Wildwood Outdoor Classroom
Summer Lecture Series 2017


Join us in this marvelous twilight natural setting for these family-friendly multi-media presentations by local naturalists.   

WHERE: Outdoor Classroom Wildwood Park,  Radford, VA

WHEN: 7:30 pm, Thursdays, June 8 and 22, July 6 and 20, August 3 and 17.


SPONSORS: Pathways for Radford, Radford Recreation Department, Radford University

For more information contact one of the Lecture Series Coordinators: Matt Close (mclose2@radford.edu) or Karen Powers (kpowers4@radford.edu).

In the event of rain: The lecture will be moved to the Radford Recreation Center on George Street and an announcement will be posted on https://sites.google.com/a/rcps.org/summer-lecture-series// by 6 pm.

Next Lecture

June 22 Playing in Puddles: Meet the Aquatic Inhabitants of Connelly’s Run
Karen Powers: Radford University, Biology Department

We will examine the biodiversity & stream quality of Connelly’s Run, which runs through the park. After learning about the “how” and “why” of stream surveys, aquatic critters (“bioindicators”) collected earlier in the day from the stream will be available for hands-on sorting and easy-ID by participants willing to learn a little and get their hands wet!


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