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Sat., March 28, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. – Wilson Commons in East Price Hill
Springtime is here! Join in the FREE fun as we learn about eggs and play a game or two. The program ends with an egg hunt. For children ages 3 -10 and their adults. No restroom on site. Reservations are required for this free program by calling 861-3435 by March 25.
PAINTING WITH A NATURE TWIST
Sat., March 28, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. – LaBoiteaux Woods Nature Preserve
Bring along your creativity as we learn the basics of painting trees within the forest at this one of a kind workshop. Jump start your proficiency and confidence in painting natural landscapes in a natural setting. Appropriate for adults and families with children ages 12 and up. Fee: $10 per person includes all supplies needed. Call 542-2909 by March 20 for more information and paid reservations.
ELECTRICAL ENERGY (STEM) FOR AGES 7 - 15
Wed., April 8, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. – LaBoiteaux Woods Nature Preserve
Discover the amazing world of electrical energy in this co-sponsored program with 4-H that examines how it really works. On a hike, investigate how Edison’s invention has affected wildlife. Design a lamp fixture to take home. Call 542-2909 by April 6 for reservations.
SPRING FAMILY SCIENCE NIGHT
Fri., April 10, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. – LaBoiteaux Woods Nature Preserve
WILDFLOWERS AND WILD EDIBLES
Sun., April 12 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. – Avon Woods Nature Preserve
EARTH DAY AT SAWYER POINT
Sat., April 18, noon - 5:00 p.m. – Bicentennial Commons
This event is a fun-filled day with music, entertainment, food and many wonderful organizations showing off ways that we can all live a little lighter and better on the planet. Visit our Parks’ booth for interactive displays, games and a craft.
Sun., April 19, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. – LaBoiteaux Woods Nature Preserve
Our feathered friends are returning from their southern retreats and singing celebrated melodies to a new growing season here in Ohio. Embark on a birding expedition designed to help novice bird enthusiasts recognize birds by song, appearance, and flight pattern. Bring your binoculars for a close-up view and a notebook to record field notes.
Fee: $5 per person. Call 542-2909 by April 16 for more information and paid reservations.
GREEN UP DAYS
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After a long, cold winter – Spring is a great time to get out and get dirty! Roll up your sleeves and help make YOUR parks more beautiful! Assist Cincinnati Parks’
staff on projects such as invasive species removal, litter removal, trail maintenance, and more. Great opportunity for service hours for students. Meet our Naturalist staff at the two dates listed above.
AMATEUR AUDUBONS FOR FOR AGES 7 - 12
Fri., May 1, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. – Avon Woods Nature Preserve
Did you know John James Audubon worked on his first bird paintings right here in Cincinnati? Learn how to capture nature through art. We’ll show drawing techniques, go hiking, and study animals up close to create artful masterpieces. Call 861-3435 by March 27 for reservations.