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Naturalist-Led Family and Adult Programs

Join a Warner naturalist for these fun events for all ages! Wear casual clothing appropriate for the weather and hands-on activities.

Pre-registration and pre-payment are required for all of our programs (except Fall Color Blast, Winter Blizzard Blast, and Maple Syrup Open House). Cancellations must be made at least three days prior to an event for a full refund. To register, please call (651) 433-2427, ext. 10.

To register, please call (651) 433-2427, ext. 10. Please note, leaving a voicemail message does not constitute an official registration.

October 2014

Fall Color Blast
Sunday, October 5, 1-5 p.m.

No registration required
Celebrate the fall colors of Warner by hiking our trails, paddling our lakes, and riding on a horse-drawn wagon! Bring your family and friends for a unique opportunity to visit our bee yard/apiary with open hive demonstrations and attend a live bird banding demonstration. Parking fills quickly – once our parking spaces are full, we will provide a shuttle from May Town Hall south of the nature center at no charge. Check at the gate first! Suggested donation of $10 per vehicle.

Night Shift
Saturday, October 25, 2014, 6-7:30 p.m.
Registration deadline: October 22
Bats and Owls and Skunks, OH MY! Bring your flashlights and prepare to go out on a night hike while we investigate nocturnal animals and the adaptations that make them special. We will also put your senses to the test and see how you measure up against other creatures of the night. $15 per family (families can be comprised of up to 2 adults and 6 children—designed for children ages 3 to 9) To register: call (651) 433-2427, ext 10.

November 2014

Nature Spies
Saturday, November 22, 2014, 10-11:30 a.m.
Registration deadline: November 19
Put your spy skills to use as we explore many of the different signs animals leave behind. We will go on a tracking adventure and examine pelts, tracks, teeth, and bones from a variety of animals to determine what has been visiting our trails. $15 per family (families can be comprised of up to 2 adults and 6 children—designed for children ages 3 to 9) To register: call (651) 433-2427, ext 10.