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Discovering Art in Nature Presents Creating Sundials

October 30 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

$70

A collaboration between Adamah Clay Studios and Bethel Horizons Nature Center.

Participants will spend the day exploring the Old Valley Trail while learning about the sun dial, the earliest time telling device. Topics include Sundial history, design, and positioning, along with some insights into Earth-Sun geometry. The afternoon will be spent constructing garden Sundials of your own, with tips on how to use them and where to place them.

SCHEDULE OF THE DAY

  • Participants will gather at the Nature Center between 8:30 to 9am
  • Nature Hike begins at 9;30 am through the Old Valley Trail, and concludes by 11:30 am back at the Nature Center
  • Lunch: at the AVRC (from 12 until 1 pm)
  • Sundial construction begins 1 pm at the Adamah Clay Studio, and concludes by 4 pm

LUNCH AND MATERIALS PROVIDED!!

Adult                                $70
Young Adult (under 18)    $55

Nature Hikes are led by James Marlow (BS Natural Sciences and Biology) Jennifer Mally, Adamah Art Studios Director, instructs the studio lesson portion of the workshop. Lunches are cooked fresh and served by Food Service and Hospitality Director Micky Greene.

For more information about the event or inquiries call Jennifer at (608) 574-8100 or email jennifer@bethelhorizons.org

Details

Date:
October 30
Time:
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Cost:
$70
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Website:
http://www.bethelhorizons.org/events/169/discovering-art-in-nature-presents-creating-sundia/

Organizers

Bethel Horizons
Adamah Clay Studios

Venue

Bethel Horizons Camp & Retreat Center
4651 County Road ZZ
Dodgeville, WI 53533 United States
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Website:
http://www.bethelhorizons.org/index.html