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Observing Spring Seasonal Changes

Schedule and Location

(Canceled) Three Saturdays, May 20 through June 3, 2017, 9:00 a.m. to noon 
Thornhill Education Center

Fees and Registration

$65.00 member
$76.00 nonmember

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

Course Description

Study the sights and signs of spring as they emerge. The study of seasonal changes - the emergence of flowers, leaves, and insects, the migration and behavior of birds, and more - is called phenology. Learn techniques to observe and record spring phenology and gain a new appreciation of the Arboretum in spring. Great for naturalists, teachers, artists, photographers, and anyone who wants to gain a deeper understanding of spring ecology.

Instructor: John Thompson
Notes: Held indoors and outdoors. Please dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes for walking on trails. Limit 18.


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Course Details

This class is canceled. Please call the registrar if you have any questions. (Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)