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

Activities promote environmental awareness, conservation, recreation, and educate on health and wellness in the community.

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.

ANIMAL FEEDINGS
Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, 2:15 p.m.
Families/all ages, FREE (No reservations required)

ANIMAL ENCOUNTERS
Saturdays, 10:15 a.m.
Families/all ages, FREE (No reservations required)

GUIDED ½ MILE BOARDWALK TOURS
Wednesdays-Saturdays* 
*times vary, please call 561-966-7000 to confirm
Families/all ages, FREE (No reservations required)

ETHNOBOTANY-SPECIFIC TOURS
Saturdays, 11:00 a.m.
Families/all ages, FREE (No reservations required)

JULY


BIRD TALK & TOUR: BIRDS OF PREY
Saturday, July 6, 9:30 a.m.
All ages, $5/participant (Reservations required, limit 20)          
Start the day off with a Florida bird presentation followed by a one-hour birding tour with one of our naturalists. Bring binoculars and your field guide if you have them.

BUTTERFLY TALK & TOUR
Saturday, July 13, 9:30 a.m.
All ages, $5/participant (Reservations required, limit 8)
Join a naturalist as we learn about the butterflies found in South Florida. Then take a guided tour of our butterfly garden!

ANIMAL KEEPER FOR A DAY
Saturday, July 20, 9:30 a.m.
Ages 8+, $10/participant (Reservations required, limit 8)
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. It can be a dirty job but the most rewarding!

REPTILES & AMPHIBIANS:  OF SOUTH FLORIDA
Saturday, July 27, 10:00 a.m.
All ages, $5/participant (Reservations required, limit 20)
Join a naturalist as we learn about Florida’s reptiles and amphibians followed by a guided tour.

NIGHT STALKERS 
Wednesday, July 31, 8:00 p.m.
Ages 9+, $5/participant (Reservations required, limit 20)
Join a naturalist on a nighttime boardwalk tour looking at nature from the point of view of its nocturnal residents. Flashlights are recommended, but not required.

AUGUST


BUTTERFLY TALK & TOUR
Saturday, August 10, 9:30 a.m.
All ages, $5/participant (Reservations required, limit 8)
Join a naturalist as we learn about the butterflies found in South Florida. Then take a guided tour of our butterfly garden!

ANIMAL KEEPER FOR A DAY
Saturday, August 17, 9:30 a.m.
Ages 8+, $10/participant (Reservations required, limit 8)
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. It can be a dirty job but the most rewarding!

REPTILES & AMPHIBIANS:  AWESOME ALLIGATORS
Saturday, August 24, 10:00 a.m.
All ages, $5/participant (Reservations required, limit 20)
Join a naturalist as we learn about Florida’s reptiles and amphibians followed by a guided tour.

NIGHT STALKERS 
Wednesday, August 28, 7:45 p.m.
Ages 9+, $5/participant (Reservations required, limit 20)         
Join a naturalist on a nighttime boardwalk tour looking at nature from the point of view of its nocturnal residents. Flashlights are recommended, but not required.

REPTILES & AMPHIBIANS:  SENSATIONAL SNAKES
Saturday, August 31, 10:00 a.m.
All ages, $5/participant (Reservations required, limit 20)
Join a naturalist as we learn about Florida’s reptiles and amphibians followed by a guided tour.