Nature Journaling Hike: A Stroll through the Forest

Starting date:

Always call # confirm
Event# 256-782-5697

Event Details

Want to keep track of the plants and flowers you see on your hikes? Here's a fun way to start or expand a personal nature journal. Artist Sarah Landrum will discuss how to preserve visual impressions through drawings and close observation. Pitt Harding, of JSU's English Department, will share samples from the writings of William Bartram, Thoreau, and other observers of nature. Dr. Mijitaba Hamissou, of JSU's Biology Department, will be identifying spring wildflowers on this easy going hike at the base of Dugger Mountain Wilderness. No drawing or writing experience necessary. Bring a sketchbook or journal and drawing materials such as pencils, colored pencils, or small watercolor boxes. Also bring drinking water and snacks or lunch. Pre- registration is required. CEUs available upon request.
Date: Saturday, April 8, 2006
Where: Pink E. Burns Trail Head (Rabbittown, AL)
Time: 10:00 am " 2:00 pm
Fee: $20/adult; $10/student

Nature Journaling Hike: A Stroll through the Forest

Address : Pink E Burns Trail Head (Rabbittown, AL.) Jacksonville AL
Phone : 256-782-5697   (Always call and confirm events.)

Admission Fee : Admission charged


Attractions and Upcoming Events

Old Henry Farm Restaurant & Meeting Center

Constructed in 1910 as dairy complex. Abandoned barn structures were transformed into state-of-the-art restaurant & meeting center in 2000

Jacksonville, AL Historic Farmhouses

Dr. Francis' Medical Museum

Considered one of finest examples of mid-19th-century professional offices in Alabama. Greek Revival doctor's office and apothecary shop filled with authentic medical and pharmaceutical tools of 1800

Jacksonville, AL Museums

The Gallant Pelham Statue

The statue is located in the Jacksonville City Cemetary. John Pelham, born in nearby Alexandria, was an artillery expert who fought with J.E.B. Stuart and Stonewall Jackson. General Robert E. Lee referred to him as "the gallant Pelham." He was killed at age 24 at the Batlle of Kelly'

Jacksonville, AL Arts

Stoneybrook Golf Course

Course Access: Semi-Private
Holes: 18
Reserve Advance Tee Times:

Jacksonville, AL Golf Courses

Things to do near Jacksonville, AL