Adult Nature Programs

Biologist & Ranger Eric Powers returns for a second season of nature education programs on a range of fascinating topics, designed just for adults. To receive the Conservancy member discount: join online!

Bee Whispering at the Apiary


  • Educational Workshop: Appreciating Apiculture
    July 21, 2018
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Maintenance Session
    July 29, 2018
    10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Maintenance Session
    August 12, 2018
    10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • National Honeybee Day!
    August 18, 2018
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Honeybees serve a vital purpose in our environment as pollinators. The Bee Whispering program is designed for everyone from novices to experts – for those interested in establishing their own hives to those who are just curious about these extraordinary insects. Participants will learn about honeybee behavior, basic beekeeping, bee-whispering techniques, and products derived from (more…)

Basic Outdoor Survival & Bowl Building


  • July 29, 2018
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

ADULT NATURE WITH RANGER ERIC POWERS Ranger Eric Powers is your guide as you learn fundamental outdoor survival skills in the Preserve’s magnificent woods. Outside on our campgrounds, build a basic wooden bowl – an essential tool in the wild – with the use of fire. Advance registration is requested. Very limited space will be (more…)