2021 Events

 

October 30, 2-4 p.m., Judith Duff Pottery Studio Open House Judith Duff was a beloved neighbor and renowned potter who passed away in 2021. Mingle with fellow Friends and discover Judith’s unique interpretation of Japanese pottery.
September 9, 3:00pm. Meet at The Barn Leave it Better Cleanup and fun at DuPont State Forest.
Thursday, July 29, 4 p.m. at The Barn John Rucker and his Amazing Turtle- Tracking Spaniels Turtles are bellwethers, increases and declines in their population mirror the health of our ecosystem. Discover what one man and his dogs are doing to protect them. Meredith Brooks will describe efforts underway in Sherwood Forest.
August 21, 7:00pm at The Barn Space, how do we know what we know about it? Professor Mike Castelaz, Associate Professor of Physics at Brevard College, will explain the process for exploring the universe in search of life.
August 14, 7:00pm at The Barn Summer Series.  Collecting Meteorites from Antarctica: Exploring Space on a Shoestring since 1977 Join Linda Welzenbach-Fries,
science communications specialist in the Department of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences at Rice University,  will recount her adventures in Antarctica.
August 13, pre-dawn, 5 a.m., Arrowhead dam Perseid meteor shower Meteor watch party at with Marc & Linda.
August 13, 7:00pm at The Barn Summer Series.  Meteorites, messengers from space Dr. Marc Fries, a planetary scientist within the Astromaterials Research and Exploration Science (ARES) Division at NASA’s Johnson Space Center, will tell us what information meteorites hold.
August 7, 7:00pm at The Barn Summer Series.  Mary Draper Ingles: A Story of Courage Join us as Caroline McIntyre brings to life the harrowing tale of one woman’s escape from Indian slavery.
July 8, 3:00pm meet at The Barn Leave It Better Cleanup and fun at DuPont State Forest.
June 3 , 3:00pm meet at The Barn Leave It Better Cleanup and fun at DuPont State Forest.
May 14, 4 p.m. at The Barn Blue Ghost Bubble v. 2.5 COVID-friendly drive by. Enjoy live music and pick up a goody bag with a recipe for a B.G. cocktail, watching tips, and more.
April 24,  10 a.m. at The Barn Earth Day Nature hikes: sign up for Photography, Spring Wildflowers, or Kids Stroll
April 24,  3 p.m. at Studio 276 Storytelling and garden planting Eric Young will entertain then kids will plant a flower garden.
April 2- May 16 Get Up Get Out Challenge Run, ride, slither, swim or crawl to benefit the Sherwood Forest Friends (SFF) Scholarship Fund.  Anyone can get up and get out, wherever they are, because SFF Hike n’ Bike is virtual!  Sign up on RunSignUp.com (search for Sherwood Forest Friends Get Up and Get Out Challenge).
April 8 , 3:00pm meet at The Barn Leave It Better Cleanup and fun at DuPont State Forest.