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Winter Talks Series – Ford Nature Center

Friday, February 23 2024 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Winter Talk Series

Ford Nature Center will be hosting a series of “Winter Talks” featuring the talents and knowledge of people from our community. “Winter Talks” will be held in the Education Building and are free to attend, but registration is required. Register online at or call 330-740-7107 x129.

List of topics, dates and times are:

Stories of Mill Creek Park
Lynn Zocolo, Educator, Mill Creek MetroParks
Saturday, February 3 | 10:00am-11:00am

The History & Geology of Lanterman’s Mill
Eric Simione, Mill Manager, Mill Creek MetroParks
Diana Alexander, YSU Geology Professor
Friday, February 9 | 5:30pm-7:00pm

Backyard Birds and the Upcoming Great Bird Count
Jeff Harvey, Past President of Mahoning County Audubon
Saturday, February 10 | 9:00am-10:00am

The History of the Mahoning River
Traci Manning, Mahoning County Historical Society
Saturday, February 10 | 1:30pm-2:30pm

Frozen Ecosystems
Zack Felger, Mahoning SWCD Outreach/Education Specialist
Friday, February 16 | 5:30pm-6:30pm

Forest Therapy: Reconnecting with Nature
Aly Scheibe, Certified Forest Therapy Guide
Saturday, February 17 | 10:00am-11:00am

Winter Wanders and Writing
Lit Youngstown
Saturday, February 17 | 3:00pm-5:00pm

Winter Sky-Talk
Curt Spivey, YSU Planetarium Engineer
Friday, February 23 | 5:30pm-6:30pm

Visit the Mill Creek MetroParks program calendar to register or call 330-740-7107 x129.


Ford Nature Center
840 Old Furnace Rd.
Youngstown, OH 44511 United States
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