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Fontenelle Forest

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1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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January 2019

Evening Yoga on the Plaza

January 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 31, 2019

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, surrounded by nature, designed to de-stress and relax you. In winter, we practice yoga indoors by the fire. This class is accessible for all levels of yogis, from beginner to experienced, and will feature the sounds of the forest as your soundtrack as you move towards complete wellness. A meditative walk will follow the class, ending with tea for those who can stay. This program is free for members or with…

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Evening Yoga on the Plaza

January 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 31, 2019

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, surrounded by nature, designed to de-stress and relax you. In winter, we practice yoga indoors by the fire. This class is accessible for all levels of yogis, from beginner to experienced, and will feature the sounds of the forest as your soundtrack as you move towards complete wellness. A meditative walk will follow the class, ending with tea for those who can stay. This program is free for members or with…

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February 2019

Fontenelle Forest Book Club

February 2 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on January 19, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on February 2, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on February 16, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on March 2, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 4:00pm

Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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This time we will be exploring poetry through the writings of award-winning (including the Pulitzer) poet Mary Oliver. Her nature poems are filled with quiet observations which inspire and remind us to reconnect.  The New and Selected Poems: Volume One will be our jumping off point, but feel free to bring your favorite Mary Oliver poems to share whether they are in this collection or another.

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Evening Yoga on the Plaza

February 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 31, 2019

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, surrounded by nature, designed to de-stress and relax you. In winter, we practice yoga indoors by the fire. This class is accessible for all levels of yogis, from beginner to experienced, and will feature the sounds of the forest as your soundtrack as you move towards complete wellness. A meditative walk will follow the class, ending with tea for those who can stay. This program is free for members or with…

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Homeschool Science: My, what Sharp Claws You Have

February 11 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Students study remarkable animal and plant adaptations, both physical and behavioral, in this activity-filled program. Whether it is hawks with talons, owls with night vision, or snakes with expandable jaws, adaptations are the key to survival for all living organisms. Recommended for students in 3rd to 6th grade. Join the morning class or the afternoon class. 20 pupils max each session. Register here: 9:30am: 8913.blackbaudhosting.com/8913/My-What-Sharp-Claws-you-Have—Home-School-Science 1pm: 8913.blackbaudhosting.com/8913/My-What-Sharp-Claws-You-Have–Home-School-Science • This program is $10 + daily admission per student, and free with…

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Homeschool Science: My, What Sharp Claws You Have

February 11 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Students study remarkable animal and plant adaptations, both physical and behavioral, in this activity-filled program. Whether it is hawks with talons, owls with night vision, or snakes with expandable jaws, adaptations are the key to survival for all living organisms. Recommended for students in 3rd to 6th grade. Join the morning class or the afternoon class. 20 pupils max each session. Register here: 9:30am: 8913.blackbaudhosting.com/8913/My-What-Sharp-Claws-you-Have---Home-School-Science 1pm: 8913.blackbaudhosting.com/8913/My-What-Sharp-Claws-You-Have--Home-School-Science • This program is $10 + daily admission per student, and free with…

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Evening Yoga on the Plaza

February 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 31, 2019

Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for an hour-long vinyasa style yoga class, surrounded by nature, designed to de-stress and relax you. In winter, we practice yoga indoors by the fire. This class is accessible for all levels of yogis, from beginner to experienced, and will feature the sounds of the forest as your soundtrack as you move towards complete wellness. A meditative walk will follow the class, ending with tea for those who can stay. This program is free for members or with…

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Land Stewardship: Volunteer Work Day

February 16 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on September 15, 2018 at 8:30am

One event on October 20, 2018 at 8:30am

One event on February 16, 2019 at 8:30am

One event on March 16, 2019 at 8:30am

One event on April 20, 2019 at 8:30am

One event on May 18, 2019 at 8:30am

Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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The volunteer Land Stewardship crew meets on selected Saturdays mornings to work on various projects. Lunch and camaraderie are provided! Anyone is welcome to join, even if it's just one time. Bring the family and get some hard work done with us.    

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Fontenelle Forest Book Club

February 16 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on January 19, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on February 2, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on February 16, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on March 2, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 4:00pm

Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
+ Google Map

This time we will be exploring poetry through the writings of award-winning (including the Pulitzer) poet Mary Oliver. Her nature poems are filled with quiet observations which inspire and remind us to reconnect.  The New and Selected Poems: Volume One will be our jumping off point, but feel free to bring your favorite Mary Oliver poems to share whether they are in this collection or another.

