FRIDAY FIRESTONE FEATHERS AND FRIENDS
New and experienced birders may join Naturalist Pat Rydquist for spring bird walks along the Tuscarawas River migratory flyway. This is an excellent opportunity to see avian travelers on their way to summer breeding areas. Binoculars are recommended. All participants will receive a checklist and final tally of birds seen this season. F/Tuscarawas Meadows

Leaf Icon Friday, May 05, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
HOMESCHOOLERS: SENSES
Homeschoolers, ages 7 to 10: Humans have five senses that work pretty well, but other animals have developed heightened, strange and wonderful ways to experience the world around them. Learn more with a naturalist. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/4: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Friday, May 05, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
HOMESCHOOLERS: SENSES
Homeschoolers, ages 7 to 10: Humans have five senses that work pretty well, but other animals have developed heightened, strange and wonderful ways to experience the world around them. Learn more with a naturalist. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/4: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Friday, May 05, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
NATURE'S BUNDLES OF JOY
Baby animals abound this time of year. Take a stroll in search of nature's new additions. FR/Brushwood

Leaf Icon Friday, May 05, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
HIKE AND FIRE
Join a naturalist for an evening hike followed by a campfire. Feel free to bring your favorite folklore and not-so-scary campfire stories. Marshmallows will be provided for roasting, while supplies last. FASN/Campfire Area

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 06, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
SPRING BIRD WALK
Join Naturalist Dave Brumfield on an early morning bird walk to search for migrating birds, including colorful warblers, in this Audubon-designated Important Bird Area. DLQ

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 06, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
BLUE HERON HOMECOMING
Join Summit Metro Parks naturalists to observe herons and their young through our binoculars and spotting scopes. Bath Road Heronry

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 06, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
WHO LIVES IN THE RIVER?
Join Naturalist Joe Malmisur to discover the wildlife that lives in the Tuscarawas River, including a variety of fish species. F/Coventry Oaks

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 06, 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM
WOODCOCK WALTZ
Join Naturalist Pat Rydquist to watch the aerial dances of male woodcocks as they try to win the hearts of watching females. Since the Top O’ the World entrance closes after heavy spring rains, call the seasonal info line at 330-865-8060 the day of the program for status. HH/Top O' the World

Leaf Icon Sunday, May 07, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
MAY FLOWERS
Discover the bounty of April's showers. Hike a trail and learn basic wildflower identification. LP/Twinsburg Ledges

Leaf Icon Sunday, May 07, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
FISHING FOR FUN
Join Naturalist Joe Malmisur to enjoy an afternoon of fun shoreline fishing at Nimisilia Reservoir. A limited number of rods and reels will be available for use. Bait is provided. May 7 is a "free fishing day" in Ohio, so no fishing license is required to participate! NR/Lot C6

Leaf Icon Sunday, May 07, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
HUM'S THE WORD
Hummingbirds are back in town! Learn about these fascinating little birds and how to attract them. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Monday, May 08, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
SPRING BIRD WALK
New and experienced birdwatchers can join a naturalist for a bird walk. Binoculars are recommended. DLQ

Leaf Icon Monday, May 08, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
CARDIO HIKE
Hike Cherry Lane, Fernwood Loop and parts of Mingo and Seneca trails with a naturalist during this hike. Beginners are welcome, but talk to your doctor before beginning any new exercise routine. Drinking water is recommended. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Tuesday, May 09, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
KINDEREALM: HUMMINGBIRDS
Children 3 to 6 and their adult companions celebrate the arrival of hummingbirds and learn why these little birds travel so far to raise their babies. Includes a craft and short hike. Please make other arrangements for younger children unable to remain in infant seats or strollers. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/14: 330-865-8065. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Tuesday, May 09, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
YOGA IN THE PARK
Enjoy an energizing yoga practice with a certified yoga instructor. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a yoga mat or large towel and drinking water. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/21: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Wednesday, May 10, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
APRIL SHOWERS TO MAY FLOWERS
Come out to search for the May flowers brought on by April showers. SC/Pheasant Run

