In the Glen
- Published: July 22, 2022
Guardians of the Glen
Volunteers are invited to meet at Trailside Museum each Saturday, 1–3 p.m., to join a Glen Helen ranger and assist with graffiti removal, litter collection and trail repairs. All ages are welcome; youth under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
Summer birding hike
Participants will meet at Grinnell Mill and search the area around the Little Miami River for breeding birds, 8–10 a.m. Sunday, July 24. The distance of the hike is about one mile. Registration is required at glenhelen.org. Cost is free for Glen Helen members (email email@example.com for member code) and $5 for nonmembers.
Submit photos for 2023 calendar
Glen Helen is seeking creative images for its 2023 wall calendar. First-time visitors and longtime friends are invited to submit photographs taken in the Glen, including landscapes and natural attractions; macro and micro pictures of flora and fauna; and resident birds at the Raptor Center. For consideration, submit photos and a release form online by 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19. For more information, go to http://www.glenhelen.org/photo-contest
‘Whoo Cooks for You’ fundraiser
The annual fundraising dinner to benefit the Glen Helen Raptor Center is slated to return Sunday, Sept. 11, at the Winds. Guests will meet live raptors during cocktails and appetizers, followed by a seven-course meal prepared by chefs from some of the area’s finest restaurants. The event also will include a silent auction. Tickets are $200; register at glenhelen.org/whoo-cooks-for-you.