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 March to May 2018, check out our Spring 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.
Celebrate Spring and nature with crafts, animal talks, canoe and boat rides, food, music, and more. Entrance and parking are free.
Buy some native plants for your home and support Marshy Point! To get an order form with the complete list of flowers and trees for sale, please contact us.
The Marshy Point Nature Center Council hosts a monthly guest lecture series featuring natural resource professionals, educators, photographers, authors, and noted naturalists. Please join us for: April: Anthony Fredericks, “Mysteries and Magic of Clams” (Tuesday, April 17) May: Susan Minor, “The World of the Dragonfly” (Tuesday, May 15) Anyone interested in presenting as a speaker […]
Homeschool families are invited to this five-session meet-up. Each session will focus on a different nature topic. Ages 5 to 11. Registration required. $50 per participating child for all 5 sessions. Parents are required to attend. Space is limited.
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: March 5 (Baby Animals) March […]