Being in nature, enjoying the moment, learning to see and appreciate things as they are is a wonderful practice. Visit parts of the parks as we spend the summer relaxing.
SUN. JUN 2, 2:00-3:30 PM
AULLWOOD GARDEN METROPARK, 955 Aullwood Rd.
Today we’ll visit the woods and experience the color, texture and wonderful size of trees. Learn about the concept of forest bathing and how being in the woods can make our lives better and more stress-free. We’ll meet in the parking lot. Registration required. Age: 18Y and up Fee: $5
VISITING GARDEN ROOMS
SUN. JUL 7, 2:00-3:30 PM
WEGERZYN GARDENS METROPARK, Formal Gardens, 1301 E. Siebenthaler Ave.
Summer means flower and vegetable gardens in full production and beauty. Tour the garden rooms at Wegerzyn, looking for the dynamics that create excitement or serenity. Experience how plant placement, color or texture choices influence our mood. Registration required. Age: 18Y and up Fee: $5
LISTENING TO PRAIRIE SOUNDS
SUN. AUG 4, 2:00-3:30 PM
AULLWOOD GARDEN METROPARK, Aullwood Gardens, 955 Aullwood Rd.
Prairie flowers and grasses are at their peak, alive with color and creatures while they enrich the soil. Join us as we enjoy the visual impact of these grasslands and listen to the sounds of insects and birds. Prairies have always been special places in our environment. We’ll meet in the parking lot. Registration required. Age: 18Y and up Fee: $5
WATCHING THE RIVER
SUN. SEP 8, 2:00-3:30 PM
WEGERZYN GARDENS METROPARK, Program Parking Area, 1301 E. Siebenthaler Ave.
Meander along the beautiful Stillwater River as we unveil its history and significance as an Ohio Designated Scenic River. Experience the river’s sounds and watch the colors and sparkles of the water in sun and shade. We’ll discuss the concept of Blue Mind and how humans interact with and are connected to water. Registration required. Age: 18Y and up Fee: $5
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