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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…

  • The Enchanted Forest

    Oct 07, 2022 6:30PM—Oct 08, 2022 8:30PM

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

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    The Wilderness Center is gearing up for the 2022 Enchanted Forest! Visitors will meet costumed volunteers such as Bat, Spider, Owl, and Possum as they are escorted along our pumpkin-lit trails. These friendly characters will sing, tell jokes and share stories of life in the woodlands. The experience is a fun, safe event for families.…

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TWC Nature Photo Club Meeting

Aug 27, 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!  Open to the public. Topic: Being Present Presenter: Jesse Lenz Jesse Lenz is a self-taught photographer and multidisciplinary artist. His monograph, “The Locusts,” was considered to be one of the best photobooks published in 2020 and has gained international acclaim. He shoots and…

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TWC Nature Photo Club Meeting

Jul 23, 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!  Open to the public. Program:  Fundamentals of Composition Presenter: Jeannine Kennedy Jeannine was an arts educator at Dover High School, is an adjunct professor at KSU Tuscarawas, is a Dover School Board member, and is the Executive Director of the Tuscarawas County Center…

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“Photographing the Night” Workshop

Jul 22, 2022 7:30PM—9:30PM

The Wilderness Center 9877 Alabama Ave. SW , 44689

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Have you ever wished you could photograph the night sky?  Today you can capture beautiful images with modest equipment.  The Wilderness Center Astronomy Club is offering a workshop series combining lecture background and hands-on experience with image capture and processing.   This is the third session, concentrating on actually collecting data – taking those images you’ve been waiting…

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Star Watch

Jul 01, 2022 9:30PM—11:00PM

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

Planetarium Show: “Destination Solar System”

Jul 01, 2022 8:00PM—9:00PM

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

Storytime Sprouts: Slithering Snakes

Jun 30, 2022 10:00AM—11:00AM

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