Events and Initiatives

Programs and Events: Spring 2022

Check out these programs by our partners and are offering this Spring! Education and trainings are also included.

Centerville-Washington Park District

Creek Week
All Ages
July 18 – 22; 6-7:30 pm
Centerville, OH
Various Locations
https://cwpd.recdesk.com/Community/Program
Free for Centerville and Washington Twp Residents; $4 per session for non-resident families
Registration is required and closes 48 hours before each session.

Creek Week is back with 5 sessions in July to explore your waterways. Individuals attending the program will receive a Creek Week patch. Please dress to be in the creek. Close-toed shoes required. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

 Old-Fashioned Family Picnic and Fun 
All ages
Wednesday, Aug 10
Bill Yeck Park, Smith House entrance
2230 E. Centerville-Station Rd. Centerville, OH
Free

You provide the picnic, we provide the fun! Join Centerville-Washington History and the Park District for a relaxing wrap up to a spectacular summer. Drop in anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. with your picnic. After eating, join in a ball game, a nature hike, and learn some new, old-fashioned games/activities that would have been popular amongst earlier generations. This is a Tools to Trek program.
Registration is not required. No pets, please. Additional parking is available at Forest Field Park.

Other Program Resources

Brukner Nature Center Young Birders Club

Geared just for students in grades 6TH-12TH with an interest in birding, membership in the YBC is just $10/year, plus high-quality binoculars and field guides are provided for meetings and field trips, so no additional equipment is needed!  Please contact Brian for more information at brian@bruknernaturecenter.com!

Initiatives

MVLNCI has Partnered with Dayton Regional Green on a Connect to Nature Site Certification.  Our work was featured in an article on the Children and Nature Network written by Richard Louv! Click Here to read about this initiative.

Information from our past Safe Routes Forum event can be found here.  http://www.mvrpc.org/transportation/complete-streets/safe-routes

The MVLNCI collaborative engages and empowers our community to make time and create access for outdoor exploration, play and learning.

Contact us at miamivalleylnci@gmail.com

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Partners

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Summit

Summit

Certification

Connect to Nature Award Nomination

Resources

Resources