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
Additional Sibling: $8/month
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.