Ecology & Nature programs

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Programs focused on making a positive environmental impact in our community  


About the series

Find resources and events that inspire you to have a positive impact on the natural world, literally in your own back (or front) yard. Wright Library's Local Ecology program series includes book discussions, talks from naturalists, and practical guides on what you can do to make a difference from your own neighborhood.

Upcoming Events:

No events scheduled at this time. For now, follow the development of Wright Library's Native Plant Gardens

Past Events:


Native Plant Social, September 22, 2022

BioBlitz Week, April 29 - May 3, 2022

Chris Rowlands Children's Concert, 4/10/2022

Attracting Pollinators to Your Yard, 3/17/2022 

Discovery & Renewal on the Huffman Prairie (Far Hills Speaker Series), 2/20/2022  


Prepare Your Yard to Support Wintering Pollinators, 10/5/2021

Native Plant Social at Wright Library,  9/29/2021

Oakwood Native Plant Yard Tour, 6/22/2021

Douglas Tallamy Author Visit, Nature's Best Hope, 4/29/2021 (RECORDING AVAILABLE)

Nature's Best Hope Community Read events, April 2021 (DISCUSSION GUIDE AVAILABLE)

Watching the Seasons in the Miami Valley: Notes by Bill Felker, 4/21/2021


Landscaping with Native Plants with Eric Sauer, 4/20/2020 (RECORDING AVAILABLE)

Land Trusts: Protecting Natural Resources for the Future with Krista Magaw, 4/16/2020 (RECORDING AVAILABLE)