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 Celebration.
Some of our featured events are listed below. To view the full schedule and registration information for Summer 2021 (June to August), check out our Summer Event Calendar.
Please note: All programs are currently being held outdoors, weather permitting. Face masks are required for all participants ages 2 and older. Advance registration and a signed COVID-19 waiver are required for all programs (except Animal Encounters).
Organizations and large groups must schedule programs separately from those listed in this publication. See School and Group Programs for more information.
The nature center is open daily from 9 am to 5 pm. Face coverings are required for unvaccinated visitors.
Our new Marshy Point Community Garden continues to grow! Plots are available for the 2021 season. Garden plots are 10 feet by 10 feet, and cost $25 for the season. For more information, please visit our Community Garden page.
Introduce your little ones to nature’s wonders while enjoying stories, crafts, games, songs, and outdoor activities together. Pre-K Nature meets once a month in the Summer, on Mondays from 11 am to 12 noon. $5 per child. This is NOT a drop-in program at this time. Advanced registration is required, with a maximum of 25 […]
Join a naturalist for a story and a short hike. Recommended for ages 5 and under. $2 per child. This program is held on Wednesdays from 11-11:45 am.