Holliday in the Parks    Exploring Nature One Step at a Time

"Attack Invasives, Plant Native for Birds & Butterflies, GOOD Parks!"

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    Walks & Work days
    Invasive Plants
    Favorite Books
            Liberty Twp Parks
            Five Rivers
            Hamilton County
            Other Local
                Bulls Run
                Hueston Woods
            The Wilds

            Cedar Bog
            Cin Nature Center
            Magee Marsh
            Killdeer Plains
            Oak Openings

            Jasper Pulaski
            Brookville Lake
            Whitewater SP







Salamander Adventure

 In the spring, on a warm, wet evening salamanders at Indian Creek begin to move. It happens sometime between the last week of January and the end of March. Watch migrating salamanders and learn more about this species.

Sun, Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri., Sat. Jan. 29-Apr. 1, 8:30-10:00 PM
Indian Creek Mayer Shelter 6500 Springfield Rd., Oxford, OH 45056

Sign up for this unique opportunity.  Pre-registration required.

Registration at: 

You will be contacted by email regarding the exact date and time.


Owl Hoot

 Meet park staff and volunteers for an introduction to nocturnal animals and their adaptations. Followed by an EASY night hike to search for and call to owls in the winter woods. The night hike will be filled with activities along the way.


Saturday. February 27, 6:30-8:30 PM

1979 Bebb Park Lane, Okeana OH 45053

Meet at lower area parking lot.

Woodcock Wooing

Enjoy the sights and sounds of the mating display of the American Woodcock during this crepuscular (early evening) hike. Learn about the mysterious life style of this shorebird and its many names such as timberdoodle and bogsucker.

Saturday. March 12, 6:30-8:30 PM
Shelter 11


















Blooming in the Parks


Corpse Pant @ Miami Univ

Pepper & Salt
Dudley Woods March 22

Snow Trillium
Brukner Nature Center near Troy, Ohio
March 22, 2013

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For more information:                   Visit:  http://www.butlercountymetroparks.org


Email:  Chuckh@HollidayintheParks.com


"Attack Invasives, Plant Native for Birds & Butterflies, GOOD Parks!"





For more information contact: Chuck Holliday        ChuckH@hollidayintheparks.com







     Upcoming Calendar of Events

 Date              Place               Time                     Event

 Feb 27     Gov Bebb              6:30 pm      Owl Hoot

 Feb 29     Lakota West          6:00 pm      Lakota Family Fun Fair

 Mar 2      Lakota East           6:00 pm       Lakota Family Fun Fair

 Mar 12    VOA                     6:00 pm       Murder Mystery Theater

 Mar 12     Sebald                  6:30 pm       Woodcock Wooing

 April 16   Dudley Woods     10:00 am     Henn Wildflower Walk

 April 19   Crisholm               7:00 pm      Russell Spring Migration

 April 30   Dudley Woods     10:00 am     Garlic Mustard Pull

                Upcoming Work Days
 Date              Place               Time                     Event

  Mar 5        Allen Park        10:00 am         Give A Hand 
 Mar 19       Allen Park        10:00 am         Give A Hand
 Mar 26       Allen Park        10:00 am        Give A Hand

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