Join Alice Thompson, owner of Thompson & Associates Wetlands Services LLC and trained Climate Reality volunteer to learn how to plan natural landscapes that are climate resilient. She will discuss the importance of using our personal outdoor spaces to help plants and animals withstand the stresses of climate change. The presentation will be held live…

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Join us via Zoom to meet “Boxy”, and “Louise”, Wehr’s resident turtles.  Viewers will see how they love to eat! See a turtle skeleton, enjoy a reading of Box Turtle at Long Pond by William T. George and discover why Boxy and Louise have lived at Wehr for 30 years. Registration required

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Do you remember Charlotte the Spider from “Charlotte’s Web” by E.B. White?  Spiders are often portrayed as important figures in various stories and cultural myths. The Legend of Dream Catcher features a spider and its web. Tinsel, a popular holiday decoration, was created to represent a spider’s web. In one myth, Lord Spider was even…

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Just as families are celebrating the harvest, nature is having its own celebration by producing seeds, nuts and berries.  We will share a story A Seed Is Sleepy by Dianna Aston (Author), Sylvia Long (Illustrator), scavenger activity, and craft in celebration of this special time of year. Coordinator will send participants YouTube Video Links for…

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Have you ever wondered what your nocturnal neighbors do at night but you could never ever stay up past bedtime to watch? Together we will read the story Daylight Starlight Wildlife by Wendell Minor to help us to explore the nightshift. We will share a sounds quiz to test your nocturnal knowledge, provide a craft,…

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Join us via Zoom to meet Wehr’s resident Tree Frog and Salamanders. They LOVE to eat! Tune in to see them gobble insects & worms and discover how our amphibian allies keep nature in balance. Join us for all the virtual animal fun. Registration required

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Join us via Zoom to meet Wehr’s two resident snakes: Stripes the Garter Snake and Frank the Fox Snake. Little ones will see a snake skeleton, a snake x-ray, a snake shed, and then topped off with a meal for both Frank and Stripes. Enjoy a reading of The Greedy Python by Eric Carle and…

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Friday, November 20, 7:30-8:30 pm Zoom presentation about Wild Turkeys Saturday, November 21, 9:30-10:30 am at Wehr for a trail walk There is a lot more to these magnificent birds than their place on our Thanksgiving table. Join naturalist Bev Bryant to explore the basics of turkey biology and behavior, learn how to interpret their many forms…

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