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FREE Programs - Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center
Monday, November 26, 2012


2012 PROGRAMS UPDATE

 

Lunch and Learn

Free weekly presentations in the Red Rocks Room on Tuesdays at 11:30 a.m, followed by lunch in the scenic café (at participants’ own expense) and continued conversation about the topic offered.  Reservations: 719-219-0108. 

November 27 - Susan Fletcher, “Palmer's Daughters”

December 11 - Bret Tennis, Program Coordinator, “Bighorn Sheep” 

December 18 - Susan Fletcher, “Palmer's Daughters”

 

PRE-SCHOOL NATURE PROGRAMS

Suggested participant age is 3-5 years old and must be accompanied by an adult.  Program is FREE of charge.  Meet in the Red Rocks Room at 10 a.m. for nature-related reading and crafts.   Reservations Required:  719-219-0108.

 

Date:  Friday December 7

Subject:  Winter

Content :  Finger-paint Winter Landscapes

Make homemade play-dough

 

365 Days of Pikes Peak...The Journey Presentation and Book Signing

Saturday December 8, Shaun Daggett, "The Pikes Peak Guy," will present a special lecture and book-signing event at Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center in the Red Rocks Room at 10 a.m.  The Pikes Peak Guy is a nature photographer who in the summer of 2010 began a photography project to capture a unique photo of America's Mountain every day for an entire year.  He accomplished that challenge on May 31, 2011.  He has published the album of those photos, 365 Days of Pikes Peak...The Journey, along with stories of his experience, and will offer a presentation to celebrate that adventure.  Reservations are required as seating is limited, 719-219-0108.

 

GARDEN OF THE GODS VISITOR & NATURE CENTER

1805 North 30thStreet

Colorado Springs, CO 80904

719-634-6666

www.gardenofgods.com