Special Events

Walk & Wread

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

Once a month walk the Storybook Trail for a new story. Each month a new story will be created around Alma Pond to read as you walk. Walk and read at your leisure.  Read six books and earn a prize.  Co-sponsored with Bliss Public Library, Bloomville.


TIFFIN, Ohio - Seneca County Park District is seeking a skilled and talented individual to employ as a Seasonal Park Maintenance worker for the 2019 summer season.

The person hired for this position will work under the direction of the Nature Preserves Manager, assisting with maintenance and operations in the parks.  Duties may include mowing, pruning, weed control, cleaning park facilities, performing preventative maintenance of tools and equipment, etc.  Pay to begin at $9.25 per hour.  Hours each week may vary from 24-40 depending on work load and weather. 

Cooperative friendly persons applying for the position must be at least eighteen (18) years old and have a valid driver’s license.  Applicants must have good communication skills (verbal and written); be able to stand/kneel and walk for long periods of time over all forms of terrain; push, pull, and lift heavy objects (up to 80 lbs); and work outdoors in all type of weather conditions and/or under varying degrees of stress for extended periods. 

This posting is "open until filled" and may close at any time.  Once the interview process has begun, consideration may not be given to additional applicants unless a candidate is not hired from the initial interview pool.

Employment periods typically begin after Memorial Day in May and extend to mid-August.  Exact beginning and ending dates may be somewhat flexible as consideration will be given for student school schedules.   

Seneca County Park District manages great outdoor places, including open activity spaces, prairies, woods, streams, and riparian areas.  Fostering responsible land stewardship through invasive species management and the use of best management practices is important to implementing our mission.

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Candidates must pass background checks and drug testing before hiring.

Applicants can mail or email a cover letter, resume, and application by noon on Monday, March 4, 2019 to sbetts@senecacountyparks.com, or mail to Seneca County Park District, 3362 S. TR 151, Tiffin, OH 44883.