Metroparks at the Library

Metroparks Programs

2019 Summer | Fall

This fall, we're partnering with Metroparks Toledo to offer fun and educational programs about enjoying life in the great outdoors.

Join us for:

  • Camping Fun
  • Career Mixers
  • Coexisting with Coyotes
  • Falling Leaves
  • Turkey Talk
  • What Owls Eat

Metroparks Toledo Presents: Camping Fun

Tuesday Sep. 17
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Washington

Learn camping skills with fun and interactive games.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Falling Leaves

Tuesday Sep. 17
at 4:30 p.m.

Location: West Toledo

Discover why leaves change color and create a fall craft to take home.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Career Mixer

Wednesday Sep. 18
at 3:30 p.m.

Location: Sylvania

A job doesn't have to be boring. In fact, for many scientists, they found their job by doing things they enjoyed doing as kids.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Coexisting with Coyotes

Wednesday Sep. 18
at 6:00 p.m.

Location: Oregon

Coyotes now make their homes in even the most urban of settings. Explore the secret, unique world of these mostly nocturnal creatures and discover what you need to know to coexist with them.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Camping Fun

Thursday Sep. 19
at 6:30 p.m.

Location: King Road

Learn camping skills with fun and interactive games.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Camping Fun

Tuesday Sep. 24
at 3:30 p.m.

Location: Locke

Learn camping skills with fun and interactive games.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Falling Leaves

Thursday Sep. 26
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Birmingham

Discover why leaves change color and create a fall craft to take home.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Falling Leaves

Monday Sep. 30
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: South

Discover why leaves change color and create a fall craft to take home.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Coexisting with Coyotes

Tuesday Oct. 1
at 7:00 p.m.

Location: Locke

Coyotes now make their homes in even the most urban of settings. Explore the secret, unique world of these mostly nocturnal creatures and discover what you need to know to coexist with them.

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Flashlight Frenzy

Thursday Oct. 3
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Birmingham

It’s time to read by flashlight with your kids at the Library! Metroparks and Toledo Lucas County Public Library have teamed up and are giving out free flashlights throughout the month of October.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Coexisting with Coyotes

Friday Oct. 4
at 10:00 a.m.

Location: Holland

Coyotes now make their homes in even the most urban of settings. Explore the secret, unique world of these mostly nocturnal creatures and discover what you need to know to coexist with them.

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Flashlight Frenzy Read in a Pop Up Tent

Tuesday Oct. 8
at 3:30 p.m.

Location: King Road

Enjoy your next favorite book in one of our pop-up tents. Read by lantern light or flashlight.

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Flashlight Frenzy

Tuesday Oct. 8
at 6:00 p.m.

Location: Lagrange

It’s time to read by flashlight with your kids at the Library! Metroparks and Toledo Lucas County Public Library have teamed up and are giving out free flashlights throughout the month of October.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Mott Outdoors!

Wednesday Oct. 9
at 3:00 p.m.

Location: Mott

The Metroparks will help you explore and investigate all the nature in the Smith Park and Mott areas. Learn about the animals and plants in the park and find out how they live in the area.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Career Mixer

Saturday Oct. 12
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: King Road

A job doesn't have to be boring. In fact, for many scientists, they found their job by doing things they enjoyed doing as kids.

Event Details for Metroparks Toledo Presents: Career Mixer

Flashlight Frenzy

Monday Oct. 14
at 6:30 p.m.

Location: Waterville

It’s time to read by flashlight with your kids at the Library! Metroparks and Toledo Lucas County Public Library have teamed up and are giving out free flashlights throughout the month of October.

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Flashlight Frenzy Campfire Storytime

Monday Oct. 21
at 6:00 p.m.

Location: Sylvania

It's time to read by flashlight with your kids at the Library! Come to the library for a terrific storytime experience. Cozy pajamas, blankets and your favorite bedtime companions are welcome!

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Coexisting with Coyotes

Monday Oct. 21
at 7:00 p.m.

Location: West Toledo

Coyotes now make their homes in even the most urban of settings. Explore the secret, unique world of these mostly nocturnal creatures and discover what you need to know to coexist with them.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: What Owls Eat

Tuesday Oct. 22
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Washington

Become an owl scientist as you discover what an owl eats, construct an owl wing and compare your vision to an owl's.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Coexisting with Coyotes

Wednesday Oct. 23
at 7:00 p.m.

Location: Waterville

Coyotes now make their homes in even the most urban of settings. Explore the secret, unique world of these mostly nocturnal creatures and discover what you need to know to coexist with them.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Fallen Timbers

Friday Oct. 25
at 2:30 p.m.

