Baldwinsville Wreathmaking workshops
Beaver Lake Nature Center will offer wreathmaking workshops at 6 p.m. Nov. 27 and 28 and at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24. Participants will fashion their own wreath from a simple household coat hanger and evergreen boughs. The final product will be a treasure to take home or an impressive handmade gift. $15; registration required.
Weekend walks in November
Beaver Lake Nature Center invites visitors to join a naturalist for a free guided Weekend Walk at 2 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday in November. Each weekend features a different topic: Nov. 24 and 25 features wildlife preparing for winter.
Preschool-age children, accompanied by an adult, are invited to gather at Beaver Lake Nature Center for the popular Trail Tales program at 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29. A naturalist reads two stories to the children and then leads the group on a hike themed to match the stories. FREE.
Identify animal tracks
At 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, Beaver Lake Nature Center offers an in-depth look into the art and science of identifying animal tracks in the snow. During this program, a part of Beaver Lake Nature Center's Field Guide Series, participants will join a naturalist out on the trail to learn more about observing the footprints of wild animals that remain in the area during the winter. $5; registration required.
Holiday pancake breakfast
Everyone is invited to ring in the holiday season with a tasty breakfast of pancakes and sausage at Beaver Lake Nature Center in Baldwinsville. The Friends of Beaver Lake Nature Center are hosting Holiday Pancake Breakfasts from 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays, Dec. 1 and 8. The cost is $2.50, $3.50 or $4.50 depending on appetite. There will also be a holiday bake sale and a visit from Santa on both days.
Holiday Kissing Ball