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Scavenger Hunt

4/17-4/25 every day

Stop by Wild Bear Nature Center for a very special Wild Earth Week scavenger hunt! All participants will receive a special surprise on completion of the hunt. Meet our animal ambassadors, create fun crafts, and learn more about the nature around you! Masks and physical distancing required.

Origami Wishes

4/17 & 4/18 1PM-3PM

Join us for the launch of Wild Bear’s Eco Arts Lounge, a community art space, by dropping in for our first community art project. Fold paper cranes with your wish for the earth and hang them in our windows or take them home with you!

Guided Nature Hike

*pre-registration required – visit*

4/22: 7:30PM-8:30PM

4/24 10AM-12PM

Fairy Lanterns – Make and Take

4/24 12PM-3PM

Join Leah DeCapio, local Nederland Artist, for an enchanting earth day make and take craft. Create your own candle/light holder through upcycling jars, tissue paper, and natural materials.

Speaker Series

4/25 1PM-4PM

Solarize Presentation

1:00-1:40 PM

Nederland is set to take part in Solarize, a program model that makes solar for residents and businesses easier and less expensive for a limited time. Join us to learn about the benefits of solar energy and how you can sign up to receive a discounted solar system for your home or business

EcoCycle Presentation

1:45-2:10 PM

Why recycle and compost? Climate change and Zero Waste.

Climate Reality with Eryka Thorley

2:15-2:25 PM

Eryka is the co-chair for the Sustainability Advisory Board (SAB) in Nederland. She holds a M.A. in Medical Anthropology and focused on issues around climate change and health. Eryka has been a trained Climate Reality leader since 2017.

Fire Ecology with Wild Bear

3:30-4:00 PM

Naturalists from Wild Bear will present on fire ecology and its effects on mountain communities, and how we can take action to better understand and prevent fire in our lives.

Wild Earth Week



Saturday, April 17, 2021–Sunday, April 25, 2021
10:00 am–5:00 pm


Wild Bear Nature Center

20 Lakeview Drive
Nederland, CO, 80466