Family Wildlife Series programs are open to all ages (unless otherwise noted), although information and activities are most appropriate for ages 5 and up.
New Family Program Fee structure: $1/person (unless otherwise noted) All members of the family in attendance must be registered for the program.
Preregistration is required for all Family Wildlife Series Programs.
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Sly as a Fox
Saturday, September 24, 2–3 p.m.
Foxes figure prominently in fables and legends. Come learn how foxes earned their reputation and find out what foxes are up to this time of year! This family program is free in honor of Take a Child Outside Week, but preregistration is required.
Nuts to You!Saturday, October 29, 2–3 p.m.
The piedmont woodland harvest is amazing! Nuts, acorns, berries and grapes are just a few examples of the wonderful fruits of the season. Hike to learn how to identify our woodland fruits and hear some interesting lore along the way.
Pokémon Nature Connections
Saturday, November 12, 2–3:30 p.m.
Does your family play Pokémon GO? Did you know that many of the characters from Pokémon GO were inspired by real animals? Learn about the real defense strategies animals use to protect themselves, find shelter and find food. We'll hit a half-dozen Pokéstops on this hike-based program while we walk and learn. Don't forget to put an egg in your incubator before we go!
Check out our Night Owls and Candle Magic Family Event!
Saturday, November 19, 6:30–9 p.m.
No preregistration needed
It's Strictly for the Birds!
Saturday, December 10, 2–3 p.m.
Create yummy winter treats for the birds in your yard during this hands-on "holiday baking" session that is strictly for the birds. Allergy Note: Peanuts will be involved!