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Posts from March 2013

Howland Island Wildlife Management Area

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 8:00 PM by Bobbie Panek

We enjoyed the ride to the Montezuma Audubon Center. We joined 8 others who were also going on the nature hike. Our guide, Chris Lajewski was so friendly and welcoming. He offered loaner binoculars to anyone who needed a pair. We all used the rest room and looked around in the gift shop and in the glass terrariums at the turtles. There were two telescoping lens pointing to a Horned Owl nest in the

8th Annual Spring Poetry Reading in Auburn, NY

Thursday, March 21, 2013 8:00 PM by Bobbie Panek

Roses are Red

Shamrocks are Green

The Schweinfurth Art Center

Best poems you’ve ever seen

Wait a minute!Schweinfurth Art Center Poetry Reading Did I just say poems to see? Yes. Glenn Miley from Sherrill, NY is one of the best visual poets in the world.

Glenn is a farmer who raises poems along with crops. His poems are funny, homespun, and far reaching.

Glenn is one of many who show up for these acrobatic poetic events. Poets come from

Celebrate Earth Day in Cayuga County

Monday, March 11, 2013 8:00 PM by Bobbie Panek

On April 22nd, 2013, can you believe we will celebrate our forty-third Earth Day? Let’s see now, it’s the year 2013 so according to that calendar year we let the earth go for thousands, I mean millenniums of years and NOW we’ve decided to take good care of our sweet blue planet.

Our earth, this global home has been a bit overlooked, taken for granted, trashed, over-populated, polluted, and

Break out of your winter hibernation right here in the Finger Lakes. It may still be a bit cold and wet, but it does feel like Spring is on the way. What a great time to get out and experience history, nature and fun in Cayuga County. Witness the changes of the season outside and in! Hike to see a waterfall at Fillmore Glen in Moravia, go bird watching and see some of our eagles in Owasco, or stay

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