Enrichment Fundraiser 



What: A chance to help us create some amazing enrichment for our wildlife ambassadors and see them use your creations!

  When: December 14th from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

  Cost: $20.00 per person

Click the link below to reserve your spot today!

Come out and see us at some of our upcoming public programs!

~December 14th: Enrichment Fundraiser


Christmas Enrichment Fundraiser


At Back to the Wild in Castalia, Ohio 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Come on out to Back to the Wild on December 14th at 1:00 pm for a hands-on wildlife enrichment event! You will have the opportunity to help us make some amazing enrichment puzzles for our wildlife ambassadors AND get to see them put to use! Don't miss out on this unique experience!

Entry to this fundraiser is $20.00 per person or $10.00 each for children 10 and under. All materials will be provided. There is a 30 person limit for this fundraiser so registration is a must! Go to to reserve your spot!

Vermilion River Watershed


Vermilion on the Lake, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

Come on out to the Vermilion Watershed event to learn more about Ohio's amazing natural spaces and our native wildlife! 

Town and Country Open House


At the Town and Country RV. center in Clyde, from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Want to look at some amazing RV's? Want to meet some amazing wild animals? Then this is the event for you! 

International Migratory Bird Day


At Magee Marsh, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Whether your an old pro or a rank amateur, this event is sure to be an exciting one for any bird enthusiast! Come enjoy the sight of rare, migratory birds AND meet our wonderful staff and wildlife ambassadors. It is truly a win-win situation...

30th Anniversary Meet an Ambassador event


At Back To The Wild, from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Can  you guess what ambassador has been here the longest? Come on out to our 30th anniversary event for fun, learning, and to have a chance to win a fun door prize!

This event has limited space so keep an eye out in April to get a chance to reserve your spot! Cost to participate is $5.00 per person. We can't wait to see you there! 

Annual Give-a-Hoot Day 30th Anniversary Edition!


At Back To The Wild, from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Come on out to our annual open house event to help us celebrate 30 years of community outreach and wildlife rescue! There will be raffles, amazing prizes, fun wildlife presentations, and so much more. The best part? Entry is FREE! But don't forget to bring along some money so you have a chance to win amazing prizes AND support wildlife while you're at it!

Please reload


Want to schedule a field trip for your class? An assembly presentation for your club? No problem! You can click on the "PROGRAM FAQ" or "PROGRAM FEES" button below to learn about cost, what a program includes, and more. Every program helps us raise money to continue rescuing wildlife and working with our community. To schedule, simply call or email Heather Tuttle using the information below.


PHONE: 419-684-9539

**NOTE: Photography programs are different. Please email Heather Tuttle for more information on bringing your photography club to Back to the Wild.


Call anytime! Because we work with such a small staff, our tours are by appointment. There is no charge but it sure helps if you can leave a donation! Simply give us a call at 419-684-9539 and we will set you up with one of our wonderful and amazing tour guides. Expect to spend about 45 minutes to an hour outside learning about Ohio's wonderful wildlife.

Our facility is handicap accessible with sidewalks and a handicap restroom. We have several wheelchairs and scooters for visitors to borrow if need be.

Available Program Dates

Want to schedule a program? Check the calendar below for available dates! *

Have more questions about a date you'd like to reserve? Email our director of education at

*Dates are updated weekly and might not reflect the most current schedule

Still have questions? Didn't find the answers you were looking for here? Just want to chat with some awesome wildlife people? We don't blame you, we want to chat with us too!

We are more than happy to help you with whatever wildlife questions you have. Don't hesitate to give our trained staff a call at 419-684-9539. For our calling hours, click HERE.