Event Calendar


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 Fall 2021 (September to November), check out our Fall Program and 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.


  • Face coverings are required for ALL visitors (2 years old and older). The nature center is open daily from 9 am to 5 pm, except for the following holidays: Mon. September 6 (Labor Day) Mon. October 11 (Indigenous Peoples’ Day) Thurs. November 11 (Veterans’ Day) Thurs. November 25 (Thanksgiving) On these dates, the nature center […]

  •  Saturday, September 25, 2021 10 am to 4 pm At Marshy Point  Enjoy live music, animal talks, hay rides, apple cider pressing, food, and more! Canoe and boat trips available, too (weather and tide permitting). Event is rain or shine! Free parking and admission. Hope to see you there!

  • 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. There is no Nature Storytime program on November 24th.

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