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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Mother Nature’s Story Corner 10:00 am
Mother Nature’s Story Corner @ Forest Park Nature Center
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Sa: 3/7 • 10 am • Age: 3-7 There is nothing like a good story to brighten your weekend. Drop by to enjoy a rhyme or two and create a nature-related craft. The kids are sure to be delighted!
Forest Park Throughout the Ages 10:00 am
Forest Park Throughout the Ages @ Forest Park Nature Center
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
From being submerged under a pre-historic sea, to being covered with glaciers during the last ice age, and right on up to the present day land cover, learn about the changes that have taken place at Forest Park through the … Continued
River Spirit Flute Circle 1:00 pm
River Spirit Flute Circle @ Forest Park Nature Center
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Sa: 3/21, 4/11, 5/9, 6/6, 7/18, 8/1 and 9/5, 1-2 pm, All Ages Listen to Native American flute music or try your hand at playing this beautiful wooden instrument. All levels are welcome , and the circle is open to … Continued
Tom Ulrich, Nature Photographer: a Photographic Journey 7:00 pm
Tom Ulrich, Nature Photographer:... @ Forest Park Nature Center
Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tom Ulrich dazzles his audience with amazing photographs and humorous narration. He will take us on a photographic journey of the year 2014. The focus will include Glacier National Park, bird migration of South Texas and the rainforest and hummingbirds … Continued