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Fishing Permit

Make memories for yourself, your friends or your family with a Spring Lakes Park fishing permit. Choose to fish for one day...or all year...as you create your own fishing tales!
Sun, Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri., Sat. Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 12:00 AM
Spring Lakes Park: Spring Lakes Fishing Permit

Butterflies and Moths of Ohio

Join the naturalist for a look at moths and butterflies close up. Learn about their differences and similarities along with what makes each so unique. A short hike in the meadow will take place after the program.
Saturday, July 22, 1:00-2:30 PM
Narrows Reserve: Narrows Reserve Nature Center

Night Ride: Old Town Reserve to Young's Dairy

Join the GCP&T Trail Sentinels for a moonlight ride along the region's bike trails. GCP&T Trail Sentinels are an elite volunteer group who patrol the trails and coordinate several cycling events. All night riders must be 18 and older, wear a helmet and have lights on their bikes. Rides will be cancelled in the event of a thunderstorm.
Saturday, July 22, 7:00-9:00 PM
Bike Trails: Ohio-to-Erie Trail

Wetlands Summer Wildflowers

The cool water temperatures of a wetland keep many of the wildflowers from blooming until later in the season. Join the naturalist from Greene County Parks & Trails for a look at the colors of summer and some unusual wildflowers not seen elsewhere.
Saturday, July 29, 9:30-11:00 AM
Beaver Creek Wetlands Preserve - Meet at Phillips Park

Beyond the Hot dog - Campfire Cooking - One Pot Meals

If you are like a lot of campers, you enjoy the smell of the campfire, the night sounds and the fresh air. But other than a hotdog, what do you make for dinner? Enjoy this meal cooked over the campfire using only one pot. Learn different ingredients you can use to create a kid fun meal with an adult flare.
Sunday, July 30, 5:00-7:30 PM
Indian Mound Reserve: Indian Mound Reserve Cedar Cliff Falls lot

Volunteer Training- The Mystery of Moths

Unravel the mysteries of moths. This class is for volunteers of Greene County Parks & Trails.
Monday, July 31, 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Narrows Reserve: Narrows Reserve Nature Center

Creek Week

Summer is all about getting wet, playing in the creek, exploring for salamanders and crawdads. Lean the ecosystem of the river and what other animals depend on it for life.
Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. Jul. 31-Aug. 4, 9:00 AM-2:30 PM
Maint Parking Lot

Open Schooling Days - Twin Towers

Open schooling will offer dressage arenas set with letters, stadium jump course and cross country course complete with water jump and bank complex. Cost is per horse per day. Event is held rain or shine and will be canceled due to thunderstorms. Stabling is available but limited. Cost per stall is $10 each and can be reserved by calling (937)562-6440.
Saturday, August 5, 9:00 AM-8:00 PM
Twin Towers Park

Meet the Beetles

No, not singing beetles - the insect beetles. Beetles are the most dominant species-rich group of organism. This program will begin with a presentation showing examples of several beetle specimens and discuss beneficial and harmful species. Afterwards participants will take a hike in the meadow to look for beetles.
Saturday, August 5, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
Narrows Reserve: Narrows Reserve Nature Center

Open Schooling Days - Twin Towers

Open schooling will offer dressage arenas set with letters, stadium jump course and cross country course complete with water jump and bank complex. Cost is per horse per day. Event is held rain or shine and will be canceled due to thunderstorms. Stabling is available but limited. Cost per stall is $10 each and can be reserved by calling (937)562-6440.
Sunday, August 6, 9:00 AM-8:00 PM
Twin Towers Park