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May 2017

Animal Encounter

Sunday, May 28 - 2:00 pm to 2:15 pm

Join us every Sunday at 2:00 pm for an Animal Encounter with one of the Nature Center’s resident Docent Animals. We have over 50 animals living at the Nature Center and this is your chance to get an up close look at them while learning about them from our Naturalists. Stop by the Welcome Desk when you arrive to find out the location of this week’s meet-and-greet. This event is free with Nature Center admission.

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June 2017

Recycle Saturday

Saturday, June 3 - 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Wesselman Nature Society partners with the Vanderburgh County Solid Waste District to conduct monthly drop off recycling opportunities at various sites throughout Vanderburgh County for the convenience of county residents. Revenues from the sale of these items are used to fund the Nature Society’s programs. We appreciate your recycling efforts and hope you will make Wesselman your recycling center!

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Canoe Excursion – Bluegrass FWA

Saturday, June 3 - 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Paddle with a guide through one of Blue Grass Fish and Wildlife Area’s lakes. This designated waterfowl nesting area provides exciting wildlife viewing.

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Animal Encounter

Sunday, June 4 - 2:00 pm to 2:15 pm

Join us every Sunday at 2:00 pm for an Animal Encounter with one of the Nature Center’s resident Docent Animals. We have over 50 animals living at the Nature Center and this is your chance to get an up close look at them while learning about them from our Naturalists. Stop by the Welcome Desk when you arrive to find out the location of this week’s meet-and-greet. This event is free with Nature Center admission.

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Recycle Saturday

Saturday, June 10 - 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Wesselman Nature Society partners with the Vanderburgh County Solid Waste District to conduct monthly drop off recycling opportunities at various sites throughout Vanderburgh County for the convenience of county residents. Revenues from the sale of these items are used to fund the Nature Society’s programs. We appreciate your recycling efforts and hope you will make Wesselman your recycling center!

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Canoe Evansville Moonlight Paddle at Hovey Lake

Saturday, June 10 - 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm

Paddle under the moon at Hovey Lake

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Animal Encounter

Sunday, June 11 - 2:00 pm to 2:15 pm

Join us every Sunday at 2:00 pm for an Animal Encounter with one of the Nature Center’s resident Docent Animals. We have over 50 animals living at the Nature Center and this is your chance to get an up close look at them while learning about them from our Naturalists. Stop by the Welcome Desk when you arrive to find out the location of this week’s meet-and-greet. This event is free with Nature Center admission.

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Animal Encounter

Sunday, June 18 - 2:00 pm to 2:15 pm

Join us every Sunday at 2:00 pm for an Animal Encounter with one of the Nature Center’s resident Docent Animals. We have over 50 animals living at the Nature Center and this is your chance to get an up close look at them while learning about them from our Naturalists. Stop by the Welcome Desk when you arrive to find out the location of this week’s meet-and-greet. This event is free with Nature Center admission.

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Canoe Evansville Pigeon Creek Paddle

Saturday, June 24 - 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Paddle five miles along the Pigeon Creek through the city of Evansville. See an oasis of wildlife hidden from the public eye.

All equipment is provided. For ages 7 and up.
$15 for WNS members, $20 for nonmembers

Pre-registration and payment is required by noon the Thursday prior to the trip.

Register online here: https://campscui.active.com/orgs/WesselmanNatureSociety?season=1989602

More information about our canoe trips here: http://www.wesselmannaturesociety.org/activities-programs/canoe-evansville/

All trips are subject to date/time/location change or cancellation due to weather, water conditions, or low enrollment. Trips cancelled by WNS will be refunded.

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Animal Encounter

Sunday, June 25 - 2:00 pm to 2:15 pm

Join us every Sunday at 2:00 pm for an Animal Encounter with one of the Nature Center’s resident Docent Animals. We have over 50 animals living at the Nature Center and this is your chance to get an up close look at them while learning about them from our Naturalists. Stop by the Welcome Desk when you arrive to find out the location of this week’s meet-and-greet. This event is free with Nature Center admission.

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July 2017

Animal Encounter

Sunday, July 2 - 2:00 pm to 2:15 pm

Join us every Sunday at 2:00 pm for an Animal Encounter with one of the Nature Center’s resident Docent Animals. We have over 50 animals living at the Nature Center and this is your chance to get an up close look at them while learning about them from our Naturalists. Stop by the Welcome Desk when you arrive to find out the location of this week’s meet-and-greet. This event is free with Nature Center admission.

