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August 2018

Princess Pine & Fireworks?

August 29, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ridges Cabins, 8288 County Hwy Q
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States
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Find out in this class! Learn to identify some of our common Club Mosses (Lycopodium)—Princess Pine, Ground Cedar, Shiny Club Moss, Wolf’s Claw—plus a few others. We’ll start with a short program introducing several Lycopodium species and identification tips. Will there be “explosive fun”? You bet!! Then we’ll head into the field to practice what we learned. We’ll be on our knees in a wet/muddy area, so wear appropri- ate clothes and shoes. Bring a hand lens or use one of ours. (Because of the sensitive…

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December 2018

Between the Holidays! Get Crafty

December 26, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Get crafty and create unique pine cone creations.

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Between the Holidays! Bird Feeders

December 27, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States
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Help our winter bird friends by creating peanut butter bird feeders to display around your yard.

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Between the Holidays! Natural Decorations

December 28, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Use a wide variety of natural materials to create cedar rubbings and woodland crafts.

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Between the Holidays! Art Collaborative

December 29, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Enjoy all the activities from Wednesday, Thursday and Friday in a creative art collaborative.

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May 2019

Who Croaks There?

May 4, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States
$5 – $18

For frogs, spring means mating season, and males use their unique (and very loud) voices to attract a mate. Join us as we listen for the quacks, trills, peeps, and snores of the frog species that live here in Door County. After a short presentation to learn about the frogs and their sounds, we’ll take a hike to listen for the frogs. Suitable for ages 5 & up. Fee: $10 - Members • $13 - Public • FREE - Kids

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June 2019

Trails & Ales

June 12, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States
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Stop by the Nature Center for a naturalist-led guided hike then head over to the Door County Brewing Tap Room and Music Hall for a tasty beverage! Adults only. Fee: $10 - Members • $13 - Public

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September 2019

Swales & Ales

September 14, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States
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Explore the Ridges Sanctuary with Ridges Naturalists and discover what plants in and around Door County can be used to create different flavor profiles when brewing beer. After walking the ridges and discussing some nature inspired brews, we will head over to the Door County Brewing Co. to learn about the beer making process. Program fee includes Ridges Pint Glass and Brewery pour. Must be 21 years or older. Fee: $25 Members | $30 Public

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October 2019

Raptor Ramble

October 5, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States
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Get up close and personal with some of Door County’s resident raptors. Representatives from Open Door Bird Sanctuary will be on hand with birds for you to observe. Drop in and learn a little bit about what separates raptors from other birds and owls from other raptors. Fee: FREE and open to the public

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December 2019

Wreath Making Workshop

December 7, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ridges Workshop, 8288 County Q
Baileys HArbor, WI 54202 United States
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Get your homes ready for winter using nature as an inspiration! Stop in for our wreath making workshop where an you will use natural items collected from our woods, fields and yards to make your own winter wreath. There will be lots of great material that needs your creative hands! Supplies will be provided. $20 fee includes all materials for one (1) wreath. Additional wreaths & swags are $10.

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