2018 Activities



Placer Nature Center Family Garden Series 2018

Join the Master Gardeners and PNC volunteers at the Placer Nature Center for a four session class in gardening. Designed for children and their parents the classes will explore the best ways to get the biggest flowers and the tastiest fruits and vegetables! 

Each class includes hands on activities and handouts, plus a take home for each child.

Class Dates 

March 24, April 21, May 19 and September 15.

Advanced registration is desirable. To register call 530-878-6053 or e-mail programs@placernaturecenter.org

For more details click:  PNC Garden Series 2018

                                March 31, 10:00 AM                                                                        Family Time                                                              Take a Hungry, Hungry Hike at the                                              Placer Nature Center.                                    Join Docent Linda for a walk on the nature trail and discover how many ways common plants help families live.

Suggested donation of $10.00 per family, no registration needed. Program runs approximately one hour, includes activities for children and families. Rain or Shine.   Call 530-878-6053 for more details.                                                                                                                                                                      This program is a joint effort with the Redbud Chapter of the California Native Plant Society and the Placer Nature Center.



                    Volunteer Work Day- Global Youth Service Day

April 7- 10 to 1:00 pm

Come help us celebrate Global Youth Services day and spend some time at the nature center completing some spring cleaning projects                       

                                   Star Gazing                                      April 14,  7:30 PM

Join Mark Graybill for a fascinating evening of star gazing and exploration.   Program runs approximately 1.5 hours                                   Fees: non-members $10.00 /person, members- $8.00/person              Call or e-mail for reservations:                                                                          530-878-6053–programs@placernaturecenter.org

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