​​​​​​​​​​Program Calendar

 

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All programs (unless otherwise noted) are by reservation only.
Call or visit the Nature Center to make reservations. For every program or tour, all participants are required to sign a "Program Participation Form."


Weekly Wellness Programs

  • WATERCOLOR WORKSHOP
    Saturdays, November 4, 11, 18, &  25, 1:00 p.m.
    $60/all sessions, $50/Friends of Green Cay members
    Learn to paint wildlife in watercolors: introduction to watercolor painting, materials needed, and how to use them.

  • TAI CHI & CHI KUNG 
    Four week sessions Thursdays, 2:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m. (call for start dates)
    $45/each for four sessions, $35/Friends of Green Cay members, or $15/drop in fee for one session (RSVP required, limit 20)
    Experience the benefits of these ancient Chinese systems of exercise and meditation. Improve your flexibility, balance, muscle tone, energy and mental well being.

  • GENTLE YOGA
    Four week sessions Wednesdays, 2:15 p.m. (call for start dates)
    $45/each for four sessions, $35/ Friends of Green Cay members, or $15/drop in fee for one session (RSVP required, limit 8)
    Find peace, tranquility, mindfulness, strength, balance, and flexibility with a refreshing afternoon yoga session. Please bring your own yoga mat. Feel free to bring any props, blankets, etc.

Science for Seniors

Select Fridays at 1:00 p.m. | Ages 50+ | $5/per person, per program View the flyer for program details.

  • “Green Cay vs. Wakodahatchee”
    November 3, 2017

  • “Volcanic Oceanic: Birth of a Sea”
    November 17, 2017​

  • “The Quest to Save the Vaquitas”
    December 1, 2017

  • “Who is Related to Whom at Green Cay?”
    December 15, 2017

​OCTOBER
  • BIRDS & BREAKFAST
    Saturday, October 14, 9:00 a.m.
    Ages 9 and older, $3/person (RSVP required, limit 10)
    Come start your day with us and enjoy coffee and refreshments before embarking on a one hour birding tour with one of our naturalists.

  • ARCHERY 101
    Friday, October 20, 10:00 a.m.
    Ages 9 and older, $10/person (RSVP required, limit 12)
    Join a USA Archery Certified Instructor to learn the basics of archery and develop a fun new skill! All equipment provided, please wear closed-toed shoes and bring water and sun protection for the outdoor portion. Note: Bows may be difficult to pull for smaller children​.

  • NIGHT STALKERS
    Thursday, October 26, 6:30 p.m.
    Ages 9 and older, $5/person (RSVP required, limit 20)
    Join a naturalist on a night-time boardwalk tour looking at nature from the point of view of its nocturnal residents.​

  • STORY & CRAFT TIME
    Saturday, October 28, 10:00 a.m.
    Suggested ages: 4-10 years, $2/child (RSVP required, limit 10)
    Kids will discover nature through crafts and stories about animals and other nature-related themes!

  • JUNIOR NATURALIST
    Ages 9 to 14, $10/per session or $50/all six! (RSVP required)
    JR. SURVIVALIST   Saturday, October 7, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    JR. LEPIDOPTERIST   Saturday, October 14, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    JR. WETLAND ECOLOGIST   Saturday, October 21, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    JR. BOTANIST   Saturday, October 28, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    The Junior Naturalist Series is designed for youth who are interested in nature and outdoor activities. The goal of the program is to actively put youth in touch with nature and teach them about the Green Cay Wetlands and South Florida wildlife.

NOVEMBER
  • BIRDS & BREAKFAST
    Saturday, November 11, 9:00 a.m.
    Ages 9 and older, $3/person (RSVP required, limit 10)
    Come start your day with us and enjoy coffee and refreshments before embarking on a one hour birding tour with one of our naturalists.

  • ARCHERY 101
    Wednesday, November 22, 10:00 a.m.
    Ages 9 and older, $10/person (RSVP required, limit 12)
    Join a USA Archery Certified Instructor to learn the basics of archery and develop a fun new skill! All equipment provided, please wear closed-toed shoes and bring water and sun protection for the outdoor portion. Note: Bows may be difficult to pull for smaller children​.

  • STORY & CRAFT TIME
    Saturday, November 25, 10:00 a.m.
    Suggested ages: 4-10 years, $2/child (RSVP required, limit 10)
    Kids will discover nature through crafts and stories about animals and other nature-related themes!

  • NIGHT STALKERS
    Thursday, November 30, 6:00 p.m.
    Ages 9 and older, $5/person (RSVP required, limit 20)
    Join a naturalist on a night-time boardwalk tour looking at nature from the point of view of its nocturnal residents.​


Additional Information:
FREE guided 1/2 mile boardwalk tours, Times vary, call for details.

No reservations required, sign in at the front desk. All tours subject to cancelation, please call to confirm