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July 2017

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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Food Truck Fridays

Friday, July 28 - 11:30 am to 1:30 pm

We are so excited to announce FOOD TRUCK FRIDAYS! Each Friday for the rest of the summer, a different local food truck will be parked at the Nature Center with their food available for purchase! Enjoy their yummy food AND get discounted admission to Wesselman Woods that day with your purchase!

June 30 – Camo Grill
July 7 – Chef Bruce Li
July 14 – Jayson Munoz Caters
July 21 – Flying Pigs
July 28 – Spuds N Stuff
August 4 – River City Dawgs
August 11 – Acropolis

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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

Food Truck Friday

Friday, August 4 - 11:30 am to 1:30 pm

We are so excited to announce FOOD TRUCK FRIDAYS! Each Friday for the rest of the summer, a different local food truck will be parked at the Nature Center with their food available for purchase! Enjoy their yummy food AND get discounted admission to Wesselman Woods that day with your purchase!

June 30 – Camo Grill
July 7 – Chef Bruce Li
July 14 – Jayson Munoz Caters
July 21 – Flying Pigs
July 28 – Spuds N Stuff
August 4 – River City Dawgs
August 11 – Acropolis

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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: https://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, August 6 - 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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Food Truck Friday

Friday, August 11 - 11:30 am to 1:30 pm

We are so excited to announce FOOD TRUCK FRIDAYS! Each Friday for the rest of the summer, a different local food truck will be parked at the Nature Center with their food available for purchase! Enjoy their yummy food AND get discounted admission to Wesselman Woods that day with your purchase!

June 30 – Camo Grill
July 7 – Chef Bruce Li
July 14 – Jayson Munoz Caters
July 21 – Flying Pigs
July 28 – Spuds N Stuff
August 4 – River City Dawgs
August 11 – Acropolis

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Animal Encounter

Sunday, August 13 - 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, August 20 - 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, August 27 - 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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September 2017

Animal Encounter

Sunday, September 3 - 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 Moonlight Paddle at Hovey Lake

Saturday, September 9 - 6:00 pm to 10:00 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: https://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, September 10 - 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, September 17 - 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, September 24 - 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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October 2017

Animal Encounter

Sunday, October 1 - 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, October 8 - 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, October 15 - 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, October 22 - 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, October 29 - 2:00 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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