Wild Wednesday

Wild Wednesday is for adults and kids alike and typically takes place on the last Wednesday of each month and features new speakers to cover a variety of topics geared to get you involved with the outdoors. Past and future topics include shed hunting, outdoor cooking, bobcats, waterfowl hunting, butterfly gardening, fly fishing, coyote trapping, mushroom hunting, frog gigging, antler scoring, paddle sports, quality deer management, food plots, tracking deer made easy and much more.


Upon arrival to the park, the entrance for the Wild Wednesday program will be through the Education Center doors (building on the right). Parking will be in the main parking lot in front of the Education Center.


Wild Wednesday is for people of ALL ages!


FREE *unless otherwise specified*


This program varies on capacity.


Snacks, refreshments, and door prizes are all included with the Wild Wednesday admission fee. The Welcome Center and gift shop area will open after the presentation!

Registration & Questions

All admission tickets can be purchased through Eventbrite electronically, at Deerassic.com, or in person at the door upon arrival. Please follow the link above to sign-up!

Cash and checks accepted on site the day of the event. Pre-registration is encouraged!

For any additional questions, call (740) 435-3335 Monday-Friday from 8:00A.M.-4:00P.M. , or e-mail stacy@deerassic.com

February 22nd - (Benefits of STEAM Education)

Benefits of STEAM Education

February 22nd, 2023 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Lori Colon, Founder & CEO of Wayne Co. Children’s STEAM Playlab

We will discuss the benefits of STEAM Education, talk about the Wayne County Children’s STEAM Playlab & create our very own Soda-Straw Rockets! Admission is FREE , so don’t wait and register TODAY! Snacks and refreshments provided.


March 29th - Wild Wednesday (Eastern Bluebirds, Build Your Own Bluebird Box!)


March 29th, 2023 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Stacy Garrett – Deerassic’s Event & Activities Coordinator

Come learn all about the Eastern Bluebird and then build your very own bluebird box! Registration is $10.00 for this event, limit to 40 participants. Registration not yet available.

April 26th - Wild Wednesday (Turtle Trapping)

Turtle Trapping

April 26th, 2023 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Matthew Pollock, Guernsey SWCD Wildlife/Forestry Specialist.

May 24th - Wild Wednesday (Woodland Invasive Plant Species)

Woodland Invasive Plant Species

May 24th, 2023 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Clif Little, OSU Extension Guernsey County and Agriculture/Natural Resources Educator

June 28th - Wild Wednesday (Ohio Reptiles and Amphibians)

Ohio Reptiles & Amphibians

June 28th, 2023 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Nicole Hafer-Lipstreu, Biologist and Licensed Rehabilitator