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Roving Naturalist

Visit one of our naturalists at the Bloomington Community Farmers' Market on the first and third Saturdays of each month of the Market season. We cover a variety of topics and have information and activities for all ages. Stop by to ask a question, observe a critter, or gather information. Our Roving Naturalists are also available for private natural resource programs. For more information, contact Elizabeth Tompkins at (812) 349-3754 or tompkine@bloomington.in.gov

What Happened to Mr. Cardinal?

An ill bird. Multiple suspects. A classic "whodunit" crime. Join us for an afternoon of role playing in this environmental mystery as we attempt to discover what (or who) exactly happened to Mr. Cardinal. For ages 10 yrs. and up; children ages 14 yrs. and younger must be accompanied by a registered adult. Instructor: Autumn Brunelle

Sa 11/12 · 1-2 p.m.
$5/in-city, $6/non-city · Register by 11/7 Code 64011-A

Bryan Park-Woodlawn Shelter

Wild Tea Tasting

Winter is upon us, and we often look to hot beverages for comfort and warmth. Wild teas have been created and enjoyed for centuries, often from plants that are in our own back yards! Learn appropriate harvesting, preparation, and storage techniques for making some truly delightful and beneficial teas. Samples are provided. For all ages; children ages 14 yrs. and younger must be accompanied by a registered adult. Instructor: Josh Nickelson

Sa 11/5 · 1-2 p.m.
$4/in-city, $5/non-city · Register by 10/31 Code 64012-A

RCA Community Park