Introduce your little ones to nature’s wonders while enjoying stories, crafts, games, songs, and outdoor activities. This program is for families. Groups must call the office to schedule a trip. Donations needed.
Groundhogs are going to bed and beavers are readying their winter stores. Join a naturalist to seek signs of them, then a campfire with s’mores. $3 per person, $2 for members.
Learn how to make homemade chocolate dipped nuts, dried fruit, and other confections to give as holiday gifts. $5 per person, $3 for members. Age 18 and up.
By becoming an adoptive parent to one of the animals living at the Nature Center, you can purchase the perfect gift for yourself or someone else while helping Marshy Point maintain and improve its Center and animal habitats. To learn more, go to our new Adopt an Animal page.CONTINUE READING →
The 5th Annual Turtle Trek 5K trail run and 1K Fun Walk will be held on Saturday, November 14th, at Marshy Point. The event is sponsored by the MPNCC and the Katie and Wil Brady Memorial Foundation, with proceeds benefiting the Nature Center. Registration is $30/person until Nov. 13th (online registration available until Nov. 11th) and $35/person on […]CONTINUE READING →
I was going to begin with writing about how anyone on a trip to a park, nature center, or natural area would encounter invasive plants. Then I realized that encounters with invasive plant species could be assured on any trip into the outdoors. In the end, however, I remembered that many of us keep invasive […]CONTINUE READING →