SAT, AUG 2, 2PM
BOLD, BEAUTIFUL, BREATHTAKING BUTTERFLIES
From chrysalis to butterfly, come learn all about butterflies and what makes them fascinating and important to our world. Join a naturalist for a visit amid the live butterflies in our flight house, and a tour through the life of a butterfly. Stay and make your own beautiful butterfly craft! Recommended for children 8 and younger. Members-$5, Non-members $8 per person
SAT, AUG 9, 5:30- SUN, AUG 10 8:30AM
FAMILY CAMPOUT #2 (MEMBER’S ONLY)
You supply the tent and sleeping bag, we supply the nature! Join us for a barbecue, and then explore our moonlit trails with a naturalist in search of owls and other night creatures. Cap off the evening with S’mores by the fire. Limited to 20 families. Reservations required, see website for more details. First come, first served. Each tent must include a minimum of one adult. Fee $25 per person. Not a member? Join now!
SUN, AUG 17, 10AM
HOW EASY CAN IT BE? COMPOSTING FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY
There’s gold in those leaves, grass clippings, weeds and kitchen scraps! Come discover the magic of compost and learn how easy it can be to turn your yard and food waste into valuable fertilizer for your garden. Members-$5, Non-members- $8
SAT, AUG 23, 2PM
MEET THE ANIMALS
A naturalist presents an informative program that allows you to get up close and hands-on with some of the Nature Center’s live animals! What wild fun will you have today? FREE for members, Non-members $8
SUN, AUG 24, 2PM
Worms are a great way to compost your food waste indoors all year round. Learn to make your own worm bin by upcycling a disposable Styrofoam cooler. Pre-registration required and closes one week prior to event. See website for more details. Fee per bin; Members-$12, Non-members- $15
SUN, AUG 31, 2PM
Gobble, crunch, slurp, chomp! It’s mealtime for our animals- come see what’s on the menu. Included with Museum admission.