Calendar

Aug
27
Sat
Student Scholarship and Fellowship Ceremony and Reception @ SFWS Building Conference Room
Aug 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Aug
31
Wed
Fall Ice Breaker @ Mary Olive Thomas Demonstration Forest
Aug 31 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Fall IceBreaker - Group Shot2SFWS students, faculty and staff are invited to attend the annual Fall Ice Breaker to be held on Wednesday, August 31 at 5:00 p.m. at the Mary Olive Thomas Demonstration Forest. Its a great opportunity for students to get to know each other and their professors; while enjoying a barbecue and lawn games at the pavilion. Aubie will be joining the festivities as well!

A shuttle from the SFWS will begin at 4:30 p.m. Directions: Take Duncan Drive to Samford Avenue, turn right and follow Samford Avenue to Moore’s Mill Road. Take a right at Moore’s Mill Road and follow one quarter mile past the intersection of Ogletree and Moore’s Mill. The MOTDF will be located on your left.

Sep
2
Fri
AUsome Amphibians & Reptiles @ Louise Kreher Preserve & Nature Center
Sep 2 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Join the Kreher Preserve & Nature Center staff for a one-hour presentation on the AUsome amphibians and reptiles found in our state and beyond. Children and adults will enjoy this entertaining hands-on program with live animals. Admission is $5/person. Children 3 and under are free. Pre-registration is not required. Proceeds benefit the nature center. Sponsored by Auburn Opelika Tourism Bureau.

Sep
8
Thu
Nature Walk: Honey Bees @ Louise Kreher Preserve & Nature Center
Sep 8 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

This month learn all about these fascinating insects and taste some local honey from our own hives. We will learn all about pollination and the waggle dance while out on our hike to see our bees.

Join our guides for a peaceful morning walk as you take in the many sights and sounds of the preserve.  Nature Walks offer excellent opportunities to socialize and learn, while enjoying fresh air and exercise in our beautiful outdoors. Walks are for adults only and offered the second Thursday of each month from 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. This event is located at the Louise Kreher Preserve & Nature Center. No pre-registration is required. Canceled in the event of rain. Hikes are free to the public. Donations are welcomed. If you have any questions or concerns, contact Jennifer Lolley at preserve@auburn.edu.

Sep
13
Tue
Discovery Hike: Honey Bees @ Louise Kreher Preserve & Nature Center
Sep 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Come join us!

This month learn all about these fascinating insects and taste some local honey- from our own hives. We will learn all about pollination and the waggle dance while out on our hike to see our bees.

Explore the preserve and learn something new each month about plants, wildlife and nature with a trained naturalist who will offer your family fun opportunities for hands-on learning, exploration, and exercise! Discovery Hikes are offered the second Tuesday of each month from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. For families with children ages 5 to 12. Each month features a new seasonal theme. Groups meet at the pavilion. Guided tours are free. Donations are welcomed. Cancelled in the event of rain. Hikes are not offered in June. July and August hike is offered at 9:00 a.m.

Sep
23
Fri
AUsome Amphibians & Reptiles @ Louise Kreher Preserve & Nature Center
Sep 23 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Join the Kreher Preserve & Nature Center staff for a one-hour presentation on the AUsome amphibians and reptiles found in our state and beyond. Children and adults will enjoy this entertaining hands-on program with live animals.

Admission is $5/person. Children 3 and under are free. Pre-registration is not required. Proceeds benefit the nature center. Sponsored by Auburn Opelika Tourism Bureau

Oct
1
Sat
Homecoming Tailgate @ SFWS Ken Van Cleave Pavilion
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

 

DSC_0107

Join us! Alumni, students, faculty and staff are invited to the School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences annual Homecoming Tailgate to be held Saturday, October 1, 2016, at the Ken Van Cleave Pavilion located behind the SFWS building. Festivities will begin three hours prior to kickoff.

Oct
8
Sat
Fall Family Fun Day @ Louise Kreher Preserve & Nature Center
Oct 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Bring your family to the preserve for the Fall Family Fun Day!  This will be an exciting day to celebrate the fall season harvest with music, scarecrow decorating contest, pumpkin painting, face painting, and storytelling. Kreher Preserve & Nature Ctr Staff naturalists will also lead discovery hikes where your family will learn fun facts about the plants and wildlife that live here!

Admission is free. Food trucks will be available to purchase lunch and refreshments. Family portraits are $10 for a 5×7 print. Family Fun Day is presented in partnership with the City of Auburn and sponsored by the Auburn Opelika Tourism Bureau.

Oct
11
Tue
Nature Walk: Fall Foliage @ Louise Kreher Preserve & Nature Center
Oct 11 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Come and learn all about seasonal changes and the signs of fall!

Join our guides for a peaceful morning walk as you take in the many sights and sounds of the preserve. Nature Walks offer excellent opportunities to socialize and learn, while enjoying fresh air and exercise in our beautiful outdoors. Walks are for adults only and offered the second Thursday of each month from 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. No pre-registration is required. Canceled in the event of rain. Hikes are free to the public. Donations are welcomed.

Oct
13
Thu
Discovery Hike: Fall Foliage @ Louise Kreher Preserve & Nature Center
Oct 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Come and learn all about seasonal changes and the signs of fall!

Explore the preserve and learn something new each month about plants, wildlife and nature with a trained naturalist who will offer your family fun opportunities for hands-on learning, exploration, and exercise! Discovery Hikes are offered the second Tuesday of each month from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. For families with children ages 5 to 12. Each month features a new seasonal theme. Groups meet at the pavilion. Guided tours are free. Donations are welcomed. Cancelled in the event of rain. Hikes are not offered in June. July and August hike is offered at 9:00 a.m.

602 Duncan Drive | Auburn, Alabama 36849 | 334-844-4000 |
| Privacy | Copyright ©