Find out more »

Evening Yoga on the Plaza

February 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 31, 2019

Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for an hour-long vinyasa style yoga class, surrounded by nature, designed to de-stress and relax you. In winter, we practice yoga indoors by the fire. This class is accessible for all levels of yogis, from beginner to experienced, and will feature the sounds of the forest as your soundtrack as you move towards complete wellness. A meditative walk will follow the class, ending with tea for those who can stay. This program is free for members or with…

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Robert Gilder’s Local Life and Legacy

February 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Ben Justman has been the executive director at the Sarpy County Museum for the past seven years. He will explore ‘the gaunt looking man beyond the signature in the lower corner of his paintings.’ In keeping with his headstone inscription of “artist, archaeologist, friend,” Justman will address the question, “who was Robert Gilder?” As dynamic as he was, the answer is rather detailed...

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Evening Yoga on the Plaza

February 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 31, 2019

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, surrounded by nature, designed to de-stress and relax you. In winter, we practice yoga indoors by the fire. This class is accessible for all levels of yogis, from beginner to experienced, and will feature the sounds of the forest as your soundtrack as you move towards complete wellness. A meditative walk will follow the class, ending with tea for those who can stay. This program is free for members or with…

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March 2019

The Seven Containers of the Lakota

March 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Steve Tamayo, artist exhibiting in the Baright Gallery, will give a lecture on rawhide containers, and explain the thee mislabeled “Parfleche” containers of the Plains. What are they traditionally used for? Who uses them? And what is the significance? Register here: https://8913.blackbaudhosting.com/8913/The-Seven-Containers-of-the-Lakota This program is free with daily admission to the Forest.

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Fontenelle Forest Book Club

March 2 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on January 19, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on February 2, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on February 16, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on March 2, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 4:00pm

Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
+ Google Map

This time we will be exploring poetry through the writings of award-winning (including the Pulitzer) poet Mary Oliver. Her nature poems are filled with quiet observations which inspire and remind us to reconnect.  The New and Selected Poems: Volume One will be our jumping off point, but feel free to bring your favorite Mary Oliver poems to share whether they are in this collection or another.

Find out more »

Evening Yoga on the Plaza

March 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 31, 2019

Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for an hour-long vinyasa style yoga class, surrounded by nature, designed to de-stress and relax you. In winter, we practice yoga indoors by the fire. This class is accessible for all levels of yogis, from beginner to experienced, and will feature the sounds of the forest as your soundtrack as you move towards complete wellness. A meditative walk will follow the class, ending with tea for those who can stay. This program is free for members or with…

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Constellation Walk and Viewing

March 8 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on August 11, 2018 at 7:30pm

One event on November 2, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on December 14, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on March 8, 2019 at 7:30pm

Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Join us at Neale Woods for an easy walk in the twilight then a viewing of the stars and constellations when darkness falls. Bring  binoculars to view deep sky objects as desired. PROGRAM WILL BE CANCELED IF SKY IS MORE THAN 25% CLOUDY.

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Homeschool Science: Predator or Prey?

March 11 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Meet live predator and prey animals and learn about the constant tug-of-war between the consumers and the consumed. Students will learn what makes these animals especially suited to their roles in nature, and how you can tell a predator from prey just by looking at the animal. Through skins, bones and other artifacts, as well as live native Nebraska animals, the relationships that keep nature in balance will be discovered. Recommended for students in 3rd to 6th grade. Pre-registration required.…

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Homeschool Science: Predator or Prey?

March 11 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Meet live predator and prey animals and learn about the constant tug-of-war between the consumers and the consumed. Students will learn what makes these animals especially suited to their roles in nature, and how you can tell a predator from prey just by looking at the animal. Through skins, bones and other artifacts, as well as live native Nebraska animals, the relationships that keep nature in balance will be discovered. Recommended for students in 3rd to 6th grade. Pre-registration required.…

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Evening Yoga on the Plaza

March 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 31, 2019

Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for an hour-long vinyasa style yoga class, surrounded by nature, designed to de-stress and relax you. In winter, we practice yoga indoors by the fire. This class is accessible for all levels of yogis, from beginner to experienced, and will feature the sounds of the forest as your soundtrack as you move towards complete wellness. A meditative walk will follow the class, ending with tea for those who can stay. This program is free for members or with…

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Land Stewardship: Volunteer Work Day

March 16 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on September 15, 2018 at 8:30am

One event on October 20, 2018 at 8:30am

One event on February 16, 2019 at 8:30am

One event on March 16, 2019 at 8:30am

One event on April 20, 2019 at 8:30am

One event on May 18, 2019 at 8:30am

Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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The volunteer Land Stewardship crew meets on selected Saturdays mornings to work on various projects. Lunch and camaraderie are provided! Anyone is welcome to join, even if it's just one time. Bring the family and get some hard work done with us.    

