The William C. Kraner Nature Center is at 10380 Fairview Road, Newark. Call 740-967-8320 or email mvs@ohionature. org for more information.
* Day Camp Open House, noon-4, Saturday, April 13. Free meeting to learn about and register children ages 8-12 for day camp, to be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 8-12. Early drop-off is available. Campers will help care for the center's animals, monitor nest boxes, bird watch, go creeking and more.
Camp is limited to 25 participants. The cost per week is $125.
* Family Volunteer Day, 1-3 p.m., Sunday, April 14. Families with children age 6 and older can participate in chores including filling birdfeeders, landscaping and feeding the Ohio Nature Center animals. Bring gloves, garden tools and cameras.
This activity is free. Pre-register by calling 740-967-8320 or emailing mvs@ ohionature.org.