Mar
22
Fri
Owl Prowl at LBFT 3/22/2019 @ Long Branch Farm & Trails
Mar 22 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Whoooo is on the prowl?

Join us as we search for owls whooo nest at Long Branch Farm & Trails. We’ll begin our prowl by digging our talons into fun and interesting facts about these amazing raptors. Then we’ll take flight to call and seek these silent hunters on the trails. Our evening will conclude with some wise words from our neighbors, Raptor Inc.

Preregistration is required. Members $9; nonmembers $13 (includes daily admission).

Mar
23
Sat
Intro to Fire Making with Flint and Steel 3/23/2019
Mar 23 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Learn to make fire with flint and steel in this hands-on class. Click on the Tickets button for more information.

Mar
26
Tue
Spring into Camp @ Cincinnati Nature Center, Rowe Woods
Mar 26 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Join us for an outdoor adventure at CincyNature Camp’s spring break camp. Over three days of camp, we’ll explore the Nature Center’s beautiful forests and stream, make new friends, play fun games, create nature crafts and look for exciting signs of spring. Children will be separated into smaller, age appropriate groups. Dress for the weather and be ready to have a great spring break with lots of cool discoveries in nature! This program is designed for children ages 5-12, and preregistration is required. Members $170; nonmembers $210. Registration takes place online only in our UltraCamp registration system. Registration closes on March 21, 2019 at noon.

Click here for more information or to register.

Mar
27
Wed
Spring into Camp @ Cincinnati Nature Center, Rowe Woods
Mar 27 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Join us for an outdoor adventure at CincyNature Camp’s spring break camp. Over three days of camp, we’ll explore the Nature Center’s beautiful forests and stream, make new friends, play fun games, create nature crafts and look for exciting signs of spring. Children will be separated into smaller, age appropriate groups. Dress for the weather and be ready to have a great spring break with lots of cool discoveries in nature! This program is designed for children ages 5-12, and preregistration is required. Members $170; nonmembers $210. Registration takes place online only in our UltraCamp registration system. Registration closes on March 21, 2019 at noon.

Click here for more information or to register.

Mar
28
Thu
Spring into Camp @ Cincinnati Nature Center, Rowe Woods
Mar 28 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Join us for an outdoor adventure at CincyNature Camp’s spring break camp. Over three days of camp, we’ll explore the Nature Center’s beautiful forests and stream, make new friends, play fun games, create nature crafts and look for exciting signs of spring. Children will be separated into smaller, age appropriate groups. Dress for the weather and be ready to have a great spring break with lots of cool discoveries in nature! This program is designed for children ages 5-12, and preregistration is required. Members $170; nonmembers $210. Registration takes place online only in our UltraCamp registration system. Registration closes on March 21, 2019 at noon.

Click here for more information or to register.

Salamander and Frog Watch
Mar 28 @ 7:15 PM – 9:00 PM

Hop on over to Rowe Woods and join us for our unfrogettable Salamander and Frog Watch!

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Apr
5
Fri
Froggy Spotting Adventure 4/5/2019
Apr 5 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Join us for a stroll to Reservoir Pond where we’ll listen in on the Spring Peepers chorus. Click on the Tickets button for more information or to register.

Apr
19
Fri
Full Moon Walk: Egg Moon at LBFT
Apr 19 @ 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM

Hit the trails at night and enjoy the full moon and natural history readings. Please click on Tickets button for more information.

Apr
20
Sat
Mini-Wormery Workshop
Apr 20 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Bring the hard work of worms to light by making a temporary wormery to take home in this program. Click on the Tickets button for more information or to register.

Apr
27
Sat
Earth Day Weekend Celebration @ Cincinnati Nature Center, Rowe Woods
Apr 27 @ 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Come enjoy our celebration of Earth Day this Saturday!

Bring your friends, neighbors and family for a visit to Cincinnati Nature Center’s beautiful Rowe Woods location!  Come hike a trail, feed fish and turtles at Powel Crosley Lake or participate in one of the many fun and exciting programs we are offering throughout the weekend. Our grounds are open from 8 am until 8 pm, and we are eager to host you for a wonderful weekend.

Bird Walk

8-10 am

Join us for a casual walk to observe the pageantry of birds along our trails. Beginners welcome. Bring your binoculars. Click HERE for more information or to register.

DIY Grow Your Own Native Wildflowers from Seed

10 am-3 pm

Experience the joy of growing your own native wildflowers to enhance your yard for pollinators and other wildlife. Drop in anytime between 10 am and 3 pm. Choose from 12+ species of wildflowers, fill a pot with soil, add seeds, label it and head home with inspiration and instruction sheets. Nature Center volunteers will be on hand to help you select the right plant species for your home. Click HERE for more information or to register.

Meet the Artist: Jaime Iliff

10-4 pm

Local potter, Jaime Iliff will be throwing clay in front of the Rowe Visitor Center to Celebrate Earth Day Weekend! Watch him as he masterfully combines Ohio Valley River clay, the ashes of rose petals and remnants of old whiskey bottles to create his unique stoneware.

Native Plant Sale

10 am-5 pm

Spring is a great time to venture out in your garden and plant some native flowers, shrubs and trees. Come to our Rowe Woods Visitor Center for some great purchases and spruce up your yard.

Monarch Trailside Station

10:30-11:30 am

Join us for an informal, drop-in experience. Come anytime between 10:30 and 11:30 am to our trailside station to learn about monarch butterflies. Free with admission.

Dragonfly Trailside Station

12:30-1:30 pm

Drop in anytime between 12:30 and 1:30 pm to our trailside station to learn about dragonflies. Free with admission.

Earth Day Art in the Nature PlayScape

1-2:30 pm

Join us for a drop-in program in the Marge & Charles Schott Nature PlayScape. Create your own artistic masterpiece out of recycled craft materials! Learn how we can re-use items and natural objects to make something beautiful. Click HERE for more information or to register.