Program Schedule

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Backyard Beekeeping - April 3 - 24, 2019   |   Adults   |   Apr 3 - Apr 24

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Nature Tots - Wednesday - April 3, 2019   |   Kid Only   |   Apr 3

Throughout the month of April our nature tots will explore big ways that we can care for the Earth, our home. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Preschool Nature Discovery - Wednesday - April 3, 2019   |   Kid Only   |   Apr 3

Preschoolers who love to do things for themselves will channel that energy into projects and activities that will make the Earth a greener place. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Asbury Woods
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Preschool Nature Discovery - Thursday - April 4, 2019   |   Kid Only   |   Apr 3

Preschoolers who love to do things for themselves will channel that energy into projects and activities that will make the Earth a greener place. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Asbury Woods
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Nature Tots - Thursday - April 4, 2019   |   Kid Only   |   Apr 4

Throughout the month of April our nature tots will explore big ways that we can care for the Earth, our home. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Maple Festival Presale Ticket   |     |   Apr 6

Skip the long lines for Maple Festival! Purchase your presale ticket today. Presale purchases will be added to the will-call list at the entrance and can be redeemed for April 6 or April 7. More detail

Cost: $5.00 — Members / $7.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Maple Festival Presale Ticket   |     |   Apr 7

Skip the long lines for Maple Festival! Purchase your presale ticket today. Presale purchases will be added to the will-call list at the entrance and can be redeemed for April 6 or April 7. More detail

Cost: $5.00 — Members / $7.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Recycling in Erie County   |   Family, Adults   |   Apr 9

Join Brittany Prischak, Environmental Sustainability Coordinator for Erie County, to learn more about the recent changes to recycling in Erie County. More detail

Cost: FREE — Members / FREE — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Nature Tots - Wednesday - April 10, 2019   |   Kid Only   |   Apr 10

Throughout the month of April our nature tots will explore big ways that we can care for the Earth, our home. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Preschool Nature Discovery - Wednesday - April 10, 2019   |   Kid Only   |   Apr 10

Preschoolers who love to do things for themselves will channel that energy into projects and activities that will make the Earth a greener place. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Asbury Woods
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Nature Tots - Thursday - April 11, 2019   |   Kid Only   |   Apr 11

Throughout the month of April our nature tots will explore big ways that we can care for the Earth, our home. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Preschool Nature Discovery - Thursday - April 11, 2019   |   Kid Only   |   Apr 11

Preschoolers who love to do things for themselves will channel that energy into projects and activities that will make the Earth a greener place. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Asbury Woods
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

How to be a Locavore   |   Family, Adults   |   Apr 11

Omnivore, herbivore, carnivore are all terms probably familiar to you. But do you know what a locavore is? More detail

Cost: $4.00 — Members / $6.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.

Spring Landscape Acrylic   |   Family, Adults   |   Apr 12

Spring is all about new beginnings and the re-emergence of color in the Woods. This class will focus on using acrylic paints to illustrate a vibrant landscape and connect us to the land we protect and enjoy at Asbury Woods. More detail

Cost: $25.00 — Members / $30.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Zero Waste Picnic   |   Family, Adults   |   Apr 13

We invite people of all ages to pack a picnic lunch to enjoy at Asbury Woods. After lunch, we will sort our recyclables, reusable items, compost and trash following the new guidelines for recycling in Erie County. Please call the Nature Center to register (814) 835-5356. Registration required. More detail

Cost: FREE — Members / FREE — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 11:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Gardening to Attract Pollinators   |   Adults   |   Apr 16

Pollinators like bees and hummingbirds are both beautiful and beneficial for gardens. Join a Master Gardener to learn how to start your own pollinator-friendly garden. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Nature Tots - Wednesday - April 17, 2019   |   Kid Only   |   Apr 17

Throughout the month of April our nature tots will explore big ways that we can care for the Earth, our home. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Preschool Nature Discovery - Wednesday - April 17, 2019   |   Kid Only   |   Apr 17

