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Heritage Park 2092 Reed Road, Lima, OH, United States

Learn how to use a compass and what it means to put red in the shed. Find out if you can navigate through the orienteering course while equipped with a …

Woodcarving Ducks

McElroy Environmental Education Center 2355 Ada Road, Lima, OH, United States

This time of year abundant waterfowl fly north through our area, some are here to stay but many are just passing through. We’ll learn a little about these amazing birds …

Vernal Pools 101

Hermon Woodlands 485 N. Wapak Road, Lima, OH, United States

Vernal pools are perhaps the most interesting and diverse parts of our forests. A rich ecosystem, bursting with life, that serves as a nursery for countless organisms… and a buffet …

Johnny Appleseed Metro Park District