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Upcoming Events

03jun(jun 3)9:00 am02aug(aug 2)3:00 pmSummer Camps

04aug9:00 am10:00 amSit Spot Group

01sep9:00 am10:00 amSit Spot Group

14sep5:00 pm11:00 pmMusic in the Woods

Recent Posts

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This May, go eat some honeysuckle

If you live in Southwest Ohio, you’ve probably met honeysuckle. Even if you didn’t know it, you could likely go out your door right now and see it, it’s that ubiquitous. Honeysuckles are a group of plants that mostly come from Europe and Asia (though there are some...

Searching For Salamanders

I am asking 15 elementary students to sit still for ten minutes. After school. Outside on a beautiful spring day. This is about the limit for our 2nd - 4th grade Outdoor Explorers. During those ten (seemingly unending) minutes, I went over some basics about our quarry...

Native Bees: What’s All the Buzz About?

For the past few years, “save the bees!” has been a common phrase in sustainability circles. If you’re like me, when you think of a bee, you picture a honeybee. You may be surprised to learn that Western honeybees, the ones most commonly found in the U.S. aren’t...

2018 in Numbers

Hours Spent Outdoors by People in our Programs

Number of Volunteer Hours


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Welcome to Imago

Started in 1978 by two social workers, Imago is an ecological education organization that is rooted in the concept that living in harmony with the natural world is not only good for the planet, but good for ourselves, our families and our communities. Through our preservation of urban nature, our hands-on green workshops, and our education programs for youth, Imago is fostering an exciting, sustainable future that benefits us all.

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