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10:00 am

Nature Detectives – MetroPark Trailblazers (ages 5 & 6)

June 15 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McLean Teddy Bear Park, 2004 N. Dixie Hwy.
Lima, OH 45801 United States
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Two Day - Day Camp Day 1 of 2 June 15 & June 16 Join us as we use our senses to search for signs of nature.  We will be searching the park for different plants and animals and will learn how to use a hand lens as we go on a “micro-hike”.  Please bring …

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7:30 pm

Fireflies 101

June 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
McElroy Environmental Education Center, 2355 Ada Road
Lima, OH 45801 United States
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Fireflies have captivated the imaginations of nearly everyone from childhood, and even aside their ability to create light from their backside, they are truly incredible animals!  This indoor presentation will explore the depth, diversity and even drama of these flashy bugs. Join us for a hike at Teddy Bear Park after the program. Register online …

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9:00 pm

Firebugs and Lightningflies

June 15 @ 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm
McLean Teddy Bear Park, 2004 N. Dixie Hwy.
Lima, OH 45801 United States
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Stay up late to watch nature’s fireworks!  Whatever you call the little guys, these bioluminescent beetles fascinate children and adults alike with their fantastic displays. Join a naturalist to learn a little and enjoy the show. Kids and kids-at-heart are welcome. Dress for the weather and ground conditions .  Register online or by calling 419-221-1232 …

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