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For more information, or to register for any of our events:
E-mail Jessica Wheatley at jwheatley@LouisvilleNatureCenter.org
or call us at (502) 458-1328


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******* NOTE: There will be no Nature's Works & Quirks programs in
September, October, November or December.

NWQ will resume on January 17, February 14, and March 7 *******
Nature's Works and Quirks (NW&Q) is a Saturday program focused on nature for families and children of all ages. They are held on the 2nd Saturday of each month.
Educators and Naturalists from LNC choose the topic and invite our members and friends to join them in exploring the different aspects of Nature.

All NW&Q programs are FREE for LNC members; $3.00 for non-members; and $12 for a group of 4 or more.

For planning purposes pre-registration is required..
Register by contacting Judy Gardner by email at jgardner@LouisvilleNatureCenter.org
or call us at (502) 458-1328


12 Saturdays, 10:30am to 11:30am --- Nov. 1, 2014, through Jan. 17, 2015.

Louisville Nature Center and Yoga with Heart are thrilled to be partnering on a new initiative. Yoga for Youth will be held at the Louisville Nature Center on Saturdays from 10:30am to 11:30am beginning November 1st. The twelve one-hour classes will introduce participants to easy yoga movements followed by a class on fun ways to identify good food choices. After the class, parents and participants are invited to take a self-guided StoryWalk®. Healthy food and yoga are a great combination for improving strength, flexibility and emotional health.
*NOTE: This program is suitable for ages 8 through 11 years.
No special skills or abilities are required. The Nature Center is the perfect place for all individuals.
COST FOR FULL SERIES: $60 (all 12 classes) for participants who prepay and register before Oct. 15.
COST PER CLASS: $12 for participants who prepay and register prior to program date.
COST FOR DROP-IN: $15 per class. Participation is limited. Drop-ins accepted on first-come, first-serve basis..
Call the Louisville Nature Center at 458-1328 to register or to learn more. (Thanks to the Mayor's Healthy Hometown Initiative, some discounts are available.)


6 Wednesdays -- November 12 through December 17, 2014, 4:00pm to 5:15pm

Take time out to give yourself a gift that will keep giving throughout the holiday season.
If you are out of shape, a senior citizen, have health issues, or have not exercised recently this class is for you. Yoga is the world's oldest system of physical fitness, wellness and relaxation. Yoga quiets the mind, body and senses. What better time to start this practice as we move into the "wild" holiday season. Give yourself the gift of a calm and centered mind and discover the luxury of concentrated breathing and balancing.
COST: $30 for the entire series with registration and prepayment due before November 8.
($6 per class on a drop-in basis.)


STORY WALK® -- What a way to read a book!!
2015 dates will be: January 10 and 24; February 7 and 21; March 14 and 28; April 4 and 18; May 2)
Check back to see what titles will be presented at each session.
Have a great time as a family, reading the many pages of a book that are spaced along a walking path.
StoryWalk®. started in Montpelier, Vermont, by Ann Ferguson and has now spread to Louisville and many other cities. The StoryWalks® at LNC are self-directed and start at 10:30, wrapping up at 3:00. It only takes a little while, and ohhh!, the joy of having read a good book while taking a nice walk.
FREE and open to everyone!


Saturday, January 31, 2015,
Join basket maker Kim Swett for an all-day basket class!



And, naturally, you are welcome anytime to stop by for a leisurely hike,
enjoy the bird blind, visit the gardens, relax while you read in the library,
or just unwind on the gazebo!


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