Events

Dec
10
Thu
Outdoor Afternoons
Dec 10 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Get the kids unplugged and outdoors this winter! Take a break from virtual learning and delve into real world learning on Cedar Run’s 171 acres.

  • Small group sizes – 8-12 children per group, dependent on age. Masks required when social distancing isn’t possible. Temperature check and health screening at check-in.
  • Two days to choose from – Choose from a Wednesday OR Thursday afternoon session (same topic runs each day so please only choose one).
  • Two hours of Nature’s classroom time – 1:30-3:30 pm
  • Two age groups – K-1st and 2nd-5th. In the event of small groups sizes, groups may combine.
  • Sign-up for the whole month and save! Single session: $12/member, $15/non-member; 4 session discount: $40/member, $55/non-member.
    Not a member, but want to be? Check out our membership page.

March’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (3/3 OR 3/4): Wonders of Weather
  • Week 2 (3/10 OR 3/11): Animal Super Powers
  • Week 3 (3/17 OR 3/18): Wildlife Babies
  • Week 4 (3/24 OR 3/25): Neighborhood Nests

April’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (3/31 OR 4/1): Natural Dyes
  • Week 2 (4/7 OR 4/8): NO CLASSES – Spring Break
  • Week 3 (4/14 OR 4/15): Parts of a Tree
  • Week 4 (4/21 OR 4/22): Earth Day Soiree
  • Week 5 (4/28 OR 4/29): Composting 101

Sign-ups can be made below! Space is limited! NOTE: Sessions that are FULL, or cancelled due to low numbers, will be removed from the sign-up list. Questions? Email Education@CedarRun.org

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Dec
11
Fri
Refuge Mornings: Refuge Ramblers
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Have a spare hour on Thursday OR Friday mornings? Get out of the house and join us for a lesson and hike! We’ll be running small group programs from 10-11am. We’ll be featuring a range of natural topics and maybe an animal or two! Topics will vary per week. Ages 6-12. $8/child. Space is limited to 12 children. Face masks are required when social distancing isn’t possible. Temperature check and health screening at check-in. Advanced registration required.

March’s themes include:

  • Week 1 (3/4 OR 3/5): Fairy Houses
  • Week 2 (3/11 OR 3/12): Bird Sounds Abound
  • Week 3 (3/18 OR 3/19): Oh Baby!
  • Week 4 (3/25 OR 3/26): Nest Sweet Nest

April’s themes include:

  • Week 1 (4/1 OR 4/2): Flowers and Buds
  • Week 2 (4/8 OR 4/9): NO CLASSES – Spring Break
  • Week 3 (4/15 OR 4/16): Pollination Celebration
  • Week 4 (4/22 OR 4/23): Pollution Solution
  • Week 5 (4/29 OR 4/30): Egg-celent Eggs

Have a child ages 3-5? Check out our “You and Me Preschool” sessions running concurrently on Thursdays.

NOTE: Sessions that are FULL, or cancelled due to low numbers, will be removed from the sign-up list.

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Dec
13
Sun
ADULTS ONLY! Night Hike
Dec 13 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Enjoy a guided hike under the darkness of the new moon to visit nocturnal habitats that are home to owls, raccoons, opossums and other wildlife that emerge after dark. 5:00-7:00pm. ADULTS ONLY! $10/person. Face masks are required for the duration of the program. Temperature check and health screening at check-in. 20 participants maximum. Advanced registration required.

Event full! Email education@cedarrun.org to join the waiting list.

Dec
15
Tue
Refuge Mornings: Snack Time Stories
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Refuge Mornings: Snack Time Stories

Check out “Snack Time Stories” virtually each Tuesday at 10am. Cedar Run’s educators will share one of our favorite nature books with you, show you a fun (and tasty) snack to try and give you ideas for an easy craft or activity to do at home! Ages 3-5, but the whole family is welcome! $3/child or $5/family. After you register, you will receive a Google Meet link to join the session. Check out our Google Meet Etiquette Guide.

March’s book include:

  • Week 1 (3/2): Fairy Houses by Tracy Kane
  • Week 2 (3/9): Have You Heard the Nesting Bird? by Rita Gray
  • Week 3 (3/16): My First Day by Steve Jenkins & Robin Page
  • Week 4 (3/23): A Nest is Noisy by Dianna Aston

April’s book include:

  • Week 1 (3/30): Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt by Kate Messner
  • Week 2 (4/6): NO CLASSES – Spring Break
  • Week 3 (4/13): In the Trees, Honey Bees by Lori Mortensen
  • Week 4 (4/20): More by I.C. Springman
  • Week 5 (4/27): An Egg is Quiet by Dianna Aston

Prefer something in-person? We’ll be running small group programs on the same topics each week. Check out “You and Me” for ages 3-5 or “Refuge Ramblers” for ages 6-12.

