Crawford Park District 2401 SR 598 Crestline, Oh 44827 419-683-9000
Bird Banding Saturday, May 14 7am – 1pm Lowe-Volk Park, 2401 State Route 598 In conjunction with the Pancake Breakfast, the Crawford Park District will be banding birds on the porch of the Nature Center. Join Bob Placier and Josh for a morning of science! They’ll be monitoring mist nets to see which birds inhabit or pass through Lowe-Volk Park. Banding is used to track trends in bird populations, among other research applications. All ages welcome, and grab some pancakes in support of your Park District!
Pancakes in the Park Saturday, May 14 8am – 1pm Lowe-Volk Park The Friends of the Crawford Park District invite you to come and support your Parks while satisfying your appetite. Pancakes topped with REAL maple syrup, add a side of delicious ham, and a great morning will be had enjoying your Park District!
Recycling at Lowe-Volk Park, Saturday May 14 9am to noon Lowe-Volk Park, 2401 State Route 598 The Colonel Crawford Lions Club and The Friends of the Crawford Park District will have a RECYCLE DAY, from 9am to noon at the Lowe-Volk Park Nature center located at 2401 State Route 598. (Volunteers will not be on hand to assist you.) We will have a RECYCLE DAY the second Saturday of each month through the year. We will be accepting: Cardboard Clear/brown/green/blue glass (separate by color) #1 (PETE) plastics #2 (HDPE) plastics (colors do not have to be separated) Newspaper/magazines/office paper/junk mail Steel cans Aluminum cans Household batteries eyeglasses CFL lightbulbs - from households only, no businesses please Laptops, tablets & cell phones. --------NO ELECTRONICS - NO COMPUTER TOWERS - NO COMPUTER MONITORS -OR- TELEVISIONS----------------- Any recyclables taken to the Crawford Park District, outside of the second Saturday of every month do not get credited to the Park District. If you would like the money generated from recycling to go to them, you must take your recyclables to the Park District during their monthly collections.
Flycatchers Sunday, May 22 3pm Lowe-Volk Park, 2401 State Route 598 Join Crawford Park District Naturalist Warren Uxley for a PowerPoint program followed by an outdoor excursion to observe flycatchers. Among nature’s supreme athletes, flycatchers enliven our fields and woodlands with their magnificent flight skills.
Viewing the Night Sky Saturday, May 28 9pm, Lowe-Volk Park, 2401 State Route 598 Join members of the Crawford Park District’s Lowe-Volk Astronomy Club as they share their knowledge and telescope skills with all who are interested in the celestial sights. Bring your own telescope or allow the volunteers to assist you with those provided. It is a spectacular universe.