continued Discover Hawks
At 1:30 p.m. Thursday, March 29, Beaver Lake Nature Center will offer an in-depth look into the world of hawks. A naturalist will give tips for identifying different types of hawks and discuss the fascinating behavior of these predators. The presentation is part of the nature center's Field Guide Series. $5, registration required.
At 10 a.m. Thursday, March 29, Beaver Lake Nature Center welcomes the coming of spring with a natural egg-dying workshop. A naturalist will introduce creative egg-dying methods and natural dyes, made from berries, spices and herbs. Participants need to bring one dozen hard-boiled eggs. $10, registration required.
Beaver Lake amateur photography contest
The Friends of Beaver Lake are sponsoring an amateur photo contest to capture the beauty and diversity of Beaver Lake Nature Center. Photograph entries must be taken at Beaver Lake Nature Center and must be submitted by July 31. Entries will be judged for cash prizes in the following age categories: 11 and under, 12 to 17 years and 18 and over. $5 per entry.
Beaver Lake Nature Center is an Onondaga County Park located at 8477 East Mud Lake Road, four miles west of Baldwinsville off Route 370.