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July 2017

Tidepool Treasures – A Nature Program at Woodlawn

Free
July 12 2017, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park, 19 Black House Drive
Ellsworth, ME 04605 United States

As the tide ebbs, living treasures are revealed, ever so briefly, before the flood tide conceals them again in their watery realm.

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August 2017

Red Fox and Coyotes, Maine’s Wild Dogs – A Nature Program at Woodlawn

Free
August 30 2017, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park, 19 Black House Drive
Ellsworth, ME 04605 United States

Discover how different these two common canines are from each other and what traits they share.

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September 2017

River Otters, Playful Weasels? – A Nature Program at Woodlawn

Free
September 13 2017, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park, 19 Black House Drive
Ellsworth, ME 04605 United States

Swimming in the sea, lakes and rivers, or sliding on the snow, otters are a delight to watch! Discover secrets of their family life, what's on otters' menu and why their lives look like just an otter day in paradise. Woodlawn’s nature programs, led by naturalist Lynn Havsall, are a fun learning experience open for all ages. Children under 12 to be accompanied by an adult. Nature programs are free and open to the public. Donations are appreciated.  Visit our donation…

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October 2017

Cloud Watching – A Nature Program at Woodlawn (Canceled)

Free
October 18 2017, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park, 19 Black House Drive
Ellsworth, ME 04605 United States

We have to cancel tonight's program as the presenter is unable to make it. Remember those carefree childhood days of lying in the sun watching clouds drift by? Recapture that feeling with arm-chair cloud gazing while learning cloud types and their associated weather as we decide just what that cloud looks like....an elephant playing a tuba? Woodlawn’s nature programs, led by naturalist Lynn Havsall, are a fun learning experience open for all ages. Children under 12 to be accompanied by…

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May 2018

Clever Corvids: A Nature Program at Woodlawn

Free
May 23 2018, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park, 19 Black House Drive
Ellsworth, ME 04605 United States

Crows and ravens are common Maine residents with uncommon smarts and interesting behaviors. Discover the differences between them and the habits that they share. From courtship to play, these corvids do amazing things. Come learn about them in a slide talk you’ll be raven about!

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June 2018

The Magic of Fireflies: A Nature Program at Woodlawn

Free
June 20 2018, 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park, 19 Black House Drive
Ellsworth, ME 04605 United States
Fireflies

Enjoy some midsummer night's magic being enlightened by and about fireflies.

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July 2018

Ospreys-Magnificent Fish Hawks: A Nature Program at Woodlawn

Free
July 25 2018, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park, 19 Black House Drive
Ellsworth, ME 04605 United States

Learn about the magnificent osprey with naturalist Lynn Havsall.

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August 2018

Beautiful Beetles of Maine: A Nature Program at Woodlawn

Free
August 29 2018, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

From exotic bombardier and jewel beetles to familiar ladybugs and fireflies, Maine is home to bevies of beautiful beetles! Come discover the amazing diversity and adaptations of these gorgeous insects living right in your own yard and garden.

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September 2018

Cloud Watching: A Nature Program at Woodlawn

Free
September 12 2018, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Remember those carefree childhood days of lying in the sun watching clouds drift by? Recapture that feeling with arm-chair cloud gazing while learning cloud types and what weather they herald.

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July 2020

(WORKSHOP FULL) Nature Photography and Your DSLR Camera

$42.00 – $45.00
July 18, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park, 19 Black House Drive
Ellsworth, ME 04605 United States

Gerry Monteux is a Nikon professional nature photographer who will be teaching this 3-hour workshop to include a lecture and practical experience on the grounds of Woodlawn. The class includes a 30 minute classroom-like discussion on camera settings and the exposure triangle technique, which will help you quickly become a better outdoor shooter. You will then put your learning to practical experience on the grounds of Woodlawn. While you may not get to see any wild animals, Gerry will guide…

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