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Paths to Pollinators
Are you looking for something fun and adventurous to do with your family this summer? Try out the newest geocache/letterbox series in the Medina County parks! Made for geocachers and non-geocachers alike, everyone will enjoy buzzing down park trails on this pollinator-themed scavenger hunt. Click HERE for program details.

 

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Pollinator Palooza
Saturday, June 15
Wolf Creek Environmental Center
12 to 4 p.m.
Pollination is not just for the bees. Butterflies, moths, beetles, flies, birds, and ants can pollinate as well. Come out to Wolf Creek Environmental Center to celebrate these essential creatures and learn about what they do. Peruse some displays, pay attention to a presentation, perambulate through the park, play some games, and partake in other activities. Come dressed as your favorite pollinator to participate in a pollinator parade! All ages are welcome. No registration is required. Free.

Friday, July 19 from 4 to 9 p.m.
Saturday, July 20
from 2 to 9 p.m.

Buffalo Creek Retreat
Click HERE for details.
Uncorked Medina Wine Festival is an upscale wine and craft beer tasting event featuring the best of Ohio wines and unique craft beers from Thirsty Dog Brewing Company. You'll also enjoy craft vendors, food trucks and great entertainment! General admission is $25 pre-sale or $35 at the door, and includes a commemorative wine glass and 10 tasting tickets. Proceeds benefit the Friends of Medina County Parks.

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Young Naturalist Camps
At Young Naturalist Camp, children ages 7-12 are encouraged to get their feet wet, get their hands muddy, and experience the excitement of discovering the world of nature. New this year is Family Camp Day on July 27, when campers get to invite their parents and siblings along to share in the fun. Medina County Park District’s three-day Young Naturalist camps feature a different park or preserve each day. Camps are scheduled for June 18-20, June 25-27, July 9-11, July 16-18, and July 23-25. Each camp session offers a choice between a morning option (10 to 11:30 a.m.) or an afternoon option (1 to 2:30 p.m.).

Click HERE for the brochure.
Click HERE to register. Registration deadline for Camps 1 to 4 has been extended to June 14.


 

NEW! Summer Wildflower Challenge
June 15 to August 30
Click HERE for the challenge form.
Click HERE for the wildflower id guide.

 

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All Aboard! Model Train Rides at Lester Rail Trail

Click HERE for details.