How Does Our Garden Grow? Free Nature Outing!

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 our […]

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Celebrate International Mud Day!

Hosted by World of Wonder and Woodland Discovery, this FUN and MESSY event will keep you COOL this weekend! Saturday, June 29; 9am to 11am Free! All Ages! No registration required! At Woodland Discovery 8755 Poplar Tent Road (Concord; next to Davidson) www.woodlanddiscovery.org   “Join others around the globe in a day of splashing, rolling, […]

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Backyard Book Series

Nature Reading: DLC’s Backyard Book Series

Davidson Lands Conservancy has published its Backyard Book series, which includes: Backyard Birds Backyard Butterflies Backyard Insects These flip-books feature beautiful photography and lots of useful knowledge about the creatures you see everyday in your own backyard and the natural spaces around town. Purchase each book of the Backyard Book Series for $10 from DLC […]

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The Health Benefits of Time in Nature

For many people, nature is superfluous. They spend much of their lives in the climate-controlled comfort of their homes, surrounded by computers and other electronic machines, only rarely venturing out into wilderness. Even people who live in suburbs often live this way, with little direct exposure to the natural world. And, as it turns out, […]

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