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Program & Events Calendar

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*Program participants are asked to follow current State of Ohio public health guidance.*

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Leaf Icon Tuesday, February 01, 6:00 AM - 11:00 PM

EYE SPY


Hit the trail any time during the month of February for a nature-themed game of Eye Spy! Begin by downloading or printing this month’s Eye Spy list from our “Educational Activities & Resources” page under the “Things to Do” tab, then enjoy a stroll along Seven Ponds Trail in search of beaver lodges, tracks, plants and more along the way. You can also complete your search using the February 2 Instagram post (@summitmetroparks). LP/Tinkers Creek SNP

Leaf Icon Wednesday, February 02, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

VIRTUAL: NATURE DRAWING FOR ADULTS


Join our interpretive artist for this entertaining virtual lesson in nature drawing. No experience is necessary; all you need are pencils, paper and a sense of humor. A Zoom invitation will be emailed to participants after registering. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 1/26: 330-865-8065. Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Wednesday, February 02, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

VIRTUAL: BALLOFLEX


Get fit while you sit! Enjoy an exercise session with a certified BalloFlex instructor. BalloFlex is a seated workout that incorporates the elements of dance and fitness together in a safe, low impact and fun system. It is designed for all ages and abilities! Zoom meeting ID: 849 6465 8634 Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Wednesday, February 02, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

VIRTUAL: NATURE DRAWING FOR ADULTS


Join our interpretive artist for this entertaining virtual lesson in nature drawing. No experience is necessary; all you need are pencils, paper and a sense of humor. A Zoom invitation will be emailed to participants after registering. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 1/26: 330-865-8065. Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Thursday, February 03, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

CELEBRATE BIRDS


Take a hike on the Towpath Trail to see what birds are on Summit Lake and along the trail during this time of year. Please dress for the weather and bring binoculars if you have them. SLNC

Leaf Icon Thursday, February 03, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

COFFEE WITH THE BIRDS WALK


Join a naturalist on a short winter walk in search of birds visiting the park this month. Coffee is provided. Bring your favorite mug, binoculars and any sightings to share. Enjoy handfeeding the chickadees at the end of the program. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Thursday, February 03, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

VIRTUAL: BALLOFLEX


Get fit while you sit! Enjoy an exercise session with a certified BalloFlex instructor. BalloFlex is a seated workout that incorporates the elements of dance and fitness together in a safe, low impact and fun system. It is designed for all ages and abilities! Zoom meeting ID: 849 6465 8634 Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Friday, February 04, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

FEED THE CHICKADEES


Warm up by the fire as we discuss Ohio's winter birds and why they're here. Who stays, who goes and who's just visiting? After our warm chat we will attempt to hand-feed some of them with bird seed. FASN/Campfire Area

Leaf Icon Friday, February 04, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

MAKE & TAKE CRAFT


Bring your love of stargazing indoors with this make and take craft! Choose from a selection of constellation templates to create your very own work of art. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 1/26: 330-865-8065. SLNC

Leaf Icon Friday, February 04, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

LIFE ON THE SILVER RIBBON


Join us for a stroll back in time when Akron was brand-new and the promise of new opportunities floated in on the "silver ribbon." Discover how a canal shaped and changed the area and meet the people who called it home. TT/Mustill Store

Leaf Icon Friday, February 04, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

VIRTUAL: BIRDING BY EAR


Do you want to take your birding skills to another level? Join us online to learn the basics of birding by ear. Learn what to listen for as well as techniques to improve your skills. By the end of the program, you will be able to identify at least 10 species by ear. You probably already know more than you think! Zoom meeting ID: 832 2726 6465 Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Saturday, February 05, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

COFFEE WITH THE BIRDS WALK


Join us for a leisurely morning bird walk at Liberty Park Nature Center to see which birds are out and about. We’ll also enjoy a brief fireside discussion in the outdoor shelter while sipping coffee and hot chocolate. Bring your favorite travel mug and any bird questions you may have. Additionally, during this program all are welcome to help us "train the chickadees" to eat seed right from your hand! LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Saturday, February 05, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

ARCHERY GAMES FOR FAMILIES


Families with children ages 9 and older will play different games to build archery skills together in a fun and exciting way. Participants must have already taken our Intro to Archery program. All equipment and hands-on instruction provided. Must be 50 inches or taller. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 1/26: 330-865-8065. F/Coventry Oaks

Leaf Icon Saturday, February 05, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

KINDEREALM CAMPFIRE: BIRD LOVE


Children ages 3 to 6 and their families can drop by and fall in love with birds. Warm up next to a toasty fire, learn about birds that brave Ohio's winters, and take a winter walk in search of our avian neighbors. Hot cocoa will be available, while supplies last. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Saturday, February 05, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

