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response to COVID-19 including program, facility and event closures and cancellations can be found at playkettering.org/covid19

Environmental Education Programs for Youth

The Habitat Nature Center allows all ages to learn about nature. How we all impact our world and how to make a difference in it. We offer year-round programs, so be sure to check out what we’re offering this season.
girl and rock
kids in forest

Environmental Education
Managed By: Kerri Miles
296-2477
Kerri.Miles@Ketteringoh.org

Upcoming Programs

Some of our upcoming programs are highlighted below. You can view our entire program offering in the Activities Guide.

Curious about the benefits exploring nature has for kids? Check out our recent blog post!

inflatable archery setInflatable Archery Camp-Out

Friday, May 1, 7 - 9 p.m.
Ages: 8 - 12
Join us for our archery camp-out! Try a shot at our inflatable archery set. Our archery will light the night with our NEW inflatable archery lights. We will also build a camp-fire and roast s'mores for a sweet treat.

Fee: $8/resident; $10/non-resident
Location: Habitat Environmental Center
Instructor: Shenna McGlone
View the registration page and enroll!

moonHowl at the Moon Camp-Out

Friday, May 8, 7 - 9 p.m.
Ages: 6 - 11
Parent's night out! Send your kids to the Habitat for a howling camp-out. Campers will explore the animals that prowl at night. We will take a moonlit night hike. Listen for owls and search for bats. Campers will dine on the finest s'mores over our campfire.
Fee: $10/resident; $12/non-resident
Location: Habitat Environmental Center
Instructor: Shenna McGlone
View the registration page and enroll!

wild birthday flyer

Looking for a fun, unique way to celebrate your child's next birthday? Try a Wild Birthday at the Habitat Center! Learn more about pricing, structure and party options on the Wild Birthdays homepage.

Habitat Adventures

The Habitat Environmental Center offers programming opportunities for groups including overnights, badge fulfillment, service projects and more.

Habitat Adventures
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