|Thu, May 23 - May 30|
Birding & the Peterson Method for Bird IdentificationIn this course, you will learn the basics of birding, including the Peterson Method of bird identification. You will discuss how to use the body shape of birds, combined with general color and size characteristics, to quickly identify them. As part of this class, you will go on a birding outing on the second day (weather permitting) at an outdoor location. Enter door 1.
St. Cloud Rain Garden TourNEW! The City of St. Cloud and the Sauk River Watershed District invite you for a native plant presentation along with an evening tour of beautiful rain gardens. The tour will feature rain gardens within St. Cloud’s north side and an extensive stream bank restoration on the Sauk River. These established native plant areas benefit pollinators and wildlife, while also working to reduce run-off and improve water quality in the Sauk River. Light food will be served and an informational folder full of great publications and several door prizes will be given away from local nurseries.