Family friendly Adventure Fest beacons to Vermilion River Reservation

Pack up the gang and head out for a road trip with a water-themed nature destination. The Adventure Fest is 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 18 at Vermilion River Reservation of Lorain County Metro Parks at 51211 North Ridge Road near Vermilion. Main activities include a sled dog meet and greet, a rock wall, “Little Green Choo” rides, a paddling pool, games, disc golf, … Continue reading Family friendly Adventure Fest beacons to Vermilion River Reservation

Battle a garlic mustard invasion and make a difference

Tag a group of friends to meet 5-7 p.m. March 13 for an invasive plant species workshop at Carlisle Visitor Center at Carlisle Reservation of Lorain County Metro Parks at 12882 Diagonal Road near LaGrange. Specifically, learn about garlic mustard and help control the spread of this non-native plant causing problems in area woodlands. Wear long pants and sturdy shoes for the workshop, according to … Continue reading Battle a garlic mustard invasion and make a difference

Try a rainbow garden scavenger hunt at Schoepfle’s Garden

Find and gather rainbow-themed prizes around the garden.All ages are welcome on this scavenger hunt 10-11 a.m. March 16 at Schoepfle’s Gardens, a Lorain County Metro Park at 11106 Market St. in Birmingham at State Route 113 and the Vermilion River.Bonus: No registration or fee required for this free program. Just have fun. Continue reading Try a rainbow garden scavenger hunt at Schoepfle’s Garden