For Adults

 

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Naturalist-Led Walks

Cost: $10 (FREE for Members)
Recommended Ages: Adult
Physical Demand: [5] See description.
Experience: Interested

Winter Tree ID
Saturday, November 14; 1-3 pm
Distinguishing features of bark, branches, and buds help to identify trees in winter. We will cover both deciduous (broadleaved) and coniferous (evergreen) trees. Challenge yourself to learn the species of trees found on our trails, and leave equipped with the skills to identify trees at any time of the year.

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Special thanks to our Business Partners for their Support of Trail Tours & Prescott Farm!

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Adult Nature Crafts

Recommended Ages: Adult
Physical Demand: [1-3] See description.
Experience: Interested

Birch Log Candle Holders
Saturday, November 7; 1-3 pm
Cost: $20 ($10 for Members)
PLEASE NOTE: This program is full; to be added to the waitlist, please proceed to the registration page. The simple elegance of birch bark adds a classic touch to winter décor. Learn how to make a birch log candle holder by watching a demonstration of the process. Personalize your candle holders with twine, ribbons, and a variety of natural materials. [2]

Nature-Inspired Wreaths
Saturday, November 21; 1-3 pm
Cost: $20 ($10 for Members)
Create an elegant natural holiday wreath to beautify your home through the entire winter. Build a base and use a variety of greenery, then decorate with berries, seeds, pine cones, nuts and other natural items to make your wreath a “one of a kind.” Feel free to bring any natural items you’d like to include. [2]

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Special thanks to Belknap Lanscape Co. for their Support of Adult Nature Crafts & Prescott Farm!


Fall Herbal Series*

Recommended Ages: Adult
Physical Demand: [1-3] See description.
Experience: Interested

Basket Making: Birch Bark 
Saturday, November 14; 9:30-12 pm
Cost: $45 ($28 for Members)
Birch bark has been used since ancient times to create shelters, transportation, pots, containers, toys, and more. We will be inspired by the beauty of birch bark and make a small to medium size funky art container using found and downed birch. Bring your sense of fun and adventure!In this COVID-19 conscious version of this popular program, explore the art of Q-tip dot painting. The hues of the changing leaves will guide your brush (Q-tip) as you paint an autumn scene. (See photo for sample Q-tip dot painting) [2]

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Special thanks to Lakes Region Rotary for their Support of Birch Bark Basket Making & Prescott Farm!

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Your creation will be unique – this is just one example!


Learn More, Live Better

Seasonal listings are below. To view a full year of programming, click the image Nature Connect 365.

To register for any program in 2020, visit our ONLINE CALENDAR.

Prescott Farm is here to help you connect with nature and the world around you, from our herbal wellness series and Farmhouse Kitchen workshops to gardening and winter snowshoe walks. A number of other hands-on experiential programs for all ages are also offered throughout the year. Let our experienced environmental educators open the doors to the outdoors for you!

 

 

* Members can take advantage of our new pricing, including FREE programming – pay only for guest lecturer or materials fees in other workshops. 

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Locate Us

Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
928 White Oaks Road
Laconia, NH 03246
(603) 366-5695
(603) 366-5720 (Fax)

info@prescottfarm.org

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