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Let's Go Hiking! Bingo Trek

There are so many amazing things to find in the parks and in nature. Lets Go Hiking at Harbin Park to explore, discover, and fill out our nature bingo boards. How many items can you find? A bird nest, a spider web, a wildflower? Join in to find out!

FREE and open to all ages! Pre-registration is requested by calling 513-867-5348. Well meet at Shelter #6.

Saturday. May 21, 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Harbin Park - 1300 Hunter Rd, Fairfield, OH 45014

Open House Tour

Join the Friends of Chrisholm for a tour of the Augspurger House! During this tour, you will learn about the rich history of the Augspurger family, including the Amish Mennonite story and the farming history of the region.
Saturday. May 21, 1:00-3:00 PM
Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead 2070 Woodsdale Road Trenton OH 45067

Mindfulness in Nature

Immerse yourself in the healing practice of forest bathing and mindfulness. A guide will lead you through a series of meditative practices to connect you with your surroundings. Presented in partnership with Oxford Community Yoga.

Walk-ins are welcome, registration is requested. Recommended ages 13 and up.

Saturday. May 21, 1:00-3:30 PM
Indian Creek MetroPark Mayer Shelter 6500 Springfield Road Oxford OH 45056

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

ABC's of Farm Life celebrating items that start with the letter K. Special guest, Mrs. Nancy, will help us explore knitting with fun activities. Do you know which animals have baby kits? Visit us during show and tell for hands-on activities, craft and spend time with the farm animals, too.

FREE program for all ages! Registration requested, walk-ins welcome.

Sunday. May 22, 2:00-3:00 PM
Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead 2070 Woodsdale Road Trenton OH 45067

Hump Day Concert Series- Kevin McCoy Band + Touch a Truck Event

Ready to rock out with MetroParks?!

Join MetroParks and presenting sponsor, UC Health, every Wednesday from May 25th to August 10th for FREE outdoor concerts at the Athletic Complex at Voice of America MetroPark in West Chester, Ohio. Come early to enjoy all new exciting pre-show activities and stay for the excellent food trucks and tunes.

6PM - 7PM: Touch a Truck! See and explore vehicles from MetroParks, BCRTA, Emergency Management Agency of Butler County, and Jimmy's Limo.

7PM - 9PM: Kevin McCoy Band- Kevin is a singer-songwriter who combines his Rock and R&B influences along with his unmistakable country voice to create a style of music all his own.

Food Truck: TBD

Wednesday. May 25, 6:00-9:00 PM
Voice of America MetroPark Athletic Complex 7850 VOA Park Drive West Chester, Ohio 45069

Show and Tell on the Farm - Slow Food vs Fast Food

What is slow food versus fast food? Find out through a fun scavenger hunt on the farm, craft, grow your own slow food to take home and visit the farm animals, too.

FREE program for all ages! Registration requested, walk-ins welcome.

Thursday. May 26, 10:00-11:00 AM
Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead 2070 Woodsdale Road Trenton OH 45067

Seasons in the Park

From the pristine whiteness of winter to the beautiful mosaic that is fall, join us for all four seasons in the parks! Explore the yearly changes in three of your MetroParks every 4th Saturday of the month! Stop by for a few or do them all, youre sure to see the change a year can make!

FREE and open to all ages. Registration requested; Walk-ins welcome.

Saturday. May 28, 2:00-3:30 PM
Rentschler Forest MetroPark Reigart Road Area Walsh Shelter 5701 Reigart Road Fairfield Twp OH 45011

Hump Day Concert Series- Bohemian Funk + National Dino Day

Are you ready to rock out with MetroParks?!

Join MetroParks and presenting sponsor, UC Health, every Wednesday from May 25th to August 10th for FREE outdoor concerts at the Athletic Complex at Voice of America MetroPark in West Chester, Ohio. Come early to enjoy all new exciting pre-show activities and stay for the excellent food trucks and tunes.

6PM - 7PM: National Dino Day- Stations will be set up for people of all ages to celebrate the originals rockers- dinosaurs! Features include an archeologist activity, games, and a craft.

7PM - 9PM: Bohemian Funk- Best described as Rock N Soul, Bohemian Funk's music is a modern take on classic rock n roll blended with elements of southern rock, country, gospel, reggae & blues.

Food truck: Wraptor Cafe

Wednesday. June 1, 6:00-9:00 PM
Voice of America MetroPark Athletic Complex 7850 VOA Park Drive West Chester, Ohio 45069

Creeking in the Parks

Join MetroParks and Butler Soil and Water Conservation District every Thursday in June and July from 10:00a.m. 12:00p.m. as we explore creeks and waterways in the parks throughout Butler County.

We will be at a different park each week, so there are always new areas to explore! We'll look for creek critters such as: amphibians, fish, reptiles, and macroinvertebrates, and even fossils!

This week at Rentschler Forest MetroPark Reigart Road Area, we will explore a direct creek watershed of the Great Miami River!

Please wear close-toed shoes for all creeking events. Based on unsafe weather and/or water levels, cancellations are possible. Please check back here, the MetroParks of Butler County website*, or the MetroParks Facebook page** for any potential updates.

*Website: https://www.yourmetroparks.net/
**Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/metroparks/

Thursday. June 2, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
Rentschler Forest MetroPark - Reigart Road Area - 5701 Reigart Rd, Fairfield Township, OH 45011

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

ABC's of Farm Life celebrating items that start with the letter L. What grows long on longhorn cattle? Do you eat any vegetables or fruit that start with the letter L? Answer these questions and find out more through fun hands-on activities, craft and live animal demonstrations.

FREE program for all ages. Registration is requested, walk-ins are welcome.

Thursday. June 2, 6:30-7:30 PM
Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead 2070 Woodsdale Road Trenton OH 45067
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