Wednesday
June
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Wednesday
June
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Every Wednesday
June 09, 2021 - June 30, 2021
Wednesday
July
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Wednesday
August
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Every Wednesday
July 14, 2021 - August 18, 2021
  • Oglebay Institute's Schrader Environmental Education Center
    465 Lodge Drive
    Wheeliing, WV 26003
  • 304-242-6855
  • Hours
    2:00-2:45pm
  • oionline.com
  • $5 per person. Free for OI members or those with activity wristbands.

Join us for a fun afternoon as we explore Waddles Run to gently catch, study and release crayfish, insects and fish.

Nets and collection buckets provided. Wear boots and clothes that can get wet!  Program meets at pull-off by intersection of Warden Run Road and Falls Drive.

Available 2-2:45pm Wednesdays, June 9 through August 18. (Does not meet July 7.) All ages welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

$5 per person. Free for OI members or those with activity wristbands.

Explore nature as a family…

Replace your child’s screen time with green time! Our family nature programs bring families together for quality time learning about nature. So, get outside and explore! Activities ignite children’s interests in science and nature. Children socialize with other kids outside of a traditional classroom setting. They have a lot of fun, too. And parents meet and connect with other parents. Most of all, our programs instill a lifelong appreciation and respect for the natural world.

More about the Schrader Center:

The Schrader Center offers dozens of seasonal nature programs for all ages. Nature enthusiasts gather here to experience a sense of community around a shared love of nature. Preschoolers through adults enjoy our year-round nature activities. Our hands-on programs expand nature knowledge, promote outdoor discovery and foster lifelong learning.