Images From Carolina Thread Trail Dedication

The Carolina Thread Trail celebrated its five-year anniversary, and the completion of its 100th mile of trail, at the West Branch Greenway in Davidson on November 17th.  Attendees enjoyed a cool fall morning, and two hikes following an unveiling of a monument marking this milestone. Ann Browning, project director of the Thread Trail, spoke to […]

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Where do spiders hide and more!

Here’s the video of our first visit to find spiders.  “Where do spiders hide?” You really should look at this great post from our friends at Hilton Pond.  So much to learn about spiders. “Where do Spiders Hide?”  led by Dr. David Grant.  Our next spider outing:  September  24, 10:30am to 12:15pm, in the Davidson […]

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WOW outing! Where do Spiders hide?

New WOW Outing!  “Where do Spiders Hide?”  led by Dr. David Grant.  We have this scheduled for two Saturdays:  September 10 and 24, 10:30am to 12:15pm, in the Davidson area. Find out about spiders and other small crawly critters that live in the woodlands.  Dr. Grant is a professor emeritus of biology at Davidson College, a consultant with Discovery Place, […]

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A Guest Post from Rob Cannon

Dr. Grant and his students examine life in the creek  World of Wonder (WOW) is a free nature discovery program for families.  WOW and its 2 sponsoring organizations– Davidson Lands Conservancy and Woodland Discovery– recently hosted a Saturday morning program about a fascinating natural feature– the good old creek. I signed my 10 and 8 […]

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