Weekend Nature Programs

 Join us for a series of interactive and engaging educational  programs about science and nature. Programs may include a presentation, outdoor exploration on our grounds, a lively discussion and a short hike and/or a hands-on activity.  Pre-registration is not required. Enjoy FREE entrance to the Wildlife Education Center after attending any of the  Weekend Nature Programs below!  

  • These programs are generally for adults and families with children ages 5 and older.
  • Programs begin promptly at 10am (unless otherwise noted) 
  • Admission: Museum Members: $5/Adults, $3/Children -  Not-yet-Members: $8/Adults, $5/Children
  • Enjoy FREE same day admission to the Wildlife Education Center after paid attendance for a Weekend Program.


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Behind The Scenes of the Wildlife Education Center

Sunday, June 18

Wildlife Education Center

The WEC is home to many native animals. Get an exclusive “behind-the-scenes” look at what is involved in our daily animal care. This unique program allows visitors to see animal enrichment activities first hand and ways to keep the animals happy and healthy.



Saturday, July 15 

Outdoor Discovery Center

Can you imagine carrying your house everywhere you go? Come meet some turtles up close and learn how they live and move.