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Paths to Pollinators
Are you looking for something fun and adventurous to do with your family this summer? Try out the newest geocache/letterbox series in the Medina County parks! Made for geocachers and non-geocachers alike, everyone will enjoy buzzing down park trails on this pollinator-themed scavenger hunt. Complete details are coming soon! 

 

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Pollinator Palooza
Saturday, June 15
Wolf Creek Environmental Center
12 to 4 p.m.
Pollination is not just for the bees. Butterflies, moths, beetles, flies, birds, and ants can pollinate as well. Come out to Wolf Creek Environmental Center to celebrate these essential creatures and learn about what they do. Peruse some displays, pay attention to a presentation, perambulate through the park, play some games, and partake in other activities. Come dressed as your favorite pollinator to participate in a pollinator parade! All ages are welcome. No registration is required. Free.

Friday, July 19 from 4 to 9 p.m.
Saturday, July 20
from 2 to 9 p.m.

Buffalo Creek Retreat
Click HERE for details.
Uncorked Medina Wine Festival is an upscale wine and craft beer tasting event featuring the best of Ohio wines and unique craft beers from Thirsty Dog Brewing Company. You'll also enjoy craft vendors, food trucks and great entertainment! General admission is $25 pre-sale or $35 at the door, and includes a commemorative wine glass and 10 tasting tickets. Proceeds benefit the Friends of Medina County Parks.











NEW! Spring Migration Birding Challenge

May 6 to 19 - Completed challenge forms are due by 5/31 to be included in the raffle.
Click HERE for the challenge form.
Introduction to eBird video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-t-0xAjxakw
How to submit your sighting on eBird mobile: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kIGI37m_YcI
How to upload your checklist - click HERE
A free online course if you want ALL the info: https://academy.allaboutbirds.org/product/ebird-essentials/

 

NEW! Summer Wildflower Challenge
June 15 to August 30
Click HERE for the challenge form.
Click HERE for the wildflower id guide.