Parker Woods wildflowers

2017-18 Calendar of Events


For more information on the events listed contact us at 513.542.3588 or info@northsidegreenspace.org.

Tuesday, March 14, 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. Annual Meeting, LaBoiteaux Woods Nature Center

Tuesday, March 28, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Board Meeting, LaBoiteaux Woods Nature Center

Saturday, April 15, 10:00 – Noon. Garlic Mustard Pull, Buttercup Valley

Saturday, April 22, 10:00 – Noon. Garlic Mustard Removal (with PW Montessori), Parker Woods

Tuesday, April 25, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Board Meeting, LaBoiteaux Woods Nature Center

Saturday, April 29, 9:00 a.m. Western Wildlife Corridor Wildflower Extravaganza, WWC Kirby Nature Preserve, Addyston, OH

Sunday, May 7, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Spring Wildflower Walk, Buttercup Valley

Saturday, May 20, 10:00 – Noon. Garlic Mustard Removal, Parker Woods

Tuesday, May 23, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Board Meeting, LaBoiteaux Woods Nature Center

Sunday, June 4, Noon – 3:00 p.m. Northside Greenspace & Cincinnati Wild Flower Preservation Society Picnic, Keystone Flora, Wooden Shoe Hollow

Tuesday, June 27, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Board Meeting, TBA

Tuesday, July 4, Noon. Fourth of July Parade, Northside Neighborhood

Tuesday, September 26, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Board Meeting, LaBoiteaux Woods Nature Center

Saturday, September 30, 10:00 a.m. – Noon. Honeysuckle Removal, Parker Woods

Saturday, October 14, 10:00 a.m. – Noon. Honeysuckle Removal, Parker Woods

Tuesday, October 24, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Board Meeting, LaBoiteaux Woods Nature Center

Saturday, November 4, 10:00 – 11 a.m. Fall Woodland Walk in Badgley Run Park

Tuesday, November 28, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Board Meeting, LaBoiteaux Woods Nature Center

Sunday, January 14, 2018, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Winter Woodland Walk 2018, Buttercup Valley

Buttercup Valley Preserve


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Buttercup Valley Nature Preserve is a Northside park donated to the city in 1973 after failed efforts to develop the land for an apartment complex. The park entrance is located at the east end of Stanford Drive in Northside. Turn right (east) onto Stanford from Hamilton Ave., which is about one mile north of Knowlton’s Corner.

Parker’s Woods


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Parker’s Woods is the largest of the Northside parks and is named after Alexander Langland Parker, who sold the property for the park to the city. The park entrance is located at Haight and Bruce Avenues. Turn right (east) onto Bruce from Hamilton Avenue about one half mile north of Knowltons Corner.

Badgley Run Park


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Badgley Run Park is a small park in Northside named after Robert Badgley, one of the early settlers of Cumminsville. The southern entrance to Badgley Run is on Washburn Street just west of its intersection with Kirby Road.