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CANCELLED - Dog-Gone Bone Hunt

MetroParks of Butler County continues to monitor emerging facts relative to changes and/or new orders issued by the Governor or our local County Health Commissioners as it relates to MetroParks facilities and programs. Effective immediately all MetroParks Nature and Educational programming is cancelled until further notice.

Please visit the MetroParks of Butler County’s website – http://www.YourMetroParks.net- for the most updated information. Click on the white banner on the top of the home page for details.

Bring your pooch for an egg hunt designed for dogs! Put their nose to the test as they sniff out a dozen treat filled plastic eggs. They will a receive a new toy as an extra reward. Some activities include: shopping at dog-friendly vendors, dog obstacle course, socializing time, and photo opportunities!
Hunt times are scheduled by weight:

12:00 p.m. - Registration/Check-In Opens
1:00 p.m. – Dogs Under 30 pounds
1:15 p.m. – Dogs 30-50 pounds
1:30 p.m. – Dogs 50 pounds and over

Event Rules: We ask that all dogs are well-behaved, socialized, and current on vaccinations. One dog per handler. Stoop and scoop rules apply – we will provide poop bags and garbage cans at the event for your use. Dogs must remain on a leash at all times during the event.

Sunday. April 5, 12:00-3:00 PM
Cancelled

CANCELLED - Show and Tell on the Farm - ABC's of Farm Life

MetroParks of Butler County continues to monitor emerging facts relative to changes and/or new orders issued by the Governor or our local County Health Commissioners as it relates to MetroParks facilities and programs. Effective immediately all MetroParks Nature and Educational programming is cancelled until further notice.

Please visit the MetroParks of Butler County’s website – http://www.YourMetroParks.net- for the most updated information. Click on the white banner on the top of the home page for details.

Let's continue the ABC's of Farm Life at Show and Tell! Through hands-on activities we'll learn about items starting with the letters "G-H" on the farm while enjoying a craft, snack and live animal demonstrations, too. FREE program for all ages.

Sunday. April 5, 2:00-3:00 PM
Cancelled

CANCELLED - Egg Orienteering

MetroParks of Butler County continues to monitor emerging facts relative to changes and/or new orders issued by the Governor or our local County Health Commissioners as it relates to MetroParks facilities and programs. Effective immediately all MetroParks Nature and Educational programming is cancelled until further notice.

Please visit the MetroParks of Butler County’s website – http://www.YourMetroParks.net- for the most updated information. Click on the white banner on the top of the home page for details.

Join Orienteering Cincinnati, Inc. (http://www.ocin.org) to learn this fun sport. Start times are available from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. with courses from beginner through advanced difficulty being offered.

The beginner's course will have baskets of plastic eggs at each checkpoint. Children collect the plastic eggs and exchange them for candy or a toy at the finish. Adults may accompany young children on the egg course at no additional charge.

A MetroParks of Butler County vehicle permit is required and will be available at the event.

Thursday. April 9, 5:00-7:00 PM
Cancelled

CANCELLED - Show and Tell on the Farm - Break Out of the Shell

MetroParks of Butler County continues to monitor emerging facts relative to changes and/or new orders issued by the Governor or our local County Health Commissioners as it relates to MetroParks facilities and programs. Effective immediately all MetroParks Nature and Educational programming is cancelled until further notice.

Please visit the MetroParks of Butler County’s website – http://www.YourMetroParks.net- for the most updated information. Click on the white banner on the top of the home page for details.

Break out of the shell during show and tell at Chrisholm Historic Farmstead. Through hands-on activities, craft, snack and live animal demonstrations we will explore the life cycle of animals that hatch from eggs. FREE program for all ages.

Thursday. April 9, 6:30-7:30 PM
Cancelled

CANCELLED - Flashlight Egg Hunt - Sebald Park Field Course

MetroParks of Butler County continues to monitor emerging facts relative to changes and/or new orders issued by the Governor or our local County Health Commissioners as it relates to MetroParks facilities and programs. Effective immediately all MetroParks Nature and Educational programming is cancelled until further notice.

Please visit the MetroParks of Butler County’s website – http://www.YourMetroParks.net- for the most updated information. Click on the white banner on the top of the home page for details.

Break out your flashlight and get out in the fields for Easter! Join us at Elk Creek Sebald Area for a "Field Only" Flashlight Egg Hunt. Bring your own flashlight and join in the fun! Egg cartons will be provided for collecting. Check-in opens at 8:30 p.m.

Registration is required by 4/8/2020.

