News and Events      
          
Hello Raccoon Creek Partnership members, friends, partners, and supporters!

There's a new and VERY EASY way for you to support the work being done in the Raccoon Creek Watershed!  Just shop on Amazon and 0.5% of your eligible purchase price goes to RCP.  See info below, then click on the link to select the Raccoon Creek Partnership.
 
Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Raccoon Creek Partnership whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.

 

  • AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service.
  • Support your charitable organization by starting your shopping at smile.amazon.com.
 
Click on the link below (you may need to copy and paste into your browser) and enter Raccoon Creek Partnership as your charitable organization.  Then remember to go to smile.amazon.com next time you shop on Amazon!
 
 
It doesn't cost you anything, and it helps to support the Raccoon Creek Partnership!
 


                                                                  
Monthly RCP Meetings
     
                         
     
     The monthly RCP Meetings are held on the last Wednesday of every month, at 6:30 p.m. at the Waterloo Aquatic Education Center (warm weather) or The Ridges, Building 22, room 214 (cold weather - starting in November). Public participation is encouraged! For more information or directions, please call Amy Mackey at 740-597-1473 or email mackey@ohio.edu.      
           
                                       Spring and Summer 2014 Education Events      


                                                                                                      

March 29th Astronomy Night

8:00pm Meet at Waterloo for a night under the stars! 

This educational event will be happening rain or shine! Even if tomorrow night does not hold clear sky conditions, we will be hosting a discussion and presentation led by Bob Eichenberg for identifying the night sky.

 

April 5th Spring Kids Camp

10:00am-1:00pm “Discovering Signs of Spring!”-join us to learn about the changing seasons and hikes to search for wildflowers and amphibians.

                     

April 6th Apple Grafting Workshop

2:00pm Learn to graft your own apple trees! ($10 fee; cost covers one complete tree)

 

May 17th RCP Birding Hike

10:00 am-1:00pm Bird watching hike led by Bob Scott Placier at the Lake Hope Furnace

 

July 21st-24th RCP Kids Summer Camp

9:00am-3:00pm Water Conservation is the theme for this year’s summer camp! Camp this year will open to ages 2nd grade-8th grade.  Registration for camp opens May 1st.  



 *This summer we are including an activity with a partnering organization that will focus on underprivileged children within the watershed. Due to lack of supervisors and supplies, we will only be having one RCP summer camp this year.  Sorry for the inconvenience, and thank you for understanding.*


All events located at the Waterloo Aquatic Education Center unless otherwise noted.

All events subject to change.  Please e-mail kayleem.moser@gmail.com for further questions.







                                                                                Waterloo Aquatic Education Center                                                   
                                                                          9660 State Route 365 New Marshfield, OH