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48 Winter/Spring 2020 Cary Senior Center Adult Nature Workshops (age 18 & up) Pick up tips, techniques and hands-on experience to prepare you to get started on your backyard projects. Meet your neighbors and make new friends while enjoying these informative workshops. Location: Stevens Nature Center Fees: $14(R) $18(N) (1 class) WETLAND ADVENTURES Explore the amazing world of frogs and salamanders that are now laying eggs in the temporary pools. Net included. Sat Feb 29 10 a.m.–noon 000177 BACKYARDS FOR WILDLIFE 101 Find out how to make your backyard an oasis for birds, butterflies and bees. Bird box is included. Sat Mar 21 10 a.m.–noon 000178 SPRING BOTANY MADE EASY This annual field workshop will cover ID techniques of wildflowers, ferns and other spring plants. Hand lens included. Sat Apr 18 10 a.m.–noon 000179 Adult Nature Day Trip: Coastal Ecology (age 18 & up) Explore Goose Creek State Park and Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuge. Our tour will start at the state park and will then proceed to the wildlife refuge. Participants furnish their own transportation. Withdrawals not accepted after 14 days before trip date. Sat Jan 25 10:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. 000180 Location: Off-site Fees: $30(R) $36(N) (1 class) Adult Nature Programs (age 16 & up) Stretch your legs, clear your mind, and experience nature. You'll continue your lifelong learning through informative and educational nature walks that are focused on seasonal plant and wildlife activity. May involve some slow walking on steps. Location: Stevens Nature Center, unless noted otherwise Fees: $6(R) $8(N) (1 class) WINTER BIRDS AND BUDS Improve your winter plant and bird ID skills as days begin to get longer. Binoculars can be provided. Sat Jan 18 10–11:30 a.m. 000172 BOND PARK WINTER RAMBLE We will search Bond Park and Bond Lake for winter birds and early signs of spring. Meet at the Bond Park Community Center. Sat Feb 8 10–11:30 a.m. 000173 Location: Bond Park Community Center SPRING HAS SPRUNG! Enjoy the classic nature signs that spring has arrived in Cary! Sun Mar 1 10–11:30 a.m. 000174 WILDFLOWER WONDERS Spring wildflowers are peaking now at hemlock bluffs! Sat Mar 28 10–11:30 a.m. 000175 BIRD WATCHING MADE EASY Many birds are nesting now and migration continues! Binoculars can be provided. Sat Apr 25 10–11:30 a.m. 000176 c Nature Education Nature Education

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