Program Listings

Full Moon Hike – Harvest Moon

Monday, September 20 09:00 PM

Forrest Nature Preserve - 701 E. County Road 6, Tiffin OH 44883 (TR 151 lot)

Join Linda Rose as we walk under the light of the “Harvest Moon.” This walk will last about 1 to 1 ¼ hours and qualifies for the Walking Stick Program. Registration required by email to LRose@senecacountyparks.com at least 24 hours in advance of the program.

Autumn Afternoon Adventure Hike

Tuesday, September 21 02:00 PM

Clinton Nature Preserve - 400 E. Township Road 132, Tiffin OH 44883

Join Linda Rose on the trail as we observe what happens in the park in late summer—who will be chirping, what will be blooming, what is preparing for winter? This walk will last about 1 ¼ hour and qualifies for the Walking Stick Program. Registration required by email to LRose@senecacountyparks.com at least 24 hours in advance of the program.

Which is it, Predator or Prey?

Wednesday, September 22 06:00 PM

Steyer Nature Preserve - 5901 N. County Road 33, Tiffin OH 44883

Ohio is home to a variety of animals, each with their own set of characteristics. From the largest of predators to the smallest prey, join Angie Ford for a look into the Food Chain of Ohio and various habitats. We will look at the ways that humans have an impact on the chain of life. Registration required by email to LRose@senecacountyparks.com at least 24 hours in advance of the program.

Discovery Series—Leaf Print T-shirts

Thursday, September 23 05:00 PM

Forrest Nature Preserve - 701 E. County Road 6, Tiffin OH 44883 (CR 6 lot)

For ages 12 to 17 years and older. Join Linda Rose for an evening of leaf printing on a T-shirt. All supplies provided for this fun, but educational program. Registration required at least 24 hours in advance of the program.

25th Anniversary Hike - September

Saturday, September 25 04:30 PM

Opportunity Park - 780 E. County Road 20, Tiffin OH 44883

Help celebrate the 25th Anniversary of SCPD by joining this hike.  Learning about the history of this park as you join Linda Rose on this trail. Registration required by email to LRose@senecacountyparks.com at least 24 hours in advance of the program.

Craft Creations—Candle Making

Monday, September 27 05:00 PM

Garlo Heritage Nature Preserve - 6777 S. SR 19, Bloomville OH 44818

Join Linda Rose as we learn the history of candle making and then dip your own candle over an open fire. All supplies provided. Registration required by email to LRose@senecacountyparks.com at least 24 hours in advance of the program.

Canoe Float 9/30

Thursday, September 30 06:00 PM

Garlo Heritage Nature Preserve - 6777 S. SR 19, Bloomville OH 44818

Spend the late afternoon with Linda Rose as we paddle around the pond looking and listening to nature and what it has to offer. Canoes, paddles and life jackets provided. Registration required by email to LRose@senecacountyparks.com at least 24 hours in advance of the program.

"25 THINGS" CHALLENGE:

Thursday, December 30 12:00 AM

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To help celebrate the 25th anniversary of the park district, visit our website each month to see what new “25 Things” you will need to find in the county parks and/or Seneca County. Upon completion of this year long challenge, prizes will be awarded. 

GENERAL PROGRAM INFO:

Friday, December 31 12:00 AM

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REGISTRATION:

All programs are free (unless otherwise noted) and open to the public. Social distancing and current protocols by ODH and CDC will be maintained.

REGISTRATION IS CURRENTLY REQUIRED FOR ALL PROGRAMS unless they are designated with "No Registration Required"

Register by email to: Lrose@senecacountyparks.com
Registrations must be received at least 24 hours in advance.

 

WALKING STICK PROGRAM:

Three hikes are offered each month.  One hike is at Garlo Heritage Nature Preserve and is a nature walk bird talk.  The second hike is always at a different nature preserve with a different theme. And the third hike is a Full Moon Hike.  Attend 4 hikes and earn your walking stick.  Attend another four hikes and earn a medallion and so on.   Just sign in with the naturalist.  No time limits for earning your walking stick.  Benefits include: getting a little exercise, seeing some awesome wildlife, meeting some new people on the trail and last, but not least, it is fun!

 

WALK & WREAD:
Once a month walk the Storybook Trail at Garlo Heritage Nature Preserve for a new story. Walk and read at your leisure. Read six books and earn a prize. Co-sponsored with Bliss Public Library, Bloomville.

 

SUMMER 2021 PROGRAM GUIDE
Click below to view our complete list of programs for June 2021 through September 2021!
Programs may be subject to change.