I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in. ~ John Muir, 1913
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Saturday, September 2

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Upcoming Programs for Kids

Unless otherwise specified, programs require advanced registration and payment. Space is limited. Classes could be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met by the registration deadline. Please contact us for availability after the registration deadline has passed. 

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Family Nature Exploration Day
Saturday, August 5; 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Bring your family out at any time throughout the day.  Create a fun make-and-take craft, take a guided hike at 11:00 a.m., and don’t miss the feeding of the turtles, snakes, and other critters at 1:00 p.m. 
Free.  No registration required.

Little Wonders Classes
Ages 3-5 (with an adult chaperone)
Wednesday, November 15; 10:00-11:30 a.m. or 1:00-1:30 p.m.
Plants on Your Thansgiving Plate
Wednesday, December 20; 10:00-11:30 a.m. or 1:00-1:30 p.m. Ice: Where Does It Come From, Where Does It Go? Kids and their adult chaperones will discover the wonders of nature in these hands-on, interactive classes.  A snack will accompany story time and a fun craft will be created.
Fee: $5/child members, $8/child non-members with an adult chaperone. Registration required 

Winter Wilderness Camp
Ages 6-9: Thursday, December 28; 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Ages 9-13: Friday, December 29, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Don’t spend your entire winter break inside!  Take a winter hike, learn how plants and animals survive the cold months, create winter art, and much more!  A lunch of hot dogs over the campfire and chicken noodle
soup will be served.  Dress for the weather, we WILL be outside!
Fee: $15/child members, $20/child non-members. 
Registration and payment required by Dec. 21.