Marshy Point Nature Center offers a variety of nature programs for visitors of all ages. Activities include audiovisual presentations by natural resource professionals and noted naturalists, Monday Pre-K drop-ins, bird walks, canoeing, boat trips, night hikes, and many family-friendly seasonal programs. Special events include the Spring Festival, Fall Festival, and Holiday Party.
Some of our featured events are listed below. To view the full schedule and registration information for December 2017 to February 2018, check out our Winter Event Calendar. Advance registration is required for all programs.
Note: Organizations and large groups must schedule programs separately from those listed in this publication. See School and Group Programs for more information.
This family-friendly event features activities for everyone, including Christmas wreath making from freshly cut greens, decorating trees with popcorn, cranberries, seed to feed the birds, and singing carols with the staff.
Learn to make your own hickory flat bow in this intensive course. Five (5) Wednesday nights: January 10th, 17th, 24th, and 31st; and February 7th. Snow date February 8th.
Introduce your little ones to nature’s wonders while enjoying stories, crafts, games, songs, and outdoor activities together. This program is for families. Groups must call the office to schedule a trip. Dress for the weather. Please arrive and sign-in before start time. Our upcoming dates and themes are as follows: Dec. 4 (Animal Homes) Dec. […]