Nature

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Friday, July 20

Happening thru:

Parky's Farm at Winton Woods, Cincinnati

RSVP two days in advance. Learn the basics of fishing at the catch-and-release pond.

RSVP $$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Forest Run MetroPark, Hamilton

Learn about water pollution and how water affects human health. 

$ Categories: Health and Safety, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Happening thru:

Ellenwood Nature Barn, Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve

Stop by for games, nature play and learn how connecting to nature can contribute to your family’s health and wellness.  Crafts will be available for a small fee. 

$ Categories: Fitness, Health and Safety, Nature Ages: All ages

Saturday, July 21

Lodge, Fernbank Park, Cincinnati

Discover the art of playing in nature as you crawl, run or walk your way to some exciting paths of outdoor exploration with your little ones.

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities, Parent Education Ages: All ages

Lodge, Fernbank Park, Cincinnati

Test your knowledge of animal behaviors and discover the secrets of animal instinct in these nature games. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Seasongood Nature Center, Woodland Mound, Cincinnati

Lighten your day with a flurry of facts all about this tree-climbing animal. 

$ Categories: Nature Ages: All ages

Sharon Centre, Sharon Woods, Cincinnati

Stop by to meet some animal ambassadors! 

$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods

Meet a live bat up close and dispel some myths about these mysterious creatures.  Then head out and use some high-tech equipment to listen for bats as they search for food. 

$$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Highfield Discovery Garden, Glenwood Gardens, Cincinnati

RSVP by July 19. Join an evening celebration with the Cincinnati Astronomical Society.

RSVP $$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities, Science Ages: All ages

Sunday, July 22

Harbor Pavilion, Winton Woods

Stop by for active games and nature play as you discover how connecting to nature can contribute to your family’s health and wellness. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities, Parent Education Ages: All ages

Otto Armleder Memorial Park, Cincinnati

Head to the dog park to create a fun painting while learning about Ohio’s wild canines. 

$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Tuesday, July 24

Voice of America MetroPark

RSVP by June 26. Ages 10 – 12 will explore canoeing, kayaking, paddle boarding and a few on-land activities.

RSVP $$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 9 – 12 Years

Highfield Discovery Garden, Glenwood Gardens

Slimy slugs, creepy crawlers … what makes some animals and plants so gross?  Programs held at 10:45 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tue – Sat, and 1 p.m. Sun, July 24 – 29. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Wednesday, July 25

Happening thru:

Parky's Farm at Winton Woods, Cincinnati

RSVP two days in advance. Take a farmyard tour and meet the animals.

RSVP $$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Middleton-Mills Park

Sunrock Farm will be on the scene with some farmyard animals for you to meet! 

$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Happening thru:

Kennedy Heights Park, Cincinnati

Enjoy free fun for the whole family, including live music, kid-friendly games and activities with the naturalist. 

Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Central Park, Union

Meet some live animals, make a craft, bounce in the bounce house and enjoy some popcorn and drinks. 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Thursday, July 26

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods, Milford

Spend the morning gathering inspiration from nature and creating something beautiful.  For ages 4 – 8. 

$ Categories: Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Rentschler Forest MetroPark

Join the Butler County Soil and Water Conservation District to explore the creek. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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