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Program & Events Calendar

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Leaf Icon Sunday, September 01, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
WHAT'S A WATERSHED?
Hike to discover how water flows across the land and what you can do to help our local waterways thrive. Good for spree credit. ONW/Trail Lot

Leaf Icon Sunday, September 01, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SUBMIT ENTRIES FOR THE AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT
Through November 15, visitors may submit two entries for the 20th Annual Amateur Photography Exhibit, on display in the Nature Realm visitors center January through May 2020. Only two printed photographs will be accepted, and all images must be taken in areas managed by Summit Metro Parks. With each entry, please include your name, address, phone number, email, the location where the image was taken and a title for the image. Entries should not be matted, framed or include watermarks, and should be one of the following sizes: 5"x7", 8"x10" or 11"x14" printed on photo paper. All originals may be picked up at the Nature Realm after the exhibit. You may drop off entries during the visitors center's regular hours, c/o Alisa. No mail-in entries, please. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Sunday, September 01, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
NATURE FOR FAMILIES: SQUIRRELS
Join this hands-on nature exploration series for the whole family. This month we'll explore the world of squirrels. Be prepared to be outside for most of the program. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Tuesday, September 03, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
FOOD IN THE CITY
Sit down with a naturalist and a representative from Let's Grow Akron to learn about local food in the city. Enjoy a brief presentation, then shop the on-site farmer's market happening from 4 to 7 p.m. every Tuesday through mid-October. TT/Summit Lake

Leaf Icon Tuesday, September 03, 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. Call 330-865-8060 after 4 p.m. to learn if the concert is cancelled due to inclement weather. FR/Brushwood

Leaf Icon Wednesday, September 04, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
FALL BIRD WALK
New and experienced birders join a naturalist for a fall bird walk. Binoculars are recommended. DLQ

Leaf Icon Wednesday, September 04, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
AFTERNOON STROLL
Stroll around Old Mill Trail to learn about the nature and history found in this park. Good for spree credit. FR/Brushwood

Leaf Icon Wednesday, September 04, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
KIDS' FISHING
Kids 15 and younger will learn the basics of fishing, then drop a line in Alder Pond. A few rods and reels will be available for use. Bait is provided. Adults must supervise their children but are not permitted to fish. GYH/Pioneer

Leaf Icon Thursday, September 05, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
OHIO'S WACKY WILDLIFE
Come out and hike to learn about Ohio's interesting but weird animals that are found in and around our parks. Good for spree credit. SR/Big Bend

Leaf Icon Thursday, September 05, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
AFTER SCHOOL ADVENTURES: POND DIPPING
Calling all kids! Join a naturalist to discover the fascinating world lurking just beneath the surface of the pond. Please dress for a mess. FASN/Seneca Deck

Leaf Icon Friday, September 06, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
TWILIGHT HIKE AND CAMPFIRE
Come learn about the park's local watershed along with wildlife that comes to life at night. Afterward, enjoy s'mores around the campfire, while supplies last. Good for spree credit. F/Tuscarawas Meadows

Leaf Icon Saturday, September 07, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
MOTH NIGHT
Moths outnumber butterflies by about 20 to one. Join a naturalist to learn how to use black lights to attract these amazing creatures and for a chance to observe their beautiful colors, shapes and patterns up close. Bring a flashlight and camera for photos. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Saturday, September 07, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
OUTDOOR MOVIE NIGHT: FERDINAND
New this summer, Summit Metro Parks is offering a series of free, family-friendly outdoor movies shown at parks across the county. Pack some popcorn and candy, bring a blanket or your favorite chair and join us for a relaxing evening under the summer night sky. Meet at the sled hill. GYH/Main Entrance

Leaf Icon Sunday, September 08, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
BEGINNER STAND-UP PADDLEBOARDING
Try stand-up paddleboarding, the fastest growing water sport, to get a workout and enjoy nature. A certified instructor and a naturalist will guide you. No experience needed. Minimum age is 13; ages 13 to 17 must be with an adult participant. Participants must wear closed-toe shoes and be able to swim. We suggest bringing water, sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses and wearing clothes that can get wet. Fee includes: loan of paddleboard, paddle, personal flotation device and instruction. Space is limited. Cost: $15/person. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS ONLINE 8/28: Register here. SC/Boathouse

