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Nov
29
Fri
#OptOutside Nature Walk @ Bailey and Sarah Williamson Preserve
Nov 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

#OptOutside on Black Friday with REI and TLC on Friday, November 29th from 1-3pm at the Bailey and Sarah Williamson Preserve! Skip the long lines and walk off your Thanksgiving dinner on our beautiful preserve set to open to the public on April 25, 2020. Hot cocoa and cider will be served while supplies last.

Please dress for the weather and wear sturdy footwear. This is a free, family-friendly program and pre-registration is required. The address for the nature preserve will be provided via confirmation email.

Join us for the 5th year of the #OptOutside movement!
Dec
7
Sat
First Saturday Walk @ Horton Grove Nature Preserve
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Start your December off with a guided hike at beautiful Horton Grove Nature Preserve. As you wander through the grasslands and forest, our TLC volunteer will teach you about winter birds in folklore. Families and pets (on leashes) are welcome. Please dress for the weather and wear sturdy footwear.

This is a free event but pre-registration is required.

 

*Rescheduled* Get Wild! Nature at Night @ Brumley Nature Preserve - South
Dec 7 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

*Rescheduled from November 16th to December 7th due to inclement weather.* 

Join TLC as we learn about the animals that wake up when we go to sleep. We’ll discover how they use their senses to navigate the night, and we’ll practice a few of their calls. We’ll finish off the night with a fire and s’mores.

This program is open to families with children ages 4 and up. Remember to dress for the weather, and wear clothes that you don’t mind getting a bit dirty.

Dec
14
Sat
Power Hike @ Johnston Mill Nature Preserve
Dec 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Find a new way to connect with nature with a power hike at Johnston Mill Nature Preserve. TLC volunteer, Jon Ward, will take you on an aerobic journey through the quiet morning forest. This is a great event for those looking to get some serious exercise. Leashed dogs are welcome to join.

The hike will be approximately 3 miles long with a goal pace of 15 minutes per mile.

This is a free event, but pre-registration is required.

 

 

 

Winter in the Woods: Hike – TLC Stewards and River Society Members Only @ Bailey and Sarah Williamson Preserve
Dec 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Triangle Land Conservancy invites its members to the Bailey and Sarah Williamson Preserve to celebrate our members and the coming winter! On Saturday, December 19th, we will gather at our preserve for a day of festivities. The day will begin with a sneak peek tour of our upcoming preserve followed by refreshments at 4:00. We’ll finish off the evening with a campfire under the full moon.

 

 

2:00-4:00: For our Stewards and River Society members: We’ll take you on a sneak peek tour of our upcoming preserve. As we explore the natural beauty and rich history of the area, you’ll forget that you’re only 20 minutes from the capital city. Register below to participate.

4:00-5:30: For our Stewards and River Society members: Join us for refreshments, libations, and good conversation. Click here to register

5:30-8:00: For all TLC members: We’ll end the evening with a full moon viewing down by the pond. Enjoy the night sky as you sip on hot chocolate and roast marshmallows over an open fire. Click here to register

 

This event is for TLC Steward and River Society members only. Not yet a TLC member? Join today for just $35 or more, and embrace all that TLC has to offer!

Photos courtesy of Modern Opus Productions

Winter in the Woods: Refreshments – TLC Stewards and River Society Members Only @ Bailey and Sarah Williamson Preserve
Dec 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Triangle Land Conservancy invites its members to the Bailey and Sarah Williamson Preserve to celebrate our members and the coming winter! On Saturday, December 19th, we will gather at our preserve for a day of festivities. The day will begin with a sneak peek tour of our upcoming preserve followed by refreshments at 4:00. We’ll finish off the evening with a campfire under the full moon.

 

 

2:00-4:00: For our Stewards and River Society members: We’ll take you on a sneak peek tour of our upcoming preserve. As we explore the natural beauty and rich history of the area, you’ll forget that you’re only 20 minutes from the capital city. Click here to register.

4:00-5:30: For our Stewards and River Society members: Join us for refreshments, libations, and good conversation. Register below to participate. 

5:30-8:00: For all TLC members:  We’ll end the evening with a full moon viewing down by the pond. Enjoy the night sky as you sip on hot chocolate and roast marshmallows over an open fire. Click here to register

 

This event is for TLC Stewards and River Society members only. Not yet a TLC member? Join today for just $35 or more, and embrace all that TLC has to offer!

Photos courtesy of Modern Opus Productions

Winter in the Woods: Stars and S’mores – Members Only @ Bailey and Sarah Williamson Preserve
Dec 14 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Triangle Land Conservancy invites its members to the Bailey and Sarah Williamson Preserve to celebrate our members and the coming winter! On Saturday, December 19th, we will gather at our preserve for a day of festivities. The day will begin with a sneak peek tour of our upcoming preserve followed by refreshments at 4:00. We’ll finish off the evening with a campfire under the full moon.

 

 

2:00-4:00: For our Stewards and River Society members: We’ll take you on a sneak peek tour of our upcoming preserve. As we explore the natural beauty and rich history of the area, you’ll forget that you’re only 20 minutes from the capital city. Click here to register.

4:00-5:30: For our Stewards and River Society members: Join us for refreshments, libations, and good conversation. Click here to register

5:30-8:00: For all TLC members: We’ll end the evening with a full moon viewing down by the pond. Enjoy the night sky as you sip on hot chocolate and roast marshmallows over an open fire. Register below to participate. 

This event is for TLC members only. Not yet a TLC member? Join today for just $35 or more, and embrace all that TLC has to offer!

Photos courtesy of Modern Opus Productions

Full Moon Hike @ Horton Grove Nature Preserve
Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

See the forest come alive at night at Horton Grove Nature Preserve. We’ll explore topics such as nocturnal animals and discover that the moon affects more than just tides. Please bring a flashlight or headlamp. We will have some spares available.

This is a free event but pre-registration is required.

 

 

 

 

 

Jan
3
Fri
FULL: Meteor Shower Hike @ Brumley Nature Preserve - South
Jan 3 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join TLC at Brumley Nature Preserve – South for a night hike to see the Quadrantid meteor shower!  We will hike with headlamps and flashlights down to an open area of the preserve in order to have the best view.  Bring a chair or tarp to sit on, and dress warmly!

This is a free event but pre-registration is required.

 

 

 

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