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.
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 […]
Featuring: OCEAN Celtic Quartet The Quartet will transport you to the Yuletide celebrations of yore in a program featuring traditional carols, foot-stomping Irish and Scottish fiddle tunes, 19th century broadside songs, and original seasonal compositions. With their soaring Celtic vocals and high-energy instrumentals, OCEAN is known for marrying lighthearted exuberance with great spiritual depth. Come […]
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: Thanks for Turkeys, Gobble Gobble! (Nov. 18) Hibernation (Nov. 25)