Stillwater Prairie Reserve

Work towards earning your Sky Badge! Bring your flashlight and join a park district naturalist, Accipiter Amalee, to explore the woods and sky on this night adventure.  Use the link above to register or call the office at 937-335-6273, Ext. 109.  Please register # of girls to attend, then in comments add # of adults along with troop #. Register as a troop - there is a $3.00 fee per Senior due at time of registration. 


Stillwater Prairie Reserve

Be a citizen scientist and join a park district naturalist out on the trail to learn about butterfly species and the different types of flowering plants.  Help collect data for the Ohio Lepidopterist's Butterfly Monitoring Program. Register using the link above, e-mailing register@miamicountyparks.com or calling 937-335-6273 Ext. 109.


John A. Wannemacher Nature Reserve

Join park district naturalist Sassafras Susan to discover the birds, plants and trees across the county, one park at a time. These hikes are a great opportunity to get out in nature and learn together.  Walks last about two hours and are not strenuous or fast-paced. Due to weather, trails may be wet. Wear appropriate shoes.  Register for the program using the link above,e-mailing register@miamicountyparks.com or calling (937) 335-6273, Ext. 109.


Charleston Falls Preserve

Drop by and meet  "Mr. Checkers" our friendly California King Snake. Figure out how he got his name, what he eats and what makes him a happy healthy snake. Learn about how beneficial snakes are to our environment.  A roving naturalist will be on-site to answer questions and facilitate activity. You can register at the event, but please register for the program by clicking the link above.


Charleston Falls Preserve

Stop in at Charleston Falls Preserve and check out the storybook trail.  Take a leisurely walk along the trail where you can read the book “Zoo in the Sky.” Ask your local library about more nature books and the Storybook Trail.


Charleston Falls Preserve

Enjoy calm meditative Native American Flute music at the falls . An expansive collection of flutes will be on display and played. Educational flutes for children, young adults and anyone interested in learn about the flutes.You can register at the event, but we prefer you to pre-register by click the link above.


Lost Creek Reserve & Knoop Agricultural Center

Join a park district naturalist and explore the amazing world of nature at night. Dress for the weather with sturdy walking shoes.  Walk will vary from .5 to 1 mile.  Bring a flashlight.  Meet at the lower parking lot.  Register for the program with the link above, e-mailing register@miamicountyparks.com or calling (937) 335-6273, Ext. 109.


Lost Creek Reserve & Knoop Agricultural Center

Come out to Lost Creek Reserve during the eclipse, put on some special viewing glasses and see it first hand! This eclipse will be visible (weather permitting) at least partially to everyone in the continental United States. It will occur in our area from roughly 1:02 pm to 3:51 pm with the maximum time being aprox. 2:28 pm. Please register so that we can be sure to have glasses for everyone. Register by clicking the link above. 


Stillwater Prairie Reserve

Did you know that many dogs have jobs? This month our special guests will be All SAR K-9's. Their organization is run in Miami County and help local, state and federal emergency service agencies locate missing people. This is achieved by the use of highly-trained scent specific dogs who are able to detect and discriminate the distinctive scent signatures every person leaves behind.  Come see them in action and support their wonderful organization. Don’t miss this fun event!


Stillwater Prairie Reserve

Be a citizen scientist and join a park district naturalist out on the trail to learn about butterfly species and the different types of flowering plants.  Help collect data for the Ohio Lepidopterist's Butterfly Monitoring Program. Register using the link above, e-mailing register@miamicountyparks.com or calling 937-335-6273 Ext. 109.

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