Can We Go To a Museum?

by Lisa Bickell, Education Director We drove into Portland, OR, at 3:30 on a Friday, a couple of years ago. We were taking a long weekend to get out of Missoula and see some friends. It was a bit too early for dinner but too late to do much of anything else. And then...

Field Notes from Visiting Naturalist Field Trips

by Drew Lefebvre It’s early June in the northern Rockies. The days are long, the trees are in full leaf, and here at MNHC we have just finished up our spring field trip season. Over the past six weeks, our Visiting Naturalist in the Schools program has guided 67...

Homeschool on Fire

By Bailey Zook, Teaching Naturalist This year I have had the fantastic pleasure of working alongside Stephanie Laporte Potts, MNHC’s Youth Programs Coordinator, as we led the 2016-2017 homeschool group through various naturalist topics. A naturalist can most easily be...