December 18, 2014

Medina
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Park events for the week of July 21

The following is a list of Medina County Park District programs and activities for the remainder of July. All events are free unless otherwise noted. For more information or to register, visit www.medinacountyparks.com or call (330) 722-9364.

Thursday

• Tales for Tots, Letha House Park West, 5800 Richman Road, Chatham Township, 10 to 11 a.m. or 1 to 2 p.m. Investigate the lives of ants through a story, fun activities, and outdoor exploration. For ages 3 to 6 with an adult companion. Some or the entire program will be held outdoors so participants are asked to dress accordingly. Register between through July 24.

Friday

• Tales for Tots, Letha House Park West, 5800 Richman Road, Chatham Township, 10 to 11 a.m. or 1 to 2 p.m. Investigate the lives of ants through a story, fun activities, and outdoor exploration. For ages 3 to 6 with an adult companion. Some or the entire program will be held outdoors so participants are asked to dress accordingly. Register through Thursday.

• (Rain date is July 26), Food and a Flick in the Park, Buckeye Woods Park, 6335 Wedgewood Road, Lafayette Township. Corkscrew restaurant and Cool Beans Cafe will be in the park at 5:30 p.m. The movie is the animated feature, “The Croods,” the story of a caveman family that “must trek through a fantastical world with the help of an inventive boy,” according to Imdb.com. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. No admission fee. All ages welcome. Movie begins at 9 p.m. Other activities will be available until start of the movie.

Sunday

• Photographers of the Parks Club Meeting, Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Sharon Township, 3 to 4 p.m. This is an opportunity for nature photo enthusiasts to share knowledge with like-minded folks, gain special access to programs and events related to photography and support the park district. Both beginner and advanced photographers are invited to participate. The club will emphasize but not be limited to nature photography. No registration required. For more information, please contact Shelley at (330) 239-4814 or stender@medinaco.org. Ages 16 to adult. No registration required.

Thursday, July 31

• Cycling Makes Sense Fitness Ride, Chippewa Rail Trail, parking lot on south side of Chippewa Road, east of Lake Road, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. This program, offered by Medina County Park District and Century Cycles, is a way to get out on bicycles for a non-aggressive ride and experience the park district’s multipurpose trails. Before the start of the six- to 10-mile ride, Lynne Nawalaniec of Century Cycles will share basic tips on how to keep riders and bikes fit. Helmets are required. Ages over 16. Register by July 30.