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Plants of the Prairie

Aug 13, 2021 11:00AM—12:00PM

The Wilderness Center 9877 Alabama Ave. SW Wilmot, OH 44689

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Hike the prairie to learn its natural history and see flowers that can be used in your own yards and gardens.   Cost:  $5 for TWC Members; $10 for non-members

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Perseid Meteor Shower Viewing

Aug 13, 2021 10:00PM—Aug 14, 2021 1:00AM

The Wilderness Center 9877 Alabama Ave. SW Wilmot, OH 44689

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Bring your lawn chair or blanket and join The Wilderness Center Astronomy Club for our annual Perseid Meteor Shower watch on August 13th.  No special equipment is needed – just your eyes.  The Perseids are the most popular meteor shower of the year.  You should plan on staying awhile.  The number of Perseids visible will…

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Storytime Sprouts: Butterfly Fun

Aug 18, 2021 11:00AM—12:00PM

The Wilderness Center 9877 Alabama Ave. SW Wilmot, OH 44689

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Butterflies will flutter by and preschoolers can experience an imaginary transformation as we learn about these amazing and delicate creatures of summer.  Storytime Sprouts is geared for ages 3-5 but siblings are welcome.  Dress for the weather as we will try to be outside.

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Under the Night Sky – online

Aug 27, 2021 7:00PM—8:00PM

The Wilderness Center 9877 Alabama Ave. SW Wilmot, OH 44689

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Come explore the constellation Corona Borealis, the Northern Crown.  Learn where to look for constellation, some of its interesting facts, a myth or two and we’ll explore some of the beautiful deep sky objects in this constellation.

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Butterfly Walk

Aug 28, 2021 10:00AM—11:00AM

The Wilderness Center 9877 Alabama Ave. SW Wooster, OH 44691

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Learn about life cycles of butterflies and how to identify them. We will walk the Prairie trail to view the common butterflies visiting the area. Cancelled if raining.  Appropriate for all ages accompanied by an adult.

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