Nature Field Day
2382 Pine Mountain Rd
Nature Field Day at Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Exploring our Connections to Nature
Thursday, September 26, 2019
Homeschool families and fall breakers, join us for a fun day of activities and demonstrations by area naturalists and environmental educators. Click the “tickets” button for half-price admission!
There’s lots to see and do all day long at Nature Field Day:
- Multi-talented musician, past Glacier National Park Artist-in-Residence, and environmental educator Deb Gerace will lead sing along nature songs.
- Meet a beautiful corn snake and learn about the importance of watershed stewardship from our friends at Cobb County Water.
- Dig into a worm bin to find out how easy it can be to keep food waste out of the landfill.
- Get involved in a citizen science project.
- Environmental Award Winning Naturalist Mark Warren will present “The Ancient Ways of the Cherokee, and How We Can Use Them Today” at 10:30AM and 1:00PM. Mark, owner of Medicine Bow Wilderness School in Dahlonega, GA has been teaching nature and survival skills of the Cherokee tribe to adults and children for more than 45 years. You won’t want to miss it!
This event is included with Garden admission. Pre-purchase your tickets and save 50% off the Garden admission price! Advance tickets are on sale now.