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  Date Title Time Park Register
6/22/17 Wake Up with the Birds! 8:00 AM Wildwood Preserve Registration Closed
  Make Thursday mornings your bird watching time! Bring your favorite warm 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 areas for bird activity.  
6/22/17 Reduce, Reuse, Recycle to Create (Adults) 4:00 PM Side Cut Register
  Art goes green! Waste, and how we choose to handle it, affects our world's environment—that's YOUR environment. The waste humans create has to be carefully controlled to be sure that it does not harm your environment and your health. Art can be an environmentally sustainable and responsible manner to deal with waste. Join Metroparks and Scrap 4 Art, Thursday afternoons in the park getting your creative on using waste materials to create something new. Every week a different project will be created using surplus donations from Scrap 4 Art. Register all attending program.  
6/23/17 Cancelled: Metroparks Mutts: Rollin' On the River (Adults) 7:00 PM Middlegrounds Registration Closed
  Check out our newest Metropark! Let your furry buddy make some new friends at this great new downtown attraction. Stroll upriver and get acquainted with the Middlegrounds. Dogs must be kept on a standard 6 foot leash and be up to date on shots.  
6/24/17 CANCELLED: Aldo Leopold: The Alder Fork 1:00 PM Side Cut Registration Closed
  This program is cancelled: Even Wildlife conservationist, Aldo Leopold has his own 'fish tale.' We'll also spend some time pondering other thought provoking wildlife quotes from this author while walking.  
6/24/17 The Buzz about Bees (and Other Pollinators) 1:00 PM Oak Openings Preserve Register
  There are 4000 bee species native to
North America, and many other pollinators like butterflies, birds, and bugs! On this walk, search for local pollinators as we distinguish between species, spot look-alike imposters and appreciate their role in nature and human food production.
 
6/27/17 Side Cut Explorer 7:00 PM Side Cut Register
  Travel along the banks of the Maumee River and down the canal towpath. A naturalist highlights the scenery, as passengers relax in Metroparks wheelchair accessible, open-air trolley.
Maximum 2 wheel chairs per trip. All other participants must be able to climb 3 steps.
 
6/29/17 Wake Up with the Birds! 8:00 AM Wildwood Preserve Register
  Make Thursday mornings your bird watching time! Bring your favorite warm 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 areas for bird activity.  
6/29/17 Story Time in the Manor House: Gardening! (Ages 3-5) 10:30 AM Wildwood Preserve Register
  It's time to dig in and get our hands dirty while we talk about plants and gardening. We'll meet in the Manor House Library for some stories and crafts before taking a short hike outside. Register participating children only.  
7/5/17 Toddler Trails (Ages 18 months to 3) 10:00 AM Wildwood Preserve Register
  This outdoor, multi-sensory nature play and exploration introduces your toddlers to the natural world and promotes its preservation. Parents accompany and assist in their child's experience at the program. Register toddlers only.  
7/5/17 Stay Active Naturally: Walking Group (Ages 55 and Up) 2:00 PM Wildwood Preserve Register
  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 any age is welcome in this walking group.  
7/6/17 Wake Up With the Birds: Adults 8:00 AM Wildwood Preserve Register
  Make Thursday mornings 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!
 
7/11/17 Side Cut Explorer   Side Cut Register
  Travel along the banks of the Maumee River and down the canal towpath. A naturalist highlights the scenery, as passengers relax in Metroparks wheelchair accessible, open-air trolley. Maximum 2 wheel chairs per trip. All other participants must be able to climb 3 steps.  
7/12/17 Stay Active Naturally: Walking Group (Ages 55 and Up) 2:00 PM Wildwood Preserve Register
  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 any age is welcome in this walking group.  
7/13/17 Wake Up With the Birds: Adults 8:00 AM Wildwood Preserve Register
  Make Thursday mornings 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!
 
