Delaware Nature Society Program Guide and Newsletter September - December 2017 - Page 25

ASHLAND ABBOTT’S COVERDALE DEEC Colors indicate site or closest main site. Addresses for many sites on page 7. ADULTS ALL AGES Adults or adults with children are welcome. Parents must accompany children. Drop by for Recurring Programs These programs happen weekly or daily. No registration required. See pages 8 – 11 for ongoing drop-in programs at our main locations. Ongoing drop-in programs at our other locations: Bird Banding Wednesdays thru Nov 8 am, FREE Meets at Bucktoe Bird Walks Sundays, Sep – Nov 8 am – 11 am, FREE Meets at Bucktoe Coverdale Farm to Ashland Loop Hike Tuesdays in Nov | 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm | Age 18+ Thu, 11/16 | 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm | Age 18+ Riverfront Yoga Led by Tracy Lea-Dorsey Join us at the riverfront and embrace the peaceful surroundings by practicing a gentle vinyasa yoga flow for all levels. Bring a mat, water bottle, wear comfortable form fitting clothes. Avoid a heavy meal 30 minutes prior. Meets at DEEC Mem $10 | Non-mem $15 Tue, 11/7: F17202DC Tue, 11/14: F17204DC Tue, 11/21: F17205DC Tue, 11/28: F17206DC Farm Yoga Led by Tracy Lea-Dorsey Celebrate the end of day with a truly organic experience. Every level welcomed for this Gentle Vinyasa. Bring a mat, water bottle, comfortable clothing. Avoid heavy meals 30 minutes prior. Meets at Coverdale Mem $10 | Non-mem $15 | F17107CF Sun, 11/12 | 1 pm – 5 pm | Age 18+ Coverdale Farm to Ashland Loop Hike Led by Brian Winslow This exclusive hike takes you through Coverdale Farm Preserve, private property, Red Clay Reservation, and Ashland Nature Center. Learn about the conservation of land and ecological management while hiking these scenic rolling hillsides. This 4-mile hike is strenuous, and expect a wet-foot stream crossing. Meets at Coverdale Mem $20 | Non-mem $30 | F17002CF DelNature.org/Blogs @DENatureSociety Fri, 11/17 | 1 pm – 4:30 pm | Age 18+ Calpine Energy Plant Tour Led by Sally O’Byrne What do you know about the creation of energy? Tour the Calpine plant on the Delaware River. Learn the basics of generation from fuel to transmission. Learn what Calpine does to promote energy sustainability and efficiency. Dress for the weather as a portion is outdoors. Van transportation provided. Meets at Ashland Mem $15 | Non-mem $22 | F17019AS Facebook.com/DelawareNatureSociety 25