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 Winter 2021 (December 2021 to February 2022), check out our Winter 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: Fri. December 24 .. Sat. December 25 .. Fri. December 31 .. Sat. January 1 (2022) .. Mon. January 17 (2022) .. On these dates, the […]
Saturday, December 4, 2021 10 am to 4 pm At Marshy Point Decorate the Nature Center, sing carols, enjoy baked goods and hot chocolate, and make a wreath or ornament to celebrate the holidays. Open to the public; costs for activities vary. 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 December 22nd, December 29th, and January 5th.