Leaf Icon Thursday, May 11, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
HISTORY HIKE
Hike Quarry Trail with Naturalist Sarah Putnam to learn about the history of the area. DLQ

Leaf Icon Thursday, May 11, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
EVENING HIKE
Everything is so much more interesting near dusk. Hike this difficult trail with frequent stops to learn about wildlife. ONW/Trail Lot

Leaf Icon Friday, May 12, 7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
FRIDAY FIRESTONE FEATHERS AND FRIENDS
New and experienced birders may join Naturalist Pat Rydquist for spring bird walks along the Tuscarawas River migratory flyway. This is an excellent opportunity to see avian travelers on their way to summer breeding areas. Binoculars are recommended. All participants will receive a checklist and final tally of birds seen this season. F/Tuscarawas Meadows

Leaf Icon Friday, May 12, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
WILDFLOWER HIKE
Join Naturalist Dave Brumfield in search of woodland wildflowers along parts of Dogwood Trail. Portions of this hike are strenuous due to hilly terrain, so wear sturdy shoes and bring a hiking staff. SR/Shadowfield

Leaf Icon Friday, May 12, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
TWINKLE, TWINKLE, LITTLE STAR
Join Naturalist Joe Malmisur to look toward the heavens and learn about some splendors of the night sky including constellations, the moon and planets. SFB

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 13, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
SPRING BIRD WALK
New and experienced birdwatchers can join a naturalist for a bird walk around Alder Pond. Binoculars are recommended. GYH/Pioneer

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 13, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
SPECIAL NEEDS TROUT DERBY
Bring fishing gear. A limited number of rods and reels will be available for use during the derby. Minnows cannot be used as bait; worms will be available for purchase. Only special needs children and adults will be permitted to fish. Trophies will be awarded for the three largest fish caught by anglers 15 and younger. Sponsored by the Goodyear Hunting & Fishing Club and the Ohio Division of Wildlife. Includes free hot dogs, chips and drinks for participants and their families. F/Little Turtle Pond

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 13, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
MOTHER'S DAY CRAFT
Make a nature-themed gift and card for your mother, grandmother, aunt or mother-figure in your life, while supplies last. Parental assistance recommended for ages 8 and under. Program will be moved indoors to the auditorium in the case of inclement weather. FASN/Seneca Deck

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 13, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
NATURE CRAFTING FOR ADULTS: ODDS & ENDS BASKETS
Weave a basket with your own creative flair! Make your own design or choose from a few simple patterns. Materials fee: $10. Please bring a flathead screwdriver, needle-nose pliers, towel and 2-gallon bucket, if you can. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/8: 330-865-8065. GYH/Lodge

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 13, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
NIMISILA BIRD WALK
Join Naturalist Pat Rydquist to see which spring birds are using Nimisila as a migration stop-over or breeding site. Binoculars are recommended. NR/Lot C4

Leaf Icon Sunday, May 14, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
6TH ANNUAL MOTHER'S DAY 5K
Run, jog or walk to celebrate Mom during this annual 5K from Summit Metro Parks. Jogging strollers are welcome on race day. Pet spectators are welcome, but not allowed on the course. Runners 14 and younger are free, but they must be registered in advance. For ages 15 and older, advance registration is $25/person through January 31. Registration is $35/person February 1 through March 31. Registration is $45/person April 1 through April 30. REGISTRATION ENDS APRIL 30. Register online here: http://bit.ly/MD5K2017 MF/Lake Area

Leaf Icon Sunday, May 14, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
MOTHERS OF NATURE
Celebrate Mom on this special day! You'll learn to appreciate not only human mothers, but all of the mothers nature gives us during spring time. FR/Daffodil

Leaf Icon Sunday, May 14, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
HERON OPEN HOUSE
Join a Summit Metro Parks naturalist to celebrate Mother’s Day by observing herons and their young through our binoculars and spotting scopes. Bath Road Heronry

