Scholarship code required. Begin with nature-themed books, visit different habitats, use puppets and ourselves to act out stories we've read, and have adventures in the woods!
URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER PROGRAM CALENDAR
Begin with nature-themed books, visit different habitats, use puppets and ourselves to act out stories we've read and have adventures in the woods.
Riverside Park June 29-July 3 Before Care 8-9:15am After Care 3:45-5pm
This class is an introductory class and demonstration of the basic techniques of hot water bath canning fruits and vegetables. This is a good primer for upcoming preservation classes but not a prerequisite. This course will occur online.
Spittlebugs are super common in your backyards. They're hidden from view but their tell-tale foamy homes can be found with a little searching. We'll look at the amazing adaptations of this tiny insect. This event will occur online.
Roly polies have been evolving for millions of years, retaining gill-like breathing structures and the ability to reproduce through parthenogenesis. Join us as we recount the amazing adaptations of the common potato bug. This event will occur online.
Steve Shapson will share tips and tricks for how to make the best sour dough bread possible. If you've been doing more home baking recently or want some help to get started join us for this presentation and discussion. This event will occur online.
(For adults) Join us for a potluck dinner at 6pm. Program starts at 6:30pm. Steve Shapson will be doing a rustic sour dough bread making demonstration.
It’s true! At least it was in 1600 when coyotes were restricted to the deserts and plains of the West. Today this song-dog has spread to all parts of North and Central America and has a long relationship with humans. This event will occur online.
The European Starling is a tough, adaptable and remarkable bird, which is why it does so well in our neighborhoods & backyards. We’ll look at the amazing natural history as well as the relationships they have had with humans. This event will occur online.