Eco Days at Seven Ponds
Saturday and Sunday May 14 and 15 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Organic Herb Gardening with the Friends of Herbs
Learn all about planting and growing an herb gar- den without any chemicals while in the nature center’s herb garden.
10:30 am to 11:30 am
Seven Ponds Astronomy Club
Learn all about astronomy and do some solar observing with the club members’ telescopes. ~ 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Intro to Nature Photography with Seven Ponds Camera Club
Bring your cameras and take a walk with camera club members and one of 7 Ponds’ Naturalists to learn different techniques as well as some natural history.
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Intro to Beekeeping with Seven Ponds Beekeepers’ Club~
Learn all about beekeeping from hives to gear and than suit up for a first hand look at 7 Ponds hives. 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Owl Pellet Dissecting
10:00 am to 4:00 pm Build your own bird house or nesting platform
Plant Your Own Flowers
Chalk Murals on the Sidewalks
See what kind of eco art you can design using chalk and your imagination.
Aquatic Critters from the Ponds
See what bugs live in the water and maybe catch a few.
Trail Mix Station
Make your own trail mix before hiking the trails.
Bring a bag or two of stuff (books, toys, kitchen items, etc) and take a bag or two home with you.
Dryden Color Me Green
Dryden School students will have a hands-on booth to demonstrate the green way.
Native Plant Sale
Saturday and Sunday May 14 and 15 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
There will be a large selection of woodland and prairie flowers for purchase. There will also be people knowledgeable on native planting to help with any questions. If interested in the plant list contact nature center close to sale dates.