- Log Off... Shut Down... Get Outside!
Log Off... Shut Down... Get Outside!
Are looking for new way to explore the outdoors? Well then, at MetroParks, you are in the right place! All you have to do is Log Off... Shut Down... Get Outside!
Nature related topics, crafts, activities and ways to enjoy the outdoors will be shared in the links below and on the MetroParks of Butler County Facebook page! Check back often and/or follow us to make sure you don't miss a thing! All posts will include things you can do at MetroParks locations and most can even be done in your own backyard!
Send pictures or share your findings & completed activities to Programs@YourMetroParks.net. Then come back for the next challenge. Don't worry if you miss a day. Find all of MetroParks ideas right here on this page. Once you check out the idea for fun it's simple Log Off... Shut Down... Get Outside!
All MetroParks outdoor park locations remain open from 8:00 a.m. until dusk (normal hours). The importance of social distancing while in the park is still key to preventing the spread of COVID-19. Keep a minimum of 6 feet between yourself and others not from your household while in the park and elsewhere.
Swallows - Part 2 - May 28, 2020
Poison Ivy - May 26, 2020
Buckeye Tree & State of Ohio Natural Symbols - May 25, 2020
Patterns in Nature - May 22, 2020
Swallows - Part 1 - May 21, 2020
Common Milkweed - May 19, 2020
Chrisholm Historic Farmstead's Goats - May 18, 2020
A Walk in the Rain - May 15, 2020
Eastern Cottontail Rabbits - May 14, 2020
Tell Tale Signs of Spring - May 13, 2020
Great Horned Owl- May 11, 2020
National Bike Month - May 7, 2020
Compost Critters - May 5, 2020
Nests & Nest Boxes - April 30, 2020
Sketching Outdoors - April 28, 2020
Chicken Chat- April 23, 2020
Seeds - April 21, 2020
Strawberry Plants & Craft- April 16, 2020
Dogs on the Farm - April 14, 2020
Mud Painting - April 9, 2020
Spring Wildflowers - April 7, 2020
Habitats - April 2. 2020
Spring Scavenger Hunt - March 31, 2020
We offer a periodic newsletter with information about upcoming events and programs.
Create Family fun
MetroParks provides opportunities to experience open green spaces near home. Pick the time of day that fits your busy schedule to spend some time with nature. Hike a trail, wander through natural habitats, view wildlife or just play! Please consider donating to further MetroParks ability to provide these resources.