Physical Activity. Beautiful fall scenery. Who doesn't like an occasional hike in the great outdoors? Add an extra awareness to the experience and your outing can benefit both your mind and body. Being outdoors increases well-being, immunity, helps alleviate stress and anxiety, promotes creativity, assists with recovery from mental fatigue, helps restore attention, boosts the brain's ability to think and engages the senses. We'll be exploring the Sheldrake property over a 4 week period with guided mindful hikes and exercises. Dates…Find out more »
Nature Education on Friday morning Join us at Sheldrake to examine the seasonal changes as the weather turns colder. Your child will become a nature detective as they walk through the woods learning about how plants and animals prepare for winter. Whether hiking in the woods, rolling logs and learning about insects, bird watching or engaging in a craft project, young naturalists, ages 3 to 5 will have fun learning about nature. Young Explorers will run for 12 weeks starting…Find out more »
Magical Bird Time is back!!! No matter where you go, birds are all around you! Learn more about our feathered neighbors and what makes them so unique. This class takes place during fall migration, so we will get to see many birds back as they journey to their wintering homes down south. The class will run on Tuesdays from 3:30 - 4:30 at Sheldrake Environmental Center. The class will be 4 sessions and meet October 2, 9, 16 and 23.…Find out more »
Year round, Sheldrake Environmental Center offers monthly guided Neighborhood Nature walks; in the springtime join us for compost bin sales and workshops, along with Earth Day clean-ups; and in the fall, we have our Fall Festival and International Coastal Clean Up. Use the listing below to find the kind of events you would like to enjoy at Sheldrake Environmental Center.