Earth Calendar for August 21st and August 22nd

Aug 21, 2013

  Run Wild during the Cincinnati Zoo's Cheetah Run 5K Run and Walk on Sunday, September 1st, at 8 a.m. Guests of all ages are invited to join the fun during the 3.1 mile run and walk through the beautiful Cincinnati Zoo. The course features the Zoo’s unique gardens and exotic animal exhibits, providing scenery unlike any other venue in town.



 The 2013 Cheetah run will feature a challenging course, performance T-shirt to all pre-registered runners and chip-timing at the start and finish line that will give real-time, accurate race results. Race starts and finishes in the Safari Camp Parking Lot. After the race, kids age 12 and under can participate in a FREE Cheetah "Cub" Fun Run. As a special prize all participants in the Cheetah Cub Fun Run will receive a ribbon when they cross the finish line. The Cheetah "Cub" Run will place in the Safari Camp parking lot. Online registration ends Sunday, August 25th. More information and registration at the website.



 On Our Calendar: Whether you are a seasoned bander or interested in learning about bird banding come out bright and early to Gilmore MetroPark at the Berk Boulevard Area Parking lot to learn more about Bird Banding. This is a great opportunity for individuals, school groups or scout groups to experience conservation science first hand! Saturday August 31st 5:30 am – 2:00 pm. Further information at