Spring Program

2024 Spring Classes for Kids and Adults


Registration for Spring classes will open soon. Here is a sneak peak of classes that will be offered.

ARCHERY
Learn the basic shooting techniques when using professional recurved bows. These are the same bows used in national shooting competitions and the Olympics. Practice calculating scores and improving from week to
week. Candy shoots and our last day shooting competition keep students engaged as they become lifelong participants of the sport. Only recurve bows will be used in this class.

Dates: 4/21, 4/28, 5/5, 5/19, 5/26, 6/2, 6/9
Time: 12:00 -2:00 pm each session
Grades: 6 & up
Instructor: Claire Pusatere

FOSSIL HUNTING
Find the remains of organisms that lived here hundreds of millions of years ago!  Learn about the prehistoric environment that these creatures lived in.  Discover how to search for fossils in an area known for its geologic richness.  Get your hands dirty identifying fossils such as trilobites, bryozoans, ancient corals, and many, many others, as we talk about their significance.

Date: Sunday, May 19, 2024 (Rain date: 5/26)
Time: 9:00am-12:00 pm
Recommended Ages: Adults 18+, Teens Grades 6+, Adults with children (recommended grade 3+)
Instructor: George Pafumi

BIRDING
Join us to find out why birders get so excited about spring birding. We hope to see birds at their spring best and hear them singing their melodious songs. We will be exploring a few different habitats on the Heldeberg property to see what we can find! Bring a snack and water We will supply binoculars, but if you own binoculars, please bring them. Depending on the weather we may be in wet and muddy situations.

Class: Sunday, May 19, 2024
Time: 9am-12pm
Ages: 8-14 yrs.
Meeting location: Meet at the Heldeberg Workshop Founders’ Building (wood building on the right near beginning of driveway).

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