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

Buildings Closed - Labor Day September 4 – September 4 Preschoolers to Family

Dodge buildings will be closed on Labor Day. Trails are open during daylight hours for you to hike and explore.

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O.W.L.S Vietnam: Then and Now September 12 – September 12 Adults to Seniors
How has Vietnam changed since the 1970’s? Professor Philip Voight of Gustavus Adolphus College will reflect on the growth and development of post-war Vietnam, with an emphasis on the country’s ecotourism and ecological preservation as well as ... more details
Nature After Dinner: Deer Oh Deer! September 14 – September 14 Preschoolers to 2nd Graders
From the prairies to the north woods deer make their homes here. White-tailed, Moose, and even Elk all call Minnesota their home.  Join us for an “antler” of a good time, as we gain an understanding of how large a deer can get and how ve ... more details
Nature Playdate: Diggin' Dirt September 22 – September 22 Preschoolers to Kindergarteners
Check out all the kinds of dirt we can find! We’ll dig for wiggly worms, plant a seed to grow, and get a little dirty. Share your child’s joy in discovering and interacting with nature as the seasons change throughout the year.  Through out ... more details
Golden Gala - 50 Years of Dodge September 23 – September 23 Adults
Ticket: $175 per personBuy Tickets at you have questions, or would like to make a gift to support this event, please contact Director of Development, Rachel Hughes 651.789.5218.Thank You Sponsors!Title SponsorPatterson Companies, INC. Le ... more details

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