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  • Backyard Habitat: All About Birds

    Feb 19, 2022 10:00AM—1:00PM

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

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    Discover the birds of your backyard!  Play games to learn about bird behavior, make bird feeders and other bird crafts.  See birds up close during a demonstration of banding procedures and discover the value of bird banding research.  Come anytime during the event.  Free for members.  $5 per family for non-members.  Pre-registration not required, but…

  • Nature Journal Series: Tracking Change

    Feb 19, 2022 10:00AM—Dec 10, 2022 12:00PM

    Ashland SWCD Office 1763 State Route 60 Ashland, OH 44805

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    Nature journaling can be a wonderful way to connect with nature. Using the book The Naturalists Notebook: An Observation Guide and 5-Year Calendar-Journal for Tracking Changes in the Natural World Around You, by Nathaniel T. Wheelwright and Bernrd Heinrich, we will work on slowing down, careful observation, simple experiments and asking questions, all of which serve…

  • Readings in Natural History: Women in the Wild

    Mar 01, 2022 12:00PM—Mar 22, 2022 1:00PM

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    Celebrate Women’s History Month with this four-part, lunch hour series. From First Ladies to explorers, ranchers to educators, we’ll explore the natural world through the pens of amazing, trail-blazing women. Join naturalist Carrie Elvey for this virtual series, capped off by a discussion with Deborah Fleming , author of Resurrection of the Wild: Meditations on Ohio’s Natural Landscape. Format and…

Current & Upcoming

Astronomy Club Meeting

Mar 25, 2022 7:30PM—9:30PM

The Wilderness Center 9877 Alabama Ave. SW , 44689

Monthly meeting of The Wilderness Center Astronomy Club. Speaker is Dr. Doug Arion, director of Mountains of Stars speaking about using astronomy as a tool to promote environmental and scientific thinking.

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Public Star Watch

Mar 04, 2022 7:30PM—10:00PM

9877 Alabama Ave. SW Wilmot, OH 44689

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We’ll share the night sky with you using Astronomy Club member telescopes and we’ll also point out some constellations and tell a few star stories. Registration recommended so that we can alert you if the event is cancelled due to weather.  Cancelled if cloudy.  

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Night Hike to Telescopes

Feb 05, 2022 7:00PM—10:00PM

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

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Experience The Wilderness Center at night. Enjoy a naturalist-led hike and learn about the night life in our forest. Then end your experience enjoying the night sky above viewing the Moon and deep sky objects in the observatory. Telescopes cancelled if cloudy. Bring your red-light flashlight – white lights are not allowed on the trails at night.…

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Public Star Watch

Feb 04, 2022 7:30PM—10:00PM

9877 Alabama Ave. SW Wilmot, OH 44689

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We’ll share the night sky with you using Astronomy Club member telescopes and we’ll also point out some constellations and tell a few star stories. Registration recommended so that we can alert you if the event is cancelled due to weather.  Cancelled if cloudy.  

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Astronomy Club Meeting

Jan 28, 2022 7:30PM—9:30PM

The Wilderness Center 9877 Alabama Ave. SW , 44689

Monthly meeting of The Wilderness Center Astronomy Club.  Speaker Phil Hoyle discusses sky events for 2022. Short business meeting.  Observing after if clear. Guests welcome.

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Night Hike to Telescopes: Owl Prowl!

Jan 08, 2022 7:00PM—10:00PM

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

Experience The Wilderness Center at night. Enjoy a naturalist-led owl prowl on our trails.  Then end your experience enjoying the night sky above viewing the Moon and deep sky objects in the observatory. Telescopes cancelled if cloudy. Bring your red-light flashlight – white lights are not allowed on the trails at night. Don’t have a red-light flashlight?…

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Public Star Watch

Jan 07, 2022 7:30PM—10:00PM

9877 Alabama Ave. SW Wilmot, OH 44689

We’ll share the night sky with you using Astronomy Club member telescopes and we’ll also point out some constellations and tell a few star stories. Registration recommended so that we can alert you if the event is cancelled due to weather.  Cancelled if cloudy.  

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Past | Archive

Wilderness Center Woodcarvers Club Meeting

Jan 22, 2022 9:30AM—12:00PM

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

TWC Nature Photo Club Workshop

Jan 22, 2022 9:30AM—10:30AM

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

Backpackers’ and Dayhikers’ Club Meeting

Jan 21, 2022 7:00PM—8:30PM

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

Storytime Sprouts: Snowy Days

Jan 20, 2022 11:00AM—12:00PM

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

Wilderness Center Woodcarvers Club Meeting

Jan 08, 2022 9:30AM—12:00PM

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

Night Hike to Telescopes: Owl Prowl!

Jan 08, 2022 7:00PM—10:00PM

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