​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​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

  • ​GENTLE YOGA
    Four week sessions, Wednesdays, 2:00 p.m. (call for start dates)
    $45/each for four sessions, $35/Friends of Green Cay members, $15/drop in fee for one session (RSVP required, limit 20)
    Yoga can help one find peace, tranquility, mindfulness, strength, balance, and flexibility. Bring your own mat, blanket, or other props.​
  • ​TAI CHI & CHI KUNG
    Four week sessions, Thursdays, 2:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m. (call for start dates)
    $50/each for four sessions, $40/Friends of Green Cay members, or $20/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.

DECEMBER          
  • ANIMAL KEEPER FOR A DAY
    Saturday, December 1, 10:00 a.m.
    Ages 9-14, $10/person (RSVP required, limit 10)
    Ever wondered what it would be like to be an animal keeper? Work behind the scenes with animal care staff and volunteers to find out!

  • BIRDS & BREAKFAST
    Saturday, December 8, 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.

  • STORY TIME WITH NATURE
    Saturday, December 22, 10:00 a.m.
    Ages 4-10, $2/child (RSVP required, limit 10)
    Kids will discover nature through crafts and stories about animals and other nature-related themes!

  • SURVIVALISM
    Wednesday, December 26, 10:00 a.m.
    Ages 9-14, $10/person (RSVP required, limit 10)
    This program takes children on an adventure in learning about tracking, orienteering and reading the woods. Please wear close-toed shoes for this program.​

  • ARCHERY 101 
    Thursday, December 27, 10:00 a.m.
    Ages 9 and older, $10/person (RSVP required, limit 10)
    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, December 27, 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.​

  • *NEW!* BIRD BANDING LAB
    Friday, December 28, 10:00 a.m.
    Ages 9-14, $10/person (RSVP required, limit 10)
    Learn why scientists band birds and how they do it by taking part in a mock bird banding laboratory activity! Please note, no live birds are used. ​

JANUARY         
  • BIRDS & BREAKFAST
    Saturday, January 12, 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.

  • STORY TIME WITH NATURE
    Saturday, January 26, 10:00 a.m.
    Ages 4-10, $2/child (RSVP required, limit 10)
    Kids will discover nature through crafts and stories about animals and other nature-related themes!
  • NIGHT STALKERS
    Thursday, January 31, 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