Community Events

Throughout the year, Nature Kids Lafayette partners will host fun events in Lafayette! Check out the summer and fall line-up!

Evening at JAX’s ARCHARY RANGE

January 10

Join us for an evening at JAX’s Archery Range in Lafayette, CO.
Here we will learn about the basics on archery, coordination and balance for a well thorough hit at the target. Our partnering professionals will teach us all that and more. 
Ages: 8+. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Number of participants is limited. Reserve your spot today!  For questions or to register, please contact Daisy Espino at 720.217.7630 (daisy@thornenature.org).

Register Here!

Boulder Hike

February 16

Join Nature Kids of Lafayette and Latino Outdoors as we hike and find all the wonders with a scavenger hunt within the trails Boulder has to offer.

Contact Daisy @ 720.601.4964 | daisy@nullthornenature.org for more information and to register for the hike.

Partner: Latino Outdoors Colorado 

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Snowshoe with Nature Kids and Rocky Mountain Conservancy

March 16

Discover the serene beauty of RMNP in the wintertime on this four-hour snowshoe hike.  This fun and educational program will lead you through snow-covered pine, spruce, and fir trees to learn how plants and animals survive wintertime using their unique adaptations and keen survival skills.  Also, learn more about the properties of snow and how it can help the inhabitants of an area survive the long winter months. 

Partner: Rocky Mountain Conservancy 

 

 

 

Community Cycling Festival

August 12

This one-day bike-a-palooza will feature a 50-bike giveaway; opportunities to learn biking and bike repair skills; and guided biking tours to nearby natural areas! Location: Alicia Sanchez International Elementary School

Partner: Community Cycles

Register Here!

 

 

Family Restoration Project

 July 22

Improve the Coal Creek Trail – we’ll clear out non-native species, and plant native shrubs and trees to re-vegetate the area. Volunteers will be rewarded with hot lunch and a chance to cool off in the creek. Location: Coal Creek (S. Public Road Trailhead), Lafayette

Partner: Wildlands Restoration Volunteers

Register Here!

More fun events will be scheduled in Lafayette throughout the year!
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