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Experience the lake under the summer night sky on a moonlit stroll. Explore the science and stories about our moon and the wildlife who depend on the nighttime hours to survive. 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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The prairie dogs are beloved wildlife at Standley Lake and they have learned to adapt to the often perilous prairie. Join the park naturalist and visit the largest prairie dog town on the north side of the park to observe the complex lifestyle of these intelligent rodents. ALL AGES

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A bald eagle sighting is an exhilarating experience, but spotting one did not used to be a common occurrence. Discover the fascinating history behind our nation’s symbol and why they
thrive today. 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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All ages, Free
Bring your children for a nature play date in our “Nature: Explore” space, where they can climb, dig, jump and dive into nature as they connect with their world. No screens, no plans, no slides or swings-just nature and their imaginations. Please register as space is limited.

What to Bring: Dress for the weather, including sunscreen, hats and water bottles!

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Mondays, May 13-June 24 (no class May 27)
Beginning 6:15-7:15 p.m., Continuing 5-6 p.m.
Adults, $60 for 6-weeks
Adapted from the Sun form, this Tai Chi is slow, easy flowing and centering. Join us outside in our gardens or if inclement weather, inside the Nature Center. Bring water and wear comfortable clothes. Patricia Douglas is certified through Tai Chi for Health Institute. Register in advance.

What to Bring: Wear comfortable clothes, sturdy shoes, and dress for the weather

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Saturday, May 4, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
All ages, $15 (per canvas)
Bring your tot for some parent one-on-one time together as you are guided through a nature painting both of you will treasure. Or let your little artist paint for you as an instructor leads this outdoor, step-by-step tutorial to create an acrylic-on-canvas masterpiece. No experience is necessary. Register kids online as space is limited-no need to register parents.

What to Bring: Clothes that can get dirty/paint. Dress for the weather.

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