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Central Ohio Group Calendar

Outings and Meetings scheduled August 1, 2014 through August 7, 2014


You may also want to see About Outings for description of Outings, Friday Night Hikes, and the Outings Rating System (E/S).


Friday, August 1 -- Gahanna Creekside Night Hike, Ratings: E/S 1/1


Time: 7:00 PM. Explore the old and the new of Gahanna as we walk along the boardwalk of Creekside Park. Meet at the VFW Park at 75 W. Johnstown Rd. on the southwest corner of Big Walnut Creek south of Granville Rd. (270 E to 62 E, turn right on Olde Ridenour Rd., then left onto Johnstown Rd. to the creekside). A flashlight and reflective clothing are recommended. Contact leader for further information.


Saturday, August 2 -- Water bug collecting and identification, Ratings: E/S 1/1


Time: 10 AM. Get your feet wet in the Olentangy River at High Banks Metro Park 10 AM Sat Aug. 2nd (look for signs). Contact leader Amber Bellamy for further information.


Sunday, August 3 -- Battelle Darby Creek, Ratings: E/S 1/3


Time: . Meet at 11:00 AM at the Ranger Station at Cedar Ridge which is 2 and 3/4 mile South of Broad St on Darby Creek Dr.The hike will be 6 miles on mostly level terrain. Carry a lunch snack. Contact leader for further information.


Wednesday, August 6 -- Franklin Park Conservatory, Ratings: E/S 1/1


Time: 6:30 PM. Enjoy an hour long stroll through this scenic and historic park just 4 miles east of downtown Columbus. Meet inside the east entrance of the Conservatory on the lower level (left of doors).The Conservatory, located at 1777 E. Broad St., is open from 5-8 PM. Contact the Conservatory at (614) 645-8733 for admission information. Contact leader for further information.


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Wednesday, August 6 at 6:45 PM -- Central Ohio Group (COG) Executive Committee


Meets the first Wednesday of most months. This month's meeting will be held at Panera Bread community room in Clintonville, 4519 N. High Street (near W. Weisheimer Rd, between Henderson & Morse) Contact the COG Chair David Roseman for more information or if you have an agenda item. For more information, contact .


Please see the latest Newsletter for additional meetings and activities.

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