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Bobcat Ridge Natural Area,meet in the parking lot
Become a Junior Naturalist! Explore, learn, and grow your stewardship skills. Parents/guardians must be present at all times. Siblings are welcome but the activities will be geared towards the stated age group. Experience a day in the life of pioneer children. Bring your lunch to enjoy in the pioneer cabin. Please bring water, closed-toe shoes, and sun/wind protection. This program will include a 3.5 mile round-trip hike to the cabin and back on a flat gravel trail. Free, reqistration required at fcgov.com/register.

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Red Fox Meadows Natural Area, meet at the kiosk off of Longworth Dr.
Bring your little ones (age 1-3) to discover flowers, bugs, tracks and more in this slow-paced exploratory walk. Bring water, snacks, clothes that can get wet and dirty and sun protection. Parents/guardians must be present at all times. Free, registration required at fcgov.com/register

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Sunday, December 29, 2019 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
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Christmas bird counts have been happening for over a century.Join local bird watchers of Westminster and record the birds in our area on this winter bird walk! ALL AGES

A variety of programs are offered throughout the year. Registration required online. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please visit the city website or contact the Standley Lake Park Naturalist, Lexie Martinez, for more\] information at 303-658-2796 or lbmartin@cityofwestminster.us

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Saturday, December 21, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Welcome winter by exploring the trails of Standley Lake on the shortest day of the year. Discover the traditions and lore behind the celebration of the passage into winter. ALL AGES

A variety of programs are offered throughout the year. Registration required online. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please visit the city website or contact the Standley Lake Park Naturalist, Lexie Martinez, for more\] information at 303-658-2796 or lbmartin@cityofwestminster.us

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Friday, December 13, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Join the Denver Astronomical Society and gaze at the night sky through high-power telescopes. Gain a new perspective of our place in the galaxy as you view planets, stars and constellations lightyears away! ALL AGES

A variety of programs are offered throughout the year. Registration required online. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please visit the city website or contact the Standley Lake Park Naturalist, Lexie Martinez, for more\] information at 303-658-2796 or lbmartin@cityofwestminster.us

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Monday, October 7, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Fluff, fat, and fur! How do different animals survive the cold months? In this touch-and-tell walk, we will explore how some
animals prepare for and survive the winter season. AGES: 4-7

A variety of programs are offered throughout the year. Registration required online. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please visit the city website or contact the Standley Lake Park Naturalist, Lexie Martinez, for more\] information at 303-658-2796 or lbmartin@cityofwestminster.us

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Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
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Slither on over to discover the importance of our scaly friend, the snake! In this program, participants will get to meet Betty the bullsnake to get an up-close look at what makes her so special. AGES: 5-9

A variety of programs are offered throughout the year. Registration required online. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please visit the city website or contact the Standley Lake Park Naturalist, Lexie Martinez, for more\] information at 303-658-2796 or lbmartin@cityofwestminster.us

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Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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The Front Range is rich with prehistoric sites, and you don’t have to travel far to see evidence of the dinosaurs that once roamed this land. Uncover the history beneath our feet on this nature walk throughout the park. Fees help Standley Lake maintain the paleo dig site. ALL AGES

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Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:30am
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Fly into this program to discover the winter residents of the park and the adaptations they have to help them survive the frigid temperatures. Don’t forget your binoculars! ALL AGES

A variety of programs are offered throughout the year. Registration required online. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please visit the city website or contact the Standley Lake Park Naturalist, Lexie Martinez, for more\] information at 303-658-2796 or lbmartin@cityofwestminster.us

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Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Nature is a continuous inspiration for artists of all ages. Plant the seed of creativity in this program designed for children to discover the shapes, patterns and colors of the world around us. Fees fund art supplies. AGES: 4-9

A variety of programs are offered throughout the year. Registration required online. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please visit the city website or contact the Standley Lake Park Naturalist, Lexie Martinez, for more\] information at 303-658-2796 or lbmartin@cityofwestminster.us

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