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April Events at El Paso County’s Fountain Creek Nature Center

All programs require pre-registration. Please call the nature center or check website for current status. CONTACT: Jessica Miller, Nature Center Supervisor, 719-520-6745, jessicamiller@elpasoco.com ONLINE REGISTRATION available at https://communityservices.elpasoco.com/nature-centers/ Fountain Creek Nature Center, 320 Pepper Grass Lane, Fountain, CO 80817 719-520-6745; www.elpasocountynaturecenters.com Nature Adventures: Eggsploring Eggs Thursday, April 7 and Friday, April 8, 10:00 a.m.…

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7th Pikes Peak Birding and Nature Festival

February 24, 2021 – The 7th Pikes Peak Birding and Nature Festival promises to be a special event! Join public, private and non-profits for an ecotourism birding and nature festival that promotes conservation and education to explore the natural and agricultural heritage resources of the Pikes Peak Region. Spring migration along Colorado’s Front Range is often…

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March Events Announced at Fountain Creek Nature Center

February 8, 2022 – Fountain Creek Nature Center presents their February event schedule. All programs require pre-registration. In light of Covid19, programs are subject to cancellation. Please call nature center or check website for current status. Nature Adventures: Duck, Duck, Goose Thursday, March 3 and Friday, March 4, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Children ages 3-6,…

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March Events Announced at Bear Creek Nature Center

February 7, 2022 – Bear Creek Nature Center presents their March event schedule. All programs require pre-registration. In light of Covid19, programs are subject to cancellation. Please call nature center or check website for current status. Little Wonders: Snouts & Sniffers Wed, Mar 30 10:00 – 11:15 a.m. & 1:00 – 2:15 p.m. $3 per…

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February Events at Fountain Creek Nature Center

January 26, 2022 – Fountain Creek Nature Center presents their February event schedule. All programs require pre-registration. In light of Covid19, programs are subject to cancellation. Please call nature center or check website for current status. Nature Adventures: Winter Water Wonders Thursday, February 3 and Friday, February 4, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Children ages…

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El Paso County Implements Trail Access Program

January 25, 2022 – El Paso County Community Services Department announced the implementation of a Trail Access Program at the Board of County Commissioners Meeting held on January 25, 2022. As part of the new program, the county will be acquiring two (2) off-road mobility vehicles with the generous support from The Independence Center. …

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February Events at Bear Creek Nature Center

January 11, 2022 – Bear Creek Nature Center releases January event schedule. All programs require pre-registration. In light of Covid19, programs are subject to cancellation. Please call nature center or check website for current status. Nature’s Classroom: Winter Adaptations Wednesday, February 2, 1:00-3:00 p.m. With more families schooling from home this year than ever before, this…

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El Paso County Recreation Services Events Announced for January – February

January 6, 2022 – El Paso county Recreation Services announces events for January and February, 2022. Please register online: www.elpasocountynaturecenters.com. For more information, contact Theresa Odello, El Paso County Recreation and Cultural Services Manager: 719.520.6981 | TheresaOdello@elpasoco.com First Aid, CPR, AED Classes Tuesday, January 25, 6:00 to 7:45 p.m., Fountain Creek Nature Center This…

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January Events at Bear Creek Nature Center

January 5, 2022 – Bear Creek Nature Center releases January event schedule. All programs require pre-registration. In light of Covid19, programs are subject to cancellation. Please call nature center or check website for current status. Nature’s Classroom: Winter Adaptations Wednesday, January 5, 1:00-3:00 p.m. With more families schooling from home this year than ever…