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6/3/17 Trail Challenge 10:00 AM Metroparks of the Toledo Area Registration Closed
  Help us celebrate National Trail Day by signing up to take the Trail Challenge. Set your goal of 50, 100 or 150 miles and create your plan to accomplish your goal and hike! To participate: register online or mail in your registration form with your entry fee. You will receive a t-shirt, entry into the Trail Challenge FaceBook group and invitations to special trail hikes. Your reward will be a hiking stick with the badge of the miles you completed 50, 100 or 150. The form is for you to track your mileage. You can drop off or mail your completed form to Wildwood Preserve Visitors Center by June 30, 2018. You will then be notified when rewards are available for pick-up.

Metroparks encourages you to set a stretch goal, a GET OUTSIDE YOURSELF kind of goal. For some, that will be accomplishing the 50 miles for others the 100 or 150. Watch for Metroparks Featured Trails. Try a trail in a Metropark you've not previously visited. When registering online enter your Mile Goal into the 'Age of Children' text field.

1/1/18 Snowshoe Pop-Up Programs: Ages 5+ 12:00 PM Off-Site Registration Closed
  When the snow falls get outside and escape on a snowshoe hike through the winter wonderland of your Metroparks. Snowshoe pop-up programs will be posted on short notice when the snow conditions are right.

Register here to get your email on our email list; this does NOT register you for a snowshoe program. When it snows and a pop-up snowshoe program is scheduled you will receive an email alert; you must register for each pop-up program individually. There are no snowshoe programs pre-scheduled for January, February, or March; registering for these dates simply puts your email on the email list to be alerted when a pop-up program is scheduled.

3/18/18 Brace for IMPACT-Outdoor Photos that POP! 9:00 AM Secor Registration Closed
  Brace for IMPACT-Outdoor Photos that POP! with Bryce Denison. Visit or call (313)804-9266 to register.  
3/18/18 Gallery Exhibition 10:00 AM Secor No Registration Required
  Exhibits from the nation's premier nature photographers hang along side 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. Regular Gallery hours are Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  
3/18/18 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.  
3/18/18 St. Patrick's Hike and Treasure Hunt 1:00 PM Providence Waiting List
  Hooray! Spring is upon us! Celebrate with a nature walk along the canal towpath to Lock 44. At the lock, kids will enjoy a treasure hunt, searching for gold coins to be exchanged for prizes inside the Heritage Center. Cap off the afternoon with a visit to the Isaac Ludwig Mill for St. Paddy's punch and see how Metropark millers are gearing up for the 2018 grist milling season.  
3/18/18 I Spy, Mansion Style 1:00 PM Wildwood Preserve Registration Closed
  Suffering from a little cabin fever? Catch mansion fever by searching for objects hidden in plain sight. With over 32,000 square feet of Manor House to scour, this task is harder than it may seem. Spend an hour or the afternoon, seeing the house through a new lens. Fun for all ages!  
3/18/18 Adult Learning Series: A Hooting Good Time! 2:00 PM Fallen Timbers Battlefield Registration Closed
  Enrich your knowledge of the natural and cultural history of our region through this weekly lecture series featuring an indoor presentation followed by an optional, short naturalist led hike. From resident birds to winter visiting species, today's program will address the life histories and conservation of owls and offer tips on when and where to search for them. Presented by Kim High, Metroparks Naturalist/Historical Interpreter. (Please note that next week's program on March 25th will be held at Farnsworth Roche De Boeuf Shelter.)  
3/18/18 Friends of Pearson Park March Series: King Wamba by Donna Christian 2:30 PM Off-Site No Registration Required
  The Friends of Pearson Park will host their annual March Lecture Series this year at the Oregon Branch Library, 3340 Dustin Road, Oregon at 2:30 on Sundays during March.  
3/18/18 Volunteer Training: Fallen Timbers Battlefield Park Highlights 3:30 PM Fallen Timbers Battlefield Waiting List
  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).  
3/18/18 Behind The Scenes Of Stranleigh 6:00 PM Wildwood Preserve Registration Closed
  Ever wonder what is behind all those closed doors? Or, where did the maids work and sleep? Take this unique opportunity to see all four floors of the Wildwood Manor House and discover more about what life was like when the historic home was called Stranleigh. Small groups will tour typically closed spaces from the boiler room to the attic. Space is limited.  


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