The Trailside
March 2014



Public Programs: Keep up to date with the Lee & Rose Warner Nature Center's public programs by checking out our events calendar. Warner is open to the public several times a month for exciting naturalist lead events ranging from open houses to art projects to bird watching and storytelling. There's something for everyone at Warner. Learn More



The Lee and Rose Warner Nature Center is located 30 miles northeast of St. Paul, Minnesota near historic Marine on St. Croix. The oldest private nature center in Minnesota, Warner features over 600 acres of undeveloped woodland, marsh, lake, bog and grasslands. Learn More
It may not feel like it outside, but spring is here! We've got an incredible line up of programs to offer this season. Check these out and give us a call at (651) 433-2427 ext. 10 to register. We look forward to having you back out in the woods.

girlFamily Program: Nature Detectives
Saturday, March 29
10-11:30 a.m.
Registration deadline: March 27
Put your detective skills to use as we explore many of the different signs animals leave behind. We will go on a tracking adventure and examine pelts, tracks, teeth, and bones from a variety of animals to determine what has been visiting our trails. $15 per family (families can be comprised of up to 2 adults and 6 children – designed for children ages 3 to 9).

Woodcocks and Wine
Friday, April 11
7-9 p.m.
Registration deadline: April 9
Enjoy a glass of wine while learning about the fascinating mating ritual of the American woodcock. We will then go for a short hike to our prairie to quietly and patiently wait for the chance to see the infamous timberdoodle twirl. $7 Friends of Warner / Science Museum members; $8 nonmembers (Ages 21+)

Timberdoodle Twirl
Tuesday, April 22
7-9 p.m.
Registration deadline: April 21
Celebrate Earth Day! Experience the spectacular springtime sky dance of the timberdoodle (also known as the American woodcock). One of Warner's naturalists will take you on a search for these normally elusive birds. $7 Friends of Warner / Science Museum members; $8 nonmembers (Ages 8+)

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Lee & Rose Warner Nature Center • 15375 Norell Ave N. • Marine on St. Croix, MN 55047 • (651) 433-2427
Visit us online at www.warnernaturecenter.org