Experience Nature All Year Long

Visit us during one of our many fun-filled activities throughout the year and help cherish and preserve the natural beauty around us. Dodge Nature Center activities are open to everyone.

Upcoming Activities

Maple Syruping (March 25) March 25 – March 25 Kindergarteners to Family
Celebrate the return of spring by observing the age-old process of turning tree sap into syrup. Observe a tree tapping demonstration, collect sap, visit the evaporator, and sample some delicious maple syrup.Cost: $7 per person or $20 family rateLocatio ... more details
Spring Break Camps April 3 – April 6 Kindergarteners to 8th Graders
When you live in Minnesota, it's never too early to think about spring. Send your children on a fun-filled adventure to meet new friends and burn off energy. Campers have fun while gaining appreciation for nature by meeting live animals, building forts, ... more details
O.W.L.S. Music Naturally - Classical Critters April 4 – April 4 Adults to Seniors
*Please note that Music Naturally - Classical Critters swapped dates with Wild Love.Composers have long used nature as their inspiration to simulate the sights and sounds of wildlife. Join us for a relaxing session as naturalist Teresa Root shares a va ... more details
Nature After Dinner: Cold Blooded Creatures April 6 – April 6 Preschoolers to 2nd Graders
Come get a look at some of our not so furry friends! Join us as we explore the differences between  reptiles and amphibians. Find out where snakes hang out, learn what salamanders love to eat, and maybe even make friends with a turtle! This program is ... more details
Nature Playdate: Farm Babies (FULL) April 14 – April 14 Preschoolers to Kindergarteners
This playdate is full. Check out our list of future nature playdates. Playdates are popular and we suggest signing up early to reserve your spot. It’s farm baby time! Spring time is when we get to meet the newest farm animals. Let’s explore the farm together, visit animals, and jump in the hay. Share your child&# ... more details

March 2017 Activities

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