EVENTS

Come Join the Fun!

Volunteer Work Day-

January 11, February 8, March 14, April 11, May 9, June 13       9:00-12:00 Each Month

Join PNC staff and other volunteers in spring cleaning around the center. WE NEED YOU!

 2020 Family Program at PNC offered the 3rd Saturday of each month

Saturday, February 15th, 9:30-11:00AM

Pruning Workshop– Adults can learn how to prune trees around their property by practicing on our trees.  This class is geared more for the adults or young adults who need some tips on pruning! Children can assist with raking and planting some seed starters. A guest Master Gardener will be at this event.

Donations are appreciated.

Saturday, March 28st, 9:30-11:00AM

Furry Friends- We will introduce you to the local mammals in our area. (No live animals used in this demonstration!) Do you know where they live? What they eat? Who are their predators?

We will walk the trail and look for tracks, scat and other clues of these furry friends.

Donations are appreciated.

Saturday, April 25th, 9:30-11:00AM

Tiny Tykes Gardening- PNC volunteers will take walks with the little tykes around the center learning, looking, exploring and more. Search for worms, colors, textures, rocks and nature. Complete the walk with an activity at the end.

Donations are appreciated.

Saturday, May 16th,  9:30-11:00AM

Honeybees, Ladybugs and other insects- Learn about the benefits of attracting bees, ladybugs and other good working insects to your garden. Come and check out our new active bee colony.

You will take home a bug house and assist us with making one for our PNC garden.

Donations are appreciated.

 Saturday, June 20th, 9:30-11:00AM

Pond-erous Life- Our polliwogs and dragonflies should be active around the PNC pond! We will explore and observe with microscopes all the tiny living  creatures in and around the water. Do you know the stages of a polliwog? What color dragonflies will we discover? Hope to see you for some tiny exploring.

Donations are appreciated.

Saturday, July 18th, 9:30-11:00AM

Flower Power – You will search and discover seeds from flowers from the PNC garden. What is the importance of seeds? Who eats them? Do they grow into new plants? Bring some seeds to share for an art project.

Donations are appreciated

Family Hike Series                                                    Explore the natural life along the nature trail

The 4th Saturday of the month beginning in February. Hikes begin at 10:00 and end at 11:30 Donations appreciated:)

February 22

Mach 21,

April 18,

May 16,

June 27

           

                                             

Providing Environmental Education since 1991