ARCHERY GAMES FOR FAMILIES


Families with children ages 9 and older will play different games to build archery skills together in a fun and exciting way. Participants must have already taken our Intro to Archery program. All equipment and hands-on instruction provided. Must be 50 inches or taller. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 1/26: 330-865-8065. F/Coventry Oaks

Leaf Icon Saturday, February 05, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

TEEN ADVENTURE SERIES: SNOWSHOE HIKE & FIRE


Ages 13 to 17 are invited to explore the winter season on snowshoes. Afterwards we’ll warm up by a fire, enjoy marshmallows and hot chocolate, and learn how snowshoeing progressed from a means of survival to a popular sport. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 1/26: 330-865-8065. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Sunday, February 06, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

READING THE FORESTED LANDSCAPE


Ever wonder if the landscape around you always looked the way it does now? Chances are it hasn’t! Join a naturalist to learn some skills that can be used to read the forested landscape.  SC/Big Oak

Leaf Icon Sunday, February 06, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

BACK YARDS GONE WILD: DIY BLUEBIRD BOXES


Kick off this monthly series focused on creating nature-friendly back yards! Pick up a free bluebird box kit, courtesy of the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, at the nature center between 2 and 3:30 p.m. Included with your kit is a video link with step-by-step instructions and information on how to invite bluebirds to your own back yard. Participants must register to receive a kit; limit one per household. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 1/27: 330-865-8065. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Monday, February 07, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

WINTER BIRD WALKABOUT


Join a park naturalist for an early birding adventure for a winter rarity as well as our hardy winter residents. Meet at the Tallmadge Meadows shelter, dressed for the weather and with binoculars and bird guides ready! Hot cocoa will be available back at the shelter when we review our bird list for the day. MF/Tallmadge Meadows

Leaf Icon Monday, February 07, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

VIRTUAL: BALLOFLEX


Get fit while you sit! Enjoy an exercise session with a certified BalloFlex instructor. BalloFlex is a seated workout that incorporates the elements of dance and fitness together in a safe, low impact and fun system. It is designed for all ages and abilities! Zoom meeting ID: 849 6465 8634 Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Wednesday, February 09, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

NATURE TIKES


Children ages 1 to 3 and their adult companions can join us for this exciting introduction to the natural world! This month we will be exploring basic shapes and their presence in our environment. We will be outdoors, so please dress for the weather! ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 1/31: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Wednesday, February 09, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

VIRTUAL: BLACK AND BROWN FACES IN AMERICA'S WILD PLACES


Enjoy an evening of environmental diversity! Based on the award-winning book, discover how people of color have defined wild places in Summit Metro Parks and beyond. Meeting ID: 889 7069 0123 Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Thursday, February 10, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

COFFEE WITH THE BIRDS WALK


Join a naturalist on a short winter walk in search of birds visiting the park this month. Coffee is provided. Bring your favorite mug, binoculars and sightings to share. Enjoy handfeeding the chickadees at the end of the program. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Thursday, February 10, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

VIRTUAL: BALLOFLEX


Get fit while you sit! Enjoy an exercise session with a certified BalloFlex instructor. BalloFlex is a seated workout that incorporates the elements of dance and fitness together in a safe, low impact and fun system. It is designed for all ages and abilities! Zoom meeting ID: 849 6465 8634 Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Thursday, February 10, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

BOTANICAL VALENTINES


Show your love for the environment by making it a "mix tape!" With the help of a naturalist, create a seed mix tape to plant in your garden this spring. All materials with be supplied. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 1/31: 330-865-8065. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Friday, February 11, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

HIKING SPREE SHIELD ASSISTANCE


Is attaching the hiking spree shield more challenging than actually hiking the eight trails? Summit Metro Parks volunteers will gladly attach it for you at no charge. Please note: a small number of guests will be admitted to the auditorium at a time. Others will be asked to wait outdoors. Please dress for the weather! FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Saturday, February 12, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

COFFEE WITH THE BIRDS WALK


Join us for a leisurely morning bird walk at Liberty Park Nature Center to see which birds are out and about. We’ll also enjoy a brief fireside discussion in the outdoor shelter while sipping coffee and hot chocolate. Bring your favorite travel mug and any bird questions you may have. Additionally, during this program all are welcome to help us "train the chickadees" to eat seed right from your hand! LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Saturday, February 12, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

VIRTUAL: NATURE ART FOR TEENS


Do you have a creative spirit? Teens ages 13 to 17 can join our interpretive artist for this virtual lesson in nature-inspired art. A Zoom invitation will be emailed to participants after registering. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 2/2: 330-865-8065. Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Saturday, February 12, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

