• Nature Journaling

    22 October ,2019

    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

    We provide the sketchbook for your outdoor journaling adventure, Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist (OCVN) Sue Frankforther is your guide.  She'll share her passion for nature, writing, and illustration and get you started. Registration is required by calling 419-353-1897 or www.wcparks.org

    Fall Color Tram Tours

    24 October ,2019

    11:00 am - 12:30 pm

    Take a leisurely ride down the Slippery Elm Trail to Rudolph, Ohio to enjoy the vibrant autumnal foliage colors.  Tram is open sided so dress appropriately.  2 sessions available 11:00 a.m. -12:30 p.m. and 1:00-2:30 p.m. Leader Bill Hoefflin Registration required by calling 419-353-1897 or www.wcparks.org

    Beeswax Wrap Pouches

    24 October ,2019

    5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Learn to make beeswax wrap, and how to turn it into simple pouches to help cut down on your use of both plastic wrap and plastic bags.  Drop in for 30-45 minutes at any point during the program time to make your own piece to take home. Leader: Corinne Gordon

    Cooking Basics for Kids

    26 October ,2019

    10:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Learn to cook at Carter Farm!  Kids will learn cooking basics as they prepare a side dish, main course, and dessert that they will eat at the end of the day.  From kitchen terms to utensils and measurements, this program will help kids with simple life skills.  After all, we...

    Jack-O'-Lantern Open Archery

    26 October ,2019

    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Come anytime between 10:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m. to give this eerie archery program a shot!  Carve your own pumpkin-target or use arrows to make a "holey" jack-o'-lantern for a scary good time!  All pumpkins, carving tools, and archery gear provided. Leader: Bill Hoefflin & Zeb Albert  

    Who, Who, Who's there Owl Walk

    26 October ,2019

    6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

    We will be on the hunt for owls, especially Ohio's largest  resident owl.  We will start indoors for a short talk and then hit the trail for a walk and some owl calling. Leader: Bill Hoefflin Registration required by calling 419-353-1897 or www.wcparks.org

    Tweenature: Project Feederwatch

    2 November ,2019

    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Learn about how volunteers help scientists understand bird species and how they change over time.We'll spend some time counting at the feeders and then head out to hike and count birds in the field. Leader: Jim Witter Registration required by calling 419-353-1897 or www.wcparks.org

    Project Feederwatch

    2 November ,2019

    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

    Join citizen scientists around the world to count wintering birds. A presentation on how to identify and count the birds will be followed by a practice session at the feeders Leader: Jim Witter Registration required by calling 419-353-1897 or www.wcparks.org

    German-American Encounters: Story Slam!

    7 October ,2020

    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Mike McMaster, Education Programs Coordinator for the Wood County Historical Center, and BGSU Professor Geoff Howes from the Department of German, Russian and East Asian Languages at BGSU, will present an annual observance of German-American Day with a special Story Slam and program to celebrate German-American heritage. Members of the...

    German-American Encounters: Story Slam!

    6 October ,2021

    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Mike McMaster, Education Programs Coordinator for the Wood County Historical Center, and BGSU Professor Geoff Howes from the Department of German, Russian and East Asian Languages at BGSU, will present an annual observance of German-American Day with a special Story Slam and program to celebrate German-American heritage. Members of the...

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