Leaf Icon Sunday, May 14, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
HIKE WITH MOM
Enjoy a relaxing Mother’s Day stroll through the forest and meadow with Mom. We will be on the lookout for birds, deer and other creatures who become mothers in spring. WH

Leaf Icon Tuesday, May 16, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
WEEKDAY WALKERS
Celebrate National “Love a Tree Day” on this hike with a naturalist to discover some amazing things about the trees at the Nature Realm. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Wednesday, May 17, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
NATURE STORIES
Young children and their adult companions will enjoy this interactive, nature-inspired story time intended for ages 18 months to 3 years. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/15: 330-865-8065. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Wednesday, May 17, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
NATURE DRAWING FOR ADULTS
Join a naturalist-artist for this entertaining lesson in nature drawing. Bring a sketchbook, pencil and a sense of humor. Beginners are welcome. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/11: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Wednesday, May 17, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
NATURE DRAWING FOR ADULTS
Join a naturalist-artist for this entertaining lesson in nature drawing. Bring a sketchbook, pencil and a sense of humor. Beginners are welcome. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/11: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Wednesday, May 17, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
WILD IN THE WOODS
All ages can stop by our nature play area at Liberty Park and engage in fun, hands-on experiences with nature. A naturalist will be on hand to help guide your experience. Getting dirty is encouraged, so dress appropriately. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Thursday, May 18, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
GORGE HISTORY HIKE
Learn about past hidden treasures of the Gorge and discover some that are still here today. G/Main Entrance

Leaf Icon Friday, May 19, 7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
FRIDAY FIRESTONE FEATHERS AND FRIENDS
New and experienced birders may join Naturalist Pat Rydquist for spring bird walks along the Tuscarawas River migratory flyway. This is an excellent opportunity to see avian travelers on their way to summer breeding areas. Binoculars are recommended. All participants will receive a checklist and final tally of birds seen this season. F/Tuscarawas Meadows

Leaf Icon Friday, May 19, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
HOMESCHOOLERS: SENSES
Homeschoolers, ages 11 to 14: Humans have five senses that work pretty well, but other animals have developed heightened, strange and wonderful ways to experience the world around them. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/4: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Friday, May 19, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
ENDANGERED SPECIES DAY
Explore plant and animal species that have gone extinct, are currently endangered, and those that have been brought back from the brink. Discover the causes of extinction and what we can do to protect them in the future. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Friday, May 19, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
INATURALIST TRAINING: RUSTY PATCHED BUMBLE BEE
Bee populations across the country are facing survival threats, and one local species—the rusty patched bumble bee—has recently been listed as federally endangered. Summit Metro Parks and partner agencies hope to jumpstart public input into a new statewide citizen science project called the Ohio Bee Atlas. The project will use the iNaturalist platform to document the distribution and identity of bumble bees. During this training, Summit Metro Parks Biologist Marlo Perdicas will explain iNaturalist and how to get started using the site—specifically for the Ohio Bee Atlas project. Happy Days Lodge: 500 W. Streetsboro Rd. Peninsula, OH 44264

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 20, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
MOUNTAIN BIKE AREA OPEN HOUSE
This event has been postponed until Saturday, June 3. HH/Mountain Bike

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 20, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
GEOLOGY OF THE GORGE
Join Naturalist Joe Malmisur to walk Glens Trail and learn how the Gorge was formed, including the different types of rock layers found there. G/Main Entrance

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 20, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
PRE-TEEN YOGA
Pre-teens (ages 9 to 13) join a certified yoga instructor to disconnect from the stresses of school and extracurricular activities by reconnecting to nature through yoga. Weather permitting, this class will be outside. Wear comfortable clothing, bring a yoga mat or towel, and water. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 20, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
PADDLE CLEANUP
Bring your own canoe or kayak that has current watercraft registration to volunteer your time cleaning up our waterways for Boating Week while learning about safety on the water. We will weigh the debris collected. All participants must have a life jacket. Ages 13 and older only. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/28: 330-865-8065. NR/Lot C6

