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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

NOW YOU CAN CONVENIENTLY
REGISTER FOR EVENTS ONLINE!!

Click here to Easily Register Online for an Upcoming Event:
Online Registration Form

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NATURE'S WORKS AND QUIRKS PROGRAM

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.

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
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EDUCTION PROGRAM VOLUNTEER TRAINING
Tuesday, September 8, 2015, 10:30am

The Louisville Nature Center needs volunteers to help with the education programs throughout the year. Volunteers must be over 18 and enjoy working with children and the outdoors. All volunteer times are prearranged.
For more information and to register for the training contact the Judy Gardner at the Louisville Nature Center at 502-451-1328 or by email at: jgardner@LouisvilleNatureCenter.org

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PERMACULTURE: PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES
Tuesday, September 8, 2015, 7:00pm to 7:30pm

The Kentuckiana Herb Society, a post of the Herb Society of America, will host a brief 30-minute presentation on "Permaculture: Principles and Practices". This presentation will be the educational portion of their regularly scheduled monthly meeting. The presenters, Vaughn Zeller and Marsha Finley, are both Certified Permaculture Designers and members/organizers of the Louisville Permaculture Guild. COST: FREE! Pre-registration is required.
NOTE: However, there are only 30 seats available.
Call the Louisville Nature Center: 502-458-1328 for more info or to register.

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A NATURE WALK AT THE LOUISVILLE NATURE CENTER
Thursday, September 10, 2015, 10:00am till ~Noon

Join Chris Bidwell and Susan Wilson for a Nature Hike focusing on the many wonderful plants at the Louisville Nature Center and in the Beargrass Creek State Nature Preserve. Chris and Susan are the photographers for the book, The Olmsted Parks of Louisville: A Botanical Field Guide and members of the Kentucky Society of Natural History.
They know their stuff!
COST: LNC Members and volunteers are FREE! Non-members are $5.
NOTE: Registration required; payment is required at registration.
For more information, or to register: E-mail Jessica Wheatley at jwheatley@LouisvilleNatureCenter.org or call us at (502) 458-1328.

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LNC's Fall Fundraiser

HOOTS AND HOPS

Saturday, September 19, 2015
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Come and discover the Louisville Nature Center at night! Your admission includes a Slab Daddy barbeque buffet dinner with vegetarian options and a local brewery beer tasting and homebrew demonstrations. Additional beverages will be available for purchase. The Whiskey Bent Valley Boys will be there so you can enjoy live music all evening. There will be a Silent Auction with great items for you to bid on. NEW this year we will have Raptor Rehab here with a few feathered guests.
It's going to be a real HOOT!
COST: $45 for LNC members; $55, non-members
Reservations and prepayment due by September 11. NOTE: This is an adult only (21 and older) event that will happen rain or shine.
To make your reservations or for more information, call the Louisville Nature Center 502-458-1328 or E-mail Jessica Wheatley at jwheatley@LouisvilleNatureCenter.org or
go to the below link and purchase tickets online:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hoots-hops-louisville-nature-center-fundraiser-tickets-18309914447

Special thanks to our partner sponsors: Backyard Birds, LG&E, Republic Bank, ID&A, and Thorntons.

All proceeds benefit Louisville Nature Center.

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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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