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1:00 pm Summer Gardening @ Litzenberg Memorial Woods
Summer Gardening @ Litzenberg Memorial Woods
Jun 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
A program on summer gardening at Litzenberg Memorial Woods will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. June 26 with costumed interpreters of the McKinnis family tending the garden in preparation for the late summer and fall harvest. A variety of gardening techniques and tasks used in the 1840s will be demonstrated, and visitors may have an opportunity to help. The free, family program requires no registration. For more information, call the Hancock Park District office at 419-425-7275.
9:00 am ABCs of Pioneer Life @ Litzenberg Memorial Woods
ABCs of Pioneer Life @ Litzenberg Memorial Woods
Jun 27 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
A Budding Historian Camp, offered by Hancock Park District staff, “ABCs of Pioneer Life,” will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 27 through June 30 at Litzenberg Memorial Woods and the McKinnis House. The camp, for 6-8 year olds, will be held with a minimum of six and maximum of 20 individuals. Participants should bring a sack lunch and a water bottle daily. Registration is $50 per child and must be made by June 22. A medical form is required and available online: www.HancockParks.com. For more information, call the park district office, 419-425-7275.
8:30 am Archery for Beginners @ Oakwoods Nature Preserve
Archery for Beginners @ Oakwoods Nature Preserve
Jun 28 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Archery for beginners will be held at Dold Lake in Oakwoods Nature Preserve from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. to noon June 28-29. Participants can choose either session. A certified archery instructor will lead the sessions, which include equipment and targets. Participants must be at least 9 years old. Registration is $10 per person, and a signed medical form for participants under 18 years old must be provided by 4:30 p.m. Friday. Medical forms are available online at www.HancockParks.com or at the Hancock Park District office, 1424 E. Main Cross St. Parking is available in the front parking lot at Oakwoods Nature Preserve. For more information, call the park office at 419-425-7275.
8:30 am May the Forces of Energy Be with You @ Hancock Historical Museum
May the Forces of Energy Be with You @ Hancock Historical Museum
Jun 28 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
The Hancock Historical Museum will host a “May the Forces of Energy Be with You” camp June 28-30. Sessions for youth ages 7-12 will be held from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Participants will investigate the history and science of sound, light, force/motion and electricity. Students will also travel to One Energy to see the new wind turbines up close. The cost is $40 per student for museum members and $50 for nonmembers. The camp is sponsored in part by Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Hancock Wood Electric and One Energy. To register, stop by the museum at 422 W. Sandusky St. or call 419-423-4433. Payment is due prior to the start of camp.
6:00 pm Planetarium Program — Galaxies @ Discovery Center at Oakwoods Nature Preserve
Planetarium Program — Galaxies @ Discovery Center at Oakwoods Nature Preserve
Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm
A program on galaxies will be presented in the Hancock Park District inflatable planetarium at 6 p.m. June 28 in the Discovery Center at Oakwoods Nature Preserve. The program, recommended for 5-year-olds and up, is free, but registration is required because of limited space. Registration deadline is noon on June 27 at the Hancock Park District office. Participants must sit on the floor. Handicap accessibility is available. For more information, call the park office at 419-425-7275.
8:30 am Archery for Beginners @ Oakwoods Nature Preserve
Archery for Beginners @ Oakwoods Nature Preserve
Jun 29 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Archery for beginners will be held at Dold Lake in Oakwoods Nature Preserve from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. to noon June 28-29. Participants can choose either session. A certified archery instructor will lead the sessions, which include equipment and targets. Participants must be at least 9 years old. Registration is $10 per person, and a signed medical form for participants under 18 years old must be provided by 4:30 p.m. Friday. Medical forms are available online at www.HancockParks.com or at the Hancock Park District office, 1424 E. Main Cross St. Parking is available in the front parking lot at Oakwoods Nature Preserve. For more information, call the park office at 419-425-7275.
8:30 am May the Forces of Energy Be with You @ Hancock Historical Museum
May the Forces of Energy Be with You @ Hancock Historical Museum
Jun 29 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
The Hancock Historical Museum will host a “May the Forces of Energy Be with You” camp June 28-30. Sessions for youth ages 7-12 will be held from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Participants will investigate the history and science of sound, light, force/motion and electricity. Students will also travel to One Energy to see the new wind turbines up close. The cost is $40 per student for museum members and $50 for nonmembers. The camp is sponsored in part by Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Hancock Wood Electric and One Energy. To register, stop by the museum at 422 W. Sandusky St. or call 419-423-4433. Payment is due prior to the start of camp.
8:30 am May the Forces of Energy Be with You @ Hancock Historical Museum
May the Forces of Energy Be with You @ Hancock Historical Museum
Jun 30 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
The Hancock Historical Museum will host a “May the Forces of Energy Be with You” camp June 28-30. Sessions for youth ages 7-12 will be held from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Participants will investigate the history and science of sound, light, force/motion and electricity. Students will also travel to One Energy to see the new wind turbines up close. The cost is $40 per student for museum members and $50 for nonmembers. The camp is sponsored in part by Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Hancock Wood Electric and One Energy. To register, stop by the museum at 422 W. Sandusky St. or call 419-423-4433. Payment is due prior to the start of camp.
7:00 pm Art in the Park: Nature Journaling @ Discovery Center at Oakwoods Nature Preserve
Art in the Park: Nature Journaling @ Discovery Center at Oakwoods Nature Preserve
Jun 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
An “Art in the Park: Nature Journaling” program, the second of three workshops, will be held from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. June 30 at the Discovery Center in Oakwoods Nature Preserve. The focus will be wildflowers and foliage, with both indoor and outdoor time to study and record trees, forbs and grasses. Participants will explore nature journaling techniques including observation, sketching, painting and writing. The program is part of the Adult Nature Education Program through the Hancock Park District. The free program is recommended for teens and adults. There is no registration necessary. Participants should bring colored pencils, a sketchbook, a pencil and an eraser. For more information, call the park district office at 419-425-7275.

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