If you are seeking a "Trail Only" Hunt instead, please register for the program being held at Forest Run Wildlife Preserve on 4/3/2020 at http://reservations.yourmetroparks.net/programs/2159/

Program Times:
9:00 p.m.: 3 to 5-year-old hunt
9:15 p.m.: 6 to 8-year-old hunt
9:30 p.m.: 9 to 12-year-old hunt
9:45 p.m.: Family Hunt (if you have multiple aged children that want to participate together)

Participants will hunt for one dozen eggs to exchange for a bag of goodies. Be sure to look out for the golden eggs to redeem for extra prizes!

Friday. April 10, 8:30-10:30 PM
Cancelled

CANCELLED - Wild About Spring Wildflowers

MetroParks of Butler County continues to monitor emerging facts relative to changes and/or new orders issued by the Governor or our local County Health Commissioners as it relates to MetroParks facilities and programs. Effective immediately all MetroParks Nature and Educational programming is cancelled until further notice.

Please visit the MetroParks of Butler County’s website – http://www.YourMetroParks.net- for the most updated information. Click on the white banner on the top of the home page for details.

MetroParks of Butler County continues to monitor emerging facts relative to changes and/or new orders issued by the Governor or our local County Health Commissioners as it relates to MetroParks facilities and programs. Effective immediately all MetroParks Nature and Educational programming is cancelled until further notice.

Please visit the MetroParks of Butler County’s website – http://www.YourMetroParks.net- for the most updated information. Click on the white banner on the top of the home page for details.

One of the best surprises you can find on a hike is a pop of bright color in early spring! We’ll be searching for plenty of colorful spring wildflowers at Davidson Wood area, but what may surprise you the most is that some of the brightest flowers are most likely to be found in the shady wetlands! A great example is the bright yellow Large-Flowered Bellwort. FREE! Pre-registration is required. Meet at the Meijer parking lot and carpool due to limited parking.

Saturday. April 11, 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Cancelled

CANCELLED - Egg Orienteering

MetroParks of Butler County continues to monitor emerging facts relative to changes and/or new orders issued by the Governor or our local County Health Commissioners as it relates to MetroParks facilities and programs. Effective immediately all MetroParks Nature and Educational programming is cancelled until further notice.

Please visit the MetroParks of Butler County’s website – http://www.YourMetroParks.net- for the most updated information. Click on the white banner on the top of the home page for details.

Join Orienteering Cincinnati, Inc. (http://www.ocin.org) to learn this fun sport. Start times are available from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. with courses from beginner through advanced difficulty being offered.

The beginner's course will have baskets of plastic eggs at each checkpoint. Children collect the plastic eggs and exchange them for candy or a toy at the finish. Adults may accompany young children on the egg course at no additional charge.

A MetroParks of Butler County vehicle permit is required and will be available at the event.

Saturday. April 11, 12:00-2:00 PM
Cancelled

CANCELLED - Animal Games

MetroParks of Butler County continues to monitor emerging facts relative to changes and/or new orders issued by the Governor or our local County Health Commissioners as it relates to MetroParks facilities and programs. Effective immediately all MetroParks Nature and Educational programming is cancelled until further notice.

Please visit the MetroParks of Butler County’s website – http://www.YourMetroParks.net- for the most updated information. Click on the white banner on the top of the home page for details.

Fly, leap, crawl! Come play and have fun in the park like an animal in our Animal Games nature program. Learn how animals get around and figure out how your moves compare! Can you flap as fast as a hummingbird or hop like a toad? Join in on the fun to find out!

FREE and open to all ages. Meet at Shelter A. Registration is requested by calling 513.867.5348. Walk-ups are welcome!

Saturday. April 11, 3:00-4:30 PM
Huffman Park - 2100 John Gray Road Fairfield Ohio 45014

Show and Tell on the Farm - NO PROGRAM EASTER WEEKEND

There will be no Show and Tell on the Farm program during the Easter weekend. MetroParks sites are open for you to enjoy your Sunday! The next Show and Tell on the Farm will be on Thursday, April 16th from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. celebrating Earth Day is Every Day.
Sunday. April 12, 2:00-3:00 PM
Cancelled

CANCELLED - Show and Tell on the Farm - Earth Day is Every Day

MetroParks of Butler County continues to monitor emerging facts relative to changes and/or new orders issued by the Governor or our local County Health Commissioners as it relates to MetroParks facilities and programs. Effective immediately all MetroParks Nature and Educational programming is cancelled until further notice.

Please visit the MetroParks of Butler County’s website – http://www.YourMetroParks.net- for the most updated information. Click on the white banner on the top of the home page for details.

Earth day is every day at Chrisholm Historic Farmstead. Come out and see what MetroParks is doing to be in the "green". Learn how to be good stewards of the earth through fun activities, craft, snack and live animal demonstrations. FREE program for all ages.

Thursday. April 16, 6:30-7:30 PM
Cancelled
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