Park programs, Oct. 25
Nature Walk Bird Talk is set for 8 a.m. Nov. 2 at Garlo Heritage Nature Preserve, SR 19 south of Bloomville.
Bring binoculars to walk the trails and discover what is happening in the preserve – tracks, scat, migrating birds, falling leaves and more. The walk lasts about 1 1/2 hours and qualifies for the walking stick program.
Young Adventurers ages 6-12 are invited to an “As Winter Approaches” program at 4:30 p.m. Nov. 5 at Clinton Nature Preserve.
Children can walk the trail to see how Mother Nature and Father Time prepare for Old Man Winter.
Preschoolers ages 3-5 with an adult companion can go on a fall walk at 5 p.m. Nov. 6 at Mercy Community Nature Preserve.
Walk the trails to look and listen to the sights and sounds of fall.
Parents of children up to a year old are invited to a Backpacking Babies program about the sounds of nature at 10 a.m. Nov. 7 at Forrest Nature Preserve. Carry babies up to a year old in strollers, backpacks or frontpacks.
“Turkey Tales” is the title of a Toddler Trot program for children ages 12-36 months with an adult companion starting at 4 p.m. Nov. 7 at Tiffin University Nature Preserve.
Children can walk the trails searching for turkeys and learn some turkey facts along the way.
For more information or to register, call (419) 435-3915.
A Hands-On Nature: Fall Fun Day in the Park is planned 1-4 p.m. Sunday at Phillips Discovery Center within Oakwoods Nature Preserve.
There are to be games, crafts and a video, as well as a short hike to enjoy the leaves.
Oakwoods preserve is at 1400 Oakwoods Lane, west of Findlay.
Wee Ones ages 3 and younger with an adult companion are invited to learn about spiders at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday at the Discovery Center. Other-aged siblings are welcome.
The program includes a story, activities and a craft about spiders.
For more information, call (419) 425-7275.