Homeschool Program

 Did you know that the Ohio Bird Sanctuary offers programming exclusively for home school families?  Each session, conducted from 1-3pm on the third Friday of the month, includes a hike focusing on the theme, animal visitors, life science activities, and a corresponding craft.  Each lesson is taught by licensed educators who are also certified through Project WILD as trained outdoor educators. Learn more about Project WILD here

2017-2018 Dates and Topics

Each session is conducted on the third Friday of the month from 1-3 pm. 

                                                 Fall Session: Critters, Critters, & More Critters                                                   

                                         Sept 15: Invertebrates & Insects                                              

                                               Oct 20: Mammals and Birds                                                     

                                Nov 17: Reptiles, Amphibians, & Fish                           

Winter Session: Forest Arts

Dec 15: Nature-Inspired Jewelry Making

Jan 19: Journey Sticks & Tracking

Feb 16: Make a Bow & Arrow, Intro to Archery

Spring Session: Service Learning

March 16: TBA

April 20: Invasive Species Removal

May 18: Butterfly Garden Maintenance, Receive Caterpillars to raise       




or $25/Student/Session

Additional Sibling: $8/month

or $24/session

Registration begins August 1st, 2017 and registration forms may be found by clicking here. Forms must be printed and mailed to the Sanctuary with payment in order to be registered for the event. 


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