February 2015

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Saturday, February 7, 2015, 10:00am-4:00pm. Click logo for more details!

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Winter Hours
Friday, November 1 – Friday, February 28
Walk the trails and visit Liberty dawn until dusk, as usual.
Building hours Monday and Saturday, 10-4:30, Sunday 1-4:30.
Building closed Tuesday-Friday with some exceptions:
Special Building Hours* for programming and by appointment.

First Friday Lunch Bunch (Adult)
Friday, February 6, 2015, 11:00am-12:00pm
*Special Building Hours: 10:00am-2:00pm
A nature related talk is followed by BYO brown bag lunch and conversation. Audubon provides coffee and tea.  With confirmation that the Emerald Ash Borer is now resident in Chautauqua County, how will you deal with the EAB when it arrives in your back yard?  Betsy Burgeson of the Cornell Cooperative Extension will help us all prepare.

Snowflake Festival (All)
Saturday, February 7, 2015, 10:00am-4:00pm
Join us for this annual festival to celebrate winter fun, local products, and family-friendly activities!

Little Explorers (Children aged 3-8 and a Grownup)
Love is in the Air
Saturday, February 14, 2015, 10:00am-11:30am
A nature lesson, walk, craft, and a snack make for a fun-filled morning of learning.

The Art of Making Maple Syrup (Adult)
Sunday, February 15, 2015,1:30pm-3:00pm
Plus another date to be determined in March
Learn the basic principles and procedures for making maple syrup through this introductory program and a trip to Uncle Rick’s Sugar House, Ashville, NY, in March.

Snow Camp (Children)
Monday, February 16, 2015, 9:00am-3:00pm
A day of winter play and a little learning for kids in grades K-7. Pre-registration required.

Ducks & Dinner (Adults)
Saturday, February 21, 2015, 1:30pm-4:30pm
Visit Dunkirk Harbor to see the amazing number of ducks, gulls and other birds that visit for the winter. Last year, people saw over 35 Bald Eagles on the ice!

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