Events

Feb
20
Sat
Owl Prowl
Feb 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Winter is often the best time of the year to locate owls in the forest as they are in the midst of nesting season. Program begins at the Outdoor Pavilion (with heaters!) for an up-close experience with our resident owls followed by a hike on the trail in search of our local species. Please dress accordingly and wear comfortable shoes. No flashlights, please. 5:30-7:30pm. Suitable for ages 8 and up. $15/non-member, $5/member. Advanced registration required. This program will fill up!

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Feb
23
Tue
Refuge Mornings: Snack Time Stories
Feb 23 @ 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.

January’s book include:

  • Week 1 (1/5): Tiny, Perfect Things by M.H. Clark
  • Week 2 (1/12): Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner
  • Week 3 (1/19):The Secret Life of Squirrels by Nancy Rose
  • Week 4 (1/26): Owl Moon by Jan Yolen

February’s book include:

  • Week 1 (2/2): Swirl by Swirl: Spirals in Nature by Joyce Sidman
  • Week 2 (2/9): Vulture Verses by Diane Lang
  • Week 3 (2/16): Fur, Feather, Fin: All of us are Kin by Diane Lang
  • Week 4 (2/23): Feathers, Not Just for Flying by Melissa Stewart

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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Feb
24
Wed
Refuge Mornings: You and Me Preschool
Feb 24 @ 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.

January’s book include:

  • Week 1 (1/6 OR 1/7): Tiny, Perfect Things by M.H. Clark
    Week 2 (1/13 OR 1/14): Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner
    Week 3 (1/20 OR 1/21):The Secret Life of Squirrels by Nancy Rose
    Week 4 (1/27 OR 1/28): Owl Moon by Jan Yolen

February’s book include:

  • Week 1 (2/3 OR 2/4): Swirl by Swirl: Spirals in Nature by Joyce Sidman
  • Week 2 (2/10 OR 2/11): Vulture Verses by Diane Lang
  • Week 3 (2/17 OR 2/18): Fur, Feather, Fin: All of us are Kin by Diane Lang
  • Week 4 (2/24 OR 2/25): Feathers, Not Just for Flying by Melissa Stewart

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
Feb 24 @ 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.

January’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (1/6 OR 1/7): Winter Adaptations
  • Week 2 (1/13 OR 1/14): Get Lost!
  • Week 3 (1/20 OR 1/21): Oh Deer…
  • Week 4 (1/27 OR 1/28): Tricky Tracks

February’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (2/3 OR 2/4): Animal Signs & Traces
  • Week 2 (2/10 OR 2/11): Wildlife Enrichment
  • Week 3 (2/17 OR 2/18): Fantastic Feathers
  • Week 4 (2/24 OR 2/25): Our Mammal Cousins

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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Feb
25
Thu
Refuge Mornings: Refuge Ramblers
Feb 25 @ 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.

January’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (1/7 OR 1/8): Nature Journals
  • Week 2 (1/14 OR 1/15): Snow!
  • Week 3 (1/21 OR 1/22): Squirrely Squirrels
  • Week 4 (1/28 OR 1/29): Full Moon Rising

February’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (2/4 OR 2/5): Patterns in Nature
  • Week 2 (2/11 OR 2/12): Ewww Gross!
  • Week 3 (2/18 OR 2/19): Who’s Who in the Animal World?
  • Week 4 (2/25 OR 2/26): Feathers, Not Just for Flying

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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Donation Total: $8.00

 

 

Refuge Mornings: You and Me Preschool
Feb 25 @ 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.

