Bring small ones to children’s nature discovery trail

Carlisle Reservation of Lorain County Metro Parks updated a popular Children’s Nature Discovery Trail.Β The 0.4-mile trail offers delightful details to make learning active and fun. Would extra programming help introduce your youngsters to nature? Two programs are scheduled: * Log off, naturcise on! is 10:30- 11:30 a.m. and 2-3 p.m. July 20 at Carlisle Reservation Visitor Center at 12882 Diagonal Road in LaGrange. *Log off, … Continue reading Bring small ones to children’s nature discovery trail

Prepare for fun at a Ladybug Tea Party

Crafts, tea and carousel rides are on a fun list 2-4 p.m. July 20 at Schoepfle Garden in Birmingham. Spend an afternoon with the Ladybug Lady in a beautiful setting of formal gardens and woodland trails. Cost is $2 per person, and pregistration is required by July 18 at www.metroparks.cc. The Children’s Garden at Schoepfle Garden prompts exploration and discovery combining music with gardening. Open … Continue reading Prepare for fun at a Ladybug Tea Party

Visit the eagles at Sandy Ridge Reservation

Do you have a favorite eagle nesting pair? Or would you be thrilled with finding another pair? Lorain County Metroparks rangers reported eggs in a nest at Sandy Ridge Reservation at 6195 Otten Road in North Ridgeville. We haven’t heard an update. But finding out is the adventure. This park is a naturalists’ gem, with vistas for birding of every wing and feather, and of … Continue reading Visit the eagles at Sandy Ridge Reservation

Think spring at Schoepfle Gardens

Whether winter hit as hard as you expected or worse, February is a time to turn thoughts to spring at Schoepfle Gardens at 11106 Market St. in Birmingham.Schoepfle Gardens is a part of Lorain County Metro Parks, and weekly walks to view perpetually changing formal gardens and breathtaking natural vistas are highly recommended. Here are some early opportunities: First Flowers Walks are 10 a.m. Feb. … Continue reading Think spring at Schoepfle Gardens