[channel13workers] For Immediate Release: November in the Glen

  • From: "Motyka Davidson" <mdavidson@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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  • Date: Mon, 17 Oct 2005 14:28:25 -0400

November in the Glen
Ongoing through November 19: Leonard Williams Art Exhibit
At the Glen Helen Building Atrium, 405 Corry St. Williams is best known
for his vibrant watercolor scenes, He concentrates on the realistic
depiction of wildlife and rural vignettes. As one enthusiastic art
collector says, "Leonard Williams paints pictures that people want to live
in." His paintings and sculptures have been recognized in numerous jurried
art shows.

Wednesday, November 2, 7-8:30PM: Volunteer Information Hike:
Meet at the Glen Helen Building, 405 Corry St. Does The Glen inspire you? 
Do you have 2-3 hours a week (or month) to give back to it?  If so, please
come to this evening stroll through its changing woods and crisp autumn
air.  You will learn about ways to become a part of an important community
of volunteers that help keep The Glen such a great place.  A short,
informational meeting will take place at the Glen Building at 8:00 PM
after the hike.  If you are unable to attend, but interested in learning
about volunteer opportunities, please call Cindy Steffen at 769-1907. 
Ages 18-108 welcome! 

Every Wednesday through December at 1:00PM: Nature Story Hour (except
11/23/05) At the Trailside Museum next to 405 Corry St. Preschoolers can
discover nature through stories about the natural world. Parents are
invited to stay and enjoy the stories with their children. Programs last
about an hour and might include a short hike on nice weather days. Nature
Story Hour takes place from October through February. Donations welcome!
Please call (937) 767-7798 for details.

Saturday, November 12 and 26: 11:00AM: Reptile Feeding
Come to the Glen Helen Trailside Museum, next to 405 Corry St. to learn
about snakes and turtles, as we feed our resident reptiles. Great for kids
of all ages! Donations welcome!

Wednesday, November 16 (and the fourth Wednesday of every month except
November), 7:00PM: Lecture Series. Lecture series events take place at the
Glen Helen Building (405 Corry St.).?What Happens When and Where: A
Comparable Phonology of Glen Helen. Guest speaker Bill Felker gives an
overview of the annual cycles of Glen Helen flora and fauna, comparing
events here with similar events in other parts of the country, and showing
how landmarks of the Glen Helen year can be used to track the progress of
seasons here and elsewhere. Call (937) 769-1902 for more information.

Saturday, November 19 from 9:00AM to 5:00PM and Sunday, November 20 from
11:00AM to 5:00PM: Annual Nature Arts and Crafts Show
The Glen Helen Association?s 24th Annual Nature Arts and Crafts Show takes
place in the Glen Helen Building located at 405 Corry Street in Yellow
Springs. The show features nature- themed artwork for sale including blown
glass sculptures, unique clothing, watercolor paintings, photographs,
natural and organic bath and body products, one-of-a-kind jewelry, and
artistic and functional pottery.  In addition, Harper Art Studios is back
this year with their unique silk-screened and lithographed prints,
ornaments, note cards and more.  There will be a silent auction both days
of the show and baked goods will be available.  Your $2 admission goes to
support Glen Helen Preserve and the many educational programs associated
with the Glen Helen Ecology Institute.  The public is invited to attend
and enjoy this very special arts and crafts show.  

After shopping at the Nature Arts and Crafts show on Saturday and Sunday,
be sure to stop in the Nature Shop located inside the Glen Helen Building.
 All customers will receive a 10% discount during this period.  

Sunday, November 20, 11:00AM: Nature Arts and Crafts Medallion Hike
Meet at the Glen Helen Building. Medallion Hikes are generally between 3
and 5 miles. Participants should be in good hiking condition.

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