The Woodcock Nature Center on Deer Run Road has some new programs on tap for the month of April. There are offerings offerings for children, teens and adults.
Adults may decorate spring grapevine wreaths on Friday, April 1, from 7 to 10 p.m.
Adults and teens may take part in Nature Journaling on Saturday, April 9, from 10 to noon.
Students in sixth through eighth grades can join Uncharted Woodcock, meeting on four consecutive Thursdays starting April 28 from 3:30 to 5.
Each of these programs requires pre-registration. More information may be woodcocknaturecenter.org.
Earth Day is Friday, April 22, and Woodcock will be celebrating with nature-inspired activities. All ages are welcome to join staff for an explorative, morning nature walk from 9:30 10:30. In the afternoon, from 1 to 4, all ages are welcome to make “up-cycled” terrariums and recycled crafts as well as explore the grounds. Nets will be available for scooping along the pond. There is a $10 fee, payable that day, to make a terrarium (bring a vessel from home). All other activities are free and no registration is required.