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Adult Programs

Macramé Plant Holder

Learn the basics of macramé and create a plant holder for your home. Using rope, cord, leather, or even an old T-shirt, we’ll create a unique piece of art to display your favorite plant. A supply list is provided upon registration.

$15 (Members $12)

Pressing Plants for Study and Enjoyment

A collection of pressed plant specimens is called an herbarium. Traditionally, herbarium specimens provide an important record of what grew where over time. Keeping a personal herbarium can be a helpful tool in developing a personal connection and familiarity with the natural world. Here we provide some practical tips for creating your own collection of pressed plants.

$12 (Members $10)
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Register by August 4.

Monarch Butterflies

Sadly, monarch populations have dropped 80% in the last 20 years. Local experts Kim, Katie, and Ashley Pozivilko discuss the monarch life cycle, how to create a Monarch Waystation, and the Monarch Watch tagging program. View live monarch butterflies and see them released into the wild. Come learn all about this iconic insect!

Adults: $10 (Members $8) | Children: $5 (Members $4)
Children 8 and under are free.

Got Water?
In an effort to reduce the plastic at Fernwood and in the landfills, as you head to Fernwood on a day hike or bus tour, we encourage you to bring your own refillable water vessel. Fernwood thanks you, and the environment will thank you too