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Ongoing Special Events

  • Advanced Naturalist Workshops

    Edge of Appalachia - Eulett Center
    4274 Waggoner Riffle Rd.
    West Union, OH 45693
    May 18, 2018 - October 26, 2018

    2018 Advanced Naturalist Workshops - Series 14, Sessions organized by the Cincinnati Museum Center's Edge of Appalachia staff. Series 14 is a continuation of EOA’s systematic study and cataloging of preserve resources and field training for those interested in... Learn more

  • Edge of Appalachia Educator Workshop Series

    Edge of Appalachia Preserve
    Eulett Center
    4274 Waggoner Riffle Road 
    West Union, OH 45693

    March 07, 2018 - March 21, 2018

    IMMERSE YOURSELF IN HANDS-ON, FIELD BASED, INQUIRY LEARNING AT THE 20,000 ACRE EDGE OF APPALACHIA PRESERVE SYSTEM  Sponsored by the Cincinnati Museum Center, the Educators at the Edge program will provide participants with experiential learning opportunitie... Learn more

  • MeetUp Outdoors with Us!

    Various outdoor sites throughout Ohio

    Join The Ohio Nature Conservancy’s new Meetup Group, which is open to anyone who wants to enjoy Ohio’s best outdoor places in the company of others. On our MeetUp site, we will list hikes, bird walks, visits to our preserves and other social outings, alon... Learn more

Special Events

  • Vernal Pool Expedition & Discovery Day

    Dr. James K. Bissell Nature Center at the Grand River Conservation Campus
    3973 Callender Road
    Rock Creek, OH 44084
    April 07, 2018

    Vernal Pools are small but very dynamic wetlands that blossom with life every spring to the accompaniment of a cacophony of sounds. They also play an important role in improving water quality, controlling flood waters, and providing habitat for wildlife. Ray Stewart,... Learn more

  • A Field Trip with The Nature Conservancy and The Columbus Symphony!

    Location: Big Darby Headwaters Nature Preserve
    Park at the Middleburg United Methodist Church 
    11824 State Route 287, East Liberty, Ohio 43319 
    A quick 5-min. transport to the preserve will be provided.
    April 15, 2018

      Join The Nature Conservancy in Ohio and the Columbus Symphony for a hike at Big Darby Headwaters Nature Preserve featuring a special outdoor performance by musicians from the Columbus Symphony. This event is free and open to the public.  Space is limited,... Learn more

  • The Power of Parkitecture – Historic Rustic Architecture in Ohio Parks

    Toledo Museum of Art
    2445 Monroe Street
    Toledo, OH 43620

    April 26, 2018

    Learn about Ohio's rich legacy of using rustic structures in our natural areas. Terry Seidel, Director of Land Protection for The Nature Conservancy in Ohio, will present on "parkitecture", a style of architecture developed in the 1900-1940’s through... Learn more

  • 2018 Amish Bird Symposium

    3735 Wheat Ridge Road
    West Union, Ohio 45693
    March 03, 2018

    15th Annual Adams County Amish Bird SymposiumJoin the Adams County Travel & Visitors Bureau and the Adams County Amish Community for a daylong celebration of birds that features speakers, vendors, live raptors from Raptor Incorporated, and other activities. Regis... Learn more

  • Get a Front Row Seat to Nature

    Ohio Theatre
    39 E. State Street
    Columbus, OH 43215
    April 13, 2018 - April 14, 2018

    Join The Nature Conservancy for a special concert as part of the Columbus Symphony’s Project: NATURE, which features works inspired by nature from Debussy. In commemoration of Debussy in the centennial of his death, Music Director Rossen Milanov and the Columbu... Learn more

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