Calendar Highlights

Major upcoming events are highlighted below. See the full slate of planned activities at the Wild Center on our online calendar.

 

Youth Climate Summits: Join the Movement!

When? Tuesday, April 7th
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Beyond the Peaks Student Film Festival

When? Friday, May 8th
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Forest Bathing Walk

When? Saturday, May 9th
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*Registration required

Let Adironack River Walking guide you on a unique two and a half hour forest walk and help your heighten your senses to all the sights, sounds, smells and textures of an Adirondack forest in spring.

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Sensory Friendly Day

When? Wednesday, May 13th
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*Registration required

For individuals and families who prefer a quiet, less stimulating environment The Wild Center will be offering a low sensory day.

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Log-Grown Shiitake Mushroom Cultivation Workshop

When? Saturday, May 16th
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*Registration required

In this three hour experience a Cornell Cooperative Extension expert will guide you in the process of growing mushrooms through log inoculation.

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Homeschool Day

When? We invite all homeschool students to come spend the day experiencing The Wild Center’s exhibits and trails, engaging with hands-on activities, solving engineering challenges and getting up-close with Adirondack wildlife. 
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Learn 10 Trees: Identifying Adirondacks Trees with Dan Spada

When? Saturday, July 25th
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*Registration required

Join botanist Dan Spada at The Wild Center for this excursion to identify 10 native tree species in the field.

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Summer Landscapes and the Full Moonrise Adventure Photo Tour with Carl Heilman

When? Sunday, August 2nd
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*Registration required

Spend an afternoon and early evening photographing Adirondack landscapes, with Carl Heilman as your guide and mentor.

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Forest Bathing Walk: Slow Down, Unplug and Immerse Your Senses in Nature

When? Saturday, August 15th
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*Registration required

Feel the mystery of the forest. Experience nature in a new way. 

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Fall Landscapes and Waterways Photography Tour with Carl Heilman

When? Saturday, October 3rd
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*Registration required

Spend a day photographing the west central Adirondacks during the peak of fall color in the area, with Carl Heilman as your guide and instructor.

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Forest Bathing Walk: Slow Down, Unplug and Immerse Your Senses in Nature

When? Saturday, October 10th
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*Registration required

Feel the mystery of the forest. Experience nature in a new way. 

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