Sat. 2/22
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Community Event
Join everyone at The Wilderness Center
9877 Alabama Ave. S.W.
Wilmot, OH
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Open House for Gordon Maupinâ��s Retirement at The Wilderness Center Sat., Feb. 22, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Gordon Maupin, Executive Director of The Wilderness Center (TWC) announced his retirement effective February, 28, 2014. Maupin has spent the past 32 years as TWCâ��s Executive Director. He will leave a legacy of significant accomplish¬ments during his tenure at TWC. Maupin became the Executive Director of The Wilderness Center in 1981. During his career at TWC, he led the non¬profit nature center through growth and constant change from a staff of three to a staff of fourteen with land conservation holdings spanning the region. Under Maupinâ��s leadership, TWC has more than doubled its fee ownership land holdings and acquired numerous conservation easements. Maupin has been an agent of innovation at The Wilder¬ness Center. TWC expanded its mission to include land conservancy work. Maupinâ��s retirement in 2014 will coincide with The Wil¬derness Centerâ��s 50th Anniversary. Please join us for an open house to visit and honor Gordon on Saturday, Feb. 22 from 11 AM - 2 PM. All are welcome! For more information visit or call 1-877-359-5235.