Leaf Icon Sunday, September 08, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
LIBERTY PARK BLOCK PARTY
Come enjoy a block party at Liberty Park Nature Center. Activities include a concert by Up River from 1 to 2:30 p.m., yard games, nature play, campfire and s'mores, meet Cheeks and make a craft, while supplies last. Good for spree credit. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Sunday, September 08, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
BEGINNER STAND-UP PADDLEBOARDING
Try stand-up paddleboarding, the fastest growing water sport, to get a workout and enjoy nature. A certified instructor and a naturalist will guide you. No experience needed. Minimum age is 13; ages 13 to 17 must be with an adult participant. Participants must wear closed-toe shoes and be able to swim. We suggest bringing water, sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses and wearing clothes that can get wet. Fee includes: loan of paddleboard, paddle, personal flotation device and instruction. Space is limited. Cost: $15/person. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS ONLINE 8/28: Register here. SC/Boathouse

Leaf Icon Sunday, September 08, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
LICHEN THOSE MOSSY LEDGES
Join a naturalist to discover what makes up the "living skin" covering the rocks along the ledges. Learn how a mushroom and algae took a "lichen" to one another, all while we learn about the geology of the ledges. LP/Twinsburg Ledges

Leaf Icon Monday, September 09, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
WEEKDAY WALKERS
Join a naturalist on a leisurely stroll to discover the seasonal flora and fauna. Binoculars are recommended. Good for spree credit. BHT/SR 91

Leaf Icon Monday, September 09, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
HEART HEALTHY HIKE
Join a naturalist for healthy outdoor exercise by hiking at a vigorous pace with few, if any, rest stops. Beginners are welcome, but talk to your doctor before beginning a new exercise routine. Drinking water is recommended. HH/Main Entrance

Leaf Icon Tuesday, September 10, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
GORGE KAYAK
Paddle the Cuyahoga River at the Gorge to see towering rock ledges and breathtaking scenery from your kayak. Led by a certified instructor and a naturalist. Minimum age is 13; ages 13 to 17 must be with an adult participant. Participants must wear closed-toe shoes and be able to swim. We suggest bringing water, sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses, and wearing clothes that can get wet. Fee includes: instruction and loan of kayak, paddle and personal flotation device. Space is limited. Cost: $15/person. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS ONLINE 8/30: Register here. G/Main Entrance

Leaf Icon Tuesday, September 10, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
HIKE THE HILLS
Come out and hike Hampton Hills while learning about local wildlife along Spring Hollow Trail. HH/Main Entrance

Leaf Icon Tuesday, September 10, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
GORGE KAYAK
Paddle the Cuyahoga River at the Gorge to see towering rock ledges and breathtaking scenery from your kayak. Led by a certified instructor and a naturalist. Minimum age is 13; ages 13 to 17 must be with an adult participant. Participants must wear closed-toe shoes and be able to swim. We suggest bringing water, sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses, and wearing clothes that can get wet. Fee includes: instruction and loan of kayak, paddle and personal flotation device. Space is limited. Cost: $15/person. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS ONLINE 8/30: Register here. G/Main Entrance

Leaf Icon Tuesday, September 10, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
INTRO TO ARCHERY FOR ADULTS
Archery is one of the oldest arts still practiced today, and it's more accessible than ever. Adults 16 and older can learn international-style target archery and test their marksmanship at our traveling outdoor range. Program good for beginning and practiced archers. All equipment and hands-on instruction provided. Cost: $10/person. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS ONLINE 8/31: Register here. MF/Lake Area

Leaf Icon Tuesday, September 10, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
INTRO TO ARCHERY FOR KIDS
Archery is one of the oldest arts still practiced today, and it's more accessible than ever. Children 9 to 15 join us to learn international-style target archery at our outdoor range. Program good for beginning and practiced archers. All equipment and hands-on instruction provided. Must be 50 inches or taller. Cost: $10/person. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS ONLINE 8/31: Register here. MF/Lake Area

Leaf Icon Tuesday, September 10, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
RANDOM ACT OF MUSIC
The all-volunteer Metro Parks Ensemble will perform an hour of traditional marches, big band standards and oldies. This indoor concert will be held rain or shine. F/Coventry Oaks