7/13/17 Tales and Trails (Ages 3 to 5) 10:00 AM Wildwood Preserve Register
  Weekly fun for our youngest park visitors. Preschoolers, toddles and their guardians enjoy story time, a nature walk, and a craft to take home. There is a different theme each session. Dress accordingly for the weather.  
7/13/17 Reduce, Reuse, Recycle to Create (Adults) 4:00 PM Fallen Timbers Battlefield Register
  Art goes green! Waste, and how we choose to handle it, affects our world's environment—that's YOUR environment. The waste humans create has to be carefully controlled to be sure that it does not harm your environment and your health. Art can be an environmentally sustainable and responsible manner to deal with waste. Join Metroparks and Scrap 4 Art, Thursday afternoons in the park getting your creative on using waste materials to create something new. Every week a different project will be created using surplus donations from Scrap 4 Art. Register all attending program.  
7/15/17 Get to Know Your Trails 1:00 PM Oak Openings Preserve Register
  Get to know a trail with a park naturalist! we walk hike a trail in a different park each month. Dress for the weather and bring water.  
7/15/17 Metroparks Mutts 4:00 PM Oak Openings Preserve Register
  Come to the park with your favorite furry friend! We'll take a naturalist led hike at a different park each month. Please remember to bring a leash as all dogs must be on leash at every Metropark. Coming soon in 2017: Middlegrounds will have the first dog park in the Metroparks!  
7/18/17 Side Cut Explorer   Side Cut Register
  Travel along the banks of the Maumee River and down the canal towpath. A naturalist highlights the scenery, as passengers relax in Metroparks wheelchair accessible, open-air trolley. Maximum 2 wheel chairs per trip. All other participants must be able to climb 3 steps.  
7/18/17 Friends of Side Cut: Sandpiper Cruise with 'Rachel Carson' 7:00 PM Off-Site No Registration Required
  "Rachel Carson" will join us on the Sandpiper for a cruise up the Maumee River. Meet at 7 pm at the foot of Jefferson Avenue, Toledo, to board. Fee $20.00. Bring your own beverage and a snack to pass. (Think bag of chips, pretzels, etc.)For more information and reservations, call(419)897- 8663  
7/19/17 Story Time in the Manor House: Turtles (Ages 3 to 5) 10:30 AM Wildwood Preserve Waiting List
  We'll meet in the Manor House Library for some stories and crafts before taking a short hike outside. Join us monthly for a different topics. Register participating children only.  
7/19/17 Stay Active Naturally: Walking Group (Ages 55 and Up) 2:00 PM Wildwood Preserve Register
  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 any age is welcome in this walking group.  
7/20/17 Wake Up With the Birds: Adults 8:00 AM Wildwood Preserve Register
  Make Thursday mornings 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!
 
7/26/17 Stay Active Naturally: Walking Group (Ages 55 and Up) 2:00 PM Wildwood Preserve Register
  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 any age is welcome in this walking group.  
7/27/17 Wake Up With the Birds: Adults 8:00 AM Wildwood Preserve Register
  Make Thursday mornings 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!
 
7/27/17 Story Time in the Manor House: Turtles (Ages 3 to 5) 10:30 AM Wildwood Preserve Register
  We'll meet in the Manor House Library for some stories and crafts before taking a short hike outside. Join us monthly for a different topics. Register participating children only.  
7/27/17 Reduce, Reuse, Recycle to Create (Adults) 4:00 PM Fallen Timbers Battlefield Register
  Art goes green! Waste, and how we choose to handle it, affects our world's environment—that's YOUR environment. The waste humans create has to be carefully controlled to be sure that it does not harm your environment and your health. Art can be an environmentally sustainable and responsible manner to deal with waste. Join Metroparks and Scrap 4 Art, Thursday afternoons in the park getting your creative on using waste materials to create something new. Every week a different project will be created using surplus donations from Scrap 4 Art. Register all attending program.  
7/28/17 Brown Bats and Screech Owls: Adults/Families with children over 7 Years 8:30 PM Swan Creek Preserve Register
  Swan Creek is a refuge for these nocturnal creatures that live on the edges of forest, meadows and river. Hike into their habitats for a chance to watch them swoop and dive. Listen in on the bats' conversations using a bat detector. Recommended for adults and families with children ages 7 and older.  
8/1/17 Side Cut Explorer   Side Cut Register
  Travel along the banks of the Maumee River and down the canal towpath. A naturalist highlights the scenery, as passengers relax in Metroparks wheelchair accessible, open-air trolley. Maximum 2 wheel chairs per trip. All other participants must be able to climb 3 steps.  
8/2/17 Toddlers Trails (Ages 18 months to 3) 10:00 AM Wildwood Preserve Register
  This outdoor, multi-sensory nature play and exploration introduces your toddlers to the natural world and promotes its preservation. Parents accompany and assist in their child's experience at the program. Register toddlers only.  

 

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