Explore the nature center yard and hike the trails. Meet native trees and shrubs that provide food and shelter for wildlife along with fall color and winter interest. Learn which common nursery shrubs are invasive and should be avoided.
Drop off your 2016 Maplewood Tree Rebate if you haven’t already done so (due October 15th).
Dress for the weather and wear shoes suitable for hiking!
Confusing Fall Warblers—Oh My! Watch licensed biologists capture, band and release wild birds to learn about age, migration, and populations. If conditions allow, take a short hike to the floating boardwalk and borrow a pair of binoculars to observe birds.
Events: Harmonic Relief Show Choir taking auditions; Ramsey County fix-it clinic; Corvette ‘American sports car’ show on Aug. 20; Carnival Fun & Movie Night on Aug. 24; Minnesota Starwatch party planned for Lake Elmo Park Reserve; Guided fitness hikes underway in Washington County parks; Washington County campfire programs continue with reptiles, ‘Ninja Raccoons!’ ;