Friday, March 11, 3-5pm, Build Dinosaur Fossil Models at the Nature Center

NATURE CENTER

Fridays: March 11 & 18, Construction/Craft Days Begin 3pm-5pm at the Nature Center…

  • Friday, March 11th, 3-5pm, Build Dinosaur Fossil Models ($8, all ages welcomed)  Please pre-register by click HERE>>

 

Next Friday Craft Date: March 18th, 3-5pm, Construct Monarch Rearing Cages ($10, all ages welcomed )Please pre-register by click HERE>> 

The Elven Garden Program, Saturday, December 12

Creating a Secret Garden…Saturday, December 12 from 10am – Noon at the Nature Center

We will gather to create pine cone elves and build fairy houses out of natural materials. You can take home your creations and stay to fill the Nature Center with a secret Winter garden—glowing all season long. Wassail Cider for all and the fireplace will be roasting our toes if not chestnuts…

PRE-REGISTRATION: $7 per participant, TO PAY, click the Buy Now button and follow the instructions. You do not need a Paypal account to use your credit card.

Snape’s Potion’s Class 102 this Saturday December 5 at the Nature, 10 AM – 12 PM

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Join the Naturalist on December 5, from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM to concoct some amazing potions. *$10 per human (this includes first registration and first potion)

*Please pre-register by paying for this event and click the “Buy Now” button at this link: HERE>>

TONIGHT!! Animal Rehabilitation Certification through Blue Ridge Wildlife Center – Thursday, July 30 – 6:30pm – 8:30pm

July 2015- Animal Rehabilitation Flyer

Animal Rehabilitation Certification through Blue Ridge Wildlife Center, tonight, Thursday, July 30, at the Nature Center 6:30pm – 8:30pm. Please click on flyer: July 2015- Animal Rehabilitation Flyer

AGES: 8-88 years old

FEE: $7:00 per person. ***The certification is FREE if you are enrolled in the Youth Naturalist Adventurer Program!*** 

REGISTER: Please register by paying online HERE>>

NIGHT AT THE NATURE CENTER CAMPOUT, FRIDAY, JUNE 19 & 26, 6:30PM

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Time: Choose the spot to set-up your tent beginning at 4:30 pm. Nature Center activities begin at 6:30.
Cost: $10 per tent. To reserve your spot, please send an email to naturalist@broadlandshoa.com.
It’s like Night at the Museum without Ben Stiller and with a bunny, snake, gecko, doves, aquatic frogs and toad. We provide the firepits and the adventures outside. You bring a tent and dinner (that will not be cooked on the fire pit—only s’mores are getting cooked there). We will go wetland tadpole searching, interact with all of the animals that call the nature center home, and have a star gazing party.

Saturday Nature Program – THE BUG MAN! February 14, 10:00am-11:00am

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THE BUG MAN! – February 14

Program Time: 10:00am-11:00am, Doors open at 9:45am

Cost: Pre-paid price is $4.00/child. Payment must be received by noon on Friday, February 13, 2015. Payment on the day of the event: $5.00/child. Pre-pay online at broadlandsnaturally.org or at the Nature Center.

With 100’s of real bugs to share, “The Bug Man” provides a fascinating educational program for children of all ages. This exciting program will introduce you to ecology and basic entomology of insects. You will learn about their importance, followed by their coolest defense strategies and life cycle. Throughout the program he will be showing real live bugs! And, you will have a chance to pet his collection of bugs at the end!