High Plains Environmental Center

2020 Programs & Events

Due to concerns over the recent spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), we are unfortunately cancelling INDOOR Events and Programs at HPEC until further notice. We apologize for any inconvenience, and feel free to reach out to info@suburbitat.org with any questions!

Community Garden

Plots are free and available to members of High Plains Environmental Center and Centerra Residents. 

Monthly Bird Banding

Join us on the first Saturday of each month, beginning on March 7th, 2020, for a Bird Banding program with Scott Rashid, Director of the Colorado Avian Research and Rehabilitation Institute.

Monthly Bird Walks

Whether you’re a seasoned birder or an amateur, join Sheila Webber for a bird walk around Equalizer on the First Saturday of each month 8am-10am from February-November in 2020. 

Online Lecture Series: Ethnobotany

Gain a new appreciation for common native plants by learning about how these plants have been used by Colorado’s first inhabitants.

Online Lecture Series: Botany, Part 1

This course is designed to help beginners identify herbaceous native plants in the field.

Online Lecture Series: Botany, Part 2

This course is designed to help beginners identify woody native plants in the field.

Sunset Nature Immersion Walks

Nature Immersion is inspired by the Japanese practice of Shinrin-Yoku, which translates to “forest bathing”. A Nature Immersion Experience helps you to focus on the present moment using all of your senses.

Get In Touch

For more information on any of our programs or events, contact us at (970) 622.9676 or send an email below.

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