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Nature Journaling Meetup and Walk

October 28, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

- Free

Nature journaling is a powerful tool for learning about plants and animals, a mindful practice for connecting to nature, and just a great way to spend time outside. Managing Director and passionate nature journaler Eleanor Harris runs quarterly nature journaling meetups to help people develop their nature journaling skills and meet other nature journalers in the area. Whether you have been nature journaling for years or have never nature journaled before but want to try it out, this event is for you! In October, we will be focusing on grasses! Eleanor will give a brief introduction to the biology and identification of common native grasses and some tips about journaling grasses. Then we’ll spend most of the program out on the trail drawing and writing about our discoveries.

Cost: Free!

Age: Adults and children accompanied by an adult.

Bring: Please bring a journal and art supplies. Just a piece of paper and pencil will be enough. Eleanor will have a limited number of John Muir Laws’ nature journals for sale.

Weather policy: Date and time subject to change dependent on weather. Please check your email for updates on the morning of the event.

COVID-19 Information: This program will be entirely outdoors (an outside porta potty will be available). Please do not attend if you are experiencing or have experienced in the last two weeks any symptoms associated with COVID-19 (fever, cough, shortness of breath, etc.).

Registration is REQUIRED.

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We look forward to seeing you at the Clifton Institute!


October 28, 2023
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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The Clifton Institute
6712 Blantyre Road
Warrenton, VA 20187 United States
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