Creating Active Retirement Years - Fall 2015

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46 September-December 2015 Cary Senior Center Nature A NATURE 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 uneven ground. Location: Stevens Nature Center / Hemlock Bluffs Fees: $6(R) $8(N) (per class) NIGHT ADVENTURES Explore the nature preserve as the sun sets and many animals shift into action! Bring a flashlight. 86970 Sun Sep 20 6:30-8 p.m. AUTUMN ADVENTURES We'll search woodlands for migrating birds, late wildflowers and fall colors. 86971 Sun Oct 18 2-3:30 p.m. FABULOUS FALL COLORS This annual walk showcases the magnificent fall colors at the nature preserve. 86972 Sat Oct 31 2-3:30 p.m. BIRDS AND BUDS AT BOND PARK Birds and late fall plants will be covered during this leisurely stroll. Meet in front of the Bond Park Community Center. 86973 Sun Nov 15 2-3:30 p.m. EARLY WINTER NATURE RAMBLE Explore a seldom seen part of the nature preserve for birds, salamanders and other winter critters! 86974 Sat Nov 21 10-11:30 a.m. WINTER BIRDS ARE BACK! Join our birding quest for wrens, woodpeckers, ducks and more! Binoculars can be provided. 86975 Sun Dec 6 12-3:30 p.m.. 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/Hemlock Bluffs Fees: $18(R) $25(N) (per class) BETTER BACKYARDS FOR WILDLIFE Explore how to attract bird, bees and butterflies to your backyard. Bird box will be provided. 86966 Sat Sep 19 10 a.m.-noon NATIVE PLANTS FOR WILDLIFE We'll cover the abundant choices of native plants existing for use in your backyard. Native plants provided! 86967 Sat Oct 10 10 a.m.-noon NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY MADE EASY! Come and get tips from a professional photographer on how to take better nature photos with any type of camera! Bring camera. 86968 Sat Nov 14 2-4 p.m. WINTER BIRDS 101 Improve your birding skills by sight and sound in forest and wetland habitats. Binoculars can be provided. 86969 Sat Dec 5 10 a.m.-noon Nature Programs The programs offered by the Stevens Nature Center are held at the beautiful Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve. Trained, professional Preserve staff will assist you in expanding your outdoor skills, increasing your natural resource knowledge and enhancing your lifelong learning.

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