Earth Day Celebration & Wilderness Run

April 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Wilderness Center
9877 Alabama Ave SW
Wilmot, OH 44689

Celebrate Earth Day with a variety of fun, family activities.

TWC Wilderness Run 5K, 10K and One-Mile Fun Run
8:30, 9:00, 10:00
Awards ceremony to follow at finish line.

The Barlowe Collection: Art of Nature Open House 
10:00 – 3:00 
Celebrate our new exhibit exploring the intersection of art and nature, and join artists from Wayne Center for the Arts, Holmes Center for the Arts and
Tuscarawas County Center for the Arts to create your own masterpieces

Sigrist Woods Grand Reopening
10:00 – Reopening Ceremony
10:30; 1:00 – Hikes Departing

The long-awaited Grand Reopening of Sigrist Woods Trail has finally come! Join a naturalist-led hike to witness the change and renewal of this old-growth forest. View the change and renewal of Sigrist Woods Trail on a naturalist-led hike.

Playscape Playdate: Earth Day Science Experimentation
10:00 – 12:00
Experience basic natural phenomena of the earth. Try your own experiments demonstrating earthquakes, glaciers, air pressure, volcanoes and erosion. Join the activities anytime during the two-hour time period.

Digital Theater Show: Force Five
11:00, 12:00 and 1:00 show times 
Extreme weather takes center stage in this fulldome animated show. Using real movies and NASA-based images, Force Five creates a sense of what it would look and feel like if you were standing in the middle of a deadly hurricane or tornado. Feel the power and destruction of these storms from the safety of your chair

A light lunch will be available for donation in the Cardinal Room.

Wilderness Center