SCHOOL'S OUT COOKOUT


Let's celebrate this winter season! 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 investigate how animals survive the winter around Summit Lake. SLNC

Leaf Icon Sunday, February 13, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

VIRTUAL: NATURE DRAWING FOR KIDS


Join our interpretive artist online for this entertaining lesson in nature drawing for kids ages 6 to12. All you need are a pencil and paper. A Zoom invitation will be emailed to participants after registering. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 2/3: 330-865-8065. Zoom : , OH

Leaf Icon Sunday, February 13, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

SUPERB OWL SUNDAY


Need to kill time before the big game? Or maybe you're not into sports. Either way, stop by during this outdoor open house to learn about the amazing predatory birds that call our parks home and even meet a live owl ambassador! Whoo is interested? LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Sunday, February 13, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

TREE COOKIE CHRONOLOGY


Using Aldo Leopold's "Good Oak" essay as inspiration, join a naturalist to explore our personal histories using tree cookies. Measuring time with tree rings can be a fun and reflective way to mark the passage of time. This hands-on activity will take place on Seneca Deck with hot cocoa in front of a toasty fire. FASN/Campfire Area

Leaf Icon Sunday, February 13, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

VIRTUAL: NATURE DRAWING FOR KIDS


Join our interpretive artist online for this entertaining lesson in nature drawing for kids ages 6 to12. All you need are a pencil and paper. A Zoom invitation will be emailed to participants after registering. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 2/3: 330-865-8065. Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Monday, February 14, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

VIRTUAL: VALENTINES DAY IS FOR THE BIRDS


Join us online to help give the birds in your back yard a Valentine’s Day to remember! We’ll make pine-cone feeders to hang outside and learn about some of the birds you may see visiting it. A list of materials needed will be emailed to participants after registering. Zoom meeting ID: 811 3642 0137 ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 2/4: 330-865-8065. Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Monday, February 14, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

VIRTUAL: BALLOFLEX


Get fit while you sit! Enjoy an exercise session with a certified BalloFlex instructor. BalloFlex is a seated workout that incorporates the elements of dance and fitness together in a safe, low impact and fun system. It is designed for all ages and abilities! Zoom meeting ID: 849 6465 8634 Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Wednesday, February 16, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

VIRTUAL: NATURE JOURNALING


Join our interpretive artist for an inspiring virtual lesson in nature journaling as a technique for practicing mindfulness. A Zoom invitation will be emailed to participants after registering. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 2/9: 330-865-8065. Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Wednesday, February 16, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

VIRTUAL: BALLOFLEX


Get fit while you sit! Enjoy an exercise session with a certified BalloFlex instructor. BalloFlex is a seated workout that incorporates the elements of dance and fitness together in a safe, low impact and fun system. It is designed for all ages and abilities! Zoom meeting ID 849 6465 8634 Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Wednesday, February 16, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

VIRTUAL: NATURE JOURNALING


Join our interpretive artist for an inspiring virtual lesson in nature journaling as a technique for practicing mindfulness. A Zoom invitation will be emailed to participants after registering. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 2/9: 330-865-8065. Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Wednesday, February 16, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

FULL MOON HIKE


Hike by the light of a full moon for a fun night of exploring and listening for cold-weather, night-time critters. Campfire and marshmallows will be available following the hike! SFB

Leaf Icon Thursday, February 17, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

COFFEE WITH THE BIRDS WALK


Join a naturalist on a short winter walk in search of birds visiting the park this month. Coffee is provided. Bring your favorite mug, binoculars and sightings to share. Enjoy handfeeding the chickadees at the end of the program. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Thursday, February 17, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

HOMESCHOOLERS: WINTER BIRDS


Homeschoolers ages 7 to 10: February is for the birds! Learn bird calls, discover their hardy adaptations, and hand-feed birds for an up-close look. Program will be mostly outdoors, so please dress for the weather. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 2/7: 330-865-8065. F/Coventry Oaks

Leaf Icon Thursday, February 17, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

VIRTUAL: BALLOFLEX


Get fit while you sit! Enjoy an exercise session with a certified BalloFlex instructor. BalloFlex is a seated workout that incorporates the elements of dance and fitness together in a safe, low impact and fun system. It is designed for all ages and abilities! Zoom meeting ID: 849 6465 8634 Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Thursday, February 17, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

HOMESCHOOLERS: WINTER BIRDS


Homeschoolers ages 11 to 14: February is for the birds! Learn bird calls, discover their hardy adaptations, and hand-feed birds for an up-close look. Program will be mostly outdoors, so please dress for the weather. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 2/7: 330-865-8065. F/Coventry Oaks

Leaf Icon Friday, February 18, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

SCHOOL'S OUT SCAVENGER HUNT


Calling all kids: school's out! Pick up a scavenger hunt from the front desk, then hit Cherry Lane Trail with your family in search of odd objects hidden in the woods. Return with a complete list and earn a nature-discovery themed prize! FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Friday, February 18, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

FERRIS WHEELS, ROLLER COASTERS, & 25,000 VISITORS - OH, MY!


