The Friends of Robert Moses State Park will host several events as part of the “Mind, Body, Soul – Come Alive!” program during March.
Saturday, March 2 the Friends will host an introduction to cross-country skiing from 10:30 a.m. to noon. John Barron, trip leader with the Laurentian Chapter of the Adirondack Mountain Club, will lead new skiers through the basics. Equipment will be available to rent for $4. Arrive 30 minutes early to put on gear.
A trail-walking program will be held Saturday, March 9 from 1 to 2 p.m. The walking and snowshoeing club meets monthly at the Nature Center office. Snowshoes and pedometers will be available to use with no charge.
An outdoor meditation circle will be held Saturday, March 16 from 1 to 2 p.m. At the Spring Equinox the day and night are exactly equal in length. The meditation circle will help participants find polarity and solve problems, bringing themselves into balance.
Saturday, March 23 the Friends will host “Branching Out for Wildlife,” a celebration of The National Wildlife Federation’s 75th anniversary. Nature hikes through the trails will be held 10 a.m. to noon.
A spring digital photography class will be held Saturday, March 23 from 1 to 3 p.m. Charlene Dumas will teach an introduction outdoor photography at the Nature Center office, next to the green storage building. Dress for the weather and bring a camera.
Last, a spring scavenger hunt will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 30. Enjoy a new twist on collecting colored eggs and test your wildlife knowledge. Prizes will be awarded.
For more information contact the Friends at 705-5022 or firstname.lastname@example.org.