Bear Creek Nature Center

Little Wonders

Discover the world of nature with your 2 or 3 year-old. Interactive activities and a short hike make this the perfect introduction to the outdoors for your child. Child must be accompanied by an adult. $3 per person including siblings and adults. Preregistration and prepayment required.

Nature Explorers

Children, ages 4-5 with an adult, will enjoy hands-on activities, puppet shows or stories, crafts, and a hike. $3 per person including siblings and adults. Preregistration and prepayment required.

Fountain Creek Nature Center

Twos and Threes Outdoors

Explore nature with your 2 or 3 year-old through interactive activities, a story and a short hike. Preregistration and prepayment required.

Nature Adventures

Children ages 3-6, with an adult, will enjoy puppet shows or stories, crafts, hands-on activities, and discovery time on the trail. Preregistration and prepayment required.

Upcoming Children’s Nature Series Programs

$ 3 per child and per accompanying adult. Pre-registration and pre-payment required.

Bear Prepares for Winter
(Nature Explorers ages 4-5)

Wednesday, November 20
9-10:30 a.m. & 1-2:30 p.m.

Where Animals Walk
(Little Wonders ages 2-3)

Wednesday, November 27
9-10:15 a.m. & 1-2:15 p.m.

A Squirrels World
(Nature Explorers ages 4-5)

Wednesday, December 18
10-11:30 a.m. & 1-2:30 p.m.

Deck the Trails!
(Little Wonders ages 2-3)

Thursday, December 19
10-11:15 a.m. & 1-2:15 p.m.

Tail Tales
(Nature Explorers ages 4-5)

Wednesday, January 22, 10-11:30 a.m. & 1-2:30 p.m.
Thursday, January 23, 10- 11:30 a.m.

Snouts & Sniffers
(Little Wonders ages 2-3)

Wednesday, January 29, 10:00-11:15 a.m. & 1:00-2:15 p.m.
& Thursday, January 30, 10-11:15 a.m.

Winter Scavenger Hunt
(Nature Explorers ages 4-5)

Wednesday, February 19, 10-11:30 a.m. & 1-2:30 p.m.
Thursday, February 20, 10- 11:30 a.m.

Ways Animals Sleep
(Little Wonders ages 2-3)

Wednesday, February 26, 10:00-11:15 a.m. & 1:00-2:15 p.m.
& Thursday, February 27, 10-11:15 a.m.

Fountain Creek Logo

Upcoming Children’s Nature Series Programs

$3 per child and per accompanying adult. Pre-registration and pre-payment required.

What Makes a Mammal?
(Nature Adventures ages 3-6)

Thursday, November 7
9-10:30 a.m.

The Big Five
(Twos & Threes Outdoors)

Thursday, November 14
9-10:15 a.m.

Animal Puppets
(Nature Adventures ages 3-6)

Thursday, December 5, 10-11:30 a.m.

What Keeps Me Warm?
(Twos & Threes Outdoors)

Thursday, December 12
10:00-11:15 a.m.

Super Sleepers
(Nature Adventures ages 3-6)

Thursday, January 2, 10-11:30 a.m.

D is for Deer
(Twos & Threes Outdoors)

Thursday, January 9
10:00-11:15 a.m.

Rascally Rabbits
(Nature Adventures ages 3-6)

Thursday, February 6, 10-11:30 a.m.

Rambunctious Raccoons
(Twos & Threes Outdoors)

Thursday, February 13
10:00-11:15 a.m.

Directions to Bear Creek Nature Center

Directions to Fountain Creek Nature Center

General Program Cancellation Policy: No refunds are given for public program registrations unless the program is cancelled by the Nature Centers. In the case of severe or dangerous weather staff may deem the conditions unsafe and may reschedule or cancel an event or program. All refunds will be paid by check. Check refunds may take 3-4 weeks to process.