Sky signs

Ever wonder what the clouds are trying to tell us?

There will be a program “Reading the Clouds — Learn the art of weather forecasting” from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Saturday.

The program will be at the Nature Center at Liberty Park, 9999 Liberty Road, in Twinsburg.

For more information, call 330-865-8065.

Thursday

Seiberling Nature Realm Hike — Akron Metro Parks Hiking Club will meet at 2 p.m. for a 5-mile hike. Meet at 1828 Smith Road, Akron. Mike Walzer, 330-864-3593.

Archery Open Shoot — Register for a half-hour time slot to improve your shot, 4-7 p.m. Munroe Falls Metro Park, Lake Area, 521 S. River Road, Munroe Falls. Registration required, call 330-865-8065.

Yoga in the Park — Enjoy an active yoga practice in the beautiful Rock & Herb Garden with a certified instructor, 7-8 p.m. F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm, 1828 Smith Road, Akron. Registration required, 330-865-8065.

Habitat Restoration: Native Seed Collection — Join park staff in restoring Cuyahoga Valley National Park’s ecosystem by collecting native seeds, 1-4 p.m. Location provided upon registration. 330-657-2299.

Countryside Farmers Market at Highland Square — Live music, chef demonstrations and family activities add spice to shopping for local produce, 4-7 p.m. Highland Square, Conger Avenue and West Market Street, Akron. 330-657-2752.

Friday

Astronomy Club Meet-Up — Anyone interested in learning more about Astronomy and Wilderness Center Astronomy Club is welcom, 7:30 p.m. The Wilderness Center, 9877 Alabama Ave. SW, Wilmot. 877-359-5235 or go to www.wildernesscenter.org.

Saturday

Brandywine Falls Hike — Akron Metro Parks Hiking Club will meet at 9:30 a.m. for a 10-mile hike. Meet at 8176 Brandywine Road, Sagamore Hills. Colleen Carpinello, 330-331-7269 or 330-515-6155.

Astronomy Club of Akron: Classical Musical Night — Listen to the best musical selections of Mazart, Bach and Vivaldi by which to gaze at the stars, 7:30 p.m. 5031 Manchester Road, Akron. For more information, go to www.acaoh.org.

Fall Family Outing — Free hayrides, bonfires, naturalist activities, live music, apple cider, cookies and more, 6-9 p.m. Goodyear Heights Metro Park, 2077 Newton St., Akron. 330-865-8065.

Environment Investigators: Spider Safari — Discover the exciting world of spiders. Learn about Ohio’s spiders and their different lifestyles, then go out and see how many you can find, 1 p.m. The Wilderness Center, 9877 Alabama Ave. SW, Wilmot. 877-359-5235 or go to www.wildernesscenter.org.

Countryside Farmers Market at Howe Meadow — Live music, chef demonstrations and family activities add spice to shopping for local produce. 9 a.m. to noon, Howe Meadow, 4040 Riverview Road, Cuyahoga Falls. 330-657-2752.

Lock Demonstrations — Weekend lock demonstrations repeat from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Canal Exploration Center, 7104 Canal Road, Valley View. 330-657-2752.

Art @ M.D. Garage: Out and About in the Valley — Free art exhibits. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. M.D. Garage, 1556 W. Boston Mills Road, Boston Township. 330-657-2752.

Sunday

Silver Creek Kayak — Paddle the 50-acre lake with an ACA-certified instructor and a naturalist to learn paddle strokes, safety and see wildlife around the water, 10-11:30 a.m. and 12:30-2 p.m. Silver Creek Metro Park, Boathouse, 5171 S. Medina Line Road, Norton. For ages 13 and up. Advance registration required, call 330-865-8065.

Nature Crafting for Adults: Cornucopia — Get ready for the fall season by weaving your own cornucopia, noon to 5:30 p.m. Firestone Metro Park, Coventry Oaks Area, 40 Axline Ave., Akron. Materials fee is $10. Advance registration required, call 330-865-8065.

Hiking Spree Shield Assistance — Volunteers will help to attach your 2016 Fall Hiking Spree Shield to your hiking staff, 1-3 p.m. Liberty Park, Nature Center, 9999 Liberty Road, Twinsburg. 330-865-8065.

I Spy Skeletons — Stroll through the fields and forests in search of bones. Learn how creatures use specialized bones, teeth, shells, and more to survive, 1-2:30 p.m. Silver Creek Metro Park, Pheasant Run Area, 5000 Hametown Road, Norton. 330-865-8065.

Hiking the Hills — Hike 7-miles on the Buckeye Trail, 9 a.m. to noon. Station Road Bridge Trailhead, at the Towpath, 13513 Station Road, Brecksville. 330-657-2752.

Lock Demonstrations — Weekend lock demonstrations repeat from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Canal Exploration Center, 7104 Canal Road, Valley View. 330-657-2752.

Art @ M.D. Garage: Out and About in the Valley — Free art exhibits. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. M.D. Garage, 1556 W. Boston Mills Road, Boston Township. 330-657-2752.

Monday

Weekday Walkers — Enjoy this leisurely stroll along Dear Run Trail with frequent stops to discover nature and history along the way, 10-11:30 a.m. O’Neil Woods Metro Park, Trail Lot, 2550 Martin Road, Bath. 330-865-8065.

Tuesday

Firestone Metro Park Hike — Akron Metro Parks Hiking Club will meet at 4 p.m. for a 3-mile hike. Meet at 2620 Harrington Road. Akron. Bruce Ahonen, 330-794-1039.

Fall Running Series — Join the Conservancy and Western Reserve Racing for a 3-6-mile run with a surprise twist, 6 p.m. Pine Hollow Trailhead, 5465 Quick Road, Peninsula. 330-657-2909 or www.forcvnp.org.

Wednesday

Walborn Reservoir Hike — Akron Metro Parks Hiking Club will meet at 9:30 a.m. Meet at 11324 Price St. NW, Alliance. Diane Lybarger, 330-733-8840.

Fall Bird Walk — New and experienced birdwatchers join a naturalist for a bird walk in Liberty Park, 8:30-10 a.m. Liberty Park, Twinsburg Ledges Area, 9999 Liberty Road, Twinsburg. 330-865-8065.

Archery For Adults — Ages 16 and older can learn international-style target archery and test their marksmanship at the outdoor range, 10-11:30 a.m. Hampton Hills metro Park, Archery Range, 1940 W. Steels Corners Road, Cuyahoga Falls. Advance registration required, call 330-865-8065.

Archery For Seniors — Ages 55 and older can learn international-style target archery and test their marksmanship at the outdoor range, noon to 1:30 p.m. Hampton Hills metro Park, Archery Range, 1940 W. Steels Corners Road, Cuyahoga Falls. Advance registration required, call 330-865-8065.

Evening Hike — Venture out on an evening stroll to explore nature and learn about wildlife, 6:30-8 p.m. Munroe Falls Metro Park, Lake Area, 521 S. River Road, Munroe Falls. 330-865-8065.

Habitat Restoration: Invasive Plant Removal — Join park staff in restoring Cuyahoga Valley National Park’s ecosystem by removing invasive plants, 1-4 p.m. Location provided upon registration. 330-657-2299.