January’s book include:

  • Week 1 (1/6 OR 1/7): Tiny, Perfect Things by M.H. Clark
    Week 2 (1/13 OR 1/14): Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner
    Week 3 (1/20 OR 1/21):The Secret Life of Squirrels by Nancy Rose
    Week 4 (1/27 OR 1/28): Owl Moon by Jan Yolen

February’s book include:

  • Week 1 (2/3 OR 2/4): Swirl by Swirl: Spirals in Nature by Joyce Sidman
  • Week 2 (2/10 OR 2/11): Vulture Verses by Diane Lang
  • Week 3 (2/17 OR 2/18): Fur, Feather, Fin: All of us are Kin by Diane Lang
  • Week 4 (2/24 OR 2/25): Feathers, Not Just for Flying by Melissa Stewart

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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Donation Total: $8.00

 

 

 

 

Outdoor Afternoons
Feb 25 @ 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.

January’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (1/6 OR 1/7): Winter Adaptations
  • Week 2 (1/13 OR 1/14): Get Lost!
  • Week 3 (1/20 OR 1/21): Oh Deer…
  • Week 4 (1/27 OR 1/28): Tricky Tracks

February’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (2/3 OR 2/4): Animal Signs & Traces
  • Week 2 (2/10 OR 2/11): Wildlife Enrichment
  • Week 3 (2/17 OR 2/18): Fantastic Feathers
  • Week 4 (2/24 OR 2/25): Our Mammal Cousins

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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Feb
26
Fri
Refuge Mornings: Refuge Ramblers
Feb 26 @ 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.

January’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (1/7 OR 1/8): Nature Journals
  • Week 2 (1/14 OR 1/15): Snow!
  • Week 3 (1/21 OR 1/22): Squirrely Squirrels
  • Week 4 (1/28 OR 1/29): Full Moon Rising

February’s weekly topics include:

  • Week 1 (2/4 OR 2/5): Patterns in Nature
  • Week 2 (2/11 OR 2/12): Ewww Gross!
  • Week 3 (2/18 OR 2/19): Who’s Who in the Animal World?
  • Week 4 (2/25 OR 2/26): Feathers, Not Just for Flying

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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Feb
27
Sat
Members Only! Full Moon Owl Prowl
Feb 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

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

Winter is often the best time of the year to locate owls in the forest as they are in the midst of nesting season. Program begins at the Outdoor Pavilion (with heaters!) for an up-close experience with our resident owls followed by a hike on the trail in search of our local species. Please dress accordingly and wear comfortable shoes. No flashlights, please. 5:30-7:30pm. Suitable for ages 8 and up. Members Only! $5/member. Advanced registration required. This program will fill up!

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Mar
12
Fri
National Plant a Flower Day
Mar 12 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us for an evening of floral fun! Make a flower craft, plant a flower to take home, and enjoy a warm fire. Ongoing from 4-7pm. All ages welcome. $5/member, $10/non-member, 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. Advanced registration required.

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Mar
13
Sat
ADULTS ONLY! New Moon Hike
Mar 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 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. 6:00-8:00pm. 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.

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Mar
14
Sun
Virtual Volunteer Information Session
Mar 14 @ 10:00 am
Mar
27
Sat
Raptor Photography Session @ Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge
Mar 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for a morning of photography. Our trained staff will bring select birds out of their enclosures for photographing up-close and personal on perches and in a natural setting. This program will be limited to 12 participants. Masks required when social distancing isn’t possible. Temperature check and health screening at check-in. 9-11am. $50/member, $60/nonmember. Advanced registration & pre-payment required.

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Full Moon Night Hike
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Experience the refuge in an exciting way, at night! Enjoy a guided hike at night to visit nocturnal habitats that are home to owls, raccoons, opossums and other wildlife that emerge after dark. Be there as the ‘night shift’ awakens. Program begins at the Nature Center. Hike is approximately 1 mile. $10/person. Suitable for ages 8 and up. Advanced registration required.

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Apr
18
Sun
Raptor Photography Session @ Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge
Apr 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for a morning of photography. Our trained staff will bring select birds out of their enclosures for photographing up-close and personal on perches and in a natural setting. This program will be limited to 12 participants. Masks required when social distancing isn’t possible. Temperature check and health screening at check-in. 9-11am. $50/member, $60/nonmember. Advanced registration & pre-payment required.

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