Don't forget to Celebrate Fall at Helmer!
Published on Sep 29, 2020 17:01

Find an excuse to get outside in the crisp fall air!  Helmer Nature Center is celebrating the season THIS weekend with a special program each day.  Please join us!!

Please note that we are offering one program for each day, but there are THREE different times for you to choose from for the Saturday and Sunday programs.  We are keeping the groups SUPER small;  registering 12 people for each program time.  Pre-registration is REQUIRED.    Contact Andrea Monahan (HelmerNatureCenter@gmail.com) or call Helmer Nature Center at 585-336-3035 for more information or to register.

Family Crepuscular Crawl
Families can kick off the Fall Celebration with a walk through the woods with a naturalist at dusk.  Find out what our animal friends do after dinner!

DATE:  Friday, 10/2/2020
TIME:  6:00 PM
LOCATION:  Helmer Nature Center
PROGRAM FEE:  $5



Just-Past-Full Moon Walk
Explore our trails under the light of a full moon with one of our Naturalist Educators. Adults and students 16+.
 
DATE: Friday, 10/2/2020
TIME:  8:00 PM
LOCATION:  Helmer Nature Center
PROGRAM FEE:  $5



Pumpkins and Other Signs of Fall
Come to the Nature Center to carve your pumpkin.  We provide the pumpkin, tools and templates and then take care of the mess!  After you are done, go on a guided walk with one of our educators to discover signs of fall.  
This program is offered throughout the day.  Specify a time when registering.

DATE:  Saturday, 10/3/2020
TIME:  11:00 AM, 12:30 PM OR 2:00 PM
LOCATION:  Helmer Nature Center
PROGRAM FEE:  $10 per child with ONE adult chaperone



Fall Celebration Adventure Map
Kids come to the Nature Center for a Fall Adventure!  Start your adventure by decorating your own canvas adventure sack and then grabbing a special map to guide you through the trails.   Along the way, complete all the fun nature activities posted on signs and receive a bagful of fall prizes! 
This program is offered throughout the day.  Specify a time when registering. 

DATE:  Sunday, 10/4/2020 
TIME:  12:00 PM, 1:00 PM OR 2:00 PM 
LOCATION:  Helmer Nature Center 
PROGRAM FEE:  $10 per child, with ONE adult chaperone