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Primitive Skills

Registration required (ages 9+) Join us to learn the art and skills the earliest humas used to hunt game. Atlatl throwing is gaining popularity as a fun target shooting sport too! This introductory program will teach the fundamentals of atlatl. Participants will learn about different types of atlatls and darts. The workshop will cover proper techniques including stance, grip, form, release and safety. Participants will then put their new skills to use with hands-on practice using atlatls and targets. Get ready to meet the challenge!

Primitive Skills

Registration required (ages 9+) Join us to learn the art and skills the earliest humas used to hunt game. Atlatl throwing is gaining popularity as a fun target shooting sport too! This introductory program will teach the fundamentals of atlatl. Participants will learn about different types of atlatls and darts. The workshop will cover proper techniques including stance, grip, form, release and safety. Participants will then put their new skills to use with hands-on practice using atlatls and targets. Get ready to meet the challenge!

Discover Nature

Registration required (ages 12+) What can warm your heart more than a nice, warm meal? Curry is a great dish that is easy to make and will give you the savory and sweet taste you are looking for in this fall weather. This virtual program will focus on how to crock-pot and stove cook this curry. We will be adding venison steak, sweet potatoes, onions, carrots and Golden Curry Sauce Mix. Join us online to cook together and ask any questions you have.

Discover Nature

Registration required (ages 12+) Fabric printing with natural objects is easy and can be a fun, creative outlet for those of us that aren't that artsy. We'll introduce you to some of our favorite native trees while collecting leaves on a short hike around the Discovery Center landscape. Back inside, we'll help you create a colorful holiday tote bag using textile ink and our collected leaves. If accommodations are needed, please e-mail the instructor after registering and at least one week prior to the program.

Discover Nature

Registration required (ages 12+) Fabric printing with natural objects is easy and can be a fun, creative outlet for those of us that aren't that artsy. We'll introduce you to some of our favorite native trees while collecting leaves on a short hike around the Discovery Center landscape. Back inside, we'll help you create a colorful holiday tote bag using textile ink and our collected leaves. If accommodations are needed, please e-mail the instructor after registering and at least one week prior to the program.

Discover Nature

Registration required (ages 12+) Fabric printing with natural objects is easy and can be a fun, creative outlet for those of us that aren't that artsy. We'll introduce you to some of our favorite native trees while collecting leaves on a short hike around the Discovery Center landscape. Back inside, we'll help you create a colorful holiday tote bag using textile ink and our collected leaves. If accommodations are needed, please e-mail the instructor after registering and at least one week prior to the program.

Native Plants

Registration required (ages 14+) November is an unpredictable month when it comes to native plant landscaping. 80 degrees and dry? 40 degrees and rainy? Who knows! Take a walk with our native landscape specialists to see how they maintain native plantings in the late fall. If accommodations are needed, please e-mail the instructor after registering and at least one week prior to the program.

Little Acorns

Registration required (ages 3-6) Discovering the amazing natural world is as easy as opening a book! This naturalist led virtual story program is ideal for preschool and kindergarten children and will take them on journeys to learn about wildlife, habitats and more.

Little Acorns

Registration required (ages 3-6) Discovering the amazing natural world is as easy as opening a book! This naturalist led virtual story program is ideal for preschool and kindergarten children and will take them on journeys to learn about wildlife, habitats and more.

Discover Nature

Registration required (ages 12+) Not quite ready to put away the Halloween décor? Keep those spooky vibes alive with this skeleton-centered program investigating what we can learn from animal's bones. We'll focus on the characteristics of animal skulls and discover how variation in anatomy, including teeth, can reveal the identity of an animal. If accommodations are needed, please e-mail the instructor after registering and at least one week prior to the program.