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January 2019

Peepers – Under the Snow

January 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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$5.00

The Peepers program is specifically developed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of each session. These 90-minute nature programs include stories, crafts, music, and discovery activities. Each program ends with an outside portion that will vary between a short exploratory hike, a game, or engaging play (i.e. sand table/water table, digging, etc.) to bring the lesson to life. For more informations please visit: http://natureiscalling.org/learn/pre-k-programs/peepers/

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Peepers – Winter Trees

January 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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$5.00

The Peepers program is specifically developed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of each session. These 90-minute nature programs include stories, crafts, music, and discovery activities. Each program ends with an outside portion that will vary between a short exploratory hike, a game, or engaging play (i.e. sand table/water table, digging, etc.) to bring the lesson to life. For more informations please visit: http://natureiscalling.org/learn/pre-k-programs/peepers/

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Small Farms Conference

January 25 @ 8:00 am - January 26 @ 5:00 pm
Grand Traverse Resort & Spa, 100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd
Acme, MI 49610 United States
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Great sessions and information booths throughout the two-day event. The Forestry Assistance Program will be manning a booth - come join us! For more information, visit: www.smallfarmconference.com.

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Peepers – Snow is Falling

January 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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$5.00

The Peepers program is specifically developed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of each session. These 90-minute nature programs include stories, crafts, music, and discovery activities. Each program ends with an outside portion that will vary between a short exploratory hike, a game, or engaging play (i.e. sand table/water table, digging, etc.) to bring the lesson to life. For more informations please visit: http://natureiscalling.org/learn/pre-k-programs/peepers/

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February 2019

Winter Guided Hike at the Natural Education Reserve

February 2 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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Free

Join Grand Traverse Conservation District staff on a guided hike along the trails of the Natural Education Reserve to explore the local beauty of the Boardman River valley and to learn about new and upcoming trail and restoration projects on the parkland. This is an excellent opportunity to learn about the Boardman River Dams Removal Project first-hand. Snowshoes are available… RSVP’s are required. Please contact Tom Vitale at tvitale@gtcd.org or 231.941.0960x19 or Reb Ratliff at rratliff@gtcd.org, or 231.941.0960×27 to register…

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Peepers – Go to Sleep Groundhog

February 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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$5.00

The Peepers program is specifically developed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of each session. These 90-minute nature programs include stories, crafts, music, and discovery activities. Each program ends with an outside portion that will vary between a short exploratory hike, a game, or engaging play (i.e. sand table/water table, digging, etc.) to bring the lesson to life. For more informations please visit: http://natureiscalling.org/learn/pre-k-programs/peepers/

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American Chestnuts Today by Dr. Carmen Medina Mora

February 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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Join Dr. Medina Mora, from Michigan State University's Department of Plant, Soil & Microbial Sciences, as we discuss the return of the American Chestnut. Contact the Leelanau Conservation District at 231-256-9783 for more information.

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Peepers – Winter Friends

February 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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$5.00

The Peepers program is specifically developed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of each session. These 90-minute nature programs include stories, crafts, music, and discovery activities. Each program ends with an outside portion that will vary between a short exploratory hike, a game, or engaging play (i.e. sand table/water table, digging, etc.) to bring the lesson to life. For more informations please visit: http://natureiscalling.org/learn/pre-k-programs/peepers/

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Winter Guided Hike at Brown Bridge Quiet Area

February 16 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Brown Bridge Quiet Area
Free

Join Grand Traverse Conservation District staff on a guided hike through Brown Bridge Quiet Area to explore new trails, view wildlife, and learn about new and upcoming parkland projects on the property. RSVP’s are required. Please contact Reb Ratliff at rratliff@gtcd.org, or 231.941.0960x27 to register or for more questions

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Peepers – Winter Sleepers

February 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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$5.00

The Peepers program is specifically developed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of each session. These 90-minute nature programs include stories, crafts, music, and discovery activities. Each program ends with an outside portion that will vary between a short exploratory hike, a game, or engaging play (i.e. sand table/water table, digging, etc.) to bring the lesson to life. For more informations please visit: http://natureiscalling.org/learn/pre-k-programs/peepers/

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