Following are Columbus and Franklin County Metropolitan Park District programs for March 28 through April 4.

Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park

1775 Darby Creek Drive, Galloway

Trivia Night, 7 to 9 p.m. March 29 at the Nature Center. Theme and team registration information can be found on the Battelle Darby Creek Facebook page.

Wild Teas, 1 p.m. March 31 at the Nature Center. Guests can learn how to identify wild plants that make great teas and try some samples.

Blacklick Woods Metro Park

6975 E. Livingston Ave., Reynoldsburg

Tots on the Trails, 10 a.m. March 29 at the Nature Center. Guests can share a slow-paced, half-mile walk with toddlers ages 1-4 and discover nature.

Wildflower Display, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. March 30 and 31 at the Nature Center. Guests can view a display about Ohio's beautiful wildflowers.

A Walk in the Park, 1 p.m. March 30 at the Nature Center. Visitors can celebrate Take a Walk in the Park Day with a 2-mile hike.

You Can Eat That, 2 p.m. March 31 at the Nature Center. Guests can take a short walk to explore what wild edible plants are available in spring and try some samples.

Story Time, 10 a.m. April 1 at the Nature Center. Children ages 2-5 can learn about nature through stories and activities.

Blendon Woods Metro Park

4265 E. Dublin Granville Road, Westerville

Spring Break Puppet Show, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. March 28 and 29 at the Nature Center. Guests ages 3 and older can join the Blendon Woods Puppets for a springtime story.

Beginning Birding, 9 a.m. March 31 at the Nature Center. Guests ages 6 and older can look for early spring birds on a relaxed 1-mile hike.

After-School Snacks, 4 p.m. April 1 at the Nature Center. Guests can join the naturalist in feeding ambassador animals some treats.

Glacier Ridge Metro Park

9801 Hyland Croy Road, Plain City

For Kids: First Signs of Spring Hike, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. March 28 at the Shelter House. Children ages 5-12 can take a 1-mile hike and look for signs that spring is here.

Highbanks Metro Park

9466 U.S. Route 23 N., Lewis Center

Campfire and S'mores, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 29 at the Nature Center. Guests can enjoy s'mores around a campfire. A limited number of roasting sticks will be provided.

Eggstravaganza, 1 to 4 p.m. March 31 at the Big Meadows Picnic Area. Visitors can learn about eggs through games and activities, then take a short hike on the Scenic River Trail to find bird nests and treat stations.

Homeschoolers: Birding, 10 a.m. April 3 at the Nature Center. Guests ages 7 and older can learn the basics of how to identify birds.

Homestead

4675 Cosgray Road, Hilliard

Spring Scavenger Hunt, noon to 2 p.m. March 29 at the Nature Center. Children ages 4-10 can pick up a clipboard and go outside to find signs of animals getting ready for spring. Participants can return their lists to earn a prize.

Scioto Audubon Metro Park

400 W. Whittier St., Columbus

Preschool Storytime, 10 a.m. Thursdays and Saturdays at the Grange Insurance Audubon. Guests can bring little ones for a nature-inspired story or two.

Weekly Bird Hike, 10 a.m. Saturdays at the Grange Insurance Audubon Center. Guests can search for birds in the park.

Sharon Woods Metro Park

6911 Cleveland Ave., Westerville

Preschoolers: Spring Fling Open House, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 28 at the Spring Hollow Lodge. Guests can participate in games, crafts and activities that celebrate the coming of the season.

Spring Break: Spring Fling Open House, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 29 at the Spring Hollow Lodge. Guests can participate in games, crafts and activities to celebrate the season.

Go Wild Kids Club: Vernal Pools, 2 p.m. March 31 at the Spring Hollow Lodge. Children ages 5-12 can explore the creatures living in the wetlands.

Slate Run Living Historical Farm

1375 state Route 674 N., Canal Winchester

Homeschoolers at the Farm: Give and Take, 1 p.m. April 3 at the Farmhouse. Guests ages 6 and older can learn about livestock care and how the animals help the farm family.

Three Creeks Park

3860 Bixby Road, Groveport

Older Homeschoolers: All About Eagles, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. March 28 at the Madison Christian Church parking lot. Students ages 7-17 can learn about the history of America's national bird and take a 1-mile off-trail hike to watch the eagles through a spotting scope.

Interpreters and assistive listening devices for persons with hearing impairments are available for any program. Call 614-891-0700 (TDD 895-6240) to schedule these services.

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