Natural History Museum of Utah Photo Contest
The Natural History Museum of Utah is sponsoring a photo contest, Nature All Around Us to highlight nature within our cities. They are inviting photographers to submit up to three entries each to be judged. All entries will be featured in an exhibit celebrating the museum's 50th birthday in October 2019! The Nature All Around Us photo contest is open to photographers of all levels. The Museum is reserving about 25 percent of the space in the photo exhibit for entries from minors!
Let them know that Alpine is a nature community! Submit your entries by September 4, 2018! For more information, go to the Museum of Natural History of Utah's website! Click here for contest rules!
alpine nature Hikes
Each month, starting in April 2018 the Alpine Nature Center will post suggested nature hikes in Lambert Park that feature different flowers, trees or bushes in bloom. Hike with friends, family or by yourself as you commune with nature and learn more about the natural world around you.
Enjoy the beauty of Alpine, find some of the many plants and flowers in Lambert Park, take a picture and earn a badge for each completed hike! Find out more in our Alpine Nature Hikes section of Open Spaces.
Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum Activities
The Monte L. Bean Life Sciences Museum on the campus of BYU has many regularly scheduled activities for all ages. For more information on the museum and its calendar of events, click here.
The Hutchings Museum Activities
The Hutchings Museum in Lehi, Utah, is hosting courses taught by the International Wildlife Rehabilitation Center in August 2018. The courses are Basic Wildlife Rehabilitation, Reuniting Raptors, and Wildlife Pain and Wound Management. State-funded Custom Fit may reimburse 40% of tuition for successfully completed courses. For more information visit the Hutchings Museum website by clicking here.