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Nature Wizard for Families- Fairies and Frogs

Apr 14, 2024 1:00PM—2:30PM

Celebrate spring with frog songs! Join the Nature Wizard for a magical journey to Wehr’s ephemeral pond to search for fairy shrimp and wood frogs. We’ll peek through microscopes at invertebrates we scoop from the pond and hope for a glimpse of the early emerging wood frogs.  These programs are appropriate for children ages 5…

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Nature Wizard for Families: Wily Coyotes

Jan 21, 2024 1:00PM—2:30PM

Wily Coyotes Coyotes are clever canines that share our neighborhoods. We’ll explore coyote behavior and adaptations, discuss how to safely share our spaces with them, and take a guided walk to look for their tracks and scat. Series for Members of the Friends of Wehr Make Wehr part of your family time. Friends of Wehr…

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Nature Wizard for Families- Fossil Fun

Mar 17, 2024 1:00PM—2:30PM

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Series for Members of the Friends of Wehr Make Wehr part of your family time. Friends of Wehr members at the family level or higher can join a naturalist for a free, monthly themed discovery walk along Wehr’s trails. Each program will feature a short, socially distanced introductory activity followed by a guided nature walk.…

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Nature Wizards: Squirrel Tales

Nov 12, 2023 1:00PM—2:30PM

Join the Nature Wizard to learn about the rascally rodents that share our yards. We’ll learn to speak “squirrel” and gain an appreciation for these entertaining and ecologically important critters. Series for Members of the Friends of Wehr Make Wehr part of your family time. Friends of Wehr members at the family level or higher…

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Nature Wizards: Homemade Holidays

Dec 03, 2023 1:00PM—2:30PM

The best gifts are homemade. Join the Nature Wizard to create unique gifts crafted from recycled or natural materials. We’ll even make a few gifts to share with Wehr’s wild creatures. Series for Members of the Friends of Wehr Make Wehr part of your family time. Friends of Wehr members at the family level or…

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Nature Wizard for Families: Wiggly Worms

Sep 10, 2023 1:00PM—2:30PM

Join us to learn about the lives of earthworms. We’ll dig up worms and learn whether these slimy neighbors are friends or foes. Series for Members of the Friends of Wehr Make Wehr part of your family time. Friends of Wehr members at the family level or higher can join a naturalist for a free,…

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Nature Wizard for Families: Soil Secrets

Apr 16, 2023 1:00PM—2:30PM

Soil Secrets Dig into the soil to discover why it is so much more than “dirt”. We’ll create a soil recipe, meet roly-polies and other decomposers, and learn how to be better soil stewards. Series for Members of the Friends of Wehr Make Wehr part of your family time. Friends of Wehr members at the…

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Nature Wizard for Families: Weeds in the Wild

May 07, 2023 1:00PM—2:30PM

Weeds in the Wild Why do exotic plants like garlic mustard and dame’s rocket endanger our forests? We’ll play a game to discover how invasive plants spread, learn how to identify local pests, and become land stewards by pulling a few weeds! Series for Members of the Friends of Wehr Make Wehr part of your…

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Nature Wizard for Families: Winter Birds

Mar 05, 2023 1:00PM—2:30PM

Winter Birds Discover the beautiful birds that make Wehr home year-round. We will explore the trails and watch at the feeders for woodpeckers, cardinals, and make a simple bird feeder to take home. Series for Members of the Friends of Wehr Make Wehr part of your family time. Friends of Wehr members at the family…

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Nature Wizard for Families: Heart-Shaped Hooves

Feb 12, 2023 1:00PM—2:30PM

Celebrate Valentine’s Day learning about the critter that creates a heart-shape with its hooves. We’ll explore the amazing adaptions of white-tail deer, hike to find deer and their signs, and make a deer track Valentine to take home. A free program for Friends of Wehr members Reservations guarantee a space. Walk-ins are welcome as space…

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Past | Archive

Wehr Birders

Feb 25, 2024 9:00AM—10:00AM

Guided Forest Bathing Walk

Feb 25, 2024 1:00PM—2:30PM

Maple Tapping for Families

Feb 24, 2024 10:00AM—11:30AM

Maple Tapping Workshop

Feb 24, 2024 1:00PM—3:00PM