A naturalist will unlock the hidden secrets of what it was like at Summit Lake 100 years ago, from huge crowds to unusual stunts! Come join us on a stroll along the Towpath Trail. Please dress for the weather. SLNC

Leaf Icon Friday, February 18, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

VIRTUAL: WINTER BIRDS


Enhance your enjoyment of watching winter birds and sharpen your skills for this weekend’s Great Backyard Bird Count by joining us online to learn about the lives of the feathered friends that you might encounter this time of year. Zoom meeting ID: 896 7266 6577 Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Saturday, February 19, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

GREAT BACKYARD BIRD COUNT HIKE


Become a citizen scientist! Join a naturalist to observe and count birds along the trail during the Great Backyard Bird Count, an annual event that creates a real-time snapshot of birds across the continent. All levels of birding experience welcomed and encouraged. Please bring binoculars if you have them. Shortly afterwards, warm up fireside and enjoy more birding at our "Coffee with the Birds Walk" program! LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Saturday, February 19, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

COFFEE WITH THE BIRDS WALK


Join us for a leisurely morning bird walk at Liberty Park Nature Center to see which birds are out and about. We’ll also enjoy a brief fireside discussion in the outdoor shelter while sipping coffee and hot chocolate. Bring your favorite travel mug and any bird questions you may have. Additionally, during this program all are welcome to help us "train the chickadees" to eat seed right from your hand! LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Saturday, February 19, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

HIKING SPREE SHIELD ASSISTANCE


Is attaching the hiking spree shield more challenging than actually hiking the eight trails? Summit Metro Parks volunteers will gladly attach it for you at no charge. Please note: a small number of guests will be admitted to the auditorium at a time. Others will be asked to wait outdoors. Please dress for the weather! FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Saturday, February 19, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

GORGE HISTORY HIKE


Old rocks? Let's roll! Celebrate some old rocks on a hike with a naturalist as we explore the cultural and geological history of the Gorge. From caves to roller coasters, there is plenty of hard-hitting history to unpack. G/Main Entrance

Leaf Icon Sunday, February 20, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

SNOWSHOE HIKE & FIRE


Come take a hike through a (hopefully snowy) winter wonderland and enjoy the sights and sounds mother nature has to offer. Learn how animals cope with cold conditions and why wind chill doesn't affect plants. Hot chocolate and a warm fire will be waiting when we return. Snowshoes are available for loan (free of charge) on a first come, first served basis. . LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Monday, February 21, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

VIRTUAL: BALLOFLEX


Get fit while you sit! Enjoy an exercise session with a certified BalloFlex instructor. BalloFlex is a seated workout that incorporates the elements of dance and fitness together in a safe, low impact and fun system. It is designed for all ages and abilities! Zoom meeting ID: 849 6465 8634 Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Monday, February 21, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

FEED THE CHICKADEES


A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush. Join a naturalist to discover chickadees and other members of the winter flock as we wander through the woods. You may want to have a camera to capture this amazing hands-on experience! Meet at the visitors center and we will walk to the campfire area for a warm and cozy home base, complete with hot cocoa. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Monday, February 21, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

ARCHERY GAMES FOR FAMILIES


Families with children ages 9 and older will play different games to build archery skills together in a fun and exciting way. Participants must have already taken our Intro to Archery program. All equipment and hands-on instruction provided. Must be 50 inches or taller. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 2/11: 330-865-8065. F/Coventry Oaks

Leaf Icon Monday, February 21, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

VIRTUAL: WHITE HOUSE, GREEN PRESIDENTS


This Presidents' Day, we'll dig into some of the most "green" and environmentally friendly policies, acts and bills to come out of the White House, and explore the presidents behind them! Zoom meeting ID: 857 0230 6546 ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 2/11: 330-865-8065. Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Monday, February 21, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

ARCHERY GAMES FOR FAMILIES


Families with children ages 9 and older will play different games to build archery skills together in a fun and exciting way. Participants must have already taken our Intro to Archery program. All equipment and hands-on instruction provided. Must be 50 inches or taller. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 2/11: 330-865-8065. F/Coventry Oaks

