Science Day is for youngsters who love science and experiments

Bring the family to explore how things work in the world at Science Day noon to 4 p.m. Jan. 20 at Environmental Learning Center at 7250 Alexander Road in Concord Township. The free event with no registration required is provided by Lake Metroparks. Photo courtesy of Metro Creative Connection Continue reading Science Day is for youngsters who love science and experiments

Bird quest is fun day for kids at Lake Metroparks

Explore the world of birds through fun activities 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 20 at Bird Quest for Kids at the Nature Center at Penitentiary Glen Reservation at 8668 Kirtland-Chardon Road near Kirtland. School is out for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The free event requires no registration. Try a scavenger hunt and a craft, and see live animals. Photo by Duncan Scott – … Continue reading Bird quest is fun day for kids at Lake Metroparks

Winter Days Festival returns to Vermilion River Reservation

A family oriented Winter Days Festival is 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 25 at Vermilion River Reservation at 51211 North Ridge Road near Vermilion. Get ready with layers of warm clothes and socks, boots, coats, hats and fuzzy mittens! The free event features a sled dog meet and greet at Shelter #1; Fireside cooking demonstrations at the Carriage Barn; horse-drawn sleigh rides, free with … Continue reading Winter Days Festival returns to Vermilion River Reservation

Have you ever fed wild songbirds by hand?

A feeding station for hand feeding wild birds 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. from October through April welcomes the adventurous at The West Woods Nature Center of Geauga Park District at 9465 Kinsman Road (Route 87) in Russell and Newbury townships of Geauga County. Stop in the nature center to collect some black oil sunflower seed, or use seed already in a feeder at the … Continue reading Have you ever fed wild songbirds by hand?

Audition for a murder-mystery

Friends of the Metro Parks in Lorain County sponsor a 15th annual Murder Mystery Production at the Carlisle Visitor Center at 12882 Diagonal Road in LaGrange. Auditions are 7 p.m. Jan. 7 and show dates are May 8, 9, 15,16, and 17 at the visitor center. No experience is necessary. Auditions include a cold reading from script. For information call 216-544-3865. Photo courtesy of Metro … Continue reading Audition for a murder-mystery