Connect to the Natural World Through Stories Outside at the Schrader Center
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1330 National Rd., Wheeling, WV

june, 2019

This is a repeating event

wed05jun12:00 pm1:00 pmNature Story Time at the Schrader Center12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Schrader Environmental Education Center, Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, WV

Event Details

Choose a book from the Schrader Center’s Children’s Library, then head outside to find a cozy spot along the stream or up on the tree canopy platform. Our naturalist will connect stories to the natural world around you. Sitting blankets provided. In case of inclement weather, program will be held inside.

Available Noon-1pm Wednesdays, June 5 through August 14. (Does not meet July 3). All ages welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please wear appropriate shoes.

$5 per person. Free for OI members or those with activity wristbands.

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.


(Wednesday) 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Schrader Environmental Education Center

Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, WV


Oglebay Institute304-242-7700