Look for crawlers, hoppers, and jumpers in different habitats and make a bug box. $3 per person, $2 for members.
It’s true, there are sharks in the bay! Find out where they live and learn about their bigger cousins in the ocean.
Introduce your little ones to nature’s wonders while enjoying stories, crafts, games, songs, and outdoor activities together. Dress for the weather. Please arrive and sign-in before start time. This program is for families. Groups must call the office to schedule a field trip. (Pre-K Nature Drop-in meets once a month in Summer.)
Happy 4th of July! Park is open.
The Summer 2015 edition of our newsletter, Cattails, is now available online. Check it out! Marshy Point’s Summer event calendar (covering June to August) is also online.CONTINUE READING →
Marshy Point has nearly doubled its trail system! Enjoy the warm weather and come explore! You can view the 2015 trail map online; print copies are available in the Nature Center.CONTINUE READING →
Among all life on earth, amphibians are unique in representing a bridge between aquatic and terrestrial organisms. The word amphibian itself is from the ancient Greek for “two lives.” The current thinking in biology is that amphibians were among the first animals to leave the water and live on land. However, all amphibians are tied […]CONTINUE READING →