Program & Event Flyers
Monthly Snapshots provide a complete list of all programming & events happening throughout the month.
See below for more detailed information about some upcoming programs & events. Registration and additional program information can be found at the Program & Events tab.
Various Saturday evenings February - November
Spring Salamanders & Amphibians with Jeff Davis
Saturday, March 9, 2019
Things that Flutter Series
Various Saturday mornings
River Center Series
Various Saturday afternoons
Tree ID Series
Saturday, April 6, 2019 & Saturday, October 26, 2019
Saturday, April 6, 2019 & Saturday, April 20, 2019
Flashlight Egg Hunt
Friday, April 12, 2019 & Friday, April 19, 2019
Wild About Wildflowers Series
Various Saturday mornings
Various times in Spring, Summer, & Fall
Dog-Gone Bone Hunt
Sunday, April 14, 2019
Big Week of Birding
April 23 & April 27 - May 4, 2019
Richter Day Celebration
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Earthstock | Earth Day Festival
Sunday, April 28, 2019
Creeking in the Parks
Every Thursday June 6 - August 1, 2019 (excluding July 4)
Family Fun Fridays
Every Friday June 7 - August 2, 2019
Every Tuesday June 11 - June 25 and July 9 - August 6, 2019
Great American Campout
Saturday, June 22, 2019
Ultimate Adventure Camps
June 24 - June 28 and July 22 - July 26, 2019
Crazy Cardboard Regatta - 10th Anniversary
Saturday, July 20, 2019
Movies in the Parks
Every Friday August 16 - September 20, 2019
3/15/19 - Partial Re-opening of Wiggly Field Dog ParkWiggly Field Dog Park at Voice of America MetroPark that was previously closed for construction is now re-open. However, the North Paddock and the adjacent Butler-Warren Trail remains closed under separate order until further notice. Please, visit "NEWS" for more information.
3/18/19 CLOSED - Great Miami River Trail (east), upstream of Boat Club Road, and portions of Timberhill Reservable Area and/or parts of Line Hill Area at Rentschler Forest MetroParkEffective March 18, 2019, the Great Miami River Trail (east), upstream of Boat Club Road, and portions of Timberhill Reservable Area and/or parts of Line Hill Area at Rentschler Forest MetroPark are closed due to upcoming tree clearing work until re-opened by the Executive Director. Please, visit "NEWS" for more information regarding this closure.
3/5/19 Partial Closure of Butler-Warren Trail at Voice of America MetroParkEffective at dark on March 5, 2019, the Butler-Warren Trail at Voice of America MetroPark will be partially closed for construction until re-opened by order of the Executive Director. Please, see "NEWS" for more information regarding this closure.
3/1/19 CLOSED - North Paddock of Wiggly Field Dog Park at Voice of America MetroParkThe North Paddock of Wiggly Field Dog Park at Voice of America MetroPark is temporarily closed due to construction, until re-opened by order of the Executive Director. Please, visit "NEWS" for more information on this closure.
2/26/19 CLOSED - Stander PreserveStander Preserve in Reily Township is closed and shall remain closed until further notice. Please, visit the "NEWS" section for more information regarding this closure.
2/6/19 CLOSED - Sycamore Bluffs PreserveEntire parcel of real property now known as Sycamore Bluffs Preserve, including parking area adjacent to Four Mile Creek, is closed to the public effective February 6, 2019, and shall remain closed until further notice due to upcoming bridge construction work by Butler County. Please, visit our "news" section for more information regarding this closure.
12/20/18 Partial Closure of Pumpkin Vine Trail of Rentschler Forest MetroParkA portion of the Pumpkin Vine Trail of Rentschler Forest MetroPark is closed to park visitors due to upcoming sewer line work by the Butler County Water and Sewer Department, effective December 20, 2018, until re-opened by the Executive Director. Please check the NEWS section of this website for more details regarding this closure.
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