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

Nature-Based Learning Conference April 28 – April 28 Adults
Registration FormRegistration must be received by April 14, 2017. Please call for shorter notice. You will receive a confirmation email after receipt.Dodge Nature Center and Preschool offer this one-day conference to give educators an opportunity to observe and learn about nature-based education. ... more details
Girl Scout Farm Fun Day April 29 – April 29 Kindergarteners to 5th Graders
This adventure is full and no longer available for registration. If you are looking for a farm experience consider signing up for June 3 or July 29. The Dodge Nature Center farm is full of fun in the spring. Visit babies of all shapes and sizes, learn how to milk a cow an ... more details
O.W.L.S. Wild Edibles May 2 – May 2 Adults to Seniors
The arrival of spring brings an abundance of healthy/tasty wild foods. DNC Naturalist/Education  Director; Pete Cleary will take you on a short hike to identify and harvest plants and bring some back to prepare and sample.Location: Dodge Entrance 3, 1 ... more details
Nature After Dinner: Chickens Chickens, Everywhere May 11 – May 11 Preschoolers to 2nd Graders
Some people like cows, others like horses, but everyone loves chickens.  From meat to eggs, even pest control, chickens are an important part of the farm. Learn about them as you get up close with hens, roosters, and even some chicks. This program ... more details
Nature Playdate: Hide & Seek (FULL- Friday, May 12) May 12 – May 12 Preschoolers to Kindergarteners
This playdate is full. See what's to come and secure your spot in upcoming playdates or consider joining Nature After Dinner 'Chickens, Chickens, Everywhere' on May 11. We can build a good place to hide together just like the animals in the woods. Coul ... more details

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