Kids exploring and learning about nature.
Bissell Nature Center Kids exploring and learning about nature. © David Ike

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Nature Discovery Series


Kids team up with an accompanying adult to explore nature together during these guided sessions. Small group size (limit of 8 students) will give kids a great hands on, close up experience.

Register for one or more! 


June 8 - Vernal Pools (10am - 12pm)

June 15 - Bird Watching (10am - 12pm)

June 22 - Nature's Puzzles (10am - 12pm)


July 13 - Animal Tracks (10am - 12pm)

July 20 - Fishing (10am - 12pm)

July 27 - Butterflies (10am - 12pm)

The groups will meet at the Dr. James K. Bissell Nature Center which is located  within the Grand River Conservation Campus on the Morgan Swamp Preserve .

At nearly 2,000 acres, The Nature Conservancy’s Morgan Swamp Preserve is one of the largest privately protected forested wetlands in Ohio. The swamp is home to an abundance of wetlands including swamps, bogs, beaver ponds and vernal pools. A rich diversity of plants and animals call it home, from the beautiful white calla lily to the tiny four-toed salamander hidden among the vernal pools. 

Free and open to the public; Ages 8-12 with an accompanying adult.

Limit of 8 students per session.

For more information and to register, please contact: or 440-563-3081 x 301