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Refuge Mornings: Nature Notes
Dec 15 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Have a spare half hour on Tuesday mornings? Join us for virtual lessons featuring a range of natural topics and maybe an animal or two! Topics will vary per week. Ages 6-12, but the whole family is welcome! $3/child or $5/family. After you register, you will receive a Google Meet link to join the session. Check out our Google Meet Etiquette Guide.

January’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (1/5): Nature Journals
  • Week 2 (1/12): Snow!
  • Week 3 (1/19): Squirrely Squirrels
  • Week 4 (1/26): Full Moon Rising

Have a child ages 3-5? Check out our virtual “Snack Time Stories” sessions running prior to “Nature Notes” at 10am.

Want an in-person lesson? Have a little more time? The same lesson is available and expanded upon in-person! Get out of the house and join us for a lesson and hike! We’ll be running small group programs on the same topics from 10-11am. Check out “You and Me” for ages 3-5 or “Refuge Ramblers” for ages 6-12.

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Outdoor Afternoons
Dec 15 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Get the kids unplugged and outdoors this winter! Take a break from virtual learning and delve into real world learning on Cedar Run’s 171 acres.

  • Small group sizes – 8-12 children per group, dependent on age. Masks required when social distancing isn’t possible. Temperature check and health screening at check-in.
  • Two days to choose from – Choose from a Wednesday OR Thursday afternoon session (same topic runs each day so please only choose one).
  • Two hours of Nature’s classroom time – 1:30-3:30 pm
  • Two age groups – K-1st and 2nd-5th. In the event of small groups sizes, groups may combine.
  • Sign-up for the whole month and save! Single session: $12/member, $15/non-member; 4 session discount: $40/member, $55/non-member.
    Not a member, but want to be? Check out our membership page.

March’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (3/3 OR 3/4): Wonders of Weather
  • Week 2 (3/10 OR 3/11): Animal Super Powers
  • Week 3 (3/17 OR 3/18): Wildlife Babies
  • Week 4 (3/24 OR 3/25): Neighborhood Nests

April’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (3/31 OR 4/1): Natural Dyes
  • Week 2 (4/7 OR 4/8): NO CLASSES – Spring Break
  • Week 3 (4/14 OR 4/15): Parts of a Tree
  • Week 4 (4/21 OR 4/22): Earth Day Soiree
  • Week 5 (4/28 OR 4/29): Composting 101

Sign-ups can be made below! Space is limited! NOTE: Sessions that are FULL, or cancelled due to low numbers, will be removed from the sign-up list. Questions? Email Education@CedarRun.org

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Dec
16
Wed
Refuge Mornings: You and Me Preschool
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for a fun and engaging program focused on a fun book each week. There are two days – Wednesday or Thursday  – to choose from to meet your scheduling needs (same lesson runs each day, so please only choose one).

We will read, do a craft and head outside on an adventure about the week’s theme. 10-11am. Ages 3-5. $8/child with adult. Space is limited to 8 children. Face masks are required when social distancing isn’t possible. Temperature check and health screening at check-in. Advanced registration required.

March’s book include:

  • Week 1 (3/3 OR 3/4): Fairy Houses by Tracy Kane
  • Week 2 (3/10 OR 3/11): Have You Heard the Nesting Bird? by Rita Gray
  • Week 3 (3/17 OR 3/18): My First Day by Steve Jenkins & Robin Page
  • Week 4 (3/24 OR 3/25): A Nest is Noisy by Dianna Aston

April’s book include:

  • Week 1 (3/31 OR 4/1): Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt by Kate Messner
  • Week 2 (4/7 OR 4/8): NO CLASSES – Spring Break
  • Week 3 (4/14 OR 4/15): In the Trees, Honey Bees by Lori Mortensen
  • Week 4 (4/21 OR 4/22): More by I.C. Springman
  • Week 5 (4/28 OR 4/29): An Egg is Quiet by Dianna Aston

Have a child ages 6-12? Check out our “Refuge Ramblers” sessions running concurrently on Thursdays.

Prefer something virtual? We’ll be running online sessions with the same topics each Tuesday mornings from 10-10:30am. Check out “Snack Time Stories“.

NOTE: Sessions that are FULL, or cancelled due to low numbers, will be removed from the sign-up list.

