Search
Category:
Park:
Start Date:
End Date:
Keywords:

Choose a Program Step 1 of 5
  Date Title Time Park Register
4/23/18 Good Health Walks 11:00 AM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Take a brisk walk on park trails to increase your heart rate and get the blood flowing. This is a 50 min walk and covers over 2 miles at a quick walking pace. There will be no walk on federal holidays.  
4/23/18 Volunteer Training: Wildwood Preserve Highlights 6:00 PM Wildwood Preserve Registration Closed
  Park Specific natural and cultural history, interpretation and volunteerism are the focus of this outdoor training that feature a different Metropark each month. Open to all interested adults and recommended for Metropark Volunteers (VMT).  
4/24/18 Historical Tours of the Manor House 12:00 PM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Enjoy a free guided tour of this over 30,000 square foot, Depression-era home and learn about the region's rich history or walk through the first floor in your own time. After touring the Manor House, save time to walk through the Ellen Biddle Shipman Gardens or walk the trails through the spectacular grounds of Wildwood Preserve.  
4/24/18 Calling All Scouts! Boy Scouts Geology Merit Badge 6:00 PM Farnsworth Registration Closed
  Session 2 of 2. Please register for the first session on April 10.

NEW! for 2018. Discover the science of geology; the forces and processes that formed our earth, and the rocks and products that we extract from it and use in our daily lives. This program includes a field trip to see how a quarry works and a guest speaker to enhance your scoutís learning. Class size is limited to 11 scouts. First Class and above only. Part 2 will be offered on April 24th, please register for April 10th session only.

 
4/24/18 Birding 201 6:30 PM Off-Site Registration Closed
  Birding 201 will introduce you to what birds live in Northwest Ohio and where you can
find them in our 15 Metroparks. Register at toledolibrary.org/events.
 
