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Pick a Pumpkin

Take a tractor-wagon ride to the pumpkin patch to pick a cannonball size pumpkin. Decorate (no carving) your pumpkin to take home. Dress for the weather, and note that the pumpkin patch could be muddy. Barns are open to visit the animals. Additional size pumpkins will be for sale. Call the MetroParks Farm at 330.533.7572 […]

Pick a Pumpkin

Pick a Pumpkin

October 13, 2018 10:00 am - October 13, 2018 02:00 pm

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Take a tractor-wagon ride to the pumpkin patch to pick a cannonball size pumpkin. Decorate (no carving) your pumpkin to take home. Dress for the weather, and note that the pumpkin patch could be muddy. Barns are open to visit the animals. Additional size pumpkins will be for sale. Call the MetroParks Farm at 330.533.7572

Air Rifle Safety Class

Air Rifle Safety Class

October 27, 2018 09:00 am - October 27, 2018 01:00 pm

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Ages 10 – 16. Learn safe handling of various types of BB/pellet guns. Students will learn the basics of marksmanship using both iron sights and scopes for air rifles. Professional instruction will be provided by two state certified police and civilian firearms instructors: Sgt. Jason Clark and Sgt. Rob Vukovich of Mill Creek Metro Parks […]

Volunteers Needed at Cleveland Kids Book Bank

Volunteer Book Sorting/Packing — We need your help to get books into the hands of kids in need! Groups of volunteers ages 13 and up can come to our warehouse, sort books by reading level, and pack them to be distributed to our over 900 community partners.

MILL CREEK TROLLEY TOURS

MILL CREEK TROLLEY TOURS

November 8, 2018 12:30 pm - November 8, 2018 04:30 pm

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Enjoy autumn in Mill Creek Park with natural and historic views aboard the Cohasset Express. Limited seating. Register/pay at least 2 days in advance at Ford Nature Center, 330.740.7107. Adults: $7 R, $10 NR; 12 & under/60 & over: $5 R, $8 NR.

Recreational Hikes

Recreational Hikes

November 21, 2018 09:00 am - November 21, 2018 10:00 am

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11/7 | 9 – 10 am Meet at MetroParks Bikeway Trailhead at Kirk Road. Easy, 2 or 4 mi. 11/21 | 9 – 10 am Meet at East Newport Dr. Boat Launch Parking Lot. Moderate, 1 or 3 mi.   11/21 | 9 – 10 am Meet at East Newport Dr. Boat Launch Parking Lot. […]

Calling All Turkeys

Calling All Turkeys

November 10, 2018 02:00 pm - November 10, 2018 04:00 pm

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Turkeys aren’t only found on the farm or our dinner table, some live right here in Mill Creek MetroParks! Let’s enjoy this November afternoon hiking and looking for wild turkeys. Call Ford Nature Center, 330.740.7107 for details. Moderate, 2 mi

Santa’s Winter Barn

Santa’s Winter Barn

November 25, 2018 11:00 am - November 25, 2018 02:00 pm

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Santa is getting ready for the big day but has agreed to bring some of his animals from around the world for a visit. Great photo opportunity to sit in Santa’s sleigh and see a reindeer. Event is held in the Barn so dress for the weather. Call MetroParks Farm at 330.533.7572 for details. Children’s […]

Chat with a Naturalist

Chat with a Naturalist

January 26, 2019 01:00 pm - January 26, 2019 03:00 pm

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Stop by the Nature Center to chat with a Naturalist and learn about seasonal and phenological happenings here at Mill Creek MetroParks. Call Ford Nature Center for details, 330.740.7107.

Naturalist Series: Backyard Bird Feeding

Naturalist Series: Backyard Bird Feeding

December 2, 2018 04:00 pm - December 2, 2018 05:00 pm

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Ohio is home to a rich variety of resident and migrant birds that live most or all of their lives around our homes, towns, and natural areas-some 419 species in total! Nearly one-fifth of the population (forty-seven million Americans) and 27% of Ohioans describe themselves as “birders.” Bird watching is second only to gardening as […]