When: Sunday, 2 to 4 p.m.
What: The birds will be getting ready for the mating season, which makes it the perfect time to watch and listen to their rattling calls and find out what makes them the “King of the Fishes.” Moderate, 1.5 miles.
Where: Yellow Creek Park, 17 Lowellville Road, Struthers
HOW TREES COMMUNICATE
When: Tuesday, 6:30 to 8 p.m.
What: Have you ever wondered how trees handle enemies? And if they talk to each other? Enrico Bonello tells us about these aspects of the trees in the forest and your backyard.
Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave, Youngstown
Info: 330-533-5538, http://go.osu.edu/treestalk
When: Wednesday, 9 a.m.
What: Join our volunteer-led recreational hike and walk at your own pace. Moderate 2 or 4 miles.
Where: Ford Nature Center, 840 Old Furnace Road, Youngstown
ART OF KOKEDAMA
When: Wednesday, 6 p.m.
What: Trumbull County Master Gardener Volunteer presents The Art of Kokedama, “How to Make a Japanese Moss Ball.”
Where: OSU Extension, 520 W. Main St., Suite 1, Cortland
LITTLE EXPLORERS: FROGS
When: Thursday, 10 to 11 a.m.
What: Join the club as we explore the wonders of spring and sing like frogs. Register/pay at Fellows Riverside Gardens by Tuesday.
Where: Birch Hill Cabin, End of McCollum Road, Youngstown
Cost: $5 a class, age 3 to 6, plus adult
ANNUAL PLANT SALE
When: Thursday through next Saturday
What: Men’s Garden Club of Youngstown Annual Plant Sale. Join our annual fundraiser for scholarships and activities. Annuals, tomatoes, peppers, hanging baskets available.
Where: MCCTC, Palmyra Road, Canfield
Info: mgcy.org or firstname.lastname@example.org
SPRING PHOTO HIKE
When: Next Saturday, 10 a.m. to noon
What: Vindicator reporter Joe Gorman will lead a hike through one of his favorite areas of Mill Creek and share his love of nature photography.
Where: Suspension Bridge parking lot.
Info: 330-740-7114 to register by Thursday.
HERB AND PLANT SALE
When: May 18, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What: Holborn Herb Growers Guild 2019 Herb and Plant Sale. Choose from herbs and perennials, succulents and fairy garden plants.
Where: Vegetable Building at the Canfield Fairgrounds, Columbiana Canfield Road, Gate 5
Cost: Plants marked with price. Cash or check only.
Info: 330-406-0364 or 330-720-7142