Aullwood Audubon Center And Farm

Aullwood Audubon Center And Farm
1000 Aullwood Road
937-890-7360

Aullwood is an environmental education center in western Ohio. We are an Audubon Center of the National Audubon Society. Our goal is to promote the protection of birds, other wildlife and the habitats on which they depend. Aullwood offers both children and adults the opportunity to experience and appreciate the world through experience-based education.


Upcoming Events at Aullwood Audubon Center And Farm

Morning Discovery Walk for Adults

Thursday, Dec 20, 2018 from 8:00am to 9:30am
Aullwood Audubon Center
Dayton, OH
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Morning Discovery Walk for Adults

Aullwood Candle Dipping

Saturday, Dec 22, 2018 at 2:30pm
Aullwood Audubon Center
Dayton, OH
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Aullwood Candle Dipping

Aullwood Candle Dipping

Sunday, Dec 23, 2018 at 2:30pm
Aullwood Audubon Center
Dayton, OH
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Aullwood Candle Dipping

Recent News

Farm Babies Fest at Charity A. Krueger Farm Discovery Center

Enjoy a full day of baby animals, farm adventures, great food and old fashioned fun at Aullwood’s Farm Babies Fest at Aullwood Farm. Delight in a wealth of things to see and animals to encounter! Meet our adorable baby farm animals and say hel…

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Aullwood Apple Fest 2017

Schedule: Saturday, September 23, 201710:00 AM - 5:00 PM: Children's Activities (Children’s Tent)10:15 AM, 12:00 Noon, 4:00 PM: Songs and Tales of Johnny Appleseed with Chris Rowlands (Bank Barn)11:00 AM - 4:00 PM: Draft & tractor-pulled w…

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Aullwood Lights Out Miami Valley 2016

It might be hard to believe, but fall bird migration has already begun! August 15th also marked the start of the Lights Out Miami Valley program, an opportunity for people all over the Miami Valley to turn off lights inside and outside of their build…

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Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm Programs - June 2016

June brings the first day of summer on the 21st. Enjoy a draft horse pulled wagon ride, help count Aullwood’s breeding birds, or join our family-friendly pollinator celebration Bees ‘n Aull. Parents can help their children develop a deeper sense …

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Aullwood Welcomes AmeriCorps NCCC Team

Dayton, OH -- An AmeriCorps NCCC (National Civilian Community Corps) team is serving with Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm from May 3 until June 24. The team is helping increase biodiversity and improve the overall grounds by participating in invasiv…

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Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm Programs - October 2015

Aullwood’s October 2015 Schedule At a Glance:October 15, 22, 29 - Morning Discovery Walk For Adults, 8:00 - 9:30 a.m. (Center)October 10 - Wire Wrap a Cabochon Pendant Workshop, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. (Center)October 10 - Bee Bonanza – Farm Walk, 2:3…

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Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm Hosts Mandela Washington Fellow

Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm Hosts Fellow from President Obama’s Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm is pleased to announce that it will host Evaline Munisi, a Fellow from Tanzania participat…

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Volunteer Airport Birdwatchers To Help Prevent Bird- Plane Collisions

(Butler Township)  Between 1990 and 2012, bird strikes in the United States killed 23 people and injured 240, damaged nearly 12,000 aircraft, and killed more than 120,000 birds. Airplanes run into loons, starlings, grebes, pelicans, cormorants, hero…

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Alexis Faust Named Aullwood’s New Executive Director

The Friends of Aullwood Board and the National Audubon Society are delighted to announce the appointment of Alexis Faust as the new Executive Director of Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm.  Alexis offers Aullwood a unique mix of experiences and skill…

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Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm To Participate In Blue Star Museums

Aullwood is one of more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense. Dayt…

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Aullwood’s Farm Babies Fest 2015

Discover Aullwood’s amazing array of farm babies.  Touch the velvet ears of a baby kid goat, feel the curly wool of a lamb and listen to peeping chicks at Aullwood’s Farm Babies Fest!  Admission for the festival is $5/car.  Enjoy hands-on demo…

