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January 2020

Forest Fridays: Exploring the Floodplain

January 3, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
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Winter is a great time to enjoy the view of the Kentucky River Palisades. Join us as we descend 300' from the uplands of Floracliff along the old road to the Kentucky River floodplain. We'll walk through river bottoms where farmers once grew corn, tobacco, and hemp, visit a large pawpaw patch, and see the old house that was built after another washed away in the flood of 1937.

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February 2020

Forest Fridays: February

February 7, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$10
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Join us for a hike along the Floracliff uplands and down to the junction of Evan's Branch and Elk Lick Creek. Depending on the water level, we may cross the creek for a longer hike. Along the way we'll keep an eye out for birds and learn a bit of natural history.

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Creative Reflections at the Trail’s End Lodge

February 9, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$10

Enjoy two hours at the charming Trail's End Lodge and adjacent grounds to write, create, or meditate. This program offers the opportunity to slow down, connect to nature, and disconnect from electronic devices. We'll provide hot tea and a warm fire. At the end of the program, participants will have a chance to share as much or as little as they want.

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Winter Tree I.D.

February 22, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$15
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Trees reveal distinctive clues to their identities in every season. Join arborist and naturalist, Nathan Skinner, to learn how to identify trees in winter by observing bark, buds, and leaf scars.

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March 2020

Forest Fridays: March

March 6, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$10
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The earliest of spring wildflowers may be peeping out from under the leaves for this late winter hike. Join us as we explore a few of Vicki's favorite trails and celebrate the signs of the season.

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Signs of Spring Long Hike

March 7, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$15

This hike will feature the Kentucky River, Elk Lick Falls, Elk Lick Creek, and trees dating to the 1600s. We may even see some early spring wildflowers such as hepatica, purple cress, and snow trillium.

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Magic Hour Hike to Elk Lick Falls

March 19, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$10

End your day with a quiet and relaxing “magic hour” hike at Floracliff. Starting two hours before sunset, this hike will feature Elk Lick Falls and the oldest documented chinkapin oak in Kentucky.

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Wildflower Hike

March 27, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$10

This wildflower hike will cover natural history, folklore, pollinator relationships, and other information about some of our early spring ephemerals.

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Wildflower Hike

March 31, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$10
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Learn to identify some of our earliest spring ephemeral wildflowers. Along the way we will discuss natural history, pollinator relationships, and more.

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April 2020

Forest Fridays: April

April 3, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$10

Floracliff Trail Stewards work throughout the year maintaining over 6 miles of trails. Join us for this hike exploring some of our less often used trails.

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Wildflower Hike with Laura Baird

April 4, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$10

This wildflower hike will cover natural history, folklore, pollinator relationships, and other information about some of our early spring ephemerals.

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Wildflower Hike with Joyce Bender

April 7, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$10
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Celebrate spring's beauty and explore some of the connections between spring wildflowers, their habitats, and us.

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Wildflower Hike

April 10, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$10

This wildflower hike will cover natural history, folklore, pollinator relationships, and other information about some of our spring ephemerals.

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Wildflower Hike at Trail’s End

April 11, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$10

Learn to identify some of our spring ephemeral wildflowers. Along the way we will discuss natural history, pollinator relationships, and more.

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Wildflower Hike

April 14, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$10

This wildflower hike will cover natural history, folklore, pollinator relationships, and other information about some of our spring ephemerals.

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Magic Hour Hike to the Kentucky River

April 16, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$10

End your day with a quiet and relaxing “magic hour” hike at Floracliff. We will hike down to the Kentucky River, taking in the early evening sunlight shining through the trees and reflecting off the palisade cliffs.

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Wildflower Hike with Heidi Braunreiter

April 17, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States

This wildflower hike will cover natural history, folklore, pollinator relationships, and other information about some of our spring ephemerals.

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Creative Reflections at Elk Lick Falls

April 17, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$10

Enjoy a full hour immersed in the sights and sounds of Elk Lick Falls to write, create, or meditate. This program offers the opportunity to slow down, connect to nature, and disconnect from electronic devices.

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Wildflower Long Hike -10am

April 18, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$20

Experience Floracliff in full bloom! Join us for a rare opportunity to view the abundance of spring ephemeral wildflowers on display throughout the sanctuary.

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Wildflower Long Hike – 11:30am

April 18, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, - Meeting location will be emailed to all attendees - KY United States
$20

Experience Floracliff in full bloom! Join us for a rare opportunity to view the abundance of spring ephemeral wildflowers on display throughout the sanctuary.

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