By Nick Jovanovich
Ducks Get Top Billing
Head to Read Wildlife Sanctuary Saturday at 10 to learn more about the ducks that winter on Manursing Lake. There are many species of ducks and diving birds that congregate in large numbers during the winter season. They eat and socialize on the protected, unfrozen lake while waiting for spring.
Dress warmly, take a walk with the experts, and learn to identify these delightful.
Wildflowers in Winter
Look for green plants hugging the cold earth at Read Sanctuary on Saturday at 1. Learn to recognize last year?s plants by their ?skeletons?.
Weather-permitting. For more information, call 967-8720.
Mindfulness Begins at Home
Wainwright is offering a meditation class specifically designed for families with children 8 and up on Sunday from 5-5:30. Mindfulness begins with learning to pause, listening deeply, and responding to each other with love and compassion. Participants will discover how to stay connected as a family in an increasingly distracted and chaotic world.
Families will also learn to develop a home meditation practice. There?s a $5 drop-in fee. For Wainwright?s full schedule of meditation and affinity groups, visit wainwright.org.