April 25, 2015 (Saturday), 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Music at Session Woods
All are welcome to attend a live music event sponsored by the
Friends of Sessions Woods. There will be original songs, both acoustic and
electric, by local residents and performers Con Doty and Life Station. A $5
donation is requested. Coffee and tea will be available.
April 26, 2014 (Sunday), 12:30 p.m.
& Owls Program
The 2015 Friends of Sessions Woods (FOSW) Annual Meeting will
feature “Hawks and Owls” presented by Audubon Sharon and include live animals.
The event begins with a dessert extravaganza potluck at 12:30 p.m. At 1:00
p.m., the FOSW will conduct a brief, 10-minute business meeting before the
featured presentation. All are welcomed and the program is free!
May 9, 2015 (Saturday), 1:30 p.m.
Come join us for a fun and interactive bird
program for children under age 13 and their caregivers presented by Natural
Resource Educator Laura Rogers-Castro. Children will learn about birds they see
in their backyards; what they eat; and the materials used in nest construction.
Meet in the exhibit area of the Education Center.
May 23, 2015 (Saturday), 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Sessions Woods Conservation Education Center will be open with a full day of
scheduled, fun activities for all ages. There will be guided walks and hikes in
the morning and a special art activity led by local artist Judy Bird in the
afternoon, beginning at 1:00 p.m. There also will be an archery lesson from
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Master Wildlife Conservationists will staff
wildlife-related activities, including a track-making craft. Best of all, it is
June 6, 2015 (Saturday), 9:00 a.m. & 1:30
Trails Day Hikes
1993, the first Saturday of every June has been designated “National Trails
Day,” inspiring the public to celebrate America’s trail system. Sessions Woods
will host two hikes designed for participants to learn about the unique
habitats at this wildlife management area. The first hike is a 5.5 mile
excursion that begins at 9:00 a.m. and is led by Jan Gatzuras and Jeff O’Donnell.
The second hike, beginning at 1:30 p.m., is 3 miles roundtrip and led by Karen
Geitz and Wildlife Biologist Pete Picone. Meet the hike leaders in front of the
Education Center. Bring water, a snack, and wear proper walking shoes.