Environmental Studies Institute

Short Courses for Adult Learners

Dig deeper into the natural and cultural history of the Monadnock Region with the Harris Center’s ESI series.

Upcoming Courses

“Bobcats Before Breakfast” Reading and Discussion Group

Thursday, December 12,
10:00 am
to 11:00 am
|Recurring Events (See all)

One event on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 10:00 am

Harris Center for Conservation Education

Join naturalist Susie Spikol for this special opportunity to read and discuss John Kulish’s classic 1969 book, “Bobcats Before Breakfast.”

Learn more »

Forest Bathing by Moonlight: Reconnect to Nature

Friday, January 17, 2020,
7:00 pm
to 8:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

One event on Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on Friday, March 13, 2020 at 7:00 pm

Harris Center for Conservation Education
Branches are silhoutted against the full Flower Moon. (photo © Meade Cadot)

Join Susie Spikol and Marilyn Wyzga for a peaceful, moonlit ramble. Taking our cue from the Japanese Shinrin-yoku (“forest bathing”) practice, we’ll open our senses through gentle yoga poses, deep breathing, “coyote walking,” and quiet reflection.

Learn more »

Contact Us

For more information on our ESI offerings, please contact Susie Spikol at (603) 525-3394 or by email.