Walk the Nature Trails at the Schrader Center on a Candy Cane Hunt
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1330 National Rd., Wheeling, WV

november, 2020

This is a repeating event

thu05nov4:15 pm5:00 pmMerry and Bright Candy Cane Hunt4:15 pm - 5:00 pm Schrader Environmental Education Center, Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, WV

Event Details

First, craft a holiday bag. Then, walk along the nature trails around the Schrader Center to see how many candy canes you can find. Certain ones may win you a prize!

After you return, enjoy hot chocolate to warm you up. Adults must accompany their children.

Available Thursdays 4:15-5pm November 5-December 17. (No program on Thanksgiving Day, November 26)

Admission is $5 per person. All ages welcome. No pre-registration required.

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.


(Thursday) 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm


Schrader Environmental Education Center

Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, WV


Oglebay Institute304-242-7700