Preschoolers who love to do things for themselves will channel that energy into projects and activities that will make the Earth a greener place. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Asbury Woods
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Nature Tots - Thursday - April 18, 2019   |   Kid Only   |   Apr 18

Throughout the month of April our nature tots will explore big ways that we can care for the Earth, our home. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Preschool Nature Discovery - Thursday - April 18, 2019   |   Kid Only   |   Apr 18

Preschoolers who love to do things for themselves will channel that energy into projects and activities that will make the Earth a greener place. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Asbury Woods
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Sustainable Cleaning   |   Family, Adults   |   Apr 18

Household cleaning can be made easy using common, non-toxic ingredients. DIY products not only save you money, but are also better for you, and better for the planet. More detail

Cost: $25.00 — Members / $30.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

An Insta-worthy Nature Walk   |   Family, Adults   |   Apr 19

There’s no need to collect that flower or interesting seed when you can capture the beauty of Asbury Woods in that perfect picture. An Asbury Woods educator will guide participants to the “hidden gems” for photographing nature along the trails and gardens. More detail

Cost: $5.00 — Members / $7.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Spring Clean-up at Asbury Woods   |   Family, Adults   |   Apr 20

You can show appreciation for nature this Earth Day by assisting at our annual trail clearing and cleanup event. Please call Sheila Nordin at (814) 836-6176 to register. Pre-registration required. More detail

Cost: FREE — Members / FREE — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Starting Right with Composting   |   Family   |   Apr 22

Composting can be a great way to manage all the organic waste that comes from our homes and yards. More detail

Cost: $4.00 — Members / $6.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Nature Tots - Wednesday - April 24, 2019   |   Kid Only   |   Apr 24

Throughout the month of April our nature tots will explore big ways that we can care for the Earth, our home. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Preschool Nature Discovery - Wednesday - April 24, 2019   |   Kid Only   |   Apr 24

Preschoolers who love to do things for themselves will channel that energy into projects and activities that will make the Earth a greener place. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Asbury Woods
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
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Nature Tots - Thursday - April 25, 2019   |   Kid Only   |   Apr 25

Throughout the month of April our nature tots will explore big ways that we can care for the Earth, our home. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
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Preschool Nature Discovery - Thursday - April 25, 2019   |   Kid Only   |   Apr 25

Preschoolers who love to do things for themselves will channel that energy into projects and activities that will make the Earth a greener place. More detail

Cost: $8.00 — Members / $10.00 — Non-Members
Location: Asbury Woods
Time: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
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Pond Safari   |   Family, Adults   |   Apr 25

This program will explore the watery worlds and the bugs, frogs, toads, salamanders, and more that live there using nets, terrariums and microscopes. More detail

Cost: $4.00 — Members / $6.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
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Spring Landscape Acrylic   |   Family, Adults   |   Apr 26

Spring is all about new beginnings and the re-emergence of color in the Woods. This class will focus on using acrylic paints to illustrate a vibrant landscape and connect us to the land we protect and enjoy at Asbury Woods. More detail

Cost: $25.00 — Members / $30.00 — Non-Members
Location: Nature Center
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
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Build Your Own Rain Barrel   |   Family, Adults   |   Apr 27

A rain barrel is an easy way to be “green” and conserve water at home whether you are an avid gardener or just like to water your lawn. More detail

Cost: $55.00 — Members / $65.00 — Non-Members
Location: Brown's Farm
Time: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
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Undercovering the Emerald Ash Borer   |   Adults   |   Apr 27

Join Mercyhurst University biology professor, Chris Dolanc for a walking tour of the pumpkin ash stands of Asbury Woods. More detail

Cost: FREE — Members / FREE — Non-Members
Location: Asbury Park picnic shelter (across from the Nature Center for easy access to the pumpkin ash trees)
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.