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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.

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JULY​


​INTRO TO ARCHERY 
Thursday, July 22, 10:00 a.m.
Ages 8+, $10/participant (Reservations required)
Join the USA Archery and N.F.A.A. certified staff and learn about the exciting sport of archery. This program teaches archery safety skills and proper use of a bow and arrow before practicing on the range.

FISHING FUN
Friday, July 30, 10:00 a.m.
Ages 8+, $10/participant (Reservations required)
Learn the basics of freshwater fishing! Class includes fishing pole basics, casting tips, and freshwater fish identification. All fishing supplies are provided. Please bring a water bottle, sun protection, and closed-toed shoes that can get wet/muddy.

SENSATIONAL SNAKES
Saturday, July 31, 10:30 a.m.
Ages 5+, $3/participant (Reservations required)
Meet some of the nature center’s slithering residents up close!  Learn all about snakes including how to identify the most common snakes found in southern Florida.

AUGUST


MOTHER NATURE & ME: TURTLE TIME
Tuesday, August 3, 10:30 a.m.
Ages 2-5 (w/guardian), $4/child (Reservations required)
Get ready to jump and shout with Mother Nature through stories, live animals, activities, and a craft specifically designed for toddlers and preschoolers!

ANIMAL KEEPER FOR A DAY
Thursday, August 5, 10:00 a.m.
Ages 8+, $10/participant (Reservations required)
Animal keepers have the coolest job! Work behind the scenes with animal care staff and volunteers to feed diets, clean exhibits, and provide enrichments to the animals at the nature center. Learn what it takes to care for these special animal ambassadors.

ALL ABOUT AMPHIBIANS
Saturday, August 14, 10:30 a.m.
Ages 5+, $3/participant (Reservations required)
Amphibians are amazing!  Learn about different types of amphibians including frogs and toads, and find out why they are so important to the ecosystem.  You’ll even get to meet some live residents here in Florida! 

MOTHER NATURE & ME: COLORS IN NATURE
Tuesday, August 17, 10:30 a.m.
Ages 2-5 (w/guardian), $4/child (Reservations required)
Get ready to jump and shout with Mother Nature through stories, live animals, activities, and a craft specifically designed for toddlers and preschoolers!