Nature Club meeting - teachers showing students insects

Family Nature Club

We welcome all interested families to join us at local parks to simply walk, explore, discover and enjoy the great outdoors.

In the "Last Child in the Woods, Saving our children from Nature Deficit Disorder", author Richard Louv, shares current research showing "direct exposure to nature is essential for healthy childhood development.."

Bring your family, friends and neighbors! For information, please call 330-263-2131.


September 13, 2014 
Saturday 1:30pm-2:30pm
Nursery School
Wild School Site Certification

October 18, 2014
Saturday 10:00am-11:00am
Ohio Bird Sanctuary
3774 Orweiler Rd., Mansfield

November 15, 2014 
Saturday 11:00am-12:00pm 
Secrest Arboretum OARDC
1680 Madison Ave.

February 8, 2015
Sunday 3:00-4:00pm
The Wilderness Center
9877 Alabama Ave., Wilmot

April 11, 2015 
Saturday 10:00-11:00am
Johnson Woods State Nature Preserve
13420 Fox Lake Rd., Orrville

"If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he or she needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering the joy, excitement, and mystery of the world we live in." - Rachel Carson