May

April 2015

Bob Evans Community Fundraiser
Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 9:00am-8:00pm
15% of your bill will be donated to the Nature Center when you present a special coupon.  Click here to download and print.  PLUS, Kids eat free from 4:00 until 8:00pm.

May 2015

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First Friday Lunch Bunch (Adult)
Friday, May 1, 2015, 11:00am-12:00pm
A nature related talk is followed by BYO brown bag lunch and conversation. Audubon provides coffee and tea.

Spring Migration Bird Banding (All)
Saturdays, April 25, May 2, 9, 16, 2015, 7:00am-11:00am
Tag along with ornithologists (bird scientists) as they capture birds, gather data, fit them with a uniquely numbered metal band, and release them.

Fledgling Birdathon (Adult+)
Saturday, May 2, 2015, 5:30am – we’re tired!
Join us to bird for bucks! Whatever your skill level, we will be birding most of the day to raise money for the Ryan Exline Memorial Scholarship to support a local student!

Little Explorers (Children aged 3-8 and a Grownup)
Color Me!
Saturday, May 9, 2015, 10:00am-11:30am
Nature explodes in color in May! A nature lesson, walk, craft, and a snack make for a fun-filled morning of learning.

Taste of Nature: Edible Spring Greens (Adult)
Saturday, May 9, 2015, 1:00pm-3:00pm
With a little bit of knowledge, nature can be your grocery store. Learn to identify spring greens and flowers.

Mother’s Day Wildflower Walk (Adult+)
Sunday, May 10, 2015, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Join a wildflower expert on a walk through Audubon’s other sanctuary, the Bentley sanctuary.

2015WG_logo_printWarren Gives
Wednesday, May 13, 2015, 6:00am-10:00pm
Donate through this website and your dollars will go farther!

Plant Exchange & Sale (Adult)
Saturday, May 16, 2015, 11:00am-3:00pm
Buy plants or exchange them for new ones in this informal event.

Wildflower Walk at Buckaloons (Adult+)
Saturday, May 16, 2015, 2:00pm-4:00pmCANCELLED
Take a short hike to see some of the most amazing spring wildflowers in the region, including some species of special concern.

Birdathon II (All)
Saturday and Sunday, May 16-17, 2015, all day
Wherever you are is the right place to count.
This is a fund raiser-ask your friends to support you.
Everyone can join in the fun.

Taste of Nature: Worm Composting (Adult+)
Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 6:30pm-8:00pm
Audubon multipurpose room and grounds
Worms can eat your garbage! Learn the ins and outs of vermicomposting and create and take home your very own worm bin.

Timberdoodle Time (Adult+)
Thursday, May 21, 2015, 8:00pm-9:30pm – CANCELLED due to low enrollment
It’s time to find the elusive timberdoodle, also known as the woodcock, as it flies high in the sky to attract a mate.

Memorial Day
Monday, May 25, 2015
The Nature Center building will be closed.  Trails are open from dawn until dusk, as usual.

Allegany Nature Pilgrimage (All)
Friday-Sunday, May 29-31, 2015
Dozens of nature programs for people of all ages and abilities. www.alleganynaturepilgrimage.com

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