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1330 National Rd., Wheeling, WV

january, 2018

sat6jan12:00 pm- 3:00 pmNature Scavenger Hunt: A Tracking We Will Go12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Schrader Environmental Education Center, Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, WV

Event Details

Discover more about the natural world as you explore the Schrader Center and Oglebay Park as a family.  First, pick up a packet from the Schrader Center. Then, learn from naturalists. Next, apply what you learned at marked stations on the trail as you complete the outdoor component of the scavenger hunt to receive a prize.

Scavenger Hunts take place the first Saturday of each month. (September through May.) Show up anytime between noon and 3 p.m. to get your packet. If the weather is bad, the program takes place indoors.

$5 per family/free to OI members

Call 304-242-6855 for more information.

Explore nature as a family…

Replace your child’s screen time with green time! Our family nature programs bring families together for quality time learning about nature. So, get outside and explore! Activities ignite children’s interests in science and nature. Children socialize with other kids outside of a traditional classroom setting. They have a lot of fun, too. And parents meet and connect with other parents. Most of all, our programs instill a lifelong appreciation and respect for the natural world.

More about the Schrader Center:

The Schrader Center offers dozens of seasonal nature programs for all ages. Nature enthusiasts gather here to experience a sense of community around a shared love of nature. Preschoolers through adults enjoy our year-round nature activities. Our hands-on programs expand nature knowledge, promote outdoor discovery and foster lifelong learning.


(Saturday) 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Schrader Environmental Education Center

Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, WV


Oglebay Institute304-242-7700