Displaying Nature events

Saturday April 26, 2014

11:00 am
Vineyard Gardens

Potting Vegetables, 11 a.m. to noon, Vineyard Gardens, State Road, West Tisbury. Hands-on workshop. $20. Take them home with you.

Saturday April 26, 2014

1:00 pm
Polly HIll Arboretum

Celebrate Arbor Day from 1 to 3 p.m., Polly Hill Arboretum, West Tisbury. An afternoon devoted to trees. Take a guided tour and learn best method of planting trees. Call 508-693-9426. 

Sunday April 27, 2014

10:00 am
Sassafras Earth Education

Platform and Yurt Raising, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sassafras Earth Education, 5 Church street, Aquinnah. Come volunteer, all ages, bring food to share.

Sunday April 27, 2014

11:00 am
Sassafras Earth Education

Squirrels & Coyotes, ages 6 to 13, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sassafras Earth Education, 5 Church street, Aquinnah. Spend the day exploring the outdoors, learn primitive skills and play games.

Tuesday April 29, 2014

9:30 am
Howes House

Discussion Group: Otter Population, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Howes House, West Tisbury. Luanne Johnson leads discussion about her research into the otter population. Free. Call 508-693-2896. 

Repeats every week every Monday 30 times .
Thursday May 1, 2014

(All day)
Sengekontacket Pond

Kayak Quest, Monday through Friday. Discover Sengekontacket Pond at your own pace. Two and a half hours of boat time; all boats must be back by 3:30 p.m. All materials included.

Repeats every month on April, May, June, July, August, September, October on the first Thursday 7 times .
Thursday May 1, 2014

9:00 am
Polly Hill Arboretum

Grounds Volunteer Day, 9 a.m. to noon, Polly Hill Arboretum, West Tisbury. First Thursday of the month through October. Learn about the grounds and tree maintenance program.

Friday May 2, 2014

7:15 pm
Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Spring Sounds Sunset Walk,  join naturalist Susie Bowman for quiet walk focusing on pinkletinks and woodcocks. 7:15 to 8:30 p.m., Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary, Edgartown.

Saturday May 3, 2014

6:00 am
Duarte's Pond

Rod and Gun Club's annual tournament for all ages up to age 14. Free. Prizes awarded. Duarte's Pond, West Tisbury off Lambert's Cove Road. Opens at sunrise. Call 508-627-8202.

Saturday May 3, 2014

9:00 am
Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Horseshoe Crab Survey volunteer training, 9 to 11 a.m., Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary, Edgartown. Become a citizen scientist and learn how to count breeding horseshoe crabs and their nests. Free.

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