Join the Medina County Parks District in Celebrating the 21st Annual Earth Day Festival. There will be food and fun for all. They are hosting several workshops throughout the day as well as a morning Globe Trot, kids coloring contest, and a family fishing derby. The Raptor Center will be there with some of our Educational Ambassadors and lots of information about birds of prey! For more information find them on Facebook at @Medinacountyearthdayfestival or see the attached flyer at the bottom of the page!
Date: April 22, 2017
Time: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Buffalo Creek Retreat
8708 Hubbard Valley Rd
Seville, Ohio 44273
Flyer: Medina County Earth Day 2017
Join the Western Reserve Land Conservancy for the annual Medina Marsh Open House hosted by members of our Medina-Summit Chapter. This Mother’s Day Weekend, get a closeup view of rehabilitated raptors, take a guided hike through the property, and experience the natural beauty of this beautiful public park.
Date: May 13, 2017
Time: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: Medina Marsh
4266 Fenn Road,
Medina, OH 44256
Join us to ring in the 2017 baby season by celebrating at a baby shower! Bring a pack of puppy pads to enter our diaper raffle, eat like a bird at the “Tweet Sweet Cafe,” meet and greet with your favorite Educational Ambassadors and join the competition to see who is the favorite, be a baby bird in life sized nests, and many other activities. We hope to see you all there! Admission is free but donations are greatly appreciated!
Date: May 21, 2017
Time: 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Where: Hidden Hollow Camp
8672 Richman Rd,
Lodi, OH 44254
Help us celebrate Sue’s 70th birthday with a fundraiser for the Medina Raptor Center at the Akron Bird Store and More. We will be there with our birds from 1-3 PM but the event lasts all day. You will recieve 20% off of your entire purchase no matter what but if you bring a “Birthday Gift” you will receive 25% off.
Birthday Gifts are donations for the Raptor Center and include:
|Clorox or Lysol Wipes
||Dawn Dish Soap
Birthday Cake and refreshments will be served all day!
Date: April 1, 2017
Where: The Bird Store and More
117 Merz Blvd. Akron, Ohio 44333
Website: The Bird Store and More
Come one and all to the Ashland Public Library to learn about the amazing birds of prey you can see right in your backyard. This event hosted by the Ashland County Park District will feature up close encounters with live raptors including hawks, falcons, and owls. Learn all about how they survive in the wild and how we impact their lives. This event is free to the public so we hope to see everyone there!
Date: April 8, 2017
Time: 1:30 – 2:30PM
Where: Ashland Public Library
224 Claremont Ave., Ashland, OH 44805
Website: Ashland Public Library
Join us for the 17th annual Shreve Migration Sensation on Saturday, March 18 in Shreve, OH! This is a great opportunity to meet the MRC educational ambassadors up close and personal. In addition there will be a host of birding activities, including guided tours and workshops held by experts in their fields. Come on down for this fantastic event and support the Center!
Date: Saturday, March 18, 2017
Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm
Where: Shreve Elementary School
598 N Market St, Shreve, Ohio 44676
Website: Shreve Migration Sensation
Join us for the 60th Annual Buzzard Day to celebrate the return of the buzzards to Hinckley, Ohio! on Sunday, March 19 in Shreve, OH. The Medina Raptor Center will be there with one of their buzzard ambassadors. See this beautiful buzzard up close and learn more about them from the MRC staff.
Date: Sunday, March 19, 2017
Time: 7:00am – 4:00pm EDT
Where: Hinckley Elementary School
1586 Center Rd, Hinckley, Ohio 44233
Facebook: Buzzards Day, Hinckley, OH
Join the Medina Raptor Center on Sunday, February 12, at the Rocky River Reservation to meet some of our birds of prey. In addition learn about our rehabilitation program for injured raptors. The first program, at 2:00pm, will have a brief Raptor ID presentation before letting you see our educational ambassadors up close and personal. The second program, at 3:00pm, will have a presentation on rehabilitating raptors, followed by another chance to see our educational ambassadors. Admission is free, but space IS limited, so come early to get a seat!
Date: Sunday, February 12
2:00: Up Close and Personal Meeting with our Educational Raptors
3:00: Raptor Rehabilitation and Meeting with our Educational Raptors
24000 Valley Parkway, North Olmsted, OH 44070
Northwest Akron Branch Library Family Program:
Birds of Prey
Families are invited to meet and learn all about live birds of prey from the Medina Raptor Center! This program is geared toward families with children ages 3 and up. The program is free but please register to attend.
Call 330.836.1081 to register.
Date: Saturday, January 28, 2017
Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm EST
Location: Northwest Akron Branch Library
1720 Shatto Avenue
Akron, Ohio 44313
Website: Akron Northwest Library
Mysterious World of Owls
Join our nocturnal Educational Ambassadors at the Lodge at Allardale for the second Medina County Park District’s Mysterious World of Owls Program. Our owls will be there for you to see up close and personal while you learn about their special night time adaptations, how they affect our ecosystem and environment, and most especially how they came to the Center.
Friday, October 21, 2016
7:00pm – 8:30pm EST
The Lodge at Allardale
141 Remsen Rd, Medina Ohio 44256