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Aullwood Holiday Art Fair and Open House

Twenty -seven artists and designers will offer beautiful artwork, hand-crafted jewelry, homemade edibles and exquisite gifts. Unique and one-of-a-kind pieces will be available for purchase.  This is a great way to share Aullwood’s magic with your …

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12th Annual Museum Holiday Shop Around

What could be more fun than purchasing unique items while supporting our community’s outstanding cultural museums and organizations at the 12th annual Museum Holiday Shop Around?   Admission is free! The doors are open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Dis…

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Aullwood’s Enchanted Forest

Are you looking for a wholesome, non-scary program that is perfect for the entire family?  Then plan to attend Aullwood’s Enchanted Forest at the Charity A. Krueger Farm Discovery Center.  There is a free gift to the first 50 families each evenin…

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Aullwood’s Amish Quilt Exhibition

The 24th annual Amish Quilt Exhibit features more than 100 quilts and wall hangings that reflect the finest examples of Amish workmanship. The quilt patterns are selected by Aullwood’s director Charity Krueger a year in advance of the auction. …

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Aullwood's Summer Earth Adventures - August 5 – 9, 2013

Aullwood's Summer Earth Adventures classes offer exciting hands-on activities that enable children to explore the world of nature and farming. Through outdoor adventures, children develop an awareness of and concern for the Earth.  Children migh…

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Aullwood’s Barnyard Jammin’ and Dancin’ with A Taste of Aullwood

Get your dancin’ shoes, bring your partner or fly solo and join us for Aullwood’s Barnyard Jammin’ & Dancin’ with A Taste of Aullwood at Aullwood Farm.  The evening features a variety of local restaurants and caterers…

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Aullwood's Summer Earth Adventures - July 22 – 26, 2013

Aullwood's Summer Earth Adventures classes offer exciting hands-on activities that enable children to explore the world of nature and farming. Weekly classes continue through the week of August 5.  Through outdoor adventures, children develop an…

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Aullwood's Summer Earth Adventures for the Week of July 15 – 19, 2013

Aullwood's Summer Earth Adventures classes offer exciting hands-on activities that enable children to explore the world of nature and farming. Weekly classes continue through the week of August 5.  Through outdoor adventures, children develop an…

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Aullwood Audubon Center And Farm To Participate In Blue Star Museums

Dayton, OH---On May 21, 2013  Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm announced its participation in Blue Star 2013 Museums, an innovative program of the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 1,80…

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Aullwood Farm Babies Fest

Where can you see newborn lambs frolicking in the fields, dozens of chicks peeping and piglets huddled for warmth?  At Aullwood’s Farm Babies Fest at Aullwood Farm, 9101 Frederick Pike. There’s food, fun, music and lots of baby farm …

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Art at Aullwood – Abstracted from Nature and A Potpourri of Photographs

Enjoy Art at Aullwood – Abstracted from Nature by Joan Marcus and A Potpourri of Photographs by Mike Jaffe currently on display until Sunday, June 16. This exceptional photographic exhibit features nature, animals, people and buildings. Joan Ma…

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Aullwood Honors Building Chairmen Eckley and Doench

Dayton, OH – At the annual meeting of the Shook Construction Company held at the Charity A. Krueger Farm Discovery Center, Shook employees Mike Eckley and Eric Doench were presented with a plaque naming the new Farm Discovery Center’s Mai…

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Aullwood’s Fields of Tunes - Beer, Brewing, Barbeque and Bopping with Music

There’s a new entertainment series at Aullwood’s farm featuring fun, food and music – Aullwood’s Fields of Tunes! The series opens with Beer, Brewing, Barbeque and Bopping with Music Enjoy the novel country atmosphere with a s…

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Aullwood's Winter Earth Adventures

Aullwood's Winter Earth Adventures classes offer exciting hands-on activities that enable children of all ages to explore the world of nature and farming in the winter.   The Saturday evening classes are held from 5 to 7:30 p.m. and will co…

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Art at Aullwood - Beside Little Pond

