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Recreational Hikes

Recreational Hikes

August 6, 2019 06:00 pm - August 28, 2019 07:00 pm

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Call WRA for details, 330-740-7114 8/6 | 6 -7 pm | Meet at Scholl Recreation Area, on footpaths, Moderate 3 mi. 8/14 | 9 – 10 am | Meet at Wick Recreation Area Parking lot. Moderate 2 or 4 miles. 8/28 | 9 – 10 | Meet at MetroParks Bikeway Trailhead at Kirk Road. Easy, […]

Adaptive Sports: Lacrosse

Adaptive Sports: Lacrosse

August 6, 2019 06:00 pm - August 20, 2019 07:30 pm

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Everyone can play lacrosse with the appropriate equipment and coaching. Learn wheelchair lacrosse basics; hosted by Adaptive Sports Program of Ohio. Equipment provided. All ages with a permanent disability welcome. Everyday wheelchair use not required. Call Wick Recreation Area, 330.740.7114, to register and for more details.

Water Marbling on Silk Scarves

Water Marbling on Silk Scarves

August 6, 2019 06:30 pm - August 6, 2019 08:00 pm

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Join Peace, Love and Silk to create a beautiful, one-of-a-kind 6 foot silk scarf. Learn the process from Peggy and Mike Humes. Practice on a bandanna that will be gifted to a local treatment center. And then craft your own wearable work of art. Register/pay, 330.740.7116, by 8/3. $44 R; $50 NR

Family Tour Thursdays

Family Tour Thursdays

August 8, 2019 10:00 am - August 15, 2019 11:30 am

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Explore the MetroParks Farm with a tour guide. Time includes a visit to our playroom, a tractor-wagon ride, and visit to the barns. Bring along a snack or lunch and enjoy our picnic area after your tour. Space is limited. Registration is required.

Yellow Creek Concert Series

Yellow Creek Concert Series

August 8, 2019 07:00 pm - August 8, 2019 08:30 pm

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Enjoy an evening with a different popular local group each month. Lawn seating.

Family Fun Fridays

Family Fun Fridays

August 9, 2019 11:00 am - August 23, 2019 01:00 pm

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Take part in fun drop-in activities in the Family Garden, where families can learn and explore together. Special guests visit different days with activities like yoga, the pop-up library, crafts, storytelling, and more. Drop-in.

Stream Monitoring

Stream Monitoring

August 10, 2019 07:00 am - August 10, 2019 01:00 pm

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Learn how stream life and physical characteristics of creeks are indicators of water quality while collecting data. Join Josh Boyle to get your feet wet while observing and photographing insects and macroinvertebrates that can then be used to assess water quality. Participants will also learn about QHEI, a method used for assessing habitat for headwater […]

Photo Clique: Life in Motion

Photo Clique: Life in Motion

August 10, 2019 10:00 am - August 10, 2019 12:00 pm

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Join Frank Marr as he teaches us about shutter speed and capturing photos in motion, which any photographer knows is a truly hard skill to master. Members: Call WRA to register by 8/7; not-yet-members: $5.00.

Paddling Basics – Give It a Try!

Paddling Basics – Give It a Try!

August 10, 2019 10:00 am - August 10, 2019 11:30 am

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Give kayaking a try with a little help from our kayak volunteers. Learn how to warm up, enter & exit a kayak, and spend some time practicing basic paddling techniques. Register/pay at Wick Recreation Area, 330.740.7114, by 8/8. $10 R, $13 NR.

Traveling Naturalist

Traveling Naturalist

August 10, 2019 03:00 pm - August 10, 2019 05:00 pm

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While visiting historic Lanterman’s Mill and Mill Creek Gorge stop by to chat with Naturalist Marilyn Williams about the wildlife that call this area home. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens for details, 330.740.7116.