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February 2018

Cuyahoga Valley Photographic Society: Central Florida Tour

February 25 @ 6:00 pm - March 2 @ 6:00 pm

This event is currently sold out. Please email workshops@cvps.org to be added to the waitlist. Join the Cuyahoga Valley Photo Society for a tour of Central Florida's best bird photography locations with Jim Roetzel and Steve Ash. This photo tour will have two instructional sessions prior to the tour to improve your skills with bird photography, including learning to photograph birds in flight, correctly metering for white birds, best camera and lens settings for bird photography, and creative approaches to…

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March 2018

Lyceum lecture – Jennifer Pharr Davis, The Inspiration of Creation

March 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Happy Days Lodge, 500 West Streetsboro Street State Rt. 303
Peninsula, OH 44264 United States
Free - $10.00

Spending time in the wilderness nurtures a greater understanding of ourselves and our world. In this program, Jennifer talks about how the trail has challenged, changed, and deepened her understanding of herself. She encourages others to revel in nature and embrace the wonder-filled opportunities that await them. Jennifer Pharr Davis is a hiker, author, speaker, and National Geographic Adventurer of the Year who has covered over 12,000 miles of long distance trails on six different continents. In 2011, Jennifer covered…

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The Campbell Brothers @ Cuyahoga Valley National Park Concert Series

March 24 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Happy Days Lodge, 500 West Streetsboro Street State Rt. 303
Peninsula, OH 44264 United States
$25.00 - $30.00

This concert is co-sponsored by Tri-C Jazzfest and the Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park. The Campbell Brothers present Sacred Steel: African-American gospel music with electric steel guitar and vocal. This tradition emerges from the House of God Keith Dominion Church, where for over sixty years it has been an integral part of worship and a vital, if little known, American tradition. Pedal steel guitarist Chuck Campbell and his lap steel-playing brother Darick are two of the finest in this…

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Dinner in the Valley: Demystifying Superfoods

March 29 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Stanford House, 6093 Stanford Road
Peninsula, OH 44264 United States
$55.00 - $60.00

You’re comfortable with blueberries, kale, and salmon, but what about turmeric, kefir, and chia seeds? Learn more about how to incorporate superfoods into your everyday meal plans, and enjoy a delicious meal packed with nutrients and antioxidants, prepared by Chef Larkin Rogers. The Conservancy's Dinner in the Valley is a unique dining experience that will give you a personal connection to the food you eat, the chef who prepares it, your fellow diners, and your national park. Gather around a shared table…

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April 2018

Lyceum Lecture – Fran LeMasters: Pollinators, the Nature of Butterflies

April 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Happy Days Lodge, 500 West Streetsboro Street State Rt. 303
Peninsula, OH 44264 United States
Free - $10.00

Butterfly expert Fran LeMasters will give a lecture on the intricate and delicate lives of pollinators and butterflies, specifically Monarch butterflies. Topics of discussion will include the pollinator and butterfly lifecycle and how they adapt to the environment at different stages of development; the chain of the impact of environmental changes on pollinators, butterflies, and humans; the effects of habitat loss on the Monarch population; and cultivating plants which attract pollinators and encourage pollinating activity. Fran LeMasters started a small…

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Lyceum Lecture – Doug Tallamy: Restoring Nature’s Relationships at Home

April 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Happy Days Lodge, 500 West Streetsboro Street State Rt. 303
Peninsula, OH 44264 United States
Free - $10.00

Restoring Nature’s Relationships at Home Specialized relationships between animals and plants are the norm in nature rather than the exception. It is specialized relationships that provide our birds with insects and berries, that disperse our bloodroot seeds, that pollinate our goldenrod, and so on. Plants that evolved in concert with local animals provide for their needs better than plants that evolved elsewhere. Tallamy will explain why this is so, why specialized food relationships determine the stability and complexity of the…

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May 2018

Women in the Wild: Mother’s Day Retreat

May 11 @ 5:00 pm - May 12 @ 4:00 pm
Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Cuyahoga Valley Environmental Education Center 3675 Oak Hill Rd
Peninsula, OH 44264 United States
$90.00 - $95.00

Join us for a for a Mother’s Day weekend retreat that you won’t soon forget.  Arrive on the private campus of the Cuyahoga Valley Environmental Education Center to spend a gorgeous spring Friday and Saturday in CVNP.  Come hike the amazing trails of the Environmental Education Center, enjoy handcrafted creations from our culinary team, connect with other women from around the area, and spend time with your loved ones with your national park as the backdrop. Our staff will be…

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