Area briefs


Go hiking at Stillwater reserve

COVINGTON — The Miami County Park District will offer an adult exploration hike from 9-11 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 2, at Stillwater Prairie Reserve, 9750 State Route 185, Covington.

Join park district naturalist Sassafras Susan to learn about the birds, plants and trees across the county. Walks last about two hours and are not strenuous or fast-paced. Wear appropriate shoes. Register for the program by going to the program calendar at MiamiCountyParks.com, e-mailing register@miamicountyparks.com or calling (937) 335-6273, Ext. 109.

Photography classes upcoming

TROY — Learn indoor shooting techniques from local photojournalist Mike Ullery from 6-8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 8, at Lost Creek Reserve & Knoop Agricultural Center, located at 2385 State Route 41, Troy.

A camera and registration are required. Class fee is $30 and will be paid to Ullery on the first class day. Fee includes the Jan. 8 indoor session at Lost Creek Reserve, as well as an outdoor session from 2-4 p.m. Jan. 14, at Hobart Urban Nature Preserve, 1400 Tyrone Road, Troy.

Register for the program by going to the program calendar at MiamiCountyParks.com, e-mailing register@miamicountyparks.com or calling (937) 335-6273, Ext. 109.

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