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Maple Syrup Time!

by on February 24, 2018

Learn the basic steps of how tree sap can be turned into delicious syrup.  Taste some samples and help in the process of making this wonderful delight.  Be prepared for outdoor exploring! Fee per adventurer:  $2 member; $3 non-member  

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Naturalist Skills-Tree Identification

by on October 28, 2017

For people who wish to further their natural history knowledge in a fun and hands-on learning environment! Learn about the various trees that call the Coastal Plain their home! Learn how to identify trees based on the characteristics we can see in fall (colorful leaves, bark, buds, fruit) as well…

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Maple Syrup Program

by on February 25, 2017

Learn the basic steps of how tree sap can be turned into delicious syrup. Taste some samples and help in the process of making this wonderful delight.  Be prepared for outdoor exploring! Families, individuals, all ages welcome! Fee per adventurer: $8 member; $10 non-member.

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Winter Tree Identification

by on January 21, 2017

The trees have no leaves, how can we discover their identities in winter? Join the naturalist on this hike through the forests of Silver Lake Nature Preserve to learn the amazing tips and tricks to identifying these majestic trees.  Prepare for a wonderfully chilly hike deep into the forest. Families,…

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