AOA has another exciting slate of events for 2021 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.

Purple Fringeless Orchid Walk at AOA’s Mercer Woods Preserve
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am
Several summer blooming orchids are reaching their peak glory. Join us for a pleasant walk through mature hardwood and hemlock forests, as we view several [...]
Dragonflies and Wetlands – Cedar Run Conservation<br>AOA Clark Preserve and Cedar Bog SNP, Urbana
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am
Explore habitat and wildlife at AOA’s new Clark Preserve on Cedar Run in Champaign County. We will start our visit with a stop at Ohio’s [...]
In the Creek with Kelly – Explore Hocking River Aquatic Life at AOA Demonstration Site
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am
How’s the water? Let’s ask the fish and bugs! Did you know the fish and aquatic insects that live in Ohio’s rivers and streams can [...]