Natural Resources instructors Needed, Andover, May 3

Natural Resources instructors Needed We are still seeking instructors for our event. We want to invite you/your organization to the 2017 Natural Resources Field Trip sponsored by the University of Minnesota Extension and Anoka County 4-H Youth Development Programs and funded by Anoka County Ag Preserves and student fees. Field Trip parameters: · 4th and … Continue reading Natural Resources instructors Needed, Andover, May 3

Volunteer opportunities with Saint Paul Park Department

Each year, more than 5,000 volunteers help to improve and conserve Saint Paul's natural areas, educate the community--young and old, and keep our parks and gardens healthy and beautiful. If you enjoy being outside, taking care of our environment, and live or work or play in Saint Paul, you should consider joining our welcoming community … Continue reading Volunteer opportunities with Saint Paul Park Department

Upcoming programs from River Bend Nature Center

Fabulous Frogs Saturday, April 15th 10:00am—11:00am All ages Program Fee: $5/person, $10/family ($3/member, $10/member family) Hop on over to learn about what's jumping around River Bend's ponds! We'll be learning about what makes frogs so unique, creating our own frog chorus, as well as meeting our two froggy Animal Ambassadors! O.W.L.S - Invasion of the … Continue reading Upcoming programs from River Bend Nature Center

Flowers for Pollinators Workshop

Master Gardeners have invited Master Naturalists to participate in a Flowers for Pollinators Workshop on April 22, 1:30-4:30 at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. Cost of workshop is $10 **NOTE - this workshop is a train-the-trainer workshop for Master Gardeners. Trained Master Gardeners will receive a teaching package, which they can then use to teach classes … Continue reading Flowers for Pollinators Workshop

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Prairie Wetlands Learning Center Outdoor Classroom News Early Spring 2017 News   Winter-Spring on the Prairie Winter has turned to spring!  This winter is similar to last winter except we had a little more snow this time!   The ice was thicker for a longer stretch but is now quite thawed.  … Continue reading

Teaching in the Outdoor Classroom Workshop, June 26-29

Prairie Wetlands Learning Center Fergus Falls, Minnesota All Who Teach Children are Invited to … Explore innovative ways to use an outdoor classroom during this K-12 immersion workshop held concurrently with the Summer Explorers Biology Camp for youth entering 5th and 6th grades. Observe professionals and apply outdoor classroom methods by leading the same youth … Continue reading Teaching in the Outdoor Classroom Workshop, June 26-29