AOA has another exciting slate of events for 2019 and welcomes your participation. Our events provide opportunities for members and the public to participate in and learn more about AOA’s important conservation mission. We emphasize nature-based education that features conserved lands and local ecosystems, providing hands-on learning and stewardship experiences, and the chance to visit the beautiful lands that you have helped to conserve.

Jun
23
Sun
Hintz Hollow Hike
Jun 23 @ 9:30 am
Explore Hintz Hollow, one of AOA’s newest preserves. Located near Sugar Grove in the northern extent of the Hocking Hills, Hintz Hollow includes a large [...]
Jul
14
Sun
Big Darby Float Trip with Ohio Scenic Rivers
Jul 14 @ 9:00 am
Float a section of beautiful Big Darby Creek, a national and state designated scenic river. Appalachia Ohio Alliance (AOA) is co-sponsoring a canoe/kayak trip on [...]
Jul
20
Sat
Prairie and Butterfly Walk at AOA Demonstration Site led by Chris Kline
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am
Explore the tall grass prairie habitats and enjoy the summertime butterflies at the beautiful AOA Conservation Demonstration Site in the Hocking Hills. Enjoy a naturalist-led [...]
Aug
4
Sun
Explore Hocking River Aquatic Life with Kelly at AOA Demonstration Site
Aug 4 all-day
How’s the water? Let’s ask the fish and bugs! Did you know the fish and aquatic insects that live within Ohio’s rivers and streams can [...]
Aug
18
Sun
Medicinal Plant Walk
Aug 18 @ 9:30 am
Explore the woodland and prairie portions of AOA’s beautiful 116-acre Mercer Woods Preserve on the border of Hocking and Fairfield Counties. We will walk parts [...]
Sep
22
Sun
Mexico or Bust – Tag Monarch Butterflies – Marsha G. Schneider Preserve, Pickaway County
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am
Reports of monarchs roosting overnight by the hundreds are currently coming in from many areas of the state. The annual fall monarch migration is ON! [...]
Oct
5
Sat
Trella Romine Prairie Native Seed Collection
Oct 5 all-day
Event Info Coming Soon!
Nov
9
Sat
AOA Annual Dinner
Nov 9 all-day
Event Info Coming Soon!