March 4-April 2, April 15&16 Nature’s Little Explorers: Spring Series 10am-11am
Join us for Nature’s Little Explorers Mini Adventures! This fun-filled six-week series will engage your preschooler through nature crafts and hands-on exploration that will awaken their senses to the wonders of the natural world. Ages 3-5, participants must register for the full series and be accompanied by an adult. $35 for members, $50 for nonmembers. Offered on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Call Baltimore Woods at (315) 673-1350 to register.
March 4- April 26 Art Exhibit at Baltimore Woods: A Sense of Peace
Local photographer Tom Dwyer will open his exhibit with a collection of photographs focusing on nature at Baltimore Woods. A reception will be held on March 13th from 5:30-7:30pm. Admission and parking are free. The gallery is open from Mon-Fri from 9am-4pm and on Saturdays from 10am-4pm. All art work is for sale.
March 13 Star Party: Hello Spring Skies! 8-10pm
Goodbye to winter skies, hello to spring, the planets Jupiter and Venus will be bold and bright! Back up date March 14th. $5 for members, $8 for nonmembers. To register, call Baltimore Woods at (315) 673-1350.
March 14 Winter Farmers Market 10-1pm
Visitors to the market will enjoy a diverse mix of local farm and artisanal food products from top regional producers. Held on the second Saturday of each month through April. Indoors at Baltimore Woods in Marcellus, with free parking.
March 20 – April 11 Amphibian Alert!
Each spring during the first warm rainy night after the equinox, hundreds of amphibians creep from underground lairs to vernal pools. To find out when Baltimore Woods Nature Center will attempt to observe this migration at Labrador Hollow, watch for alerts on our website, or call 673-1350 to be put on our alert list. $5 for members, $8 for nonmembers. To register, call (315) 673-1350.
March 21 Rites of Spring Campfire 4-5:30pm
Celebrate Spring Equinox! Circle around the campfire for storytelling and discover how different cultures welcome the turn of the season. We’ll find inspiration in the woods, create, and enact our own Spring Rite together. Come forge a new tradition around the fire! $5 for members, $8 for nonmembers. To register, call Baltimore Woods (315) 673-1350.
March 28 Living with Backyard Wildlife 11-noon
Spin the backyard battle on its head as you learn about the many inhabitants that call your backyard home. Discover how to live in cooperation with your local wildlife and create a habitat that’s fun for you and safe for them. $5 for members, $8 for nonmembers. To register, call Baltimore Woods at (315) 673-1350.
March 28 Earth Hour 2014 8:30-9:30pm
Join millions of people across 152 countries in turning out your lights for one hour in support of a global movement to curtail climate change. To find out more about Earth Hour, sponsored by WWF, visit www.earthhour.org.