Halloween Hayride-Philosophy Walk for Kids

Please join us for our annual Halloween Hayride Philosophy Walk for Kids on Sunday, October 25th from 10:00am – 1:00pm on Merlin Nature Preserve.  One more fun excuse for you and your little ones to wear a costume and get out in the (much warmer) elements.  Special guest speaker/storytellers Martin…

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Hayride-Philosophy Walk: Philosophy by Moonlight

Please join us for our free October Hayride-Philosophy Walk BY MOONLIGHT on Friday, October 2nd from 6pm – 9pm. Topic: An eve of storytelling, conversation, philosophy, and community beneath the starts and full moon. Location: Merlin Nature Preserve. Guest speaker: Lowell Jaeger. Learn more here!

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Philosophy Walk: Into the Wild with Muir & Pinchot

Please join us for our free July Merlin Meandering on Sunday, July 19th from 9am – 12pm. Featuring guest speaker and author John Clayton, this philosophy walk takes us into the wild with John Muir & Gifford Pinchot through a combination of storytelling, biography, and philosophy. Learn more & RSVP here!

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Philosophy Walk: Leisure & Loafing

Merlin MCC | Boots in Grass

Our society has a complicated relationship with leisure, idleness, and rest. On this walk, we’ll explore some of the differences between these things, the historical contexts that have helped to shape our values about work and leisure, and much more! Please join us for our free Philosophy Walk on Sunday, June 7th from 10am – 1pm. Learn more here!

*NOTE: In order to practice safe social distancing measures, we will limit our walk to 10 people max and require registration.*

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*NEW RESCHEDULED DATE* Philosophy Hayride-Walk for Kids (Halloween-Themed)

WHO SAYS THERE’S NO HALLOWEEN IN NOVEMBER?  Not us! With a “not so gentle nudge” from Mother Nature, we extended Halloween into the first weekend of November!  Due to unpalatable weather conditions for our regularly scheduled walk date, our free Merlin Meandering has been RESCHEDULED and will now take place…

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