Charles Mill Lake Park

1277A State Route 430

Mansfield, OH 44903

(419) 368-6885

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Saturday, April 29:

  1. Kids Craft 10am-12pm. Create amazing works of art! Choose from a variety of FREE make-it-take-it projects including sun catchers, birdfeeders, and miniature gardens. Messerly Recreation Center.
  2. Butterfly Puddle Workshop 3pm-5pm. Paint a terracotta clay saucer and learn how to attract butterflies to your garden with a butterfly puddle. Supplies are limited, so reservations are requested at 419-368-6885.
  3. Wildflower Hike 5pm-6:30pm. Explore the forest floor in search of spring wildflowers! Meet at the Johnny Appleseed Amphitheater parking lot for a 1.5 mile walk around the grounds. Come prepared with water and sturdy shoes.
  4. Creatures & Canvas 7pm-9pm. Find your “inner artist” at this fun and inspiring painting class for all skill levels. Create a masterpiece featuring the natural beauty of the area, enjoy refreshments, and learn about Ohio’s native wildlife. $10 per person, pre-registration required by calling 419-368-6885.


Sunday, April 30:

         1. Gardening for Pollinators 10am-12pm. Learn which plants to choose to attract pollinators to your flowerbeds. Afterwards, help plant some native flowers in our new butterfly gardens! Program presented by Willo’dell Landscaping.

         2. Buzz About Bees 1-3pm. Meet Beekeeper Doug and learn how bees collect pollen and make honey.  Discover which flowers attract bees in your yard!


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