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Mon 16 Sep
Knee-High Naturalists Program at Humphrey Nature Center
Monday, September 16, 2019 10:30 AM
Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth
(585) 493-3680

The Knee-High Naturalists program is designed to allow children ages 3 – 6 (must be accompanied by an adult) to explore the natural world. Themes change with each program, and activities may include storybook reading, crafts, or a short nature walk. Registration appreciated by calling (585) 493-3680

Tue 17 Sep
Lunch Near Wetlands & Wilds
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 11:00 AM
Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth
(585) 493-3680

Join Douglas Bassett to different spots each week near the HNC as unique wetlands, fens, boggy swamps, springs, seeps, streams and old growth trees are pointed out and enjoyed up close as we learn about the hidden life of wetlands & trees in relatively undisturbed ecosystems. Bring a lunch. (2-3 hours)

Thu 19 Sep
Smokey Hollow Loop
Thursday, September 19, 2019 10:00 AM
Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth
(585) 493-3680

General nature hikes utilizing trails, but also traveling cross country to gain vantage to scenic vistas of the river valley. (Bring a lunch).

Meet at Highbanks Camper Contact Station across from the Perry Entrance.

Thu 19 Sep
Home Ecologist at Humphrey Nature Center
Thursday, September 19, 2019 01:30 PM
Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth
(585) 493-3680

Home Ecologist is a program geared towards home school families with children ages 6 – 12; ages 12+ on the 12th. Each month will focus on a different theme, with two programs per month. September will focus on butterflies. Programs are free of charge, and pre-registration is not required but appreciated. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the entire program.

Sat 21 Sep
Native American & Pioneer Heritage Day
Saturday, September 21, 2019 10:00 AM
Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth
(585) 493-3680

Watch Native American Dancers perform traditional dances and learn about their cultural significance. The day's events will include craft demonstrations, as well as a variety of demonstrations related to Native American and pioneer life. Small Game Target Atlatl Competition. The Atlatl (spear-throwing) activities are also on Friday and Sunday [contact Douglas Bassett, (585) 493-3625, for more information].

Sun 22 Sep
Nature Walks: Jemison Trail
Sunday, September 22, 2019 01:00 PM
Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth
(585) 493-3680

General nature walks highlighted by what is met along the way.

Meet at Council Grounds parking lot (2 hours, 1 mile).

Mon 23 Sep
Knee-High Naturalists Program at Humphrey Nature Center
Monday, September 23, 2019 10:30 AM
Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth
(585) 493-3680

The Knee-High Naturalists program is designed to allow children ages 3 – 6 (must be accompanied by an adult) to explore the natural world. Themes change with each program, and activities may include storybook reading, crafts, or a short nature walk. Registration appreciated by calling (585) 493-3680

Wed 25 Sep
Lunch Near Wetlands & Wilds
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 11:00 AM
Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth
(585) 493-3680

Join Douglas Bassett to different spots each week near the HNC as unique wetlands, fens, boggy swamps, springs, seeps, streams and old growth trees are pointed out and enjoyed up close as we learn about the hidden life of wetlands & trees in relatively undisturbed ecosystems. Bring a lunch. (2-3 hours)

Wed 25 Sep
Mushroom walk
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 03:00 PM
Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth
(585) 493-3680

A mushroom walk on Wednesday, September 25 will highlight more autumn fungi.

Meet at High Bridge parking lot.

Thu 26 Sep
National CCC Legacy Annual Gathering
Thursday, September 26, 2019 until Saturday, September 28, 2019
Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth
(585) 493-3680

September 26-28 staged from the Country Inn & Suites in Mt. Morris with various speakers and tours about Letchworth State Park. Contact (585) 493-3637 for more information.

Thu 26 Sep
Fiddler's Elbow Loop
Thursday, September 26, 2019 10:00 AM
Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth
(585) 493-3680

General nature hikes utilizing trails, but also traveling cross country to gain vantage to scenic vistas of the river valley. (Bring a lunch)

Meet at overlook 2 miles south of the Perry Entrance Gate.

Sat 28 Sep
Mushroom Foray
Saturday, September 28, 2019 10:00 AM
Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth
(585) 493-3680

Annual fall gathering of the Rochester Area Mycological Society- public invited. Meet at Parade Ground Shelter.
Sat 28 Sep
September Nature walks
Saturday, September 28, 2019 01:00 PM
Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth
(585) 493-3680

General nature walks around the grounds of the Humphrey Nature Center.