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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Animal Encounters 1:30 pm
Native Seed Exchange 3:00 pm
Native Seed Exchange @ Forest Park Nature Center
Nov 6 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
F: 11/6 • 3-5 pm • Ages 18+ Join us as plant enthusiasts get together to trade NATIVE plant seeds from their gardens. There will be a short presentation about seed saving followed by the swap. Participants are encouraged to … Continued
River Spirit Flute Circle 1:00 pm
Animal Encounters 1:30 pm
Nature Art Show & Sale 9:00 am
Nature Art Show & Sale @ Forest Park Nature Center
Nov 21 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
11/21-1/2/16 Mon-Sat: 9 am-5 pm • Sundays: 1-5 pm This art show features a diversity of media and unique artwork all created by talented local artists. It is a great way to support local artists and find original nature-related photographs, … Continued
Habitat Restoration Workdays 10:00 am
Habitat Restoration Workdays @ Forest Park Nature Center
Nov 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sa: 10/24 • Seed Collection Sa: 11/21 • Honeysuckle Removal 10 am-12 pm • Ages 14+ (all minors must have guardian sign waiver) Help us maintain Forest Park’s ecological integrity at these habitat restoration workdays. There will be a short … Continued
Nature Art Show Open House 2:00 pm
Nature Art Show Open House @ Forest Park Nature Center
Nov 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sa: 11/21 • 2-4 pm Meet the artists, enjoy a seasonal beverage, and tour the wonderful artwork of these creative and talented folks!
Morning Bird Hikes 7:00 am