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Outdoor Afternoons
Dec 16 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Get the kids unplugged and outdoors this winter! Take a break from virtual learning and delve into real world learning on Cedar Run’s 171 acres.

  • Small group sizes – 8-12 children per group, dependent on age. Masks required when social distancing isn’t possible. Temperature check and health screening at check-in.
  • Two days to choose from – Choose from a Wednesday OR Thursday afternoon session (same topic runs each day so please only choose one).
  • Two hours of Nature’s classroom time – 1:30-3:30 pm
  • Two age groups – K-1st and 2nd-5th. In the event of small groups sizes, groups may combine.
  • Sign-up for the whole month and save! Single session: $12/member, $15/non-member; 4 session discount: $40/member, $55/non-member.
    Not a member, but want to be? Check out our membership page.

March’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (3/3 OR 3/4): Wonders of Weather
  • Week 2 (3/10 OR 3/11): Animal Super Powers
  • Week 3 (3/17 OR 3/18): Wildlife Babies
  • Week 4 (3/24 OR 3/25): Neighborhood Nests

April’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (3/31 OR 4/1): Natural Dyes
  • Week 2 (4/7 OR 4/8): NO CLASSES – Spring Break
  • Week 3 (4/14 OR 4/15): Parts of a Tree
  • Week 4 (4/21 OR 4/22): Earth Day Soiree
  • Week 5 (4/28 OR 4/29): Composting 101

Sign-ups can be made below! Space is limited! NOTE: Sessions that are FULL, or cancelled due to low numbers, will be removed from the sign-up list. Questions? Email Education@CedarRun.org

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Dec
17
Thu
Refuge Mornings: Refuge Ramblers
Dec 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Have a spare hour on Thursday OR Friday mornings? Get out of the house and join us for a lesson and hike! We’ll be running small group programs from 10-11am. We’ll be featuring a range of natural topics and maybe an animal or two! Topics will vary per week. Ages 6-12. $8/child. Space is limited to 12 children. Face masks are required when social distancing isn’t possible. Temperature check and health screening at check-in. Advanced registration required.

March’s themes include:

  • Week 1 (3/4 OR 3/5): Fairy Houses
  • Week 2 (3/11 OR 3/12): Bird Sounds Abound
  • Week 3 (3/18 OR 3/19): Oh Baby!
  • Week 4 (3/25 OR 3/26): Nest Sweet Nest

April’s themes include:

  • Week 1 (4/1 OR 4/2): Flowers and Buds
  • Week 2 (4/8 OR 4/9): NO CLASSES – Spring Break
  • Week 3 (4/15 OR 4/16): Pollination Celebration
  • Week 4 (4/22 OR 4/23): Pollution Solution
  • Week 5 (4/29 OR 4/30): Egg-celent Eggs

Have a child ages 3-5? Check out our “You and Me Preschool” sessions running concurrently on Thursdays.

NOTE: Sessions that are FULL, or cancelled due to low numbers, will be removed from the sign-up list.

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Refuge Mornings: You and Me Preschool
Dec 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for a fun and engaging program focused on a fun book each week. There are two days – Wednesday or Thursday  – to choose from to meet your scheduling needs (same lesson runs each day, so please only choose one).

We will read, do a craft and head outside on an adventure about the week’s theme. 10-11am. Ages 3-5. $8/child with adult. Space is limited to 8 children. Face masks are required when social distancing isn’t possible. Temperature check and health screening at check-in. Advanced registration required.

March’s book include:

  • Week 1 (3/3 OR 3/4): Fairy Houses by Tracy Kane
  • Week 2 (3/10 OR 3/11): Have You Heard the Nesting Bird? by Rita Gray
  • Week 3 (3/17 OR 3/18): My First Day by Steve Jenkins & Robin Page
  • Week 4 (3/24 OR 3/25): A Nest is Noisy by Dianna Aston

April’s book include:

  • Week 1 (3/31 OR 4/1): Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt by Kate Messner
  • Week 2 (4/7 OR 4/8): NO CLASSES – Spring Break
  • Week 3 (4/14 OR 4/15): In the Trees, Honey Bees by Lori Mortensen
  • Week 4 (4/21 OR 4/22): More by I.C. Springman
  • Week 5 (4/28 OR 4/29): An Egg is Quiet by Dianna Aston

Have a child ages 6-12? Check out our “Refuge Ramblers” sessions running concurrently on Thursdays.

Prefer something virtual? We’ll be running online sessions with the same topics each Tuesday mornings from 10-10:30am. Check out “Snack Time Stories“.

NOTE: Sessions that are FULL, or cancelled due to low numbers, will be removed from the sign-up list.

