Summer Weekly Programs
Sundays - OVF's Green Screening
Feature-length films under the stars. Bring a blanket or beach chair for your viewing comfort. (This program is cancelled in the drizzle/rain.)
Evenings at the Fred Benson Town Beach - see schedule in the BI Times for times and feature.
Mondays - Wild & Native (Wildflower of the week stroll)
Every week of the summer, the island is adorned with different wildflowers, native plants, pollinators and other beneficial insects. This walk will highlight and introduce you to the week's beauties and help build a unique wildflower checklist. 11am
Tuesday - Bird Banding & Naturalist On Site
A bird banding demonstration for all ages – everything you ever wanted to know about birds and more. Come with lots of questions and a sense of wonder. 8 a.m
(This program is cancelled in the drizzle/rain.)
Wednesday - Art & Nature: Sketching, Journaling & Seeing
A program for all ages. Practice observing details of the natural world. Basic art materials & natural history models will be supplied. You bring the imagination and relaxed expectations. 10 a.m.
Thursday - Stepping Stones
A participatory program building a stepping stone path to the Pavilion...step-by-step. Each stone will be decorated with found objects.
Fridays - Andy's Way Bird Walk
Meet at Andy's Way parking area off Corn Neck Rd. All skill levels welcome. Bring binoculars, if you have them, and be prepared to get your feet wet!
June: 27th - 1 p.m.
July: 4th - 8 a.m., 11th - 11 a.m, 18th - 8 a.m., 25th - 11 a.m.
August: 1st - 5 p.m., 8th - 11 a.m., 15th - 5 p.m., 22nd - 11 a.m., 29th - 4 p.m
Saturday - Geocaching & Coastal Scavenger Hunt
A beach treasure-seeking program. Meet at the Mosquito Beach boardwalk, Corn Neck Rd. OFV & BI Maritime Institute program.
June: 28th - 2 p.m
July: 5th - 8 a.m., 12th - 2 p.m., 19th - 8 a.m., 26th - 2 p.m., 26th - 2 p.m.
August: 2nd - 8 a.m, 9th - 2 p.m., 16th - 8 a.m., 23rd - 2 p.m., 30th - 8 a.m
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