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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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Planetarium Show: “Phantom of the Universe”

Aug 20, 2022 12:30PM—1:30PM

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

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Journey with protons racing through the world’s largest particle collider, view up close the Big Bang and emergent universe; descend nearly a mile deep to an underground experiment in South Dakota all in the search of dark matter.  A “Tonight’s Sky” program showing seasonal constellations and planets currently in the night sky will follow the…

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Planetarium Show: “Phantom of the Universe”

Aug 20, 2022 2:00PM—3:00PM

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

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Journey with protons racing through the world’s largest particle collider, view up close the Big Bang and emergent universe; descend nearly a mile deep to an underground experiment in South Dakota all in the search of dark matter.  A “Tonight’s Sky” program showing seasonal constellations and planets currently in the night sky will follow the…

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Planetarium Show: “Impact! Encounters with Comets, Meteors, and Asteroids”

Aug 13, 2022 12:30PM—1:30PM

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

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We will learn about the Chicxulub and Tunguska meteor events, the Brenham meteorite fall, and the asteroid fragment that struck Siberia on February 15, 2013, becoming the most documented meteor event in history.  We learn how asteroid hunters seek new objects in the solar system, and how ground penetrating radar is used to find meteorites…

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Planetarium Show: “Impact! Encounters with Comets, Meteors, and Asteroids”

Aug 13, 2022 2:00PM—3:00PM

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

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We will learn about the Chicxulub and Tunguska meteor events, the Brenham meteorite fall, and the asteroid fragment that struck Siberia on February 15, 2013, becoming the most documented meteor event in history.  We learn how asteroid hunters seek new objects in the solar system, and how ground penetrating radar is used to find meteorites…

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Planetarium Show: “Impact! Encounters with Comets, Meteors, and Asteroids”

Aug 12, 2022 11:00AM—12:00PM

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

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We will learn about the Chicxulub and Tunguska meteor events, the Brenham meteorite fall, and the asteroid fragment that struck Siberia on February 15, 2013, becoming the most documented meteor event in history.  We learn how asteroid hunters seek new objects in the solar system, and how ground penetrating radar is used to find meteorites…

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Planetarium Show: “Impact! Encounters with Comets, Meteors, and Asteroids”

Aug 12, 2022 1:00PM—2:00PM

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

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We will learn about the Chicxulub and Tunguska meteor events, the Brenham meteorite fall, and the asteroid fragment that struck Siberia on February 15, 2013, becoming the most documented meteor event in history.  We learn how asteroid hunters seek new objects in the solar system, and how ground penetrating radar is used to find meteorites…

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Planetarium Show: “Incoming!”

Aug 06, 2022 12:30PM—1:30PM

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

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“Incoming!” explores the past, present, and future of our Solar System and the landmark discoveries scientists have made sending spacecraft to visit tiny worlds.  We will discover what impacts from above can teach us about the history of our planet, the solar system, and the universe.  A “Tonight’s Sky” program showing seasonal constellations and planets…

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Planetarium Show: “Incoming!”

Aug 06, 2022 2:00PM—3:00PM

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

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“Incoming!” explores the past, present, and future of our Solar System and the landmark discoveries scientists have made sending spacecraft to visit tiny worlds.  We will discover what impacts from above can teach us about the history of our planet, the solar system, and the universe.  A “Tonight’s Sky” program showing seasonal constellations and planets…

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Planetarium Show: “Incoming!”

Aug 05, 2022 8:00PM—9:00PM

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

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“Incoming!” explores the past, present, and future of our Solar System and the landmark discoveries scientists have made sending spacecraft to visit tiny worlds.  We will discover what impacts from above can teach us about the history of our planet, the solar system, and the universe.  A “Tonight’s Sky” program showing seasonal constellations and planets…

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Planetarium Show: “Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun”

Jul 20, 2022 12:30PM—1:30PM

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

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Alien worlds are out there!  Science fiction has become science fact.  From hot Jupiter’s to Super Earths see what our sophisticated telescopes and detection techniques are finding out there.  A “Tonight’s Sky” program showing seasonal constellations and planets currently in the night sky will follow the show.  Registration Required. Please note:  This film has multiple…

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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