Nature Programming

Fairfield Parks & Recreation offers a variety of nature programming throughout the year. While several of the programs are free, please let us know your coming by calling 513-767-5348 or stopping by our offices in the Fairfield Community Arts Center at 411 Wessel Dr. in Fairfield. 

CANCELLED - Buzzing Bees | All Ages
Saturday, July 21, 1 - 2:30 PM at Huffman Park, 2100 John Gray Road

It looks like the weather for Saturday is not going to be conducive to a positive bee experience so we're unfortunately having to cancel this program. We apologize for any inconvenience. 

The wildflowers are here and the bees are still buzzing. Meet our Bee Keeper Ken Rice at Huffman Park. Learn all about bees and how we can better protect these sweet species.
Course #NE60
*Registration Required for Attendance. Call 513-867-5348 to register.

NEW - All About Owls
Tuesday, July 24, 10 - 11 AM at Huffman Park, 2100 John Gray Road
$10 Fairfield residents, $15 Non-residents

Join us as Raptor Inc. visits Huffman Park with some amazing birds of prey. Meet different owl species to learn about their important adaptations and how we can further protect them.
Course #NE18
*Registration Required for Attendance. Call 513-867-5348 to register.

Recurring events:

Let's Go Hiking

ALL AGES | INSTRUCTOR: Various
3rd Saturday of the Month | 10:30 am — Noon | *FREE
On the third Saturday of each month join us in one of our beautiful parks for a hike.

DateLocationPathTerrain
Saturday, July 21Harbin Park / Stone ShelterTrailHilly
Saturday, Aug 18Miami-Erie Canal Bike PathPavedFlay


Star Gazing

ALL AGES | INSTRUCTOR: Cincinnati Astronomical Society
FREE for all ages

The Cincinnati Astronomical Society is back for another season. Look through their telescopes and get an up-close look at the moon, planets, and stars that fill the night sky. To help us have enough telescopes on hand, please register for days you would like to attend by calling 513-867-5348.

DateLocationTime
Friday, June 29Huffman Park9 - 11 PM
Friday, July 27Huffman Park9 - 11 PM
Friday, Aug 24Huffman Park8:30 - 10:30PM