Invasive Plants in Native Habitats

Nature Center 4006 Pioneer Village Road, Waynesville, Ohio

Learn how invasive plants disrupt native habitats. Learn why native habitats are important to wildlife. Meet at the Nature Center for a presentation and hands on demonstration. Dress in layers, […]

Caring for Wildlife in your Backyard – Birds

Nature Center 4006 Pioneer Village Road, Waynesville, Ohio

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Learn why backyard birds are important and how we can help. Dress in layers, wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather. Meet in the […]

Archery

Nature Center 4006 Pioneer Village Road, Waynesville, Ohio

Join us for archery with the Naturalist. Equipment and instruction provided. Free. Meet at the Nature Center before 1:00pm to participate.

Signs of Spring Near the Day Lodge

Hopewell Day Lodge Middletown Road, Waynesville, OH, United States

Join Park Naturalist Erin Shaw for a 5-mile hike. This part of the trail includes hills, a stream crossing, steps, and scenic views. Wear sturdy shoes and dress for the […]

Salamanders and Woodcock in the Wildlife Area

Join us for a slow-paced flashlight walk as we search for signs of migrating salamanders and woodcock in the wetlands. Wear layers, waterproof muck boots and bring a flashlight. Bring […]

Birds of Prey

Nature Center 4006 Pioneer Village Road, Waynesville, Ohio

Join Park Naturalist Erin Shaw. Meet our resident red-tailed hawk and screech owl.  Learn about birds you may see in the park.  Discover ways you can help with our bird […]

Birds and Backyard Boxes

Nature Center 4006 Pioneer Village Road, Waynesville, Ohio

Want to learn more about the birds that call your backyard home? How to identify them? What they eat and how to better attract them? Join us for this informational […]

Fly Your Kite with Birds at the Beach

Caesar Creek Beach

Join the Naturalist to learn about flight in wind, weather, and feathers. Take a closer look at how birds fly as they migrate in spring. Bring your kite as we […]

Wellness Walk

Join us as we partner with OSUE to discuss why spending time nature is important for health and wellbeing. This hike is a heart pumping 3-miles with steps and hills. […]

Book Club for Nature Lovers

Nature Center 4006 Pioneer Village Road, Waynesville, Ohio

Join us and Warren County OSUE as we discuss our next book, ‘Braiding Sweet Grass’. Explore themes in nature and how it relates today. Make your own ‘Sweet Grass’ bracelet […]

Invasive Plants Species Removal Techniques

Nature Center 4006 Pioneer Village Road, Waynesville, Ohio

Learn why invasive plants are a problem. Learn techniques on how to remove invasives and restore areas to native habitat through a presentation and hands on demonstration. Dress in layers, […]

Sundials 

Nature Center 4006 Pioneer Village Road, Waynesville, Ohio

The sun and shadows have captivated people for centuries, and learning about them is an interesting and educational experience. Through scientific exploration, we can gain a better understanding of how […]