April Events Scheduled at Nature Center

April 03, 2010

The John T. Huston-Dr. John D. Brumbaugh Nature Center of Mount Union College has scheduled a variety of events in the month of April.

All events are free and open to the public. No registration is required. The Nature Center is located six miles south of Mount Union College on Daniel Street, just off Route 183. For more information, contact the Nature Center at (330) 823-7487.

 

Sunday, April 4

Easter Walk with a Naturalist

2 p.m.

 

Saturday, April 0

Bird Banding

8-10 a.m.

Al Eibel will set up mist nets to capture songbirds. He will then band each bird and collect data such as species, sex, age, mass, wing length and general health. The birds will then be released. Bird banding allows scientists to collect information about bird’s age, distribution, migration and reproduction.

  

Sunday, April 11

Folk Jam

2 p.m.

Participants are encouraged to bring an instrument or just come to listen.  Beginners are welcome.

  

Saturday, April 17

Drum Circle

2 p.m.

Greg Rice will instruct others on the techniques of drumming.

  

Saturday, April 24

Bird Banding

8-10 a.m.

Al Eibel will set up mist nets to capture songbirds. He will then band each bird and collect data such as species, sex, age, mass, wing length and general health. The birds will then be released. Bird banding allows scientists to collect information about bird’s age, distribution, migration and reproduction.

 

Sunday, April 25

Wildflower Walk with a Naturalist

2 p.m.

To The Top!