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2020 Events and Outings 

Except for summer youth camp sessions, these 2020 events and outings have been cancelled due to restrictions per COVID-19 virus.
 
Nature Camp’s Adult Session (at Vesuvius) has been rescheduled for August 14-18, 2020. (See naturecamp.net

RAPPAHANNOCK NATURE CAMP 2020 EVENTS AND OUTINGS 

* Sunday March 1 4:00pm Perennial Campers Orientation Rappahannock County Library “Dragonflies and Damselflies: Life in Water and Air” Overview of planned PC events 

* Sunday March 29 5:00pm Walk at Dusk Eldon Farm Amphibians, owls and courting woodcocks at dusk 

* Friday April 10 Landmark Forest James Madison’s Montpelier, Orange County History of land use in Montpelier’s “old-growth” forest Wildflowers and other spring things Lunch at Visitor Center cafe 

Saturday April 25 8:00am to 2:00pm Rapp NC Booth Waterpenny Farm Plant Sale Pollen and Nectar Plants, Shiitake Mushroom Logs If you like, bring plants and seeds to swap. Also this day: Sperryfest events, Dark Sky viewing at Rappahannock County Park, Square Dance at Sperryville Fire Hall with Caroline Barnes and Mudlarks 

* Sunday April 26 Look for morels! Location secret Plus other fungi and many spring things 

* Saturday May 2 Virginia Native Trees White House Farm, Page County All kinds of Swallows Nesting Birding in Meadows along Shenandoah River 

June 4 – June 8 Nature Camp Adult Session Vesuvius, Virginia Lyt will teach two classes relevant to this year’s theme, “The Language of Nature.” This is not a Rapp Nature Camp event. For info, please visit naturecamp.net. 

June 15 – June 26 Session 1 Summer Day Camp (ages 8 to 12) Singing Creek 

June 29 – July 10 Session 2 Summer Day Camp (ages 12 to 16) Singing Creek 

* Saturday July 18 Butterfly Gardens Singing Creek 

Nectar and Pollen Plants, Plant and Seed Swap, Amphibian Pond Bring your lunch! 

* Sunday September 6 Sky Gazing Red Oak Mountain Hawk Watch Moon and Sun view through telescope 

* NOTE: These are outings tentatively scheduled for adults and their guests, our “Perennial Campers.” 

Registered Perennial Campers will receive notice of each event on Monday prior to the event. For more info, see Perennial Camper Registration Form.

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