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March 2017
$50

POETRY IN THE PARK

March 3 @ 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
Zion National Park Lodge Auditorium,

This exciting program, now in its EIGHTH year, is made possible by a partnership between Utah State Poetry Society, Zion Natural History Association, and Zion Canyon Field Institute. It is partially funded by grants from the Utah State Division of Arts and Museums, and the National Endowment for the Arts. Join us for a daylong workshop "Metaphors Everywhere" taught by Colorado Western Slope Poet Laureate, Rosemerry Wahtola - Trommer. SCHEDULE FRIDAY-March 3, 2017 8:45-9:00 am Finalize Registration, Mix and Mingle 9:00-10:45 am Workshop…

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November 2017
$45

THURSDAY TREK

November 2 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Zion Human History Museum,

Join a field institute naturalist for an introduction to the geology, flora, fauna, and cultural history of Zion. Foray into the park with a naturalist to learn about how animals and plants survive in Zion. Learn how  the canyon was formed and the geologic activity still at work today. Interpretive hikes are the naturalist's choice with each program a unique outdoor learning adventure. Limited to 11 participants. FEE: $45 MINIMUM ENROLLMENT: 2 by Tues, Oct 31 @ 12 noon or…

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$60

ZION GEOLOGY

November 4 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Zion Human History Museum,

Look into the past of Zion, where rivers meet oceans, volcanoes erupt ash onto forests where dinosaurs live, and where deserts rival the Sahara. Short hikes will lead to an understanding of the geologic foundation of Zion. We'll focus on exploring the continual cutting and shaping of the canyon. A look at landslides and rock falls that still occur in the park will give a sense of the ever-changing landscape. Don't miss this opportunity to gain an in-depth appreciation of…

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$65

PRINTMAKING WORKSHOP

November 4 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Canyon Community Center, Springdale, 126 Lion Blvd
Springdale,

Learn relief (linoleum or wood) printmaking in an inspiring setting! This workshop will offer an introduction to the wonderful tools and techniques of the age-old art of block printing through example and hands-on learning. Participants will work together with artist Amanda Palmer to create their own images inspired by Zion National Park scenery, flora and fauna. Through active participation and guidance from an experienced artist/printmaker students will learn basic relief printing concepts and techniques to nudge them on their way…

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$65

BEAVER DAM MOUNTAINS GEOLOGY

November 11 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
BLM Office; St. George, UT 345 E. Riverside Dr.,

The class will traverse the Beaver Dam Mountains, a tilted block of the earth’s crust at the western edge of the Colorado Plateau, in a zone of tortured rock variously called “the transition zone” between the Colorado Plateau structural province and the Basin and Range structural province.  The route will follow the Apex Mine road over Bulldog Pass, a graded dirt road with a few rough spots and mudholes if it has rained.  In passing westward through the range we…

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December 2017
$45

THURSDAY TREK

December 7 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Zion Human History Museum,

Field Institute treks are a great way to explore and learn about Zion. Join a Field Institute naturalist for an introduction to the geology, flora, fauna and cultural history of Zion. Foray into the park with a naturalist to learn about how animals and plants survive in Zion.  Learn about how Zion Canyon was formed and the geological activity still taking place in the park. Bring your camera for photo opportunities. Interpretive hikes are the naturalist’s choice with each program…

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