April 27—Spring Gardening Workshop (Canfield) – Check this program out to get inspired for the gardening season. The program is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Canfield Fairgrounds, in the Arts and Crafts Building. Registration is $40 and includes lunch and proceedings. Register ASAP by calling 330-533-5538 or to this website for more information.
May 4—Butler County Farm Day (Oxford) – Meet the animals, find out where your food comes from, and learn about life on a farm. Free and open to the public from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Reserve Run Family Farm. Call (513) 887-3720 for more information.
May 10 — 11 Chadwick Arboretum Plant Sale (Columbus) – Chadwick Arboretum offers over 650 varieties of uncommon plants and proven performers for Ohio climate and soils. There is also an opportunity to ask an expert your plant questions. For more details see this flyer.
May 11—4-H Baseball with the Buckeyes! (Columbus) – Bring your family and join your 4-H friends as the OSU Buckeye baseball team takes on Penn State. Just $5 includes a general admission game ticket and a 4-H button that lets everyone know your support Ohio 4-H! Check out this flyer for registration information.
May 18—Simply Nature for Families (Wooster) – Children will be led through several outdoor activities and receive a take-home kit to connect the park experience with backyard nature. Activities are free, but please call 330-263-3968 by May 15 to register. Intended audience is children ages 5–10, accompanied by parents, grandparents, or other caregivers. Event will be held from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Secrest Welcome Center, at the OARDC Wooster Campus. For details check out this website.