GARNA Program Calendar

Latest Past Events

Mutualism and the Piñon Jay: A Zoom Lecture

Mutualism and the Piñon Jay Join GARNA for an hour long event to learn more about the Piñon Jay. Much has happened to Piñon Jay habitat, effecting them and many other species over time. The lecture with Jordan McMahon will educate on this beloved avian friend in their western habitats, along with Piñon Jay use […]

Virtual Storytime

The Greater Arkansas River Nature Association (GARNA) is excited to announce a Virtual Storytime on Wednesday, Dec. 30th at 4:30 pm. Participant families can gather for a virtual reading of The Lorax by Bianka Martinez, Hispanic Access Fellow at the US Forest Service – Salida Ranger District. This program will provide families with a half-hour […]

Salida 2020 Homeschool Supplementation

REGISTER HERE GARNA is hosting several programs to supplement the online learning curriculum. We are providing our community with an opportunity for students to learn outside and take a break from their computer screens!   Thursday, Nov 19 Beeswax Wrap/Reducing our Footprint Thursday, Dec 3 Bat Ecology Thursday, Dec 10 Wilderness Survival Thursday, Dec 17 Winter Ecology   Ages […]


Many GARNA programs require a liability release form be filled out each calendar year.

Your registration is secured upon receipt of payment. If you prefer not to register online (recommended), you may mail a check, made out to “GARNA” to the address below. Please include a note with the program you are registering for.

PO Box 1522
Salida CO 81201

Cancellation policy:

If we are notified of your need to cancel within 24 hours of program date, your program fee will be refunded except for a $3.00 administrative fee. If minimum enrollment has not been met by program date, programs will be cancelled 2 days prior to the date and we will refund the full amount.