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Kraner Nature Center

The William C. Kraner Nature Center is at 10380 Fairview Road, Newark. Call 740-967-8320 or email for more information.

* Hit the Trail for Bluebirds!, 11 a.m., Saturday, June 22. Join Manon VanSchoyck, Ohio Nature Education executive director, who will conduct the weekly check of nest boxes. Cameras are encouraged.

* Third Annual Nature Center Open House, 1 to 5 p.m., Sunday, June 23. Visit the center and see what's new. Horse-drawn wagon rides and children's activities will be offered, wild animals will be on display, and food will be available for purchase.