Bald Eagle Closure in Effect Until July 31, 2014
Returning bald eagles are actively tending to last year's nest within the Pinery Narrows area in CVNP. To protect the eagles from human disturbance, the area surrounding the nest tree will be closed until July 31, 2014. More »
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) Bridge Construction Closures
Rockside and Canal Visitor Center boarding sites will be closed through Apr 27. From Jan 18 - Mar 16, CVSR will operate between Akron Northside and Brecksville stations. From Mar 22 - Apr, CVSR will operate between Akron Northside and Peninsula. More »
Closure on Fishing Will Remain in Effect for Virginia Kendall Lake
Due to the government shutdown, we were unable to survey the fish community in VK Lake as scheduled. Our survey partners (ODNR) will not be able to get into the lake until early spring of 2014. Therefore, the closure on fishing will remain in effect. More »
September Dinner In The Valley Features French-Canadian Themed Meal And Heritage Series Concert
Contact: Susan L. Riffle, Director of Marketing and Public Relations, Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park, 330-657-2909 ext. 109
Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park
PENINSULA, Ohio (Monday, August 27, 2012) - The Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park continues its monthly Dinner in the Valley series in September with a meal inspired by French-Canadian cuisine followed by the season's first Cuyahoga Valley Heritage Series concert. Each month, the Conservancy's Dinner in the Valley features Chef Larkin Rogers, who creates a delightful meal hosted at one of Cuyahoga Valley National Park's extraordinary venues.
On Friday, September 14, the delicious Dinner in the Valley meal will be followed by a lively concert by Vishten at Happy Days Lodge. The members of Vishten have been touring their brand of new-traditional Acadian music, with a sound that is essentially Celtic, but the songs are French. The evening's events begin at 6:00 p.m.
Reservations are required and are being taken through Friday, September 7. Call 330-657-2796 ext. 121 for reservations. Pricing is $40 for members, $45 for non-members, and $12 for children ages 5-12. Price includes dinner, dessert and concert ticket. Learn more at www.conservancyforcvnp.org.
About the Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park
Did You Know?
Beaver in Cuyahoga Valley National Park impounded water to create a rich, diverse wetland in an area that was once an automobile junk yard? The area is now home to herons, turtles, amphibians, beavers, muskrats, otters, and many aquatic plants.