Join Jenni Larchar as she leads young children and their grownups in songs, stories, and a hike on the trails at Rogers Center every Wednesday.
Program takes place rain, shine, or snow, so come dressed for the weather.
Bring a snack or a picnic lunch to enjoy after the hike with new friends.
Make ‘n Take Snake
Saturday, February 18 from 1 pm to 3 pm
Participants will be given materials and instruction to create their very own one-of-a-kind articulated snake. Snakes will be made from wood harvested right here in Chenango County.
Not-Yet-Members – $12
Pre-registration required by noon on February 17.
Participants must be at least 8 years old.
The oldest form of skiing, cross-country was developed to aid travel over snow. While some still rely on skis for transportation, today’s sport is mostly for recreation and exercise. Using natural body movements, cross-country skiing is easy to learn. Although the same material will be covered, participants are welcome to register for both sessions. Equipment rental is included in the program fee.
Pre-registration is required by noon on Friday February 24.
Member – $12
Not-Yet-Member – $15
Saturday, April 1 at 11:30 am
Cryptozoology is known as the study of hidden or unknown animals. Some cryptids can be later identified, but others can be difficult to discern due to insufficient evidence. Some of the more well-known cryptids are Nessie, Bigfoot, and the Chupacabra. Syracuse Area Paranormal is a regional organization that studies, investigates, and scrutinizes evidence of cryptid life forms. Join Friends of Rogers for an informative presentation about this unique organization – and perhaps uncover your own passion for cryptozoology!
Not-Yet-Members – $3
Pre-registration required by noon on March 31.
Syracuse Area Paranormal is a is a regional organization that studies, investigates, and scrutinizes evidence of paranormal activity including cryptid life forms.
Paleontological Fossil Dig
Saturday, June 10 at 9 am
Visit sites to uncover wonderful treasures buried beneath your feet. Bring a lunch/snack, drink and sunscreen. Tools provided for up to 15 participants (sample bags, hammers, safety goggles, field guide). Program lasts about four hours.
Pre-registration is required by noon on Friday June 9.
Members – $6
Not-Yet-Members – $9
Beaver Creek Paddle
Saturday, June 24 from 9 am to 1 pm
Participants under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Participants under 14 must be experienced to ride in a kayak.
Pre-registration is required by noon on Friday June 23.
Registration fee is priced per boat:
With your own boat:
$15 members/ $20 not-yet-member
Kayak: $25 members/$30 not-yet-member
Canoe: $30 members/ $35 not-yet-member
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