Leaf Icon Wednesday, February 23, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

KINDEREALM CAMPFIRE: BIRD LOVE


Children ages 3 to 6 and their families can drop by and fall in love with birds. Warm up next to a toasty fire, learn about birds that brave Ohio's winters, and take a winter walk in search of our avian neighbors. Hot cocoa will be available, while supplies last. FASN/Campfire Area

Leaf Icon Wednesday, February 23, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

MEET ME IN THE GARDEN


Join the Master Gardeners of Summit County to learn tips and techniques to successfully grow dazzling dahlias in your garden. Presented by Jacqueline Kowalski, extension educator, The Ohio State University. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Wednesday, February 23, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

VIRTUAL: TEEN TRIVIA NIGHT


Calling all teens! Gather friends, assemble your A-Team and join us virtually to test your nature trivia skills. Which Ohio mammal can hear a watch ticking from a football field away? Compete to answer this question and more! Zoom meeting ID: 852 4890 7943 Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Thursday, February 24, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

COFFEE WITH THE BIRDS WALK


Join a naturalist on a short winter walk in search of birds visiting the park this month. Coffee is provided. Bring your favorite mug, binoculars and sightings to share. Enjoy handfeeding the chickadees at the end of the program. FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Thursday, February 24, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

VIRTUAL: BALLOFLEX


Get fit while you sit! Enjoy an exercise session with a certified BalloFlex instructor. BalloFlex is a seated workout that incorporates the elements of dance and fitness together in a safe, low impact and fun system. It is designed for all ages and abilities! Zoom meeting ID: 849 6465 8634 Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Thursday, February 24, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

VIRTUAL: WINTER BIRDS FOR KIDS


Kids ages 7 to 11 can join us online to discover Ohio's winter birds. We're talking adaptations, migration and how we can experience the joy of our neighborhood feathered friends. Zoom meeting ID: 849 8525 3779 Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Thursday, February 24, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

FURNACE RUN HISTORY HIKE


Join a naturalist for a leisurely evening hike. Learn the intriguing history of Furnace Run, observe nature in late winter, and hopefully enjoy a beautiful sunset. FR/Brushwood

Leaf Icon Thursday, February 24, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

VIRTUAL: WINTER BIRDS FOR ADULTS


Adults can join us online to discover Ohio's winter birds. We're talking adaptations, migration and how we can experience the joy of our neighborhood feathered friends. Zoom meeting ID: 841 8380 6888 Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Friday, February 25, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

VIRTUAL: KINDEREALM – BIRD LOVE


Children ages 3 to 6: fall in love with birds. Learn about birds that brave Ohio's winters and take a virtual winter walk in search of our avian neighbors. Zoom meeting ID: 838 4480 0384 Zoom: , OH

Leaf Icon Friday, February 25, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

KINDEREALM CAMPFIRE: BIRD LOVE


Children ages 3 to 6 and their families can drop by and fall in love with birds. Warm up next to a toasty fire, learn about birds that brave Ohio's winters, and take a winter walk in search of our avian neighbors. Hot cocoa will be available, while supplies last. FASN/Campfire Area

Leaf Icon Friday, February 25, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

SUNSET HIKE & FIRE


Snow crunching beneath our feet, the crackle of a warm, cozy fire, maybe even the howl of a coyote in the distance – what other sounds will we discover? Join a naturalist for a walk to view the sunset and search for animals waking up for the night, then enjoy the warmth of a fire, marshmallows and hot cocoa. LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Saturday, February 26, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

COFFEE WITH THE BIRDS WALK


Join us for a leisurely morning bird walk at Liberty Park Nature Center to see which birds are out and about. We’ll also enjoy a brief fireside discussion in the outdoor shelter while sipping coffee and hot chocolate. Bring your favorite travel mug and any bird questions you may have. Additionally, during this program all are welcome to help us "train the chickadees" to eat seed right from your hand! LP/Nature Center

Leaf Icon Monday, February 28, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

WINTER BIRD WALKABOUT


Join a naturalist for a hike in search of our hearty winter birds and special rarities. Meet at the lodge, dressed for the weather and with binoculars and bird guides ready! Hot cocoa will be available back at the lodge when we review our bird list for the day. CV/Valley View

Leaf Icon Monday, February 28, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

VIRTUAL: BALLOFLEX


Get fit while you sit! Enjoy an exercise session with a certified BalloFlex instructor. BalloFlex is a seated workout that incorporates the elements of dance and fitness together in a safe, low impact and fun system. It is designed for all ages and abilities! Zoom meeting ID: 849 6465 8634 Zoom: , OH