All posts tagged "Severson Dells Notes"
Severson Dells Notes: Severson Dells Scamper set for July 24
From Severson Dells Nature Center The Severson Dells Nature Center offers runners and nature lovers a morning of fun, fitness and education in nature July 24 when it holds the fourth Severson Dells Scamper. The event is...
- Posted July 14, 2010
Severson Dells Notes: ‘Pack the Preserve!’ June 23-26 at Severson Dells
From Severson Dells Nature Center “Pack the Preserve!” Wednesday-Saturday, June 23-26, and celebrate Fannie B. Severson’s 369-acre donation to the Winnebago County Forest Preserve District in 1975 (35 years ago) of what is now Severson Dells Forest...
- Posted June 16, 2010
Severson Dells Notes: ‘Critter Day’ May 8, ‘Flights of Fancy’ May 15
From Severson Dells Nature Center “Critter Day: The Birds and the Bees” will be from 9 to 11 a.m., Saturday, May 8, at Severson Dells Nature Center. The event is free, thanks to the sponsorship in the...
- Posted May 5, 2010
Severson Dells Notes: ‘Spring Awakening Gathering’ set for March 20
From Severson Dells Nature Center Severson Dells Nature Center will host a “Spring Awakening Gathering” starting at 2 p.m., Saturday, March 20. The event will be at the “Pec Barn” within the Pecatonica River Forest Preserve; entrance...
- Posted March 17, 2010
Severson Dells Notes: Winter Bird Hike, Sweetheart of Chili Feast among February events
From Severson Dells Nature Center Severson Dells Nature Center, 8786 Montague Road, Rockford, presents the following slate of events in February. υ Winter Bird Hike—Saturday, Feb. 6, 8-10:30 a.m., at Severson Dells Nature Center: Join volunteer naturalist...
- Posted February 3, 2010
Severson Dells Notes: Hands-on nature education at Severson Dells
Editor’s note: The following was adapted from an annual breakfast speech. By Don Miller Education Director, Severson Dells Nature Center Severson Dells Nature Center is a community of people who promote the mission of “linking people to...
- Posted November 4, 2009
Severson Dells Notes: Oct. 10 work day and Oct. 15 butterfly, moth presentation
From press release Severson Dells/ Pheasants Forever Work Day Saturday, Oct. 10, 9:30 a.m. Severson Dells is partnering with three local Pheasants Forever chapters, for a restoration work day. The work day will start at 9:30 a.m.,...
- Posted October 7, 2009
Severson Dells Notes: Author Scott R. Sanders returns to Severson Dells Sept. 18
By Don Miller Education Director, Severson Dells Nature Center Scott R. Sanders is presenting at Severson Dells Nature Center from 7 to 8 p.m., Friday, Sept. 18. He will read and discuss the thoughts and words from...
- Posted September 16, 2009
Severson Dells Notes: A new section in my own life story: Canoeing the Boundary Waters
By Don Miller Education Director, Severson Dells Nature Center I consider myself an avid canoeist, and have paddled numerous rivers in the Midwest and some out West. But never the Boundary Waters of Minnesota. Constantly, I’d run...
- Posted September 2, 2009
Severson Dells Notes: Our farmhouse
Our farmhouse is a two-story wood frame structure built around the turn of the 20th century. I know this from the dates on old newspapers found placed between the walls for insulation. Many farm homes like this...
- Posted July 23, 2009