Program Listings

Full Moon Hike - Beaver Moon

Tuesday, November 12 07:00 PM

Bowen Nature Preserve - 11891 E. County Road 24, Republic OH 44867

Spend the eve under the “Beaver Moon”  This walk qualifies for the Walking Stick Program and will last about 1 to 1 ½ hours.

Toddler Trot—Wonderful Woodpeckers

Tuesday, November 19 10:00 AM

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

For ages 18 to 36 months with adult companion.  Learn all about woodpeckers and then search for some.

Discovery Series—Earth, Wind and Fire

Tuesday, November 19 07:00 PM

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

For ages 12 to 17 years or older.  Join a naturalist as we discover new and exciting things in the nature preserve each month.  Discover what earth, wind and fire create and use it in an art project.

Craft Creations—Tatting

Wednesday, November 20 06:30 PM

Seneca County Park District Office - 3362 S TR 151, Tiffin OH 44883 

Spend the evening learning the lost art of tatting with Marie Smith.  All supplies provided.  Registration is required as there is a cost.  $10 payable at the office by November 15.

Preschool Pals—Geese and Gobblers

Thursday, November 21 04:30 PM

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

For ages 3 to 5 years with adult companion.  Walk the trails as we look for signs of geese and gobblers.  Do you know the differences?

Day After Thanks Hike

Friday, November 29 10:00 AM

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

Did you eat too much on Thanksgiving?  Spend the morning walking the trail as we see what nature has to offer us.  This walk will last about 1 to 1 ½ hour and qualifies for the Walking Stick Program.


Tuesday, December 31 12:00 AM



All programs are free (unless otherwise noted) and open to the public. 
Registration is appreciated by calling 419-447-8091 or email


December 23, 24, 26 & 27 
9AM-12PM at Garlo Heritage Nature Preserve
Cost: $20 (Register Here)



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!


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.