Archive for January 4th, 2013

Timberdoodle “Sky Dance”

[ March 16, 2013; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Fox Island County Park

March 16, Saturday  7:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Attend the courtship “sky dance” of the American Woodcock.  We will observe male birds showing off for the girls.  Dress warm for the weather.  Bring a sit-upon if you like.

Cost: $2.00

Pre-register by: 3/11

Min: 5   Max: 15

To register or for more information:

Email: rzartman@allencountyparks.org

Call: 449-3186  Ron Zartman

 

Read Full Post »

Buzzard Day Bird Watch

[ March 16, 2013; 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. ] Fox Island County Park

March 16, Saturday  4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Celebrate Buzzard Day with a two mile bird walk to check if Turkey Vultures have returned, as they do every year on March 15 in Hinkley, Ohio.  We’ll also search for other birds as we scout for buzzards.

Cost: $ 2.00

Pre-register by: 3/11

Min: 5   Max: 15

To [...]

Read Full Post »

Orienteering for the Directionally Challenged

[ March 16, 2013; 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. ] Metea County Park

March 16, Saturday  4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Have troubles finding your way around in nature?  Come and find your bearings as we orient ourselves upon how to read a map and utilize a compass.

Cost: $3.00

Pre-register by: 3/11

Min. 5   Max. 15

To register or for more information:

Email: mgobert@allencountyparks.org

Call: 449-3777  Michael Gobert

 

Read Full Post »

The Almost Lost Art of Observation

[ March 16, 2013; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] Metea County Park North  on Hursh Road

March 16, Saturday  1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

The art of observation is to detect, discover, or determine the existence, presence, or fact of that which is being observed, through the utilization of ones’ senses and the resultant facts and emotions therein.  Come to be observant of this statement!

Cost: $5.00

Pre-register [...]

Read Full Post »