Join Davidson College Environmental Studies professor, Dr. Brad Johnson, for an informative outing to review the geology and stream ecology of our area. Participants will learn why streams in the Piedmont exhibit similar shape with steep walls and entrenched channels. Why do streams exhibit this morphology and what did they look like before Euroamerican settlers
Join World of Wonder on Saturday, August 28 at 9 am for a tour of our Davidson community garden. What are your favorite vegetables? Do you know how to grow them? Want to learn about how a community garden works? Join WOW at a community garden in the heart of Davidson. Eddie Beach, coordinator of
Join World of Wonder and expert local naturalist, Rob Van Epps, on Saturday, July 24 at 8:45 am at the West Branch Nature Preserve parking lot (18232 Shearer Rd, Davidson, NC 28036) for a hike through wildlife rich habitats. We will learn about the many exciting inhabitants of this ecosystem, from slimy to feathered, as
Join DLC and Trees Davidson as we celebrate Town Day with a day of service. We will be mulching around trees and doing a general clean up of litter and debris. Bring your mask and work gloves! Pre-registration is required via Sign Up Genius.
The Davidson College Physics Department invites you to a Virtual Star Party to be held during the week of April 12, 2021 as part of the annual North Carolina Science Festival. Due to the ongoing pandemic, all components of this star party will be held virtually. Come explore the wonders of astronomy and the night
DLC and Town of Davidson have partnered to host a work day at Beaty Park. Invasive plant cuttings need to be either removed for chipping or "bird nested" to create wildlife habitat. Go HERE to sign up for this event! Face masks are required. We will supply gloves and water. Please wear long sleeves, pants,
TreesDavidson will be out at Fisher Farm on October 24, beginning at 9 a.m. for a community tree planting. To sign up for this event, please click HERE. We do ask that all volunteers sign up ahead of time, due to COVID-19 restrictions on gatherings, as well as having a limited number of supplies. Join
Please stop by the Christmas Tree Village while you are enjoying the festivities of Christmas in Davidson to vote for your favorite tree. DLC's tree was generously sponsored by Frances Dawson of RE/MAX Executive Cornelius and designed and decorated by Christine Lisiewski. Our "Bee Tree" last year won 1st place, so come on out to
Saturday, September 7; 1pm to 2:30pm, in Davidson Why do flowers help a vegetable garden? And where do particular vegetables love to grow best? Join WOW at a community garden in the heart of Davidson. Eddie Beach, coordinator of Davidson United Methodist Church’s garden (and accomplished gardener himself!), will be on hand to show
On loan from the North Carolina Botanical Garden, this exhibit will be on display at the Town of Davidson Parks and Rec Building (865 South St) from April 24-May 9. Bring a mask and your curiosity to learn all about the importance of pollinators. This exhibit is appropriate for ALL AGES.