Clubs

Current & Upcoming

Astronomy Club Meeting

Sep 30, 2022 7:30PM—9:30PM

The Wilderness Center 9877 Alabama Ave. SW , 44689

Come join members of the Wilderness Center Astronomy Club as member Phil Creed presents “Twice as Nice – 2023 and 2024 American Solar Eclipses.” He will discuss viewing and photographing the upcoming 2023 annular solar eclipse and the 2024 total solar eclipse which will be visible across northern Ohio. Observing after if clear. Guests welcome.

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Wilderness Center Woodcarvers Club Meeting

Oct 08, 2022 9:30AM—12:00PM

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

Are you fascinated by the ability to take a nondescript block of wood and transform it into something useful or a work of art? If so, join TWC’s Woodcarvers. The club meets on the second and fourth Saturdays each month. Members share their expertise and a little project each month. These monthly projects give us…

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Backpackers’ and Dayhikers’ Club Meeting

Oct 21, 2022 7:00PM—8:30PM

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

Program will be the viewing of the movie EDIE, an 83-year-old woman who follows her dream to climb a mountain in the Scottish Highlands.  After suffering an abusive marriage and being a caregiver for 30 years, recently widowed Edie is pushed into a retirement facility, where her “wild child” spirit returns, and she departs for…

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Wilderness Center Woodcarvers Club Meeting

Oct 22, 2022 9:30AM—12:00PM

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

Are you fascinated by the ability to take a nondescript block of wood and transform it into something useful or a work of art? If so, join TWC’s Woodcarvers. The club meets on the second and fourth Saturdays each month. Members share their expertise and a little project each month. These monthly projects give us…

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TWC Nature Photo Club Meeting

Oct 22, 2022 9:30AM—12:00PM

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

Join us for the regular club meeting and presentation.  All are welcome! Program: Hocking Hills Photography – Join us as photographer Don Holycross shows and discusses the photographic splendor of the Hocking Hills area. Presenter: Don Holycross Shooting Topic: Fall Colors  

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Astronomy Club Meeting

Oct 28, 2022 7:30PM—9:30PM

The Wilderness Center 9877 Alabama Ave. SW , 44689

Come join members of the Wilderness Center Astronomy Club as members present “Star Talks – Short Presentations on Observing Endeavors.” Various members will discuss their recent astronomical travels around the country sharing with us some of their astrophotography and stories. Observing after if clear. Guests welcome.

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Star Watch with the Astronomy Club

Nov 04, 2022 8:30PM—10:00PM

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

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The night sky is a place of wonders! Be inspired by constellations, craters on the Moon, the rings of Saturn, stellar nurseries, galaxies filled with stars, and more! Come to our monthly, first Friday Star Watch hosted by the Wilderness Center’s Astronomy Club. Star Watch is free and fun for the whole family.  Explore our…

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TWC Readers Club Book Chat

Nov 05, 2022 2:00PM—3:30PM

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

The TWC Readers Club meets periodically to discuss a book with a theme of nature, the environment, and our participation in the natural world.  Selections may be fact or fiction, about observations or issues, and have included biography, essay, and memoir. This is an informal group with no dues.  Drop-ins are welcome at any meeting they find…

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Wetlands of Ohio Part 1: Fens with TWC Botanizers

Nov 12, 2022 10:00AM—12:00PM

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

Presented by Marvin Smith.  Fens are Part 1 in a 4-part series on Ohio Wetlands.  Fens are rare habitats, so many plants found there are specialized to survive there and therefore also rare.  “What is a wetland?” and the different types will first be discussed followed by a description of fens and their different types. …

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Wilderness Center Woodcarvers Club Meeting

Nov 12, 2022 9:30AM—12:00PM

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

Are you fascinated by the ability to take a nondescript block of wood and transform it into something useful or a work of art? If so, join TWC’s Woodcarvers. The club meets on the second and fourth Saturdays each month. Members share their expertise and a little project each month. These monthly projects give us…

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