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McElroy Environmental Education Center

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2355 Ada Road
Lima, OH 45801 United States

April 2019

LIMA AREA WOODCARERS

April 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
McElroy Environmental Education Center, 2355 Ada Road
Lima, OH 45801 United States
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Join Cindy Croy to learn about and practice chip carving. Beginners are always welcome. Contact Dave Betts at 419-204-1571 for more information.

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GLORY BOUND QUILT WORKSHOP

April 2 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
McElroy Environmental Education Center, 2355 Ada Road
Lima, OH 45801 United States
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PART 2 OF 3 Get your scrap material out and learn how to make this beautiful scrap quilt that is 64”x64”. You will make two different sizes of squares and half square triangles. Class size is limited. Class fee is $35 per person plus materials. Call 419-221-1232 for more information.

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NATURE PALS: TERRIFIC TURTLES

April 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
McElroy Environmental Education Center, 2355 Ada Road
Lima, OH 45801 United States
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Children, ages 3-5, and their adult companion are invited to meet the park district’s resident live turtles. Weather permitting, we will also hike through the woods. Please dress appropriately. Register by April 2.  Please call 419-221-1232.

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NATURE PALS: TERRIFIC TURTLES

April 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
McElroy Environmental Education Center, 2355 Ada Road
Lima, OH 45801 United States
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Children, ages 3-5, and their adult companion are invited to meet the park district’s resident live turtles. Weather permitting, we will also hike through the woods. Please dress appropriately. Register by April 2.  Please call 419-221-1232.

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ADULT NATURE JEOPARDY

April 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
McElroy Environmental Education Center, 2355 Ada Road
Lima, OH 45801 United States
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Adults, come test your Nature Knowledge in a fun, interactive trivia game inspired by Jeopardy. Questions will be based on fun and interesting facts about our world and all that live in it. Prizes will be awarded to the top scorers. Register by April 5.  Please call 419-221-1232.

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NATURE 101: WILDFLOWERS

April 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
McElroy Environmental Education Center, 2355 Ada Road
Lima, OH 45801 United States
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As I wandered the forest, The green leaves among, I heard a Wild Flower Singing a song. - William Blake Join a naturalist to explore the song of spring wildflowers, their natural history, biology, identification, and lore. An indoor presentation will be followed by a short hike. See Nature 101 article on page 4. *This program is paired with an outdoor exploration on April 29* Register by April 9.  Please call 419-221-1232.

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NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB

April 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
McElroy Environmental Education Center, 2355 Ada Road
Lima, OH 45801 United States
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Combine your love of nature and the art of photography – with a little help from your friends! The Nature Photography Club is for ages 12 and up and is open for any skill/equipment level. It is free to join, with nominal fees for some activities. The club will offer workshops, classroom sessions, field trips, photo contests and more. Meetings will be held the third Monday of every month. Join us for an informative meeting March 18th at 7:00 at…

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GLORY BOUND QUILT WORKSHOP

April 16 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
McElroy Environmental Education Center, 2355 Ada Road
Lima, OH 45801 United States
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PART 3 OF 3 Get your scrap material out and learn how to make this beautiful scrap quilt that is 64"64".  You will make two different sizes of squares and half square triangles.  Class size is limited.  Class fee is $35 per person plus materials.  Call 419-221-1232 for more information.

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May 2019

NATURE PALS: SPRING SCAVENGER HUNT

May 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
McElroy Environmental Education Center, 2355 Ada Road
Lima, OH 45801 United States
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Join us as we celebrate the season of spring. Children ages 3-5 and their adult companion are invited to participate in a spring scavenger hunt. Dress appropriately to be outdoors. Register by April 30.  Please call 419-221-1232.

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NATURE PALS: SPRING SCAVENGER HUNT

May 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
McElroy Environmental Education Center, 2355 Ada Road
Lima, OH 45801 United States
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Join us as we celebrate the season of spring. Children ages 3-5 and their adult companion are invited to participate in a spring scavenger hunt. Dress appropriately to be outdoors. Register by April 30.  Please call 419-221-1232.

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LIMA AREA WOODCARVERS

May 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
McElroy Environmental Education Center, 2355 Ada Road
Lima, OH 45801 United States
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Join the Lima Area Woodcarvers this month to help with the club chip carving project. Beginners are always welcome. Contact Dave Betts at 419-204-1571 for more information.

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NATURE 101: ODONATA

May 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
McElroy Environmental Education Center, 2355 Ada Road
Lima, OH 45801 United States
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Dragonflies and Damselflies make up the insect order Odonata and they are the invertebrate rulers, above and below the water. Join a naturalist to learn about these incredible insects, their natural history, biology, identification, lore, and how you can participate in a state wide survey! An indoor presentation will be followed by a short hike. See Nature 101 article on page 4. *This program is paired with an outdoor exploration on May 25* Register by May 7.  Please call 419-221-1232.

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NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB

May 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
McElroy Environmental Education Center, 2355 Ada Road
Lima, OH 45801 United States
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Combine your love of nature and the art of photography – with a little help from your friends! The Nature Photography Club is for ages 12 and up and is open for any skill/equipment level. It is free to join, with nominal fees for some activities. The club will offer workshops, classroom sessions, field trips, photo contests and more. Meetings will be held the third Monday of every month. Join us for an informative meeting March 18th at 7:00 at…

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