Insect Hunt Lithia Park
Do you or someone that you know like to chase insects or has a budding interest? Join the Nature Shop on Sunday May 19th from 2 pm – 4 pm on a bug hunt through Lithia Park. We will be catching, identifying and having fun! This activity … Read More

Spring is here, and it’s morel season once again! Morel mushrooms are not only delicious, but an essential part of our local forest ecosystem. Join Bashira Muhamad of Zoom Out Mycology for an informative day out in the woods to learn about mushrooms, and search for prized morel mushrooms. We … Read More

Mother’s Day Lithia Park Foraging 
Are you looking for a fun and nature centric activity for Mother’s Day? On Saturday May 11th from 3 pm – 5 pm Elva, the Nature Shops Naturalist will lead you and your mother on a foraging hike through Lithia Park. You will learn how to … Read More

Spring is here, and it’s morel season once again! Morel mushrooms are not only delicious, but an essential part of our local forest ecosystem. Join Bashira Muhamad of Zoom Out Mycology for an informative day out in the woods to learn about mushrooms, and search for prized morel mushrooms. We … Read More

Author, historian, backcountry adventurer William Sullivan has just done a complete update the hiking guide book for Central Oregon – huge changes because of fires and an upcoming permit system. He is also doing new printing of “100 Hikes in Southern Oregon” next month that includes the Jack-Ash Trail and … Read More

 

The Rabbits Are Coming to the Northwest Nature Shop, 154 Oak Street, Ashland on Saturday, April 13th from 11 to 3 pm.  Jackson County 4-H Clubs will exhibit a variety of rabbits to hold!  The 4-H members gladly share their knowledge of raising and caring for rabbits.  Come, bring the … Read More

Fairy House Workshop Sunday April 7th 2-3:30 pm at Northwest Nature Shop
According to legend, fairies possess the power to bring health, happiness and spiritual blessings to the chosen few whose gardens they inhabit. One of the best ways to attract a fairy to your garden is by providing them with … Read More

Looking for containerized native plants to support pollinators, add diversity to your property, or use in your water-wise garden?

Become a land steward at your own home! Native plants are a great way to enhance your yard and encourage pollinator habitat. We’re teaming up with Vesper Meadow and the Rogue Native … Read More

Spring is the perfect time to build a birdhouse. Birds are a valuable resource for gardeners, birdwatchers and farmers, aiding in insect control and pollination of plant varieties. The Northwest Nature Shop will offer a build your own birdhouse class on Saturday March 30, th at 11 am.   Lee Web, … Read More

Bee Friendly! and learn about current efforts to protect and restore pollinator populations in southern Oregon. In this “quick talk” format, we’ll hear two 25 minute talks from local pollinator aficionados. Travis Owen, will share incredible local pollinator photographs and interesting information about native pollinators. Kristina LeFever will discuss community … Read More