Programs and Events

Weekend Wild Walks

Select Saturdays and Sundays

Explore the Cumming Nature Center landscape with naturalist Shariee Edersheim.

Yoga in the Pines

Aug. 26, Sept. 23 and Oct. 21

Take your yoga practice into the great outdoors - in the majestic pines of the Cumming Nature Center.

Forest Bathing

Sept. 9

Destress and try "forest bathing" or "Shinrin-Yoku" among the trees of Cumming Nature Center.

BioBlitz

2019

Join in an ecological race to catalog as many living things as possible.

Archaeology Weekend

Sept. 15–16

Experience real-time scientific discovery and get your hands dirty as we excavate and discover pioneer-era artifacts.

Heritage Maker Food & Craft Fair

Oct. 6

A family-friendly fall celebration of heritage food and craft with kid's forest adventures.

Monarch Butterfly Tagging Presentation & Workshop

Sept. 8

Learn about the national monarch butterfly tagging program, then head out into the field to find the monarch butterflies of Cumming Nature Center.

Blacksmithing

Dates Throughout June, July, August and September

Explore blacksmithing in small-group, hands-on sessions with instructor Jonathan Bernard.

Paddle Carving

June 30

Get ready to hit the river! In this full-day course participants will hand-carve a traditional one piece wooden paddle with traditional edge tools.

Soap Making

July 21

Make your own handmade soap with Lisa Fredrickson of Flint Creek Soap.

Food Preservation

October 27

Preserve the goodness! Explore different ways to preserve food including: dehydrating, steam juicing, vacuum sealing, freezing, canning, and fermenting.

Scouting at CNC

Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts can choose several adventures at CNC and RMSC! 


Sign up for E-news

Get breaking news delivered to your inbox.

Sign up for Teacher E-news

Get valuable teacher-specific news.