Events for March 23, 2019
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The annual Nature Photography Exhibit returns the Weller Gallery. Enjoy the beauty and color of nature - indoors! The skills of amateur photographers are featured in this popular exhibit. View landscapes, wild animals, Mill Creek MetroParks scenes and more through the lens of talented photographers.Find out more »
Discover a wild skill! Build a fire starter kit to take home, learn how to engineer the perfect fire, and then get to roast a hotdog over it in this series of programs designed for women of all ages. Register/pay at Ford Nature Center, 330.740.7107, by 3/21. $3 R; $5 NRFind out more »
Join us for a creative adventure where we take your photo skills to another level. You will be challenged to photograph a small toy animal in a large natural setting. The Artists’ Trail provides the perfect setting to get some great pictures. Call FNC to register by 3/20.Find out more »
Let your wild side lose as we take your camera to a new level. We will be taking pictures of a little animal in a big world. You will need to get your creative juices flowing to blend your animal back to its setting. This will help you to work on some of your angles, […]Find out more »
For all ages. Dale Gnidovec of the OSU Orton Geological Museum will describe how we find, excavate and reconstruct these marvelous beasts, discuss the major groups of dinosaurs, and share some of the other animals (such as the swimming and flying reptiles) that lived at the same time. Registration requested, not required. Register at Fellows […]Find out more »
Dale Gnidovec, OSU Orton Geological Museum, gives us a look at the tremendous diversity of theropods, the carnivorous dinosaurs, and why scientists say birds are living dinosaurs. Registration requested, not required. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens at 330.740.7116. The Naturalist Series is a collaboration between the OSU Extension - Mahoning County Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist program […]Find out more »
Program Registration Policy
Registrations for programs are processed on a first come/first serve basis in the order that payment is received. Payment is due upon registration. Registration is required 48 hours in advance for all programs (except when noted). Some programs will accept registration after the 48 hour deadline with an additional fee. Visa, Mastercard, Discover, cash, and checks are accepted. Programs are held rain, snow, or shine. Please be advised that if you elect to come to a program, that is not advertised as drop-in, without pre-registering and paying, you may be turned away if the instructor cannot accommodate you. If you do attend a program as a drop-in, you must pay with exact cash or a check made out to Mill Creek MetroParks.
Cancellations less than 48 hours are non-refundable. Cancellations less than one week, but before 48 hour deadline will have a 10% cancellation fee. Cancellations made one week prior will receive a full refund. No program credits or transfers will be given. Many programs will allow you to send an alternate participant if you are unable to attend. Please contact the facility prior to the program, otherwise the alternate will not be accepted. A full refund will be issued if the program is cancelled by Mill Creek MetroParks.