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 20, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
METRO PARKS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR
We'll hike a different trail each month, taking a photographic record of the seasonal changes that happen. In December we'll come in from the cold and review the year in pictures. You can take your own pictures or just enjoy the hikes. HH/Main Entrance

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 20, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
A RIVERDAY WALK THROUGH TIME
Join Watershed Specialist Elaine Marsh on an easy hike in the Upper Gorge. We will meet at the restored site of a 19th Century park that was once Northeast Ohio’s most-visited attraction, and see the results of dam removal elsewhere on the Cuyahoga River. High Bridge Glens Park: 1817 Front St. Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221

Leaf Icon Sunday, May 21, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
WORLD TURTLE DAY
Celebrate our slow-moving friends, the turtles. Get to know the turtle species found in our parks, play games, make a craft, and learn why turtles need our help. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Sunday, May 21, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
NATURE DRAWING FOR KIDS
Ages 6 to 12 join a naturalist-artist for this lesson in nature drawing. Paper and pencils will be provided. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/22: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Sunday, May 21, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
BEGINNING INSECT I.D.
Did you know there are more than 950,000 species of insects in the world? How can you tell them apart? Join a naturalist to collect and identify common Ohio insects using a field guide. Please bring your own jar, insect net and/or field guide, if you have them. GYH/Pioneer

Leaf Icon Sunday, May 21, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
NATURE DRAWING FOR KIDS
Ages 6 to 12 join a naturalist-artist for this lesson in nature drawing. Paper and pencils will be provided. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/22: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Monday, May 22, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
KINDEREALM: HUMMINGBIRDS
Children 3 to 6 and their adult companions celebrate the arrival of hummingbirds and learn why these little birds travel so far to raise their babies. Includes a craft and short hike. Please make other arrangements for younger children unable to remain in infant seats or strollers. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/14: 330-865-8065. GYH/Lodge

Leaf Icon Tuesday, May 23, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
AKRON HISTORY: GLENDALE CEMETERY
Leaders from Summit Metro Parks and the Summit County Historical Society are your guides on this tour commemorating World War I soldiers. We will walk one mile along Mausoleum Row to IOOF Monument and back, visiting the graves of notable veterans. No restrooms are available at the cemetery. Maximum: 60 people. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/25: 330-865-8065. Glendale Cemetery: 150 Glendale Ave. Akron, OH 44302

Leaf Icon Tuesday, May 23, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
RANDOM ACT OF MUSIC
Weather permitting, the all-volunteer Metro Parks Ensemble will perform an hour of traditional marches, big band standards and oldies. Concert cancelled if it rains. If wet weather is in the forecast, call 330-865-8060 after 4 p.m. for status. GYH/Lodge

Leaf Icon Wednesday, May 24, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
KINDEREALM: HUMMINGBIRDS
Children 3 to 6 and their adult companions celebrate the arrival of hummingbirds and learn why these little birds travel so far to raise their babies. Includes a craft and short hike. Please make other arrangements for younger children unable to remain in infant seats or strollers. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/14: 330-865-8065. F/Coventry Oaks

Leaf Icon Wednesday, May 24, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
OPOSSUM VS. POSSUM
Is it o-possum or possum? Come discover the answer and learn about North America's only marsupial! GYH/Pioneer

Leaf Icon Wednesday, May 24, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
MEET ME IN THE GARDEN
Join the Master Gardeners of Summit County to learn about tropical plants and how to care for them in Northeast Ohio. Presented by Jacqueline Kowalski, OSU Extension Educator. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Thursday, May 25, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
WILD IN THE WOODS
All ages can stop by our nature play area at Goodyear Heights and engage in fun, hands-on experiences with nature. A naturalist will be on hand to help guide your experience. Getting dirty is encouraged, so dress appropriately. GYH/Pioneer