Location: Point Place

Did you know that an important battle in American history took place in Lucas County? Learn the causes and consequences of a little-known war that culminated at the Battle of Fallen Timbers.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: What Owls Eat

Saturday Oct. 26
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: King Road

Become an owl scientist as you discover what an owl eats, construct an owl wing and compare your vision to an owl's.

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Flashlight Frenzy

Monday Oct. 28
at 6:00 p.m.

Location: West Toledo

It’s time to read by flashlight with your kids at the Library! Metroparks and Toledo Lucas County Public Library have teamed up and are giving out free flashlights throughout the month of October.

Event Details for Flashlight Frenzy

Flashlight Frenzy

Wednesday Oct. 30
at 3:00 p.m.

Location: Mott

It’s time to read by flashlight with your kids at the Library! Metroparks and Toledo Lucas County Public Library have teamed up and are giving out free flashlights throughout the month of October.

Event Details for Flashlight Frenzy

Metroparks Toledo Presents: Turkey Talk

Friday Nov. 1
at 10:00 a.m.

Location: Holland

Discover how Ohio's largest game bird survives in the wild, where it lives, what its predators are and what it eats.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: What Owls Eat

Monday Nov. 4
at 6:30 p.m.

Location: Waterville

Become an owl scientist as you discover what an owl eats, construct an owl wing and compare your vision to an owl's.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: What Owls Eat

Saturday Nov. 9
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Sylvania

Become an owl scientist as you discover what an owl eats, construct an owl wing and compare your vision to an owl's.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: What Owls Eat

Thursday Nov. 14
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Sanger

Become an owl scientist as you discover what an owl eats, construct an owl wing and compare your vision to an owl's.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Falling Leaves

Thursday Nov. 14
at 6:30 p.m.

Location: Heatherdowns

Discover why leaves change color and create a fall craft to take home.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Outdoor Career Opportunities

Friday Nov. 15
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Toledo Heights

Discover your future at the Metroparks as an outdoor professional. Hear about great opportunities in areas such as law enforcement, natural resources, maintenance, and outdoor programming.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Camping Fun

Monday Nov. 18
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: South

Learn camping skills with fun and interactive games.

Event Details for Metroparks Toledo Presents: Camping Fun

Metroparks Toledo Presents: Career Mixer

Tuesday Nov. 19
at 3:00 p.m.

Location: Holland

A job doesn't have to be boring. In fact, for many scientists, they found their job by doing things they enjoyed doing as kids.

Event Details for Metroparks Toledo Presents: Career Mixer

Metroparks Toledo Presents: Falling Leaves

Tuesday Nov. 19
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Washington

Discover why leaves change color and create a fall craft to take home.

Event Details for Metroparks Toledo Presents: Falling Leaves

Metroparks Toledo Presents: What Owls Eat

Tuesday Nov. 19
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Birmingham

Become an owl scientist as you discover what an owl eats, construct an owl wing and compare your vision to an owl's.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: What Owls Eat

Tuesday Nov. 19
at 4:30 p.m.

Location: West Toledo

Become an owl scientist as you discover what an owl eats, construct an owl wing and compare your vision to an owl's.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Turkey Talk

Wednesday Nov. 20
at 6:00 p.m.

Location: Oregon

Discover how Ohio's largest game bird survives in the wild, where it lives, what its predators are and what it eats.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Outdoor Career Opportunities

Saturday Nov. 23
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: King Road

Discover your future at the Metroparks as an outdoor professional. Hear about great opportunities in areas such as law enforcement, natural resources, maintenance, and outdoor programming.

Event Details for Metroparks Toledo Presents: Outdoor Career Opportunities

Metroparks Toledo Presents: Outdoor Career Opportunities

Monday Dec. 9
at 3:30 p.m.

Location: Locke

Discover your future at the Metroparks as an outdoor professional. Hear about great opportunities in areas such as law enforcement, natural resources, maintenance, and outdoor programming.

Event Details for Metroparks Toledo Presents: Outdoor Career Opportunities

Metroparks Toledo Presents: Career Mixer

Tuesday Dec. 10
at 3:30 p.m.

Location: Locke

A job doesn't have to be boring. In fact, for many scientists, they found their job by doing things they enjoyed doing as kids.

Event Details for Metroparks Toledo Presents: Career Mixer

Metroparks Toledo Presents: Camping Fun

Thursday Dec. 12
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Lagrange

Learn camping skills with fun and interactive games.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Camping Fun

Tuesday Dec. 17
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Birmingham

Learn camping skills with fun and interactive games.

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