Monthly Archives: November 2012

Joys of Gingerbread display

This gingerbread baker has all the ingredients on his table that go into making gingerbread.  All he needs is for you to come visit and learn about these ingredients and that plants that produce some of them.  The Joys of … Continue reading

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Birds of Prey Photo Opportunity THIS Saturday!

Enjoy observing, learning about, and photographing owls and hawks up-close? If so, then our Birds of Prey Photo Opportunity program is for you! Join us at our Visitor Center’s Raptor Center, on Saturday, December 1st from 10:00-11:00am, as we introduce … Continue reading

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Holiday Lights Upcoming Entertainment

Be sure to join us for these fun and FREE additions to our Holiday Lights program at the Carlisle Visitor Center this week! There are different crafts weekly, as well as a different live performance every Wednesday during the month … Continue reading

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HOLIDAY LIGHTS OPENS FRIDAY

Once again, it is time for us to gather and celebrate with family and friends for the end of year holidays. Join us starting this Friday at the Carlisle Visitor Center in LaGrange as we light up the night with … Continue reading

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New Storytime Program this Saturday AM!

‘Nature Stories & More’ is set to begin at 10 am this Saturday 11/24 at French Creek Nature Center!  This new mostly-monthly program was developed in response to public requests for regular weekend programming geared to preschoolers & their parents.  … Continue reading

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Nighty Night Nature

Ever wonder what kinds of critters visit our Visitor Center’s Wildlife Garden “after hours”?  We’ll try to spot some of these nightly visitors as we enjoy a bedtime story and  snack during our Nighty Night Nature program.  The program is … Continue reading

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Members Only Event at Miller Nature Preserve

Miller Nature Preserve is lit up this winter both inside the conservatory and outside!  Members of Miller can enjoy “Light the Night” on 11/26 at 6 – 8 pm and see the lights turned on.  To go along with this special evening, members … Continue reading

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Dancing the Night Away…

At Friday night’s Night of Dance with Dick and Carole Gray at Lakeview Park. We had a great night with a mix of line dancers and ballroom dancers sharing the dance floor. Don’t miss our next Night of Dance this … Continue reading

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Garden Sprouts preschool program

Preschoolers attending the Garden Sprout program at Miller Nature Preserve learned about palm trees, saw some different ones in the conservatory and saw a coconut float.  They also made an edible palm tree to take home!  This program is held … Continue reading

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Still time to see fall!

 There are still many signs of fall around us even if you are done raking for the year. Some trees, like oaks, are still clinging to many of their leaves. Beech trees retain many leaves throughout the winter providing a … Continue reading

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