registration form 2016 flower-a-thon
Our eleventh annual Flower-a-thon is on April 30 this year. For the Flower-a-thon, wildflower experts will lead groups through the forest in our nature preserves to identify as many wildflowers and other flowering trees and shrubs as possible. The hikes will give participants an opportunity to observe, not [...]
When? Tuesday, March 1, 7 pm”l
What? Winter Membership Meeting
Where? EarthConnection - 370 Neeb Road, Mount St Joseph University
Speaker: Tim Sisson, President of Western Wildlife Corridor will present a program entitled “The mHistory of Bender Mountain – How it Became the Best Place in [...]
Western Wildlife Corridor monitoring hike
Place: Sisters Hill
Date: Wednesday, February 10
This week I’m going to try for a real Winter Adventure hike on a snowy “Sisters Hill’, the closed off portion of Delhi Pike. This will be a fairly easy jaunt down an old road with a gradual slope. We may continue to part of the Bender Mountain [...]
Today our President Tim Sisson, Board Secretary Mary Perkins and Board member John Klein accepted a check for $2,000 to create a “Pollinator Prairie” at our New Kirby Nature Preserve and Center.
The check was awarded by Oxbow board member Velda Miller and Jon Seymour President of Oxbow Inc.
(Photo L to R: Jon Seymour, Velda Miller [...]
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Sunday, January 31, 2 pm
Winter Adventure Hike
Shake off the winter blahs by joining our annual winter hike. Meet at the bar [...]
We would love for all our current members to renew. We also welcome all new members!
Western Wildlife Corridor hike with President Tim Sisson
Place –Kirby Nature Preserve
Date – Wednesday, October 14
Time – 9am to about noon
I was thinking of doing something a little different Wednesday. First we’ll hike the slope above the house to check out the fall colors (for an hour or so). Then we’ll do some easy upkeep on the out [...]
We are are currently in the process of building the Kirby Nature Center And Preserve targeted to open in Addyston Ohio in April of 2016. If you would like to learn more about our exciting plans and/or help us by making a donation, please click the link below for more information.
What: Great Outdoor Weekend Hike
When: Saturday, September 26, 9:30 am and 10 am
Where: Bender Mountain
For this annual fall event, WWC is hosting two hikes at Bender Mountain – strenuous and moderate. The strenuous hike will start at 9:30 am with a climb through a beautiful forest on our Eagle Scout Trail. At the top we will be treated to a [...]