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  • Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist Training Course (Ashland)

    Jul 07, 2022 6:00PM—Jul 30, 2022 4:30PM

    Hazel Willis Woods 1155 Township Road 2156 Ashland, OH 44805

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    The OCVN program is a research based education program of The Ohio State University offered in partnership with several host locations including The Wilderness Center.  The OCVN program emphasizes hands-on natural resource and environmental education coupled with volunteer service. Participants in the OCVN program receive 40 hours of combined classroom and field instruction. Upon completing…

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Botanizers Brag Show

Dec 03, 2022 10:30AM—11:30AM

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

The Brag Show is always a great time to share some stories and photos of places Botanizers have visited the past year.  Sometimes, we get a preview of an upcoming program with a few slides to whet the appetite in anticipation for the treat that will come in the months ahead.  Sharing is a good…

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Wetlands of Ohio Part 1: Fens with TWC Botanizers

Nov 05, 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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Fern Walk at Zoar Woods with TWC Botanizers

Jul 16, 2022 1:00PM—3:00PM

Zoar Woods Ruslin Hills Road Dover, OH 44622

The fern walk is a hands-on identification of ferns at Zoar Woods, which is a follow up from the fern program presented in February.  Zoar Woods has a great variety of ferns, over 20 species.  This program is open to all who woud like to join us.  

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Past | Archive

Wilderness Center Woodcarvers Club Meeting

Jun 25, 2022 9:30AM—12:00PM

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

TWC Nature Photo Club Meeting

Jun 25, 2022 9:30AM—12:00PM

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

Astronomy Club Meeting

Jun 24, 2022 7:30PM—9:30PM

The Wilderness Center 9877 Alabama Ave. SW , 44689