Nature Programming

Fairfield Parks & Recreation offers a variety of nature programming throughout the year. While several of the programs are free, please let us know your coming by calling 513-767-5348 or stopping by our offices in the Fairfield Community Arts Center at 411 Wessel Dr. in Fairfield. 

Let's Go Hiking

ALL AGES | INSTRUCTOR: MetroParks of Butler County
3rd Saturday of the Month | 10:30 am — Noon | *FREE
On the third Saturday of each month join us and MetroParks of Butler County in one of our beautiful parks for a hike.

TopicDateLocationPathTerrain
Winter Tree IDSaturday, Jan 19Huffman ParkPavedHilly
Tracks, Scats & SignsSaturday, Feb 16Harbin ParkTrailHilly
Eastern BluebirdsSaturday, Mar 16Huffman ParkPavedHilly
Spring WildflowersSaturday, Apr 20Huffman ParkPavedHilly

Fossils

ALL AGES | INSTRUCTOR: MetroParks of Butler County
FREE for all ages

Our region of Ohio has some very unique fossils that you can’t find anywhere else! Join MetroParks of Butler County and Fairfield Parks & Recreation to learn about the different types of fossils found in the Southwest corner of Ohio and why they are unique. The program will include a lot of fun crafts and activities that may get messy—so dress appropriately!

DateLocationTime
Saturday, Mar 24Point Pleasant Park2 - 3:30 PM


Spring Babies

ALL AGES | INSTRUCTOR: MetroParks of Butler County
FREE for all ages

It’s spring time! That means the beginning of new life for animals of all kinds! Join MetroParks of Butler County and Fairfield Parks & Recreation to learn about the nesting habits of many native animals and join in on some fun crafts!

Meet at the gazebo. Registration is requested by calling 513.867.5348. Walk-ups are welcome!

DateLocationTime
Saturday, Apr 6Gilbert Farms Park2 - 3:30 PM