Sept. 24-30 is Take a Child Outside Week.
The 11th annual Run for Green half-marathon, 10K and 5K held in Davidson on September 17th was an unqualified success. Mother Nature blessed us with excellent weather, and over 750 runners took to the streets and greenways of Davidson. With support from our presenting sponsor MSC Industrial Supply of Davidson, as well as Ingersoll-Rand, Omega […]
Explore the Autumn Night Skies
Friday, October 21; 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Fisher Farm Park, 21215 Shearer Road, Davidson
The August night sky offers a treat. The Perseid Meteor Shower will be most visible Aug. 11 and 12.
Summer after a rain is a good time to look for fungi or mushrooms.
Spiders, beetles, snails, cicadas, ants, slugs, millipedes — we discovered them all, and then some. Kids and adults were fascinated as Corey Sperling showed us each critter’s unique features, explaining how they lived and adapted to the forest. One especially memorable moment was watching a little boy who had gathered a daddy long-legs in his […]
OK, I’m a native Southerner, and we call these creatures lightning bugs. Nothing more fun on a hot summer evening than running around with your friends and catching a jar full of lightning bugs. Of course, you punch holes in the lid of the jar, and then you let them all go before you go […]
All birds have bills but they can be quite different.
On Saturday June 4 WOW welcomed a group of families to a hike in the West Branch Nature Preserve.