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Shillelagh Hiking Stick Workshop

March 16 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Embrace your inner Leprechaun and learn a new skill! Choose your own pre-harvested branch, and craft it into a customized hiking stick. Use hand tools to cut, smooth and work the stick. Add embellishments to make your stick one-of-a-kind. Preregistration required. Members $5; nonmembers $10. Fees are per stick kit; a parent may purchase one stick to work on with their child. LIMIT 15 KITS AVAILABLE. REGISTER NOW! https://8913.blackbaudhosting.com/8913/Shillelagh-Hiking-Stick-Workshop

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Fontenelle Forest Book Club

March 16 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on January 19, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on February 2, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on February 16, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on March 2, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 4:00pm

Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
+ Google Map

This time we will be exploring poetry through the writings of award-winning (including the Pulitzer) poet Mary Oliver. Her nature poems are filled with quiet observations which inspire and remind us to reconnect.  The New and Selected Poems: Volume One will be our jumping off point, but feel free to bring your favorite Mary Oliver poems to share whether they are in this collection or another.

Find out more »

Evening Yoga on the Plaza

March 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 31, 2019

Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for an hour-long vinyasa style yoga class, surrounded by nature, designed to de-stress and relax you. In winter, we practice yoga indoors by the fire. This class is accessible for all levels of yogis, from beginner to experienced, and will feature the sounds of the forest as your soundtrack as you move towards complete wellness. A meditative walk will follow the class, ending with tea for those who can stay. This program is free for members or with…

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Eagle Day

March 23 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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An educational Bald Eagle will be in the Nature Center for visitors to meet, photograph, and learn from, along with Eagle-themed crafts and snacks.   As questions in our refuge from an expert and learn about the ongoing effects of lead in our eagle population and what you can do to help.   $5 for members $16 for non-members

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Evening Yoga on the Plaza

March 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 31, 2019

Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for an hour-long vinyasa style yoga class, surrounded by nature, designed to de-stress and relax you. In winter, we practice yoga indoors by the fire. This class is accessible for all levels of yogis, from beginner to experienced, and will feature the sounds of the forest as your soundtrack as you move towards complete wellness. A meditative walk will follow the class, ending with tea for those who can stay. This program is free for members or with…

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Enchanted Forest

March 30 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Dress up in your favorite enchanted costume and join us for crafts and activities to spark your children’s imaginations, and bring out your inner child. Visit the Mystical Marketplace to trade tokens for special material to create the perfect fairy house or gnome home. Discover our enchanted forest and meet all the forest fairies, gnomes, and woodland creatures that call Fontenelle Forest home.   $10 for members $20 for non-members Sales tax included.   Register for this event now, as…

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April 2019

Land Stewardship: Volunteer Work Day

April 20 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on September 15, 2018 at 8:30am

One event on October 20, 2018 at 8:30am

One event on February 16, 2019 at 8:30am

One event on March 16, 2019 at 8:30am

One event on April 20, 2019 at 8:30am

One event on May 18, 2019 at 8:30am

Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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The volunteer Land Stewardship crew meets on selected Saturdays mornings to work on various projects. Lunch and camaraderie are provided! Anyone is welcome to join, even if it's just one time. Bring the family and get some hard work done with us.    

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Homeschool Science: Naturalist Challenge

April 22 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Get ready for this weekend’s City Nature Challenge! We’ll be testing our identification skills using live animals, skins, bones, and other artifacts using guide books, identification resources, and iNaturalist. Students will create a Nature Journal to start their journey learning about the nature around us. Join us the following weekend for the Omaha Metro wide City Nature Challenge and put your new skills to the test. Register here: https://8913.blackbaudhosting.com/8913/Naturalist-Challenge---Home-School-Science

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Homeschool Science: Naturalist Challenge

April 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Get ready for this weekend’s City Nature Challenge! We’ll be testing our identification skills using live animals, skins, bones, and other artifacts using guide books, identification resources, and iNaturalist. Students will create a Nature Journal to start their journey learning about the nature around us. Join us the following weekend for the Omaha Metro-wide City Nature Challenge and put your new skills to the test. Register here: 9:30am: 8913.blackbaudhosting.com/8913/Naturalist-Challenge---Home-School-Science 1pm: 8913.blackbaudhosting.com/8913/Naturalist-Challenge---Home-School-Science-22Apr2019

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City Nature Challenge

April 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
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Welcome to the 2019 City Nature Challenge! Cities around the world will be competing to see who can make the most observations of nature, find the most species, and engage the most people in the 2019 City Nature Challenge. Thousands of people from across the globe will get outside to look for nature in their cities! Results will be announced on Friday May 6th. More details to come.  

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May 2019

Land Stewardship: Volunteer Work Day

May 18 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on September 15, 2018 at 8:30am

One event on October 20, 2018 at 8:30am

One event on February 16, 2019 at 8:30am

One event on March 16, 2019 at 8:30am

One event on April 20, 2019 at 8:30am

One event on May 18, 2019 at 8:30am

Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd North
Bellevue, NE 68005 United States
+ Google Map

The volunteer Land Stewardship crew meets on selected Saturdays mornings to work on various projects. Lunch and camaraderie are provided! Anyone is welcome to join, even if it's just one time. Bring the family and get some hard work done with us.    

Find out more »
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