Leaf Icon Wednesday, September 11, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
PRESCHOOL EXPLORERS
Get outside and enjoy nature through this monthly series for children ages 3 to 5. Each month we will explore a seasonal topic to engage the senses and encourage self-exploration. Program will be outside, so please dress for the weather. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Thursday, September 12, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
KINDEREALM: FISHING
Children ages 3 to 6 and their adult companions will discover fishing. Rods, reels and bait will be provided. Please make other arrangements for younger children unable to remain in infant seats or strollers. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 9/3: 330-865-8065. GYH/Pioneer

Leaf Icon Thursday, September 12, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
HISTORY OF DEEP LOCK QUARRY
Earn spree credit while learning the history of this unique Metro Park! Good for spree credit. DLQ

Leaf Icon Thursday, September 12, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
RAPTOR IDENTIFICATION BASICS
It's a hawk! It's an eagle! It's an osprey! It's a...raptor! Join a naturalist to discover how to identify various raptors in flight and at rest. Afterwards, we will hike a short distance in search of raptors in the wild. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Friday, September 13, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
HOMESCHOOLERS: AMAZING ANTS
Homeschoolers, ages 7 to 10: Unearth the fascinating world of ants! Discover what makes these tiny creatures so unique and learn how to make an ant farm. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Friday, September 13, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
HOMESCHOOLERS: AMAZING ANTS
Homeschoolers, ages 7 to 10: Unearth the fascinating world of ants! Discover what makes these tiny creatures so unique and learn how to make an ant farm. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Friday, September 13, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
SPOOKY HIKE & FIRE
Enjoy a short night hike to see what might be lurking in the woods, then relax and enjoy marshmallows while listening to not-so-scary campfire tales. Bring your own stick and we'll provide the marshmallows, while supplies last. FASN/Campfire Area

Leaf Icon Friday, September 13, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF THE NIGHT
Join a naturalist as we hunt the fields and forest edges for hidden insects. We hope to find tree crickets, coneheads and katydids, among other insects. Bring a flashlight and bug spray. Maybe you will see a shooting star as we talk about some of the constellations in the sky. MF/Tallmadge Meadows

Leaf Icon Saturday, September 14, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
WOODLAND MUSHROOMS
Join a naturalist and Lara Roketenetz from The University of Akron to discover the beauty, variety and interesting ecology of mushrooms. Meet at the Field Station, past the main parking lot off Ira Road and down the lane to the second house. Bath Nature Preserve: , OH 44313

Leaf Icon Saturday, September 14, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
KINDEREALM: FISHING
Children ages 3 to 6 and their adult companions will discover fishing through games. Includes a hike and craft, but there will be no fishing at this location. Please make other arrangements for younger children unable to remain in infant seats or strollers. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 9/3: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Saturday, September 14, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
KINDEREALM: FISHING
Children ages 3 to 6 and their adult companions will discover fishing through games. Includes a hike and craft, but no fishing at this location. Please make other arrangements for younger children unable to remain in infant seats or strollers. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 9/3: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Saturday, September 14, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
FISHING FUN DAY
Drop in with your family to learn all about fish! Try your hand at fishing and visit several stations where you will learn about fish and why they matter. Electrofishing demonstrations will also be part of this exciting day! FR/Brushwood

Leaf Icon Saturday, September 14, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
PAWPAW OPEN HOUSE
Learn all about Ohio's native fruit, the pawpaw. The open house will include short presentations, pawpaw plant parts and pawpaw tasting, while supplies last. TT/SLNC

Leaf Icon Saturday, September 14, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
OUTDOOR MOVIE NIGHT: BUTCH CASSIDY & THE SUNDANCE KID
New this summer, Summit Metro Parks is offering a series of free, family-friendly outdoor movies shown at parks across the county. Pack some popcorn and candy, bring a blanket or your favorite chair and join us for a relaxing evening under the summer night sky. Meet at the Tuscarawas Shelter. F/Tuscarawas Meadows

Leaf Icon Sunday, September 15, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
FALL MIGRANTS BIRD WALK
Learn about and catch glimpses of our migratory avian neighbors as they journey south. Please meet at the kiosk. Binoculars are recommended. F/Tuscarawas Meadows

Leaf Icon Sunday, September 15, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
EVENING STROLL
Stroll along Black Bear Trail with a naturalist. Please meet at the shelter. Good for spree credit. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Monday, September 16, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
KINDEREALM: FISHING
Children ages 3 to 6 and their adult companions will discover fishing. Rods, reels and bait will be provided. Please make other arrangements for younger children unable to remain in infant seats or strollers. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 9/3: 330-865-8065. WH

