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

Outdoor Concert: Mixed Precipitation's Picnic Operetta August 23 – August 23 Preschoolers to Family
Back for their eighth year, Mixed Precipitation will present a lively and fun musical adaptation of an operetta. Edible delights throughout the performance are part of this operetta experience. Bring a blanket or lawn chair to sit on and join us for this ... more details
After School Archery September 4 – September 4 3rd Graders to 8th Graders
Learn the principals of archery by a National Archery in the Schools certified instructor. The class will cover the basics of archery, history, and safety on the range. Come out and experience this exciting sport first-hand! For ages 9 to 14 years ol ... more details
O.W.L.S. Nature Sense - Abilities September 11 – September 11 Adults to Seniors
The loss of sight, hearing, and mobility can prevent many people from experiencing nature to its fullest. What limitations, obstacles, and fears do some individuals have that prevent them from attending a nature program? How can inclusiveness ... more details
Nature After Dinner: Honeybees September 13 – September 13 Preschoolers to 2nd Graders
They make honey oh so sweet. They pollinate flowers and the plants for the food we eat. Learn about the amazing life of the honey bee and taste different types of honey. This program is designed for kids ages 3 to 8. All children must be accompanied by at ... more details
Nature Playdate: Bugs, Butterflies, and Bees September 21 – September 21 Preschoolers to Kindergarteners
Explore the world of insects! We’ll hunt for bugs and visit the beehive kingdom. Learn all about how crawlies and buzzies help people, and how we can help them. Share your child’s joy in discovering and interacting with nature as the seas ... more details

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