Events & Programs


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Nature Shop Happenings

Please bring your own mask. Whether indoors or outdoors, masks are required at all Cincinnati Nature Center programs. Masks are to be worn outside when one cannot consistently be spaced 6 feet apart. Masks are also required to be worn while inside all facilities (for example, Rowe Visitor Center, restroom, etc.). 


Our 2021 Cincinnati Nature Center Calendar on sale August 1!


Nature in Focus

Saturday, August 15—Sunday, September 13

Cincinnati Nature Center is hosting our annual photography exhibition in the Rowe Visitor Center Auditorium. “Nature in Focus” is a juried exhibit featuring selected photographs by local professional and emerging artists. This year’s Photography Contest winners will also be on display. 


Meet Feature Photographer David Fitzsimmons

Wednesday, August 19, 6:30-8 pm 

Join us at Rowe Woods Visitor Center’s auditorium. Feature Photographer David FitzSimmons will provide a visual presentation followed by a print and book signing. Member Adult $10; nonmember adult $12 (includes admission).


Intro to Scratchboard Workshop

Saturday, August 22, 10 am-4:30 pm

Come enjoy an introduction to the world of Scratchboard. Learn basic techniques using a variety of different tools and how to bring your image to life. Preregistration required by August 14 at noon. Members $90; nonmembers $99 (includes daily admission).


Annual Bird Seed Sale

Saturday, September 26—Sunday, November 8

Join us for our Annual Bird Seed Sale at the Nature Shop.  Stock up now! We have the best selection of organic birdseed at the best prices! Select black oil seed, no-mess mix, raw peanuts, safflower seed, thistle and suet to fill your feeders for the winter. 100% of store proceeds support our mission!


Autumn Native Plant Sale

Saturday, September 26—Sunday, October 25

Autumn is the best time to plant native trees, shrubs, and plants! Choose from more than 35 native varieties and turn your yard into an eco-friendly garden for pollinators and other wildlife. Our Nature Shop is open daily from 10 am-5 pm.  Plants will continually be restocked. 100% of store proceeds support our mission.


Create Your Own Tile Hands-On Workshop

Saturday, November 21, 11-11:45 am

Saturday, November 21, 12-12:45 pm

Saturday, November 21, 1-1:45 pm

Saturday, November 21, 2-2:45 pm

Saturday, November 21, 3-3:45 pm

Saturday, November 21, 4-4:45 pm

Sunday, November 22, 11-11:45 am

Sunday, November 22, 12-12:45 pm

Sunday, November 22, 1-1:45 pm

Sunday, November 22, 2-2:45 pm

Sunday, November 22, 3-3:45 pm

Saturday, November 28, 11-11:45 am

Saturday, November 28, 12-12:45 pm

Saturday, November 28, 1-1:45 pm

Saturday, November 28, 2-2:45 pm

Saturday, November 28, 3-3:45 pm

Saturday, November 28, 4-4:45 pm

Sunday, November 29, 11-11:45 am

Sunday, November 29, 12-12:45 pm

Sunday, November 29, 1-1:45 pm

Sunday, November 29, 2-2:45 pm

Sunday, November 29, 3-3:45 pm 

Make a special gift or keepsake! Meet local ceramic artist, Bonnie Mitchell, and learn how to carve your own image into a tile using the sgraffito technique during this workshop. Members $25; Nonmembers $30 (includes daily admission).