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When Nature Calls….

May Events at Liberty Park

Contributed by Nick Gichenko, Reminderville Communication Committee


STARRY NIGHT?
Wednesday, May 09, 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Join Naturalist Joe Malmisur as we search for Jupiter and its moons. Jupiter will be at its closest approach to Earth and its face will be fully illuminated by the Sun. We may also see a stray meteor. Fingers crossed for clear skies! LP/Nature Center


WILDFLOWER HIKE
Wednesday, May 16, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Search for wildflowers along Ledges Trail and discover some origins of plant names and past medical uses. LP/Twinsburg Ledges


NATIVE VINES OF OHIO
Saturday, May 19, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Did You Know? Ohio is home to more than 20 native vines, and there are more natives than poison ivy or grape vines. Join Naturalist Joe Malmisur to learn which ones you can find in our parks and/or can be used in your landscape at home. LP/Nature Center


WORLD TURTLE DAY
Sunday, May 20, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Join us to celebrate our shelled-friends, the turtles! Get to know the species found in our parks, play games, make a craft, and learn why turtles need our help. LP/Nature Center

NATURE STORIES
Wednesday, May 23, 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Young children and their adult companions will enjoy this interactive, nature-inspired story time intended for ages 18 months to 3 years. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 5/11: 330-865-8065. LP/Nature Center


NATURE PLAY: MUD
Wednesday, May 23, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Families with children: Meet at our Nature Play area to engage in fun, hands-on experiences with a naturalist. No mud? We’ll make some of our own! Getting dirty is encouraged, so dress appropriately. LP/Nature Center


HIKE & FIRE
Friday, May 25, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Join a naturalist for an evening hike on Ledges Trail, followed by a campfire. Marshmallows will be provided, while supplies last. Please bring a flashlight. LP/Nature Center


HIKE FOR YOUR DINNER
Sunday, May 27, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Work up an appetite hiking the 1.3-mile Coyote Run Trail while volunteers make a delicious meal. After our hike we will return to the nature center to eat. Participants will be asked to contribute to the feast. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND BEGINS 5/4: 330-865-8065. LP/Nature Center


SCHOOL’S OUT COOKOUT
Monday, May 28, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Enjoy a day off of school at Liberty Park! Families are invited to cook their hot dogs over a fire, and then explore the park through nature play. Condiments will be provided, but families are responsible for providing their own hot dogs. LP/Nature Center