You and Me Payment

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Outdoor Afternoons
Dec 17 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Get the kids unplugged and outdoors this winter! Take a break from virtual learning and delve into real world learning on Cedar Run’s 171 acres.

  • Small group sizes – 8-12 children per group, dependent on age. Masks required when social distancing isn’t possible. Temperature check and health screening at check-in.
  • Two days to choose from – Choose from a Wednesday OR Thursday afternoon session (same topic runs each day so please only choose one).
  • Two hours of Nature’s classroom time – 1:30-3:30 pm
  • Two age groups – K-1st and 2nd-5th. In the event of small groups sizes, groups may combine.
  • Sign-up for the whole month and save! Single session: $12/member, $15/non-member; 4 session discount: $40/member, $55/non-member.
    Not a member, but want to be? Check out our membership page.

March’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (3/3 OR 3/4): Wonders of Weather
  • Week 2 (3/10 OR 3/11): Animal Super Powers
  • Week 3 (3/17 OR 3/18): Wildlife Babies
  • Week 4 (3/24 OR 3/25): Neighborhood Nests

April’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (3/31 OR 4/1): Natural Dyes
  • Week 2 (4/7 OR 4/8): NO CLASSES – Spring Break
  • Week 3 (4/14 OR 4/15): Parts of a Tree
  • Week 4 (4/21 OR 4/22): Earth Day Soiree
  • Week 5 (4/28 OR 4/29): Composting 101

Sign-ups can be made below! Space is limited! NOTE: Sessions that are FULL, or cancelled due to low numbers, will be removed from the sign-up list. Questions? Email Education@CedarRun.org

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Grown-Ups Only Trivia Night
Dec 17 @ 8:00 pm
Grown-Ups Only Trivia Night

On Thursdays at 8PM, join us for a live Grown-Ups Only Trivia Night via Facebook. Missed the post? Don’t worry they’ll be available to replay the questions! No sign-up needed.

This event is free to participate, but donations are always welcome to continue our work. Donations can be made here.

Dec
18
Fri
Refuge Mornings: Refuge Ramblers
Dec 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Have a spare hour on Thursday OR Friday mornings? Get out of the house and join us for a lesson and hike! We’ll be running small group programs from 10-11am. We’ll be featuring a range of natural topics and maybe an animal or two! Topics will vary per week. Ages 6-12. $8/child. Space is limited to 12 children. Face masks are required when social distancing isn’t possible. Temperature check and health screening at check-in. Advanced registration required.

March’s themes include:

  • Week 1 (3/4 OR 3/5): Fairy Houses
  • Week 2 (3/11 OR 3/12): Bird Sounds Abound
  • Week 3 (3/18 OR 3/19): Oh Baby!
  • Week 4 (3/25 OR 3/26): Nest Sweet Nest

April’s themes include:

  • Week 1 (4/1 OR 4/2): Flowers and Buds
  • Week 2 (4/8 OR 4/9): NO CLASSES – Spring Break
  • Week 3 (4/15 OR 4/16): Pollination Celebration
  • Week 4 (4/22 OR 4/23): Pollution Solution
  • Week 5 (4/29 OR 4/30): Egg-celent Eggs

Have a child ages 3-5? Check out our “You and Me Preschool” sessions running concurrently on Thursdays.

NOTE: Sessions that are FULL, or cancelled due to low numbers, will be removed from the sign-up list.

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Dec
20
Sun
Family Night Hike
Dec 20 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Experience the Refuge in an exciting way, at night! Enjoy a guided hike under the light of the moon to visit nocturnal habitats that are home to owls, raccoons, opossums and other wildlife that emerge after dark. 4:30-6:00pm. All ages welcome. $10/non-member, members and ages 3 and under free. Face masks are required for the duration of the program. Temperature check and health screening at check-in. 20 participants maximum. Advanced registration required.

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Dec
21
Mon
Members Only! Winter Solstice Afternoon
Dec 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm

MEMBERS ONLY. SPACE IS LIMITED!
Not a member, but want to be? Check out our membership page.

Come join us in celebrating the Winter Solstice here at Cedar Run. The shortest day and longest night of the year hold many traditions in anticipation of the sun’s return. Celebrate with us by enjoying a campfire with marshmallow roasting, a story and by making a Winter Solstice lantern to bring the light home with you. A refuge resident will make an appearance too! Two sessions available, 1:00-2:30 or 3:00-4:30. All ages welcome. $5/child. Ages 3 and under free. Face masks are required for the duration of the program for ages 2 and up. Temperature check and health screening at check-in. 20 participants maximum per session. Advanced registration required.

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