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Recycle Saturday

Saturday, July 8 - 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Wesselman Nature Society partners with the Vanderburgh County Solid Waste District to conduct monthly drop off recycling opportunities at various sites throughout Vanderburgh County for the convenience of county residents. Revenues from the sale of these items are used to fund the Nature Society’s programs. We appreciate your recycling efforts and hope you will make Wesselman your recycling center!

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Canoe Evansville Moonlight Paddle at Hovey Lake

Saturday, July 8 - 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm

Paddle under the moon at Hovey Lake

All equipment is provided. For ages 7 and up.
$15 for WNS members, $20 for nonmembers

Pre-registration and payment is required by noon the Thursday prior to the trip.

Register online here: https://campscui.active.com/orgs/WesselmanNatureSociety?season=1989602

More information about our canoe trips here: http://www.wesselmannaturesociety.org/activities-programs/canoe-evansville/

All trips are subject to date/time/location change or cancellation due to weather, water conditions, or low enrollment. Trips cancelled by WNS will be refunded.

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Animal Encounter

Sunday, July 9 - 2:00 pm to 2:15 pm

Join us every Sunday at 2:00 pm for an Animal Encounter with one of the Nature Center’s resident Docent Animals. We have over 50 animals living at the Nature Center and this is your chance to get an up close look at them while learning about them from our Naturalists. Stop by the Welcome Desk when you arrive to find out the location of this week’s meet-and-greet. This event is free with Nature Center admission.

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Recycle Saturday

Saturday, July 15 - 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Wesselman Nature Society partners with the Vanderburgh County Solid Waste District to conduct monthly drop off recycling opportunities at various sites throughout Vanderburgh County for the convenience of county residents. Revenues from the sale of these items are used to fund the Nature Society’s programs. We appreciate your recycling efforts and hope you will make Wesselman your recycling center!

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Animal Encounter

Sunday, July 16 - 2:00 pm to 2:15 pm

Join us every Sunday at 2:00 pm for an Animal Encounter with one of the Nature Center’s resident Docent Animals. We have over 50 animals living at the Nature Center and this is your chance to get an up close look at them while learning about them from our Naturalists. Stop by the Welcome Desk when you arrive to find out the location of this week’s meet-and-greet. This event is free with Nature Center admission.

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Canoe Evansville Pigeon Creek Paddle

Saturday, July 22 - 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Paddle five miles along the Pigeon Creek through the city of Evansville. See an oasis of wildlife hidden from the public eye.

All equipment is provided. For ages 7 and up.
$15 for WNS members, $20 for nonmembers

Pre-registration and payment is required by noon the Thursday prior to the trip.

Register online here: https://campscui.active.com/orgs/WesselmanNatureSociety?season=1989602

More information about our canoe trips here: http://www.wesselmannaturesociety.org/activities-programs/canoe-evansville/

All trips are subject to date/time/location change or cancellation due to weather, water conditions, or low enrollment. Trips cancelled by WNS will be refunded.

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Animal Encounter

Sunday, July 23 - 2:00 pm to 2:15 pm

Join us every Sunday at 2:00 pm for an Animal Encounter with one of the Nature Center’s resident Docent Animals. We have over 50 animals living at the Nature Center and this is your chance to get an up close look at them while learning about them from our Naturalists. Stop by the Welcome Desk when you arrive to find out the location of this week’s meet-and-greet. This event is free with Nature Center admission.

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Animal Encounter

Sunday, July 30 - 2:00 pm to 2:15 pm

Join us every Sunday at 2:00 pm for an Animal Encounter with one of the Nature Center’s resident Docent Animals. We have over 50 animals living at the Nature Center and this is your chance to get an up close look at them while learning about them from our Naturalists. Stop by the Welcome Desk when you arrive to find out the location of this week’s meet-and-greet. This event is free with Nature Center admission.

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August 2017

Canoe Evansville Moonlight Paddle at Bluegrass FWA

Friday, August 4 - 7:00 pm to 10:30 pm

Paddle under the moon at Bluegrass Fish & Wildlife Area.
All equipment is provided. For ages 7 and up.
$15 for WNS members, $20 for nonmembers

Pre-registration and payment is required by noon the Wednesday prior to the trip.

Register online here: https://campscui.active.com/orgs/WesselmanNatureSociety?season=1989602

More information about our canoe trips here: http://www.wesselmannaturesociety.org/activities-programs/canoe-evansville/

All trips are subject to date/time/location change or cancellation due to weather, water conditions, or low enrollment. Trips cancelled by WNS will be refunded.

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