Leaf Icon Thursday, May 25, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
A YEAR OF HERBS: MEDICINALS
Herbs have been used throughout the years to heal many conditions. Join us to learn about some herbs that may help relieve some common ailments. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Friday, May 26, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
KINDEREALM: HUMMINGBIRDS
Children 3 to 6 and their adult companions celebrate the arrival of hummingbirds and learn why these little birds travel so far to raise their babies. Includes a craft and short hike. Please make other arrangements for younger children unable to remain in infant seats or strollers. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/14: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Friday, May 26, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
KINDEREALM: HUMMINGBIRDS
Children 3 to 6 and their adult companions celebrate the arrival of hummingbirds and learn why these little birds travel so far to raise their babies. Includes a craft and short hike. Please make other arrangements for younger children unable to remain in infant seats or strollers. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/14: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Friday, May 26, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
BANK SWALLOW WATCH
Join a naturalist to view the aerial acrobatics of bank swallows. These small birds put on quite a show, diving through the air and flitting in and out of their nests in the steep, sandy riverbank. Some scopes and binoculars will be available. Good for spree credit. CVS/Overlook

Leaf Icon Friday, May 26, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
CROAKING CHORUS FROG HIKE
Green frogs and bullfrogs begin to emerge in preparation for summer breeding season. Listen for their calls on a hike of Indian Spring Trail. MF/Lake Area

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 27, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
FLOWERS AND FERNS AND FUNGI - OH, MY!
April showers bring more than flowers. Join Naturalist Dave Brumfield on a hike to look for seasonal wildflowers, ferns and fungi. Meet at the Indian Spring Trailhead. MF/Lake Area

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 27, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
KINDEREALM: HUMMINGBIRDS
Children 3 to 6 and their adult companions celebrate the arrival of hummingbirds and learn why these little birds travel so far to raise their babies. Includes a craft and short hike. Please make other arrangements for younger children unable to remain in infant seats or strollers. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/14: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Saturday, May 27, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
PAST PREDATORS OF OHIO
Wolves, mountain lions, fishers? Come learn about the top predators that used to roam our great state! FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Sunday, May 28, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
DOG-WALKING HIKE
Follow a naturalist with your "Metro Pooch" for a laid back walk on Downy Loop Trail. Dogs must remain on leashes (8-foot max) at all times. WH

Leaf Icon Sunday, May 28, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
WHISPERS FROM MOTHER NATURE
Join Naturalist Joe Malmisur as we see what Mother Nature has in store for us as we look towards June in the Metro Parks and in your back yard. We will be using Nature's Notebook to track changes that we observe as spring turns into summer. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Sunday, May 28, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
GARDENING FOR WILDLIFE
Attract the birds, bees and everything in between to your yard this season. Take a tour of the Nature Realm grounds and learn the basics of wildlife planting. FASN/Seneca Deck

Leaf Icon Monday, May 29, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
SCHOOL'S OUT COOKOUT
Celebrate Memorial Day at the Nature Realm! Bring your own hot dogs and buns to cook over an open fire, and we’ll provide drinks and condiments. Then, hike with a naturalist to enjoy the sights and sounds of spring. FASN/Campfire Area

Leaf Icon Monday, May 29, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
SPRING CLEANERS
Drop in and discover ways to clean without chemicals. Please bring an 8-ounce jar to take a sample home with you. Program will be in the auditorium if it rains. FASN/Seneca Deck

Leaf Icon Tuesday, May 30, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
AKRON HISTORY: GLENDALE CEMETERY
Leaders from Summit Metro Parks and the Summit County Historical Society are your guides on this tour commemorating World War I soldiers. We will walk one mile along Mausoleum Row to IOOF Monument and back, visiting the graves of notable veterans. No restrooms are available at the cemetery. Maximum: 60 people. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 4/25: 330-865-8065. Glendale Cemetery: 150 Glendale Ave. Akron, OH 44302

Leaf Icon Wednesday, May 31, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
SPRING PLANTING IDEAS & PLANT SWAP
Learn new ways to garden around your home. We will talk about a couple of vertical planting possibilities and ways to contain plants that spread quickly, like strawberries. Please bring plants or seeds to swap that are in some form of a container. FASN/Visitors Center