Beside Little Pond is a collection of twenty-six photographs by Nina Harfmann.  Over a three year period, Nina made many visits to the bank of a vernal pool in her own backyard. Her images capture the change of seasons and the beauty of the pool…

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Aullwood’s Winter Speaker Series – How Ecotourism Lodges in South America Are Fighting Deforestation and Habitat Loss

The closing lecture of Aullwood’s Winter Speaker Series will feature Jim and Cindy Beckman, owners of Cheepers! Birding on a Budget, Their topic is How Ecotourism Lodges in South America Are Fighting Deforestation and Habitat Loss.  Jim an…

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Aullwood’s Winter Speaker Series – Coyotes in Your Backyard

The fourth lecture of Aullwood’s Winter Speaker Series will feature Dr. Stanley Gehrt, a certified wildlife biologist and associate professor at The Ohio State University and an expert on urban coyotes. His topic is Coyotes in Your Backyard.Dr.…

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Art at Aullwood – Beside Little Pond

Enjoy Art at Aullwood – Beside Little Pond on display.Beside Little Pond is a collection of twenty-six photographs by Nina Harfmann. Over a three year period, Nina made many visits to the bank of a vernal pool in her own backyard. Her images ca…

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Aullwood’s Happy Bird Day

Celebrate the exciting world of birds at Aullwood’s Happy Bird Day at the Marie S. Aull Education Center.  ADMISSION IS FREE ALL DAY!   Fun bird related programs and activities for families and groups will be offered throughout the d…

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Harvest Moon – Full Moon Walk

Come to Aullwood for the Harvest Moon – Full Moon Walk guided by an Aullwood naturalist.  Admission for non-members is $5/adult and $3/child.  Members of Friends of Aullwood and National Audubon Society are free.The harvest moon is the fu…

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Amish Quilt Exhibit

The Amish Quilt Exhibit is on display at the Marie S. Aull Education Center.  This incredible exhibit features more than 100 quilts and wall hangings reflecting the finest examples of Amish workmanship.  The craftsmanship that is displayed …

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Aullwood Apple Fest

It's Apple Fest time at Aullwood!  This annual event is held at Aullwood Farm on Frederick Pike. Admission is $4/adult and $3/child (ages 3 and under free).  Friends of Aullwood members are free with membership card.Apple Fest means delicio…

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Community Family Ice Cream Sundae

Come one, come all to a Community Family Ice Cream Sundae at Aullwood Farm’s new Charity A. Krueger Farm Discovery Center!  This community ice cream social is a “must do” for all residents. Beat the heat and enjoy a refreshing dish of ice …

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Aullwood's Summer Earth Adventures

Aullwood's Summer Earth Adventures classes offer exciting hands-on activities that enable children to explore the world of nature and farming. Weekly classes conclude the week of August 6.  Through outdoor adventures, children develop an awarene…

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Aullwood's Summer Earth Adventures for July 30 - August 3, 2012

Aullwood's Summer Earth Adventures classes offer exciting hands-on activities that enable children to explore the world of nature and farming. Weekly classes continue through the week of August 6.  Through outdoor adventures, children develop an…

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Aullwood's Summer Earth Adventures for July 23 - 29

What: Aullwood's Summer Earth AdventuresAullwood's Summer Earth Adventures classes offer exciting hands-on activities that enable children to explore the world of nature and farming. Weekly classes continue through the week of August 6.  Through out…

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Clean the Creek! Volunteers Wanted For Together Green Volunteer Days Event To Clean Wolf Creek

Butler Township - Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm is partnering with the Clean Sweep of the Great Miami River Watershed to clean a section of Wolf Creek (a tributary of the Great Miami River) on Saturday, July 21 from 9:00 am – noon.  This se…

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Aullwood’s Holiday Art Fair

Enjoy this fifth annual event at the Marie S. Aull Education Center. Beautiful and unique original works of art will be available to purchase from artists and craftsmen. Children will enjoy making a tasty treat for the wild birds or a recycled orname…

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