18 Wednesday / March 18, 2020

Discovery Time

10:00 am to 10:30 am
WonderLab Museum
https://www.wonderlab.org/event/discovery-time-human-body-2020-03-18/

Special Wild Animal Spring Break Topic: The similarities and differences in humans and animals

Discovery Time is for children age 3-6 years. Programs are developed for specific ages but older siblings and caregivers are always welcome!

Ticketed but free with museum admission.

Children / Education

18 Wednesday / March 18, 2020

Take Control Invasive Plant Workshops

01:00 pm to 04:00 pm
Sycamore Land Trust, 4898 E Heritage Woods Rd, Bloomington, IN 47401, USA
http://www.sicim.info/

MC-IRIS is offering a series of Take Control Invasive Plant Workshops as one of the deliverables for the RESTORE (Research, Education & Stewardship TO Restore our Environment) Grant awarded to MC-IRIS & the Bloomington Urban Woodland Project through Indiana University’s Prepared for Environmental Change Project. Upcoming 2020 public workshops will be held on March 18th, 21st, & 23rd as well as a workshop dedicated to landscape professionals on February 28th. For more info visit mc-iris.org or @MonroeCountyIRIS on Facebook.

Education / Outdoors / Volunteering

18 Wednesday / March 18, 2020

Take Control: Invasive Plant Workshop

01:00 pm to 04:00 pm
Cedar Crest (Sycamore's office)
https://www.facebook.com/events/1332926643557682/

If you know the basics but want to go deeper on identifying and controlling invasive plants, this class is for you. Monroe County Identify Invasive Species (MC-IRIS) expert Ellen Jacquart will teach you to identify many of the invasive plants in our county and how to use deer-resistant native plants in landscaping. After the talk there will be a one-hour hands-on workshop on methods to control invasive plants. Attendees should wear long pants, long-sleeved shirts, and sturdy closed shoes. Space is limited; registrations will be accepted until full.

RSVPs are required: sycamorelandtrust.org/hike-rsvp

Sycamore Land Trust events are free for members! For non-members, the suggested donation is $5 per person or $10 per family. Not yet a member? You can join today with a donation of just $40 or more, and help us protect and restore nature forever: sycamorelandtrust.org/donate

Education / Outdoors

18 Wednesday / March 18, 2020

Science Sprouts

04:15 pm to 04:45 pm
WonderLab Museum
https://www.wonderlab.org/event/science-sprouts-human-body-2020-03-18/

Wild Animal Spring Break Special Topic: The similarities and differences in humans and animals

Science Sprouts is for children age 0-3 years. Programs are developed for specific ages but older siblings and caregivers are always welcome!

Ticketed but free with museum admission.

Children / Education

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