Public Events at FPNC
Drop-In/Ongoing Programs at Forest Park Nature Center
Unless otherwise indicated, donations are requested for all walks and programs. CORE members often receive a discount for programs with a fee. Thank you for your support!
Yoga with Jean Sloan
Every Monday • 5:30-6:45 pm • Ages 8+
Fee: 4 classes for $36, 8 classes for $64 or $10 drop in
Experience the benefits of yoga in the tranquil setting of Forest Park Nature Center. This beginning class will combine gentle postures, breathing practices and relaxation with an emphasis on self-acceptance and discovery. Wear comfortable clothing, bring a mat or large towel, and refrain from eating a large meal prior to class. Some mats are available for use at the Nature Center. For more information contact Jean at 678-8099. Age: 8+ Fee: $10 drop-in fee; packages also available.
Old Time Folk and Country Jam
2nd and 4th Sunday of each month
3:30-5:00 pm • All ages
Dust off that guitar, fiddle, banjo or other acoustic instrument and bring it down to the Nature Center for a jam session. Meet other musicians and learn some new songs. Music lovers of all ages are encouraged to come, listen and enjoy.
NO NEED TO PRE-REGISTER – JUST DROP IN
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Songs from the Woods Concert Series: Dick Hensold 7:00 pm
Songs from the Woods Concert Series: Dick Hensold
Apr 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The woods will ring with music at our monthly concert series featuring some of the best singer-songwriters and folk musicians anywhere! Fee: $10/adult, $9/ages 12 and under, $8/CORE members. Concerts begin at 7 pm. Saturday, April 2 • Dick Hensold … Continued
Tom Ulrich, Nature Photographer: “Stock and What-Not” 7:00 pm
Tom Ulrich, Nature Photographer: “Stock and What-Not” @ Forest Park Nature Center
Apr 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 7:00 pm Tickets: $10/person (CORE Member price $8/person) Tom Ulrich has traveled the globe capturing beautiful images of the natural world with his camera. His work has appeared in publications including National Geographic and National … Continued
Earth Day Festival 11:00 am
Earth Day Festival @ Forest Park Nature Center
Apr 23 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sa: 4/23 • 11 am-4 pm • All ages 12th Annual Earth Day Festival Celebrate Mother Nature! Here’s your opportunity to “think globally, act locally.”Peruse the numerous booths, locate local resources, and learn what you can do to make a … Continued
Forest Park Garlic Mustard Melee 10:00 am
Forest Park Garlic Mustard Melee @ Forest Park Nature Center
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sa: 4/30, 10 am-1 pm • Sa: 5/14, 1-4 pm Ages 14+ Garlic Mustard, an exotic invasive plant species, is threatening to drive out the native understory plants and is gaining ground rapidly. Please spend what time you can helping … Continued