Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center

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Oct 24 Thursday 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Night Hike
Take a hike…? Don’t mind if we do!! We’ll be hiking to several overlooks around the center to take in the evening air, the sounds of the forest, and hopefully spot a critter or two.
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Oct 25 Friday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Ghost Stories Around the Fire
Bring your family and friends and enjoy varieties of your favorite kid-friendly ghost stories around the campfire—complete with s’mores.
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Oct 26 Saturday 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Zen in Nature
Fabulous way to start the day with a full dose of Zen in nature!
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Oct 26 Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Making Natural Cordage
Being able to manufacture cordage (rope) from natural materials is a skill that every outdoor enthusiast would be wise to understand.
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Oct 26 Saturday 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Pumpkin Bird Feeders
Gearing up for the Halloween festivities? Come celebrate with us at the nature center with making your own Pumpkin bird feeders.
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Oct 29 Tuesday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Spooky Things with Wings
Celebrate Halloween with the nature center this evening where you can meet some of our spooky animals that fly at night.
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Nov 2 Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Useful Lashings
Knowing how to securely fix two or more poles together with just a little rope is a great way to impress family and friends.
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Nov 9 Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Making Natural Cordage
Being able to manufacture cordage (rope) from natural materials is a skill that every outdoor enthusiast would be wise to understand.
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Nov 12 Tuesday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Nature Tales
Pre-schoolers, join us with an adult for this special story time on hibernation. We’ll hike too, weather permitting.
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Nov 14 Thursday 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Night Hike
Take a hike…? Don’t mind if we do!! We’ll be hiking to several overlooks around the center to take in the evening air, the sounds of the forest, and hopefully spot a critter or two.
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Nov 16 Saturday 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Zen in Nature
Fabulous way to start the day with a full dose of Zen in nature!
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Nov 16 Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Bow Drill Fire Making
Program participants will learn how to build their own bow drill kit, how to prepare a proper tinder bundle to receive the ember, and how to fuel that ember into full flame.
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Nov 16 Saturday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Autumn Trees
Join us for a fun afternoon to learn about the changes of trees annually during the Autumn. We will go for a nature hike and go on a leaf hunt.
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Nov 21 Thursday 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Night Hike
Take a hike…? Don’t mind if we do!! We’ll be hiking to several overlooks around the center to take in the evening air, the sounds of the forest, and hopefully spot a critter or two.
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Nov 23 Saturday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Let’s Talk about Turkeys
Do you know what a baby turkey is called? It’s almost time to stuff ourselves for Thanksgiving! Join us to learn about the bird that comes to everybody’s mind on the holiday!
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Nov 28 Thursday The Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday.
The Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center is Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday.
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Nov 29 Friday 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM The Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center Open shortened hours from 10 am – 3 pm.
The Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center is Open shortened hours from 10 am – 3 pm.
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