Want to discover more about the watershed or new was to enjoy? Check below for upcoming adult programming opportunities.
Saturday, December 21; 8:00 – 10:30pm; Ages 16 – Adult
It’s the winter solstice – so the sun is in the southernmost point in the sky and it’s the longest night of the year (and the shortest day.) Head out to CNC for an evening to enjoy this natural event. Feel free to bring a picnic dinner and a bottle of wine to enjoy at 8pm and we will begin our night hike around 9pm. CNC naturalists will lead you on a hike to share more about what happens during the longest night out in the wild. Then head back to wrap up the evening with a campfire. $10 General Pubic/$7 CNC Members
Creative Photography with a Digital SLR Camera
Saturday, January 25, 10:30am – 3 pm; Ages 16 – Adult
This workshop is designed to help students feel comfortable with using the many features of their digital SLR camera, leaving the “auto” setting behind and stepping into the more creative and fun side of photography. Whether you have just moved up to a new digital SLR or are have had your camera for awhile and still wondering what some of the controls on your camera will do, this class is for you. You will have the opportunity to learn and shoot images with “hands on” experience on the grounds of the Nature Center with instructor David Batley. $60 General Public, $50 CNC Members, Registration Required by January 22 (limited spaces.)
Nature’s Healers: Medicinal Plants and Aromatherapy for Women
Saturday, January 11, 2014, 10am-1pm; Ages 16 – Adult
Get a holistic start to the New Year with a fun and interactive look at what Mother Nature has to offer to your health regiment! Join CNC Horticulturalist Lisa Cole for this introduction into the amazing world of healing plants. This beginners’ class focuses on herbs and oils used since antiquity to treat a variety of ailments, with an emphasis on women’s needs and particular energizing blends that help to chase the winter blues away. Class includes a hands-on presentation and crafting of floral water and teas for participants to take home. $25 General Public/$20 CNC Members, Ages 16 – Adult, Registration equired by January 8 (limited spaces)
Preparing your Landscape for Spring
Saturday, February 22, 10am – 12pm, Ages 16 – adult
Late winter is the ideal time to spruce up your yard for the arrival of Spring. Join CNC Horticulturalist Lisa Cole in a hands-on presentation of late-winter projects in the garden. Topics include what to prune and when, how and why to add mulch to the garden, and planting basics. By taking these small steps, you will ensure a beautiful garden with the coming of Spring. $15 General Public/$10 CNC Members; Registration Required by February 19 (limited spaces.)
Want to hit the River? Discover our Canoe Trips on the ‘Hooch!
Please check our Calendar of Events for daily programs included with admission.
Cancellation and Refund Policy
If a class is cancelled for any reason you will receive a full refund. If you wish to cancel your reservation, please contact our office at least six business days prior to your scheduled program. $20 of your registration fee will be retained by CNC. You will receive confirmation when we receive your cancellation. If you do not receive confirmation within one business day, we have not received your cancellation. No refunds will be given for cancellations made fewer than 6 business days prior to your scheduled program.