4/24/18 Spring Emersion: A Woodwind Quintet 7:00 PM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  An exciting highly varied musical program featuring woodwind compositions played by Black Swamp Winds. Join us for this special performance that will appeal to all.  
4/24/18 Fitness Night Hike (Five Miles) 7:30 PM Secor Registration Closed
  Enjoy an invigorating 4-5 mile hike as you experience sights and sounds of the park after dark. Sturdy hiking shows and water recommended. Bug spray optional. Only red-tinted headlamps or flashlights permitted during the hike.  
4/25/18 Fallen Timbers Spring Health Walk 8:30 AM Fallen Timbers Battlefield Registration Closed
  Make Wednesday mornings between the Spring Equinox and Memorial Day your time to get outside and get moving as you take in the beauty of Spring. An interpreter will share seasonal highlights and lead you on this moderately-paced walk along a 1.5 mile loop trail. Estimated walking time 35-45 minutes.  
4/25/18 Good Health Walks 11:00 AM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Take a brisk walk on park trails to increase your heart rate and get the blood flowing. This is a 50 min walk and covers over 2 miles at a quick walking pace. There will be no walk on federal holidays.  
4/25/18 Historical Tours of the Manor House 12:00 PM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Enjoy a free guided tour of this over 30,000 square foot, Depression-era home and learn about the region's rich history or walk through the first floor in your own time. After touring the Manor House, save time to walk through the Ellen Biddle Shipman Gardens or walk the trails through the spectacular grounds of Wildwood Preserve.  
4/25/18 Active Adult 55+ 2:00 PM Wildwood Preserve Registration Closed
  It's important to stay active at all ages and equally important to spend time in nature. Come move, learn and socialize as we take a gently paced nature walk around Wildwood. Dress accordingly for the weather and we welcome all ages in this walking group.  
4/26/18 Wake Up With the Birds 8:00 AM Wildwood Preserve Registration Closed
  Make Thursday morning your bird watching time! Bring your favorite morning beverage and join us in Wildwood's Window on Wildlife for this informal viewing and interpretation of our feathered friends. At 8:30, we may venture out to take a quick look in nearby trees and meadows (optional). No birding experience necessary.  
4/26/18 Tales and Trails: Ages 3-5 10:00 AM Wildwood Preserve Registration Closed
  Park adventures for our youngest visitors. Preschoolers, toddlers and their guardians enjoy story time, a nature walk and a craft to take home. There is a different theme each session. Please dress for the weather.  
4/26/18 Historical Tours of the Manor House 12:00 PM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Enjoy a free guided tour of this over 30,000 square foot, Depression-era home and learn about the region's rich history or walk through the first floor in your own time. After touring the Manor House, save time to walk through the Ellen Biddle Shipman Gardens or walk the trails through the spectacular grounds of Wildwood Preserve.  
4/26/18 Archery Try-It (Adults and 8 years plus) 6:30 PM Westwinds Waiting List
  Ready, aim, fire! This program will provide an introduction to the sport of archery. Learn about the archery range and safety essentials. Then try your hand at shooting. If you enjoy your archery try-it, sign up for an in-depth Archery 101 class!  
4/26/18 Toledo Area Aboriginal Research Society (TAARS) 7:00 PM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  The answers to histories great mysteries lay buried under our feet. Join TAARS for monthly meetings to discuss topics related to the field of archeology.  
4/27/18 Good Health Walks 11:00 AM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Take a brisk walk on park trails to increase your heart rate and get the blood flowing. This is a 50 min walk and covers over 2 miles at a quick walking pace. There will be no walk on federal holidays.  
4/27/18 Historical Tours of the Manor House 12:00 PM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Enjoy a free guided tour of this over 30,000 square foot, Depression-era home and learn about the region's rich history or walk through the first floor in your own time. After touring the Manor House, save time to walk through the Ellen Biddle Shipman Gardens or walk the trails through the spectacular grounds of Wildwood Preserve.  
4/27/18 Gallery Exhibition: Photo Arts Club of Toledo (Annual Photo Arts Club) 12:00 PM Secor No Registration Required
  Exhibits from the nationís premier nature photographers hang alongside images by local talent in this gallery. The National Center for Nature Photography at Secor Metropark is the only center of its kind in the country. Gallery open Friday, Saturday and Sunday,Noon to 6 p.m.  
4/27/18 Open Late So Make It a Date 5:00 PM Secor No Registration Required
  Itís Friday night and the gallery is open late so make it a date. Come experience the beautiful images at the National Center for Nature Photography, light refreshments, and, of course, your dear sweet.  
4/28/18 Waterfowl, Warblers, and Other Winged Wonders 9:00 AM Pearson Registration Closed
  Come study the spring migration of the thousands of birds which fly through this area every year. From warblers to waterfowl to raptors and everything in between, our feathered friends are always a sight to behold! A short walk follows.  
4/28/18 Toledo Naturalist Association Fieldtrip: Manhattan Marsh Exploration 9:00 AM Off-Site No Registration Required
  Come out for an early preview of Manhattan Marsh. Join Metroparks Natural Resources Supervisor Denis Franklin for a walk around the 70 acre site and learn the details about how the Metroparks plan to turn this degraded marsh into a functional wetland and learning laboratory for both the public and the students at the Chase STEM Academy. While it is already a decent birding location, this former estuary of Swan Creek has incredible potential to become a real focal point.Parking is available in the Chase STEM Academy lot at 600 Bassett St.  
4/28/18 Gallery Exhibition: Photo Arts Club of Toledo (Annual Photo Arts Club) 12:00 PM Secor No Registration Required
  Exhibits from the nationís premier nature photographers hang alongside images by local talent in this gallery. The National Center for Nature Photography at Secor Metropark is the only center of its kind in the country. Gallery open Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Noon to 6 p.m.  
4/28/18 Buzz about Bees 3:00 PM Wildwood Preserve Registration Closed
  Over 4000 bee species are native to North America. Butterflies, birds and bugs are also pollinators. Search for local pollinators as we distinguish between species, spot look alike imposters and appreciate their roles in nature and human food production.  
4/29/18 Historical Tours of the Manor House 12:00 PM Wildwood Preserve No Registration Required
  Enjoy a free guided tour of this over 30,000 square foot, Depression-era home and learn about the region's rich history or walk through the first floor in your own time. After touring the Manor House, save time to walk through the Ellen Biddle Shipman Gardens or walk the trails through the spectacular grounds of Wildwood Preserve.  
4/29/18 Gallery Exhibition: Photo Arts Club of Toledo (Annual Photo Arts Club) 12:00 PM Secor No Registration Required
  Exhibits from the nationís premier nature photographers hang alongside images by local talent in this gallery. The National Center for Nature Photography at Secor Metropark is the only center of its kind in the country. Gallery open Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Noon to 6 p.m.  
4/29/18 Sunday in the Park with Art (All Ages) 12:00 PM Secor No Registration Required
  The National Center for Nature Photography is here to make it a Sunday in the Park with Art. Join us anytime between 12:00 pm and 5:00 pm to enjoy a scavenger hunt and art activities to get the whole family involved! Donít forget to follow the fun to the Window on Wildlife and park trails on your own to discover what is waiting to be seen around Secor Metropark.  
4/29/18 Introduction to Orienteering (Ages 12+) 1:00 PM Side Cut Registration Closed
  While most people might think that it has become obsolete in the age of GPS and smart phones, the magnetic compass doesn't require batteries or a satellite signal and can sit ready for years in perfect working order. Join us and learn how to begin using this marvel of magnetism.  
4/29/18 Nature at Night Hike 8:00 PM Pearson Registration Closed
  Walk in the park after dark on a hike that focuses on nature at night and seasonal wildlife. We will discover the wonders of the night at a time when normally park visitors are not allowed in the park. Dress accordingly for the weather and let's get outside!  
4/30/18 Beginner Birding 9:00 AM Pearson Registration Closed
  If you are interested in joining in on all of the birding hype but want something slower paced, join the Metroparks for a beginner birding hike on the boardwalk on the north side of
Pearson.
 

 

Metroparks Toledo
5100 West Central Ave.
Toledo, OH 43615
419-407-9700
Programs || Facilities || Camping || Memberships
Privacy Statement || Security || Contact Metroparks
Metroparks Home || Reservation Home
Emerge Inc. Mobile, Social and Web Solutions
Cancel Your Order View Your Cart Proceed to Checkout