Naturalist Programs

Public Programs:

Winter Lecture Series – Bringing Nature Home

Tuesday, March 6th
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Pattison Park Lodge

Learn from one of our local Master Gardeners about the importance of landscaping with native plants and turning your lawn into a haven for wildlife. Discover what plants are best for your goals and where you can find them. We will have refreshments and giveaways.

Pancakes in the Park
Saturday, March 10th
8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at Pattison Park Lodge

Join us for our 13th annual pancake breakfast at Pattison Park Lodge on March 10th from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Tickets include pancake breakfast, a tour of the Park District’s sugar bush and sugar shack and much more! Tickets are available at the door (Adults $6, Seniors $5, Kids (6-12) $3, Kids (0-5) free).

Pop-Up Naturalist Series – Wildflower Walk
Sunday, March 25th
10 a.m. – 11 a.m. at Sycamore Park

Join us as we keep an eye out for emerging spring wildflowers. These plants are a special treat since they only bloom for a short time every spring! You can learn how to identify these plants and what makes them unique. This event is free and open to the public

Learn to Square Dance!
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at Pattison Park Lodge

Grab your partner and save the dates for our FREE Square Dancing Lessons with the Clermont County Park District and our wonderful musicians and caller, Barb Hirst Shade Childers and Russ Childers! First lesson starts Tuesday, January 16th from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm at Pattison Park Lodge! Please contact our Naturalists at 513.240.2615 or to register for these lessons! YEE HAW!

Every Tuesday:

January 16th, 23rd, 30th

February 13th, 20th & 27th

Final Square Dance & Party on March 13th

Please contact Jana Marshall—Westhoven at 513-240-2615 for information on all the Park District Naturalist Programs