Christmas Bird Count @ Cincinnati Nature Center, Rowe Woods
Dec 29 @ 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Shake off the holiday humbug as you head outdoors for the nation’s longest-running citizen science bird project!

Be part of a team that counts every bird seen, so the more eyes, the better! No experience necessary, just dress to be outdoors for an extended period of time. Preregistration required so we can send you all the details. Free to all participants.


Rowe Woods Visitor Center is CLOSED. Grounds are open 8 am to 5 pm
Jan 1 all-day
CANCELED: Finding Meaning as You Age
Jan 4 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

We are sorry. This program has been CANCELED.

Learn how a sense of purpose affects your brain, and tips and strategies for entering later life with purpose and meaning. Click on the Tickets button for more information or to register.

Preschool Registration Opens Today
Jan 24 all-day

Cincinnati Nature Center Nature Preschool initiates a life-long, meaningful relationship with the natural world in a high quality early childhood environment. Preschool registration for members begins January 24th at 9 am.  For more information regarding our preschool program, please click HERE.  Contact Preschool Director, Tisha Luthy, for more information or with questions at or (513) 831-1711 ext. 123.

Make Your Own Woodpecker Feeder @ Cincinnati Nature Center, Rowe Woods
Jan 25 @ 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Join us for a morning of hands-on work as we create our own woodpecker feeders out of natural wood. Please click on Tickets button for more information.

CincyNature Camp and Spring Break Camp Open Online for Registration
Feb 4 @ 10:00 AM – 10:00 AM

CincyNature Camp and Spring Break Camp Open ONLINE for registration at 10 AM!

Secure your child a spot at our outstanding camps!

At CincyNature Camps, children challenge their minds and bodies while using their imaginations and creativity in a natural setting. Each camp offers unique, age-appropriate activities introducing children to new and exciting outdoor adventures in a safe and friendly environment. Fresh air, hands-on activities, close encounters with animals and plants, and increased knowledge of the natural world help build confidence, generate excitement, and gain knowledge about the environment.

  • Low camper to staff ratio.
  • Camps focus on a variety of topics.
  • Highly trained staff, including a camp director to ensure quality.

Register online at beginning at 10 am on February 4th.

Abstract Photography Presentation @ Cincinnati Nature Center, Rowe Woods
Feb 7 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Join us as Sue Milinkovich shares what it means when someone says abstract photography. She will explore the key components of abstract photography and different ways an image can be captured all around us. Come learn some new ways to use your artistic and creative skills to create some fun and exciting photography. Preregistration online required. Click on the Tickets button for more information or to register.

Abstract Photography All Day Workshop @ Cincinnati Nature Center, Rowe Woods
Feb 8 @ 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Join us as Sue Milinkovich leads us in depth to learn about abstract photography. Demonstrations, interactive discussions, practice stations, along with time to process images for a critique will be part of this workshop. Registration will be limited to 15 participants to allow more one-on-one time with Sue to learn how to capture and create abstracts. Preregistration online required. Click on the Tickets button for more information or to register.

Elder Mini Course: Elderberry Syrup Kits, Elderflower Cordial Uses and Harvest How-To’s @ Cincinnati Nature Center, Rowe Woods
Feb 9 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

It’s cold and flu season…prime time to learn how to make elderberry syrup and learn about an ancient plant. Click on the Tickets button for more information or to register.

Family Information Night for K-2 Nature School @ Cincinnati Nature Center, Rowe Woods
Feb 12 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Beginning in Fall 2020, Cincinnati Nature Center will offer a new Kindergarten–2nd grade (K-2) school! Please join us for a parents’ information session in the Pine Room of Rowe Visitor Center to learn about this wonderful new opportunity for children! You’ll meet our teaching staff and learn more about this exciting new school that will be opening this fall.

An alternative to the traditional program, our K–2 program will emphasize STEAM education through a nature-based and Montessori style approach. Children who attend the K–2 program will not only meet Ohio Learning standards but will engage in experiential learning and creative discovery. They will also perform Citizen Science Projects by studying wildlife while collecting data.

For more information or to RSVP, please contact Tisha Luthy, Early Childhood Program Director,