Those who choose burial at Foxfield Preserve believe in our mission to preserve this land for future generations to learn from and enjoy. These events, which we hold throughout the year, are meant to promote the enjoyment of this space with our families and our community. View the full calendar for a listing of information presentations.
Saturday, April 27, 2013
2nd Annual Planting Day on the Preserve
Foxfield Preserve will be holding its second annual Planting Day on the Preserve in conjunction with The Wilderness Center’s annual Native Plant Sale & Gardening Seminar. The Native Plant Sale is a wonderful opportunity to help Foxfield Preserve in our restoration efforts, while beautifying the final resting place of a loved one. There will be a wide selection of native plants available for sale, including many plants which could be selected as an appropriate memorial. Wilderness Center staff and volunteers will be on-hand from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. to assist in choosing varieties and planting your selections. View the catalog of Foxfield approved plants to see what we will have available.
Saturday, May 11, 2013
Mother’s Day Bird Walk
Bring your binoculars and celebrate Mother’s Day by enjoying a guided bird walk through Foxfield Preserve with a volunteer naturalist. Enjoy the springtime serenade, as the air is sure to be filled with the trill of birdsong. We will meet at The Wilderness Center’s Hart Interpretive Building at 10 a.m. This event is free and open to the public.
Saturday, June 15, 2013
Father’s Day Nature Walk
Celebrate Father’s Day by joining us for a guided nature walk at Foxfield Preserve. Enjoy the panoramic views of the Sugarcreek valley, while investigating the plants and wildlife of the Foxfield prairie. We will meet with our guide at The Wilderness Center’s Hart Interpretive Building at 10 a.m. This event is free and all are welcome.
Saturday, August 31, 2013
A TWC naturalist will lead a guided tour at through the flowering Foxfield prairie to collect and identify butterflies, as well as the wildflowers and other plants on the prairie. Meet at TWC’s Hart Interpretive Building at 10 a.m. This event is free and all are welcome.
Questions, concerns or ideas for events may be directed to
Foxfield Preserve Steward Sara Starr at 330.359.5235