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Metroparks Board Meeting April 1
 

The Board of Park Commissioners, governing body of Metroparks of the Toledo Area, will hold its next regular meeting Wednesday, April 1 at 8:30 ... (more)

 
Volunteers To Plant 8,000 Trees In Five Days
Volunteers To Plant 8,000 Trees In Five Days
 

With the help of the community, Metroparks of the Toledo Area will plant more than 8,000 trees across the park district in ... (more)

 
Teen Counselors In Training Needed For Summer Camps
Teen Counselors In Training Needed For Summer Camps
 

Teens have a unique opportunity to gain leadership skills while earning service credit as a Counselor In Training at Metroparks summer camps. For ... (more)

 
Special Board Meeting March 19
 

The Metroparks Board of Park Commissioners will hold a work session Thursday, March 19 at 9 a.m. at the offices of Board President Scott Savage, ... (more)

 
Program Director Will Lead Expanded Programming
Program Director Will Lead Expanded Programming
 

Michelle Grigore Returns To Metroparks

Metroparks of the Toledo Area is increasing the variety of environmental and ... (more)

 
Holiday Decoration Proposals Accepted
 

It may be spring, but plans are already in the works for this year’s Holidays in the Manor House in December. Individuals and groups ... (more)

 
Wanted: Your CCC, WPA Stories
Wanted: Your CCC, WPA Stories
 

The Men Who Built The Metroparks

The Metroparks we enjoy today are rooted in tough time.

To help put Americans ... (more)

 
Metroparks Receives Awards From State Association
Metroparks Receives Awards From State Association
 

Members of the Metroparks staff pose for a group photo during the OPRA annual Awards of Excellence dinner recently in ... (more)

 
Treatment Begins To Preserve Oak Trees At Wildwood
Treatment Begins To Preserve Oak Trees At Wildwood
 

Oak Wilt Deadly To Most Oak Trees

Numerous oak trees at Wildwood Preserve Metropark were found to be infected with a ... (more)

 
Notice To Bidders: Information Technology
 

NOTICE TO BIDDERS

SEALED PROPOSALS for providing information technology services to the Metropolitan Park District ... (more)

 
Holiday Event At Wildwood Sets Attendance Record
Holiday Event At Wildwood Sets Attendance Record
 

Photo: The Minion Room was the People's Choice winner

Nearly 21,000 People Tour Decorated Manor ... (more)

 
This Week At Metroparks
This Week At Metroparks
 

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Director Of Park Programming Profile
 

Metroparks has an opening for Director of Public Programming.  Click on the document above to open the position profile.  Applications ... (more)

 
Gary Bryan Wins Great Park Search Grand Prize
Gary Bryan Wins Great Park Search Grand Prize
 

Thank you to everyone who participated in this year's Great Park Search. Participation was up this year, with 3,780 codewords found and entered on ... (more)

 
2014 Deer Management Program Lottery Drawing
2014 Deer Management Program Lottery Drawing
 
 
Ground-nesting Birds: Please Do Not Disturb
Ground-nesting Birds: Please Do Not Disturb
 

Lark sparrow on nest at Oak Openings. Photo by Bob Jacksy.

May-June Is Nesting Time

This time of year, ... (more)

 
Why Staying On Marked Trails Is Important
Why Staying On Marked Trails Is Important
 

Click the photo above, then see the next image for a map of the area where park rangers are trying to discourage visitors from using an ... (more)

 
Metroparks Will Mow At Battlefield This Winter
 

December, 2013 - Metroparks will be mowing part of the Fallen Timbers Battlefield property near the I-475-US24 intersection this winter in ... (more)

 
Metroparks Earns Auditor Of State Award
 

A recent financial audit of Metroparks of the Toledo Area by Auditor of State Dave Yost’s office has returned a clean audit report and the ... (more)

 
Ranger Honored For Life-saving Response
Ranger Honored For Life-saving Response
 

Photo above: Ranger Paul Black and Chief Joseph Fausnaugh listen as Metroparks Board President Scott Savage speaks. Second photo: Ranger ... (more)

 
The Manor House Goes Onstage At Toledo Ballet
The Manor House Goes Onstage At Toledo Ballet
 

Image: Thomas C. Umfrid, Set Designer.

Nutcracker Act I Set Mirrors Manor House

In celebration of its ... (more)

 
Metroparks Re-accredited By National Commission
Metroparks Re-accredited By National Commission
 

Metroparks of the Toledo Area has been recertified by the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies, making it one of a select ... (more)

 
Commuter Special Use Trail Permits Available
Commuter Special Use Trail Permits Available
 

Regional trails are used for commuting as well as recreationn, fitness and enjoying nature. Because trail hours are the same as the Metroparks - 7 ... (more)

 
Prairies Being Restored At Wildwood Preserve
Prairies Being Restored At Wildwood Preserve
 

(Photo: Restored prairie at Oak Openings Preserve. Photo by Art Weber.)

Work To Begin With Winter ... (more)

 
11.6-mile Corridor Purchased for Future Westside Trail in Toledo
11.6-mile Corridor Purchased for Future Westside Trail in Toledo
 

Photo: U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur discusses the corridor project while Toledo Mayor Mike Bell and students from Beverly Elementary School look on. ... (more)

 
Please...Don't Feed The Animals In The Metroparks
Please...Don't Feed The Animals In The Metroparks
 

No person, without specific, written permission from the Director or his designee, shall distribute, leave or provide any kind of food ... (more)

 
 
 
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