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February 2020

Hiking for Seniors

February 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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For seniors, walking offers numerous health benefits. One of the more enjoyable ways to walk is to hike in the forest. Join us on the 4th Wednesday of each month for our senior hike. Each hike will be 1-2 miles with some hills, and at a pace that accommodates all participants.  Beginner and experienced hikers are all welcome. Some hiking poles will be provided. Dress for the weather and bring water. This program is free for members or with daily…

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Yoga in the Forest

February 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Join us for an hour-long vinyasa style yoga class, designed to de-stress and relax you. In winter, we practice yoga indoors. This class is accessible for all levels of yogis, from beginner to experienced, and is free for members or with daily admission.

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Dirt Time

February 29 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Have you ever wanted to learn how to interpret clues left behind by forest animals? This is your chance! Join us on the trails as we learn about animal tracks and scat. All participants will receive a free animal track guide to use during and after the program.  Dress for the weather and bring water. We will be spending part of the program looking at tracks in the mud, so please bring gloves and wear clothes and shoes you don’t…

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Ecosystem Exploration at Neale Woods

February 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Neale Woods, 14323 Edith Marie Ave
Omaha, NE 68112 United States
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Become an ecosystem explorer during this family friendly program at Neale Woods. A naturalist will guide participants along the trails and discuss the diversity life you can find in Oak Savanna and Prairie ecosystems. Participants will also learn about the important conservation work we do to keep Neale Woods and Fontenelle Forest ecosystems healthy. This program is free for members or with daily admission. Participants must preregister. 8913.blackbaudhosting.com/8913/Ecosystem-Exploration

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March 2020

Yoga in the Forest

March 1 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Join us for an hour-long vinyasa style yoga class, designed to de-stress and relax you. In winter, we practice yoga indoors. This class is accessible for all levels of yogis, from beginner to experienced, and is free for members or with daily admission.

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Sunday Trekking

March 1 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Join us for Sunday Trekking at the Forest! We will hike 2-4 miles on different trails each week, and explore the forest during the winter months. Hikes will be more advanced and traverse hilly terrain. We encourage you to bring snow shoes on snowy days! Remember to dress for the weather and bring water. (ages 18+) This program is free for members or with daily admission. Participants must preregister. REGISTER HERE!

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(Cancelled) Art in the Forest

March 1 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience. Join us for our Art in the Forest program to explore and discuss artworks by Agneta Gaines, currently showing in the Baright Gallery. Sally Otis, Director of Education, will discuss the use of natural materials in Gaines’ work. Following the discussion, participants can stay for a knitting tutorial and create their own simple knit project. If you’re experienced with knitting or crocheting, you are welcome to bring your own project…

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Yoga in the Forest (CANCELLED)

March 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Join us for an hour-long vinyasa style yoga class, designed to de-stress and relax you. In winter, we practice yoga indoors. This class is accessible for all levels of yogis, from beginner to experienced, and is free for members or with daily admission.

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(SOLD OUT) Full Moon Walk and Campfire

March 6 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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This event is SOLD OUT. Come join us for a full moon walk and campfire! This family friendly program will incorporate a short, moonlight hike through the forest followed by a campfire under the moon. Along the trails we will talk about the signs of spring and nocturnal life of the forest. After the hike participants will roast s’mores while they listen to stories around the campfire. Bring a flashlight or headlamp, and dress for the weather. Participants must pre-register…

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Yoga in the Forest

March 8 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Join us for an hour-long vinyasa style yoga class, designed to de-stress and relax you. In winter, we practice yoga indoors. This class is accessible for all levels of yogis, from beginner to experienced, and is free for members or with daily admission.

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(Cancelled) Sunday Trekking

March 8 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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This program has been canceled due to excessively muddy trail conditions. We apologize for any inconvenience. Join us for Sunday Trekking at the Forest! We will hike 2-4 miles on different trails each week, and explore the forest during the winter months. Hikes will be more advanced and traverse hilly terrain. We encourage you to bring snow shoes on snowy days! Remember to dress for the weather and bring water. (ages 18+) This program is free for members or with…

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Bald Eagle Release at DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge

March 8 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge, 1434 316th Ln
Missouri Valley, IA 51555
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Fontenelle Forest Raptor Recovery will be releasing two bald eagles back to the wild Sunday, March 8, at 1:30 p.m. at DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge west of Missouri Valley, Iowa.  Attendees should meet at the Visitors Center at 1:30 for further instructions on exactly where in the refuge the release will take place. The actual release location is approximately a 10 minute drive from the Nature Center, so make sure to arrive by 1:30 and allow time to caravan to…

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