Leaf Icon Monday, September 16, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
KINDEREALM: FISHING
Children ages 3 to 6 and their adult companions will discover fishing. Rods, reels and bait will be provided. Please make other arrangements for younger children unable to remain in infant seats or strollers. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 9/3: 330-865-8065. WH

Leaf Icon Tuesday, September 17, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
NATURE JOURNALING: FOSSILS
Learn basic journaling techniques to record your nature observations. This month we'll learn about the fossils we find in Rock Creek. Bring water shoes if you would like to explore the creek. We will be outside for part of the program. Taking photos is optional. A one-time registration fee for the monthly series includes a journal, journal pen and pencil. Cost: $20/person. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS ONLINE 9/6: Register here. FR/Brushwood

Leaf Icon Wednesday, September 18, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
NATURE DRAWING FOR ADULTS
Join our interpretive 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 9/10: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Wednesday, September 18, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
NATURE DRAWING FOR ADULTS
Join our interpretive 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 9/10: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Wednesday, September 18, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
T-SHIRT YARN CREATIONS
All ages: Learn how to make T-shirt yarn, then create a simple craft to take home. Bring your own colorful T-shirt (with no side seams) to transform and crafting scissors if you have them. Space is limited, so arrive early. F/Coventry Oaks

Leaf Icon Thursday, September 19, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
WATER AND ITS WILDLIFE
Come out and learn about the seen and unseen animals that live in and around our waterways. Good for spree credit. BHT/SR 91

Leaf Icon Thursday, September 19, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
MUSHROOM HIKE
A great variety of mushrooms may be found throughout our parks in late summer. Join a naturalist on a hike to discover which mushrooms are out this time of year. Good for spree credit. FR/Brushwood

Leaf Icon Friday, September 20, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
HOMESCHOOLERS: AMAZING ANTS
Homeschoolers, ages 11 to 14: Unearth the fascinating world of ants! Discover what makes these tiny creatures so unique and learn how to make an ant farm. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Friday, September 20, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
HAWK HIKE
Join a naturalist as we scout Summit Lake for birds of prey. Learn more about how raptors hunt and thrive. TT/Summit Lake

Leaf Icon Friday, September 20, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
AFTER SCHOOL ADVENTURES: LIFE UNDER LOGS
Calling all kids! Do you know what lives under logs? Discover insects, reptiles and amphibians under logs while hiking with a naturalist along Willow Trail. Good for spree credit. F/Tuscarawas Meadows

Leaf Icon Saturday, September 21, 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
DOG HIKE & BREAKFAST
You and your furry companion can start the day off right by participating in a dog-friendly hike, then enjoy a delicious breakfast prepared by our volunteers for you and a special treat for your pup. Participants are asked to contribute to the feast. All dogs MUST be on a leash, 8-feet long or less, and be under your control the entire time. Good for spree credit. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 9/14: 330-865-8065. SC/Bathhouse

Leaf Icon Saturday, September 21, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MUSHROOM HIKE
A great variety of mushrooms may be found throughout our parks in late summer. Join a naturalist on a hike to discover which mushrooms are out this time of year.  WH

Leaf Icon Saturday, September 21, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
BEGINNER STAND-UP PADDLEBOARDING
Try stand-up paddleboarding, the fastest growing water sport, to get a workout and enjoy nature. A certified instructor and a naturalist will guide you. No experience needed. Minimum age is 13; ages 13 to 17 must be with an adult participant. Participants must wear closed-toe shoes and be able to swim. We suggest bringing water, sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses and wearing clothes that can get wet. Fee includes: loan of paddleboard, paddle, personal flotation device and instruction. Space is limited. Cost: $15/person. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS ONLINE 9/12: Register here. SC/Boathouse

