OREGON RIDGE NATURE CENTER COUNCIL

ORNC Council Speaker Series

  • Tuesday, March 19, 2024; 7-8:30 PM : "Wildlife Rehabilitation: What we do, why we do it and how you can help us succeed” by Kathleen Woods, Founder and Director, Phoenix Wildlife Center, Inc.  (Oregon Ridge Nature Center Auditorium)
    Online registration required – https://oregonridgenaturecenter.wildapricot.org/event-5510955
    Adults  - $10 per person (FREE for ORNCC Members)

  • Sunday, April 14, 2024; 1:30-3 PM : “Building Forest Resiliency at Catoctin Mountain Park” by Lindsey Donaldson, Catoctin Mountain Park, Chief of Resource Management. (Oregon Ridge Nature Center Auditorium)
    Online registration required – https://oregonridgenaturecenter.wildapricot.org/event-5510954
    Adults  - $10 per person (FREE for ORNCC Members)

Nature Book Club

  • Monday, January 22, 7 - 8 p.m.: Heaven's Breath: A Natural History of the Wind – Lyall Watson
  • Monday, March 4, 7 - 8 p.m.: A World on the Wing: The Global Odyssey of Migratory Birds – Scott Weidensaul
  • Monday, April 22, 7 - 8 p.m.: Nature's Best Hope: A New Approach to Conservation That Starts in Your Yard – Douglas Tallamy
  • Monday, June 3; 7-8 PM: Origins: How Earth’s History Shaped Human History - Lewis Dartnell
  • Monday, July 15: 7-8 PM:  Dogs: Their Fossil Relatives and Evolutionary History - Xiaoming Wang and Richard Tedford
  • Monday, August 26; 7-8 PM:  Sounds Wild and Broken: Sonic Marvels, Evolution’s Creativity and the Crisis of Sensory Extinction - David George Haskell
  • Monday, October 7; 7-8 PM:  Bitch: On the Female of the Species - Lucy Cooke

Don’t forget to register well in advance… www.OregonRidgeNatureCenter.WildApricot.org