Monthly Archives: April 2018

SUMMER SPORTS CAMP

Registration is NOW OPEN for the Lorain County Metro Parks Sports Camp, set the final week of June for boys and girls entering 3rd-6th grades.  REGISTER NOW Click to Register! CAMP DATES/TIMES Monday, June 25th – Friday, June 29th 8:00am-12:00pm … Continue reading

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Time Among the Butterflies

Serenity: the slow, soft feeling of languorous quiet.  A peaceful feeling: one full of thick stillness and light breezes. It’s the feeling one gets while spending time among the butterflies. Butterflies, with their swift wings and quiet movements, are by … Continue reading

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Spring arrives at Schoepfle Garden?

Spring has taken its time but we are seeing the first real flush of blooms and color throughout the garden.  Daffodils, crocus, hyacinth, grape hyacinth, forsythia, Lenten rose, squill and glory of the snow.  More will be on the way … Continue reading

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Jr. Warrior Dash Scheduled for May 13th

AMHERST – The 4th annual Jr. Warrior Dash of Lorain County will take place on Sunday, May 13th at the Mercy Health & Recreation Center (Hollstein Reservation) in Amherst.The obstacle course race will feature fun and challenging obstacles that will … Continue reading

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Where’s Spring?

Spring is just around the corner, so they say. Or is it? Although winter seems to still have Northern Ohio in it’s grasp, Spring actually started early this year!  In fact, it is early by approximately 20 days in southern … Continue reading

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CVC Raptor Appreciation Day!

Meet & learn about Smokey (Eastern screech owl), pictured here, and our other nine Raptor Center birds (red-tailed hawks, owls, falcons, turkey vulture!) during our FREE Raptor Appreciation Day on Saturday 21st from 1:00-4:00pm! We’ll be celebrating these amazing predators … Continue reading

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