Displaying Nature events

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.

Repeats every week every Saturday 10 times .
Saturday May 3, 2014

9:30 am
Farm Institute

Wee Farmers, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Farm Institute, Edgartown. For ages 2 to 5. Visit animal friends and help plant spring garden.

Saturday May 3, 2014

10:00 am
Sassafras Earth Education

Circle of Life Journey meets from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. one Saturday per month for eight months at Sassafras Earth Education, 5 Church street in Aquinnah. For adults seeking deep nature connection.

Saturday May 3, 2014

11:00 am
Vineyard Gardens

Lawn Care and Maintenance, 11 a.m. to noon, Vineyard Gardens, State Road, West Tisbury. Educational lecture. Free.

Saturday May 3, 2014

2:00 pm
Aquinnah Library

Adult Program: Container Vegetable Gardens, 2 p.m., Aquinnah library. Learn how to grow a lot of food in a little space. Call 508-645-2314.