Leaf Icon Saturday, September 21, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
NATURE ART FOR TEENS
Do you have a creative spirit? Teens ages 13 to 17 are invited to join our interpretive artist for lessons in nature inspired art. This is a drop-off program. Please dress for a mess. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 9/13: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Saturday, September 21, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
RAPTORS: UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL
Come see live birds of prey on the hand and learn about these fascinating animals! Lake Metroparks will share a few of their raptor ambassadors from the Kevin P. Clinton Wildlife Center during the program. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Saturday, September 21, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
BEGINNER STAND-UP PADDLEBOARDING
Try stand-up paddleboarding, the fastest growing water sport, to get a workout and enjoy nature. A certified instructor and a naturalist will guide you. No experience needed. Minimum age is 13; ages 13 to 17 must be with an adult participant. Participants must wear closed-toe shoes and be able to swim. We suggest bringing water, sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses and wearing clothes that can get wet. Fee includes: loan of paddleboard, paddle, personal flotation device and instruction. Space is limited. Cost: $15/person. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS ONLINE 9/12: Register here. SC/Boathouse

Leaf Icon Sunday, September 22, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
BUTTERFLIES, SPIDERS AND BUGS - OH MY!
Join a naturalist to follow the yellow-flowered trail. No flying monkeys, just butterflies, spiders and lots of other bugs. Nets and jars will be provided. All you need to bring is a sharp eye, a hat and sunscreen. SFB

Leaf Icon Sunday, September 22, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
END OF SUMMER HIKE
Enjoy a hike at summer's end. We'll walk through fields and woods and back along the lake on this scenic hike. Bring water and wear hiking shoes. Good for spree credit. SC/Big Oak

Leaf Icon Monday, September 23, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
PAWPAW APPRECIATION NIGHT
Discover Ohio’s state native fruit, the pawpaw! Learn the benefits of (and how to grow) this fruit, sample its delicious banana-like flavor and take a short walk to visit a pawpaw tree. FASN/Seneca Deck

Leaf Icon Wednesday, September 25, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
ALL ABOUT RAPTORS
Join us this evening for a talk all about the predatory birds that have been spotted at Liberty Park. Afterwards, we'll take a walk to see if any of these birds are active. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Thursday, September 26, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
MINDFULNESS IN NATURE: MINDFUL WALKING
Enjoy a peaceful morning as we heighten our awareness of the natural world with a slow, mindful walk around Black Bear Trail. Good for spree credit. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Friday, September 27, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
FURNACE RUN HISTORY HIKE
Join a naturalist for a leisurely hike to learn about the nature and history of Furnace Run Metro Park. Good for spree credit. FR/Brushwood

Leaf Icon Friday, September 27, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
NIGHT HIKE AND FIRE
Learn about animals that are active at night and earn Fall Hiking Spree credit, too! Afterwards, we'll gather around a relaxing campfire. Good for spree credit. F/Tuscarawas Meadows

Leaf Icon Saturday, September 28, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
SILENT HIKE
Enjoy some outdoor therapy on a sensory hike! Savor a short, silent hike during which we focus our senses to hear bird songs, smell wildflowers and feel the earth underfoot. Good for spree credit. SC/Big Oak

Leaf Icon Saturday, September 28, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
FISH OF THE CUYAHOGA
Join a naturalist as we search for different fish that inhabit the Cuyahoga River. We will be electroshocking (with no harm to the fish) to see what we can find. Bring water shoes and sunscreen. BHT/SR 91

Leaf Icon Sunday, September 29, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
BIRDS OF PREY HIKE
Eagles, hawks, vultures and more! Hike with a naturalist to learn about some common raptors and how to identify them. Binoculars recommended, some will be available to borrow. Good for spree credit. TT/Big Bend

Leaf Icon Sunday, September 29, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
NATURE STORIES
Young children and their adult companions will enjoy this interactive, nature-inspired storytime intended for ages 18 months to 3 years. Stay after and make it a fun, family-friendly afternoon by hiking, picnicking or visiting our Nature Play area. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 9/24: 330-865-8065. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Sunday, September 29, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
NATURE DRAWING FOR KIDS
Join our interpretive artist for this hands-on lesson in nature drawing for ages 6 to 12. Paper and pencils will be provided. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 9/21: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Sunday, September 29, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
NATURE DRAWING FOR KIDS
Join our interpretive artist for this hands-on lesson in nature drawing for ages 6 to 12. Paper and pencils will be provided. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 9/21: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Sunday, September 29, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
SCARECROW BUILDING WORKSHOP
Build a scarecrow to decorate the grounds of Liberty Park for the month of October. We'll provide the frame and straw; you bring the clothes and your imagination for a fun afternoon of scarecrow building. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 9/20: 330-865-8065. LP/Nature Center