In the Weeks Art Gallery:
Drawing on Talent: Members Group Art Exhibit
November 5 to December 21, 2012
Reception: November 10, 2-4pm
Fourth annual art show featuring works in all media by members of the Baltimore Woods community. Admission to the gallery is free, and the public is welcome.
3 Montezuma Migrants Field Trip
Peak waterfowl migration at Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge brings over 200,000 ducks and geese to Central New York. Baltimore Woods staff will be on hand to point out rare migrants before they move on to warmer waters. Meet at The Woods at 8:00am to carpool, otherwise meet at Montezuma at 8:45. Please register; donations appreciated.
10 Simple Soap Making
Baltimore Woods is home to a wonderful Pioneer Herb Garden, which is perfect for making fun and fragrant soap! A Naturalist will teach you how to mix herbs to create your very own delightful soaps, drawing upon the knowledge of the first Europeans to settle Central New York. Good, clean, fun! $7 for members, $20/family; $10 for nonmembers, $30/family.
10 Art Gallery Reception
Join us for an afternoon of good fellowship and food as Baltimore Woods Nature Center’s member artists share their work. Bring your family and friends to enjoy artworks in a variety of media. Shop for unique holiday gifts. This event is free and open to the public.
12 Nature Adventure Day Camp Pioneer Adventures!
Get back to basics this Veteran’s Day at Baltimore Woods! Come to camp for a fun filled day when we’ll use games and activities to rediscover pioneer living. The adventure happens on November 12th. Camp runs from 9am to 4pm, with early and late care available. Registration forms are available on our website, pre-registration is required. Cost is $40 per camper, family membership required. For more information, visit www.baltimorewoods.org ; Space is limited — don’t miss out!
17 Star Party: Leonid Meteor Shower
The Leonid meteor shower is one of the year’s finest, so come and have a look! Also visible will be the planets Jupiter, Uranus, and Neptune, plus many bright star clusters and nebulae of the early winter skies. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to lie back and watch for meteors when you’re not looking through a telescope, and be sure to dress warm if the night is cold. $5 for members, $15/family; $8 for nonmembers, $25/family. Back-up date: Nov 18th.
22 Thanksgiving Day
Interpretive Center Closed
Thanksgiving Day the trails of Baltimore Woods give you an opportunity to walk off that delicious holiday meal! The Interpretive Center is closed, but the trails and parking are open dawn to dusk. The Interpretive Center reopens Friday November 25th at 9am.
23, 24 “Green Friday & Saturday” Gift Shop Sale
Friday, November 23rd, 9am–4pm
Saturday, November 24th, 10am–4pm
Special two day shopping event here at The Woods with discounts and added savings for members.
Baltimore Woods Nature Center 4007 Bishop Hill Road Marcellus, NY
phone: 315.673.1350 www.baltimorewoods.org