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Events Up North

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EAB Volunteer Training: Gouverneur Library

Event date and time
July 24, 2018 - 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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Nature Up North
60 Church St
Gouverneur
Gouverour, NY 13642
United States

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Emerald ash borer was confirmed in St. Lawrence County last August and is already on the way to becoming a public safety concern. Infested trees can die in 1-3 years, and are at risk of falling on homes and powerlines. Join us for a free workshop at the Gouverneur Public Library to learn how you can help slow the spread by monitoring trees near you.

EAB Volunteer Training: Canton

Event date and time
July 25, 2018 - 6:30 PM to July 25, 2018 - 8:00 PM
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Nature Up North
Remington Rec Trail, Partridge Run Golf Course
Sullivan Drive
Canton, NY 13617
United States

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info@natureupnorth.org
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Emerald ash borer was confirmed in St. Lawrence County last August and is already on the way to becoming a public safety concern. Infested trees can die in 1-3 years, and are at risk of falling on homes and powerlines. Join us for a free workshop and walk on the Remington Trail at Partridge Run in Canton to learn how you can help slow the spread by monitoring trees near you.

Evening Paddle on the Little River

Event date and time
July 26, 2018 - 6:30 PM to July 26, 2018 - 8:30 PM
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Park Street
Canton, NY 13617
United States

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Looking to get out on the water? Join us for a relaxing evening paddling on the Little River in Canton. You can bring your own canoe or kayak, or borrow one from us for free. Never paddled before? No problem! We'll be happy to provide tips for newer paddlers. Meet at the Little River Boat Launch on Park Street/Rt. 27 in Canton at 6:30pm. 

This event is part of our Summer Paddling Series. Join us on Thursdays June 28th, July 12th and July 26th for Evening Paddles, and June 30 for our Water Plant Paddle (family friendly).

Wild Edible Plants Walk on Chippewa Preserve Trail

Event date and time
July 28, 2018 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Chippewa Preserve Trail, New Road
Chippewa Bay, NY 13646
United States

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Nature is fruitful, but fruits aren't the only edible parts of wild plants. On Saturday, July 28, 2018 the Chippewa Bay Community Club and Nature Up North will sponsor a "Wild Edible Plants Walk" on the Chippewa Bay Preserve Trail in Chippewa Bay from 10 am - Noon. Learn how to find, identify and prepare local edible plants both responsibly and safely. Having a better understanding of what is edible and what isn't will enhance your connection to the local environment as well as your survival skills.

Waterfall Tour: Stone Valley

Event date and time
July 28, 2018 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Address

Riverside Drive
Colton, NY 13625
United States

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info@natureupnorth.org
Event description

Join us for a morning hike at Stone Valley! Located in Colton near Higley Flow State Park, Stone Valley is a 7 mile trail along the Racquette River. We'll hike 2-3 miles, starting at the trailhead on the east side of the river in downtown Colton and walking along the cascades and falls past the dam. The trail slopes up and down, but is of moderate difficulty with no steep inclines. Bring your friends and family! To carpool, meet at the Brewer Bookstore at 9:30 am. We'll meet at 10:00 am at the Stone Valley Trailhead. 

EAB Volunteer Training: Ogdensburg

Event date and time
July 31, 2018 - 6:30 PM to July 31, 2018 - 8:00 PM
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Nature Up North
Ogdensburg Visitor's Center, Maple City Trail
100 Riverside Ave
Ogdensburg, NY 13669
United States

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Emerald ash borer was confirmed in St. Lawrence County last August and is already on the way to becoming a public safety concern. Infested trees can die in 1-3 years, and are at risk of falling on homes and powerlines. Join us for a walk on the Maple City Trail, starting at the Ogdensburg Visitor's Center to learn how you can help monitor the spread of this invasive pest.

Campfire Jam with Barb Heller

Event date and time
August 2, 2018 - 7:30 PM to August 2, 2018 - 9:00 PM
Address

Co Rd 27
Canton, NY 13617
United States

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Nature Up North and TAUNY invite you to a night of music and fun around the fire! Bring your guitar, your friends, and family for a night of sing/play-along with NCPR's Barb Heller. We'll be playing and singing traditional campfire songs with a few requests added. No musical expertise required, just 4 or 5 basic chords will do it. Barb will guide you through the chord changes, so just come and have a good time. Not interested in playing? Just come to sing or listen! This event is free and open to the public. Come a few minutes early if you need help tuning up. S’mores will be provided!