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 September to November 2019, check out our Fall 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.
Join us for animal talks, hay rides, food, music, canoe and boat trips (weather and tide permitting), and much more! There will also be a Marsh Mucker Obstacle Course for kids ($5/pp). Free admission and parking. The festival will be held rain or shine!
The Marshy Point Nature Center Council hosts a monthly guest lecture series featuring natural resource professionals, educators, photographers, authors, and noted naturalists. The Speaker Series is held in the Nature Center auditorium. The talks typically last an hour and a half, with light refreshments provided. These programs are free and open to the public. Please […]
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 to schedule a trip. Dress for the weather. Please arrive and sign-in before start time. Upcoming themes are: Apples (Sept. 23) Pumpkins (Oct. 7) Nocturnal Animals (Oct. 21) Halloween (Oct. […]