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Reservations are required for ALL programs (unless otherwise noted). All participants are required to sign a Program Participation Form and COVID-19 Waiver before each program.

TO REGISTER and MAKE PAYMENT for PROGRAMS:
Online - Select the “Online Services” tab at the top of this page and click on Register/Pay for Program; Login with your username and password. (New users must create a household account online-please follow online instructions)

In Person - Visit the nature center during operating hours.

​MAY


TURTLES!
Saturday, May 8, 10:00 a.m.
All ages, $3/person (Reservations required, limit 9)
Join a naturalist as we learn about the habitats and lifestyles of Florida’s turtles. Meet some of our nature center turtles up close in this exciting program!

ARCHERY 101
Saturday, May 15, 10:00 a.m.
Ages 9+, $10/child (Reservations required, limit 6)
Join a USA Archery Certified Instructor to learn the basics of archery and develop a fun new skill! This 1.5-hour program will start with a demonstration followed by target practice! All equipment provided, please wear closed-toed shoes and bring water and sun protection as it takes place outdoors.

NIGHT STALKERS
Thursday, May 27, 7:30 p.m.
Ages 9+, $5/person (Reservations required, limit 16)
Join a naturalist on a night-time boardwalk tour looking at nature from the point of view of its nocturnal residents. Flashlights are recommended, but not required.

NATURE JOURNALING 
Saturday, May 29, 10:00 a.m.
All ages, $3/person (Reservations required, limit 9)
Participants will be able to observe, experience, and record nature around us in this unique program learning the basics of nature journaling. Feel free to bring your own materials including a journal or notebook and writing utensils of your choice. Materials will be provided to all who need them. 

JUNE


STORY TIME WITH NATURE
Saturday,  June 5, 10:00 a.m.
Suggested ages: 4 -10 years, $2/child (RSVP required, limit 6)
Kids will discover nature through crafts and stories about animals and other nature-related themes! This month’s theme is Butterflies! 
 
OUTDOOR ADVENTURES: SUVIVALIST! 
Saturday,  June 19, 10:00 a.m.
All ages, $3/person (Reservations required, limit 10)
Participants will learn basic skills in navigation, reading the wilderness, and some survival tips! All will be provided with the tools to participate! There is an outdoor component to this program, please dress and prepare accordingly. 
 
NIGHT STALKERS
Thursday, June 24, 7:30 p.m.
Ages 9+, $5/person (Reservations required, limit 16)
Join a naturalist on a night-time boardwalk tour looking at nature from the point of view of its nocturnal residents. Flashlights are recommended, but not required. ***Space is extremely limited for this popular program.
 
BUTTERFLIES!
Saturday, June 26, 10:00 a.m.
All ages, $3/person (Reservations required, limit 19)
Join a naturalist as we learn about these amazing insects including how to create your own garden to attract them! ​


Additional Information:
All guided boardwalk tours are cancelled currently​.
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.