Poetry in Nature recalls a warmer season

You’ve heard of poetry in motion. Poetry in Nature involves a duet of naturalists in a program of poems for two voices 3:30-4:30 p.m. Feb. 9 at Oak Room A and B at The West Woods of Geauga Park District, 9465 Kinsman Road, Novelty, Ohio 44072. The experience and memories of a warmer time are told from an insect’s point of view. The free program … Continue reading Poetry in Nature recalls a warmer season

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?

Whooo wants to know about Ohio owls?

An Ohio Owls Night Hike is 6-7:30 p.m. Nov. 22 at Big Creek Park at 9160 Robinson Road, Chardon, part of Geauga Park District. No registration is required. But wait! There’s another opportunity to find owls for children ages 6 to 11: Nature Explorers All About Owls, 1-3 p.m. Nov. 23 at Holbrook Hollows Lodge at 7250 Country Lane in Chagrin Falls. Register online at … Continue reading Whooo wants to know about Ohio owls?

Musicians invited to listen, share and interact

The program is Maple Town Tune Traders 7-10 p.m. Oct. 24 in Oak Room B at The West Woods at 9465 Kinsman Road in Novelty, a part of the Geauga Park District. The indoor arts program is free for school age and up. Musicians of all levels, genres and instruments are welcome, or guests may simply sit and listen. Short performances are followed by sharing … Continue reading Musicians invited to listen, share and interact

Enjoy autumn splendor the old-fashioned way

Free horse-drawn wagon rides tool through Swine Creek Reservation beginning 1-5 p.m. Oct. 5 and 6 during Jump Into Fall Days at 16004 Hayes Road in Middlefield Township. New this year, a Homespun Market Oct. 5 features locally produced handmade items for purchase. The rides continue 1-5 p.m. Oct. 12, 13, 19 and 20 on a first come, first served basis with a final departure … Continue reading Enjoy autumn splendor the old-fashioned way