KC Nature Programs for Adults & Families

HawkQuestHawkQuest – Birds of Prey Lecture

This one-hour program, which is tailored to the age and experience of the audience, includes a Bald or a Golden Eagle, an owl, a falcon, and features a free-flying hawk. Students learn about the importance of different raptor species, their specially-adapted tools, and their role in our ecosystems. In this participatory program, students are able to observe the unique tools of the owl, the incredible talons and six-foot wingspan of the eagle, the aerodynamic features of the falcon, and the precision flying of the hawk.

Date: Friday, Feb. 24
Time: 6-7 p.m.
Location: Dakota Lodge
Fee: Adult – Resident: $10
Non-Resident: $12
Youth (3-18 years) – Resident: $6register
Non-Resident: $8
Family of 4 – Resident: $30
Non-Resident: $35
Course #44629


Learn About Colorado Native Plants

Native PlantsWould you like to use Colorado native plants in your landscape? Check out the exciting new offerings below – a webinar, conference and two classes about using natives in your garden.

Why use natives? You can increase the sustainability of your garden, save money from less watering, attract native pollinators and enjoy a bounty of Colorado’s native wildflowers, shrubs and trees.

WEBINAR – Native Plants For Every Landscape Situation– March 16, 12 noon to 1 PM, taught by Irene Shonle, CSU native plant expert.
DIY Native Plant Landscaping Installation – June 30; 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Discover Native Shrubs for Your Landscape – July 21; 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Learn more at http://npm.eventbrite.com, http://coloradoplants.jeffco.us and www.ext.colostate.edu or contact us at 15200 W. 6th Avenue, Unit C, Golden, Colorado 80401, 303-271-6621; Fax 303-271-6644.

KC Nature Hops!

We will come to you! Schedule a KC Nature program for your next school program, scout program or birthday party. Topics include geology, Ken-Caryl History, mammals, Leave No Trace and more!! For more information contact Gabrielle Chisholm 303-979-4070 gabriellec@kcranch.org.

For questions about KC Nature programs, contact Gabrielle Chisholm at gabriellec@kcranch.org or 303-979-1876, ext. 106.

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