Upcoming Events

Kent State University Earth Fest

Tuesday, April 19, 2022   11:00am – 2:00pm  Risman Plaza

Come visit our booth!


Portage Park District Environmental Awards Dinner

Saturday, April 30, 2022, at the Kent American Legion, 1945 Mogadore Rd. from 5:30-9 p.m.

Our Edith Chase Conservation Award is part at this event!

Visit the Portage Park District website for more information.


Edith Chase Symposium

Friday evening, 20 May, 7:00 p.m. Edith Chase lecture, Architecture and Environmental Design Auditorium, Kyle Dreyfuss-Wells presents:

What Happens Upstream, Doesn’t Stay Upstream: Land Use, Stormwater Management and Water Quality in Northeast Ohio

Saturday afternoon, 21 May, 4:00 p.m. Edith Chase Poetry Reading – Wick Poetry Center Plaza

Birds of the Cuyahoga


River Day

Saturday, May 21, 2022   9:00am – 1:00pm  Haymaker Farmers’ Market,  Franklin Ave.  Kent, OH

Come visit our booth! We will be giving away pollinator plant seeds!

2nd Annual Wild Your Yard Garden Tour

Saturday, June 25, 2022  1:00pm – 3:00pm  Starting at the Thomas-Anderson Memorial Garden, 1110 Walnut St. Kent, OH