Upcoming Events at Beaver Ponds
15th - Mountains, Gold, and Glaciers with Professor Robert Anderson from CU, 7pm, Free
Professor Anderson will talk about the geologic history of gold deposits found in the South Park area due to glaciation. Many parts of South Park mountain area were under glaciers. Come and find out about the link between the glaciers and the gold still being discovered today. Professor Anderson
is a Professor in the Department of Geological Sciences and INSTAAR (Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research) at CU - Boulder.
19th - Medicinal Plant Workshop, 1-4pm, Cost is $25
Please join Beaver Ponds staff for a fun afternoon learning how to harvest and process local medicinal herbs. You'll learn:
¨ to identify a variety of native alpine plants and herbs right in your backyard!
¨ to harness their medicinal properties and ethical harvesting.
¨ how these plants were used in Native American culture, as well as some fun facts related to field survival skills.
¨ the process of being your own at-home herbalist from identification of herbs to making your own tinctures and balms from these herbs.
Make and take home several healing balms ~ great for your home or as a gift. This workshop will sell out, so please sign up early ~
10th - Free Public Day, Open to visitors between the hours of 11am - 3pm.
11th - Full Moon X-Country Ski/Snowshoe, Time TBD
11th - Free Public Day, Open to visitors between the hours of 11am - 3pm.
22nd - Celebrate Earth Day at Beaver Ponds, programs to be announced closer to event.
27th- Open House, enjoy a visit and special FREE programs!
24th - Free Public Day, Open to visitors between the hours of 11am - 3pm.
22nd - Free Public Day, Open to visitors between the hours of 11am - 3pm.
12th- Save the Date for Beaver Ponds First Annual Fundraising Event, Details coming soon!