March Events at Denver Botanical Gardens

I simply had to post this "March Events at Denver Botanical Gardens" release below, because several of these sound so creative and fun!  What a great way to welcome Spring... I know I'm already starting to feel ready.  Check it out if you're in the Denver area. Raising dwarf dairy goats in your backyard?!  Hmm... interesting.... verrrry interesting!  :) March Events at Denver Botanical Gardens March is filled with garden preparation at Denver Botanic Gardens, with offerings and events for all ages and interests – from families, foodies and crafters to urban homesteaders and fitness buffs. Select events are featured below. Programs are subject to change; visit www.botanicgardens.org for the complete calendar. Denver Botanical Gardens ~ GARDENING NEW GARDENER BOOT CAMP Saturday, March 1, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. $80, $60 member (materials included) This comprehensive, full-day event will present a comprehensive overview of the Gardens best beginner gardening classes, including “Beginning … [Read more...]

Walk On the Wild Side with NWF’s Hike & Seek 2013

National Wildlife Federation (NWF) is pleased to announce their annual Hike & Seek™ event, a family outing that inspires a child’s sense of adventure by combining a nature hike and scavenger hunt.  What a great way to get your kids playing outside and having some fun! The event brings families together for a few hours in the great outdoors for some fresh fall air and fun and provides an opportunity to rediscover nature.  You are encouraged to sign up at www.hikeandseek.org early to register, and then show up ready to spend some family time in nature. NWF Hike & Seek in Denver Please check the NWF Hide and Seek website for additional locations and dates, but here is the info if you are able to attend in the Denver, CO area: South Platte Park in Littleton, CO Saturday, September 28, 2013 From 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Events planned for the day include: A one to two mile go-at-your-own-pace hike, with interactive “Stop & Study” nature stations Engaging learning … [Read more...]