4/29/2017

Sketch Hike: Birds Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
(12-Adult) Join park naturalist and artist Margaret Wohler for a hike focusing on birds and learn sketching techniques to enhance your observation skills.
 

5/6/2017

Spellbound for Salamanders Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Celebrate international salamander awareness day by taking a stroll through salamander habitat. Well try to find one or two and delve into the life of these secretive creatures and their role in forest health. Meet at the 6901 S. Kings Hwy. entrance. Please remove all dirt/mud from your shoes before arriving and we'll spray our shoes on arrival to help prevent pathogens. The walk length is 1.5 miles. No restrooms available at this entrance. Children 16 and under must be registered by accompanied adult.
 

5/13/2017

Nature for Tiny Tots Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Children and their parent learn about plants, animals, and their habitat through songs, crafts, and activities. Topics vary each class.
 

5/13/2017

Evening Stroll Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  7:45pm Sat
(6-Adult) A naturalist takes you on a relaxing stroll through the park at dusk to tour the woods and wetlands to watch and listen for beavers, owls and other nocturnal residents. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

5/19/2017

Nature for Tiny Tots Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Fri
Children and their parent learn about plants, animals, and their habitat through songs, crafts, and activities. Topics vary each class.
 

5/20/2017

Live Animal Lunchtime! Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  12pm Sat
(3-Adult) Bring your lunch and dine with a special animal guest; a snake,turtle, or toad! Learn about their diet, adaptations, and habitat through crafts and hands-on learning for adults and children. Dessert is our treat. Children younger than 16 years must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

5/26/2017

Jr. Naturalist Explorers Club Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  4:30pm Fri
(5-12yrs.) Fill your curiosity of all things wild. Join us for naturalist-guided nature walks and discover the wildlife that live in the forest, wetland, and meadows of the Huntley Meadows Park! Sun, clouds, or rain, we go out every day!
 

5/27/2017

Wetland in Bloom Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Take a plant ecology hike to the wetland during peak bloom of buttonbush, swamp rose, and lizards tail. Search for birds and mammals that use these plants for food, shelter, and nesting. Canceled if rain.
 

5/27/2017

Evening Walk Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  7:45pm Sat
(Adult) Join naturalist P.J. Dunn to hike the trails after dark as you look and listen for owls, beavers and other night animals.
 

5/28/2017

Birding for Beginners Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8am Sun
(12-Adult) Interested in birding? We can get you started. Learn about the park's birds and some basic identification skills. Program begins with an indoor discussion. Children age 12 to 16 must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

6/10/2017

Evening Stroll Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8pm Sat
(6-Adult) A naturalist takes you on a relaxing stroll through the park at dusk to tour the woods and wetlands to watch and listen for beavers, owls and other nocturnal residents. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

6/17/2017

Jr. Naturalist Explorers Club Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
(5-12yrs.) Fill your curiosity of all things wild. Join us for naturalist-guided nature walks and discover the wildlife that live in the forest, wetland, and meadows of the Huntley Meadows Park! Sun, clouds, or rain, we go out every day!
 

6/17/2017

Boardwalk Astronomy Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8pm Sat
(12-Adult) What's new in the night sky? Join park naturalists as they take you on a tour of constellations, comets and other current events happening in the heavens above. Canceled in case of rain or other severe weather.
 

6/19/2017

Nature for Tiny Tots (24-42 mos) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Mon
Children and their parent learn about plants, animals, and their habitat through songs, crafts, and activities. Topics vary each class.
 

6/22/2017

Nature for Tiny Tots (24-42 mos) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Thu
Children and their parent learn about plants, animals, and their habitat through songs, crafts, and activities. Topics vary each class.
 

6/23/2017

Nature for Tiny Tots (24-42 mos) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Fri
Children and their parent learn about plants, animals, and their habitat through songs, crafts, and activities. Topics vary each class.
 

6/23/2017

Jr. Naturalist Explorers Club Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  4:30pm Fri
(5-12yrs.) Fill your curiosity of all things wild. Join us for naturalist-guided nature walks and discover the wildlife that live in the forest, wetland, and meadows of the Huntley Meadows Park! Sun, clouds, or rain, we go out every day!
 

6/24/2017

Evening Walk Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8pm Sat
(Adult) Join naturalist P.J. Dunn to hike the trails after dark as you look and listen for owls, beavers and other night animals.
 

7/1/2017

Evening Stroll Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8pm Sat
(6-Adult) A naturalist takes you on a relaxing stroll through the park at dusk to tour the woods and wetlands to watch and listen for beavers, owls and other nocturnal residents. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

7/3/2017

Nature for Tiny Tots (24-42 mos) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Mon
Children and their parent learn about plants, animals, and their habitat through songs, crafts, and activities. Topics vary each class.
 

7/5/2017

Nature for Tiny Tots (24-42 mos) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Wed
Children and their parent learn about plants, animals, and their habitat through songs, crafts, and activities. Topics vary each class.
 

7/7/2017

Safely See the Great American Eclipse Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  7pm Fri
(3-Adult) Come out to your local park and learn about the science behind eclipses what causes them and why they are so locally rare. We will teach you the many ways to safely view the eclipse from where ever you are on August 21st. Program attendees receive a free pair of solar viewing shades.
 

7/22/2017

Ancient Plants Sketch Hike Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
(13-Adult) Huntley's forests are home to certain plants whose ancestors have been with us since dinosaur times! Learn about the ferns, moss and their allies on a 1.5 mile hike (flat terrain) while keeping a complimentary field sketch book provided by Running Brooke Fund.
 

7/29/2017

Evening Walk Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8pm Sat
(Adult) Join naturalist P.J. Dunn to hike the trails after dark as you look and listen for owls, beavers and other night animals.
 

7/30/2017

How to Draw Your Dragon(fly) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  1pm Sun
Join naturalist/artist Margaret Wohler (illustrator for Huntley's own Dragonfly Guide!) to learn tips and techniques for drawing dragonflies and other insects you might find in the park.
 

8/12/2017

Evening Stroll Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8pm Sat
(6-Adult) A naturalist takes you on a relaxing stroll through the park at dusk to tour the woods and wetlands to watch and listen for beavers, owls and other nocturnal residents. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

8/12/2017

Boardwalk Astronomy Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8pm Sat
(12-Adult) What's new in the night sky? Join park naturalists as they take you on a tour of constellations, comets and other current events happening in the heavens above. Canceled in case of rain or other severe weather.
 

8/21/2017

Nature for Tiny Tots (24-42 mos) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Mon
Children and their parent learn about plants, animals, and their habitat through songs, crafts, and activities. Topics vary each class.
 

8/23/2017

Nature for Tiny Tots (24-42 mos) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Wed
Children and their parent learn about plants, animals, and their habitat through songs, crafts, and activities. Topics vary each class.
 

8/24/2017

Nature for Tiny Tots (24-42 mos) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Thu
Children and their parent learn about plants, animals, and their habitat through songs, crafts, and activities. Topics vary each class.
 

8/26/2017

Evening Walk Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8pm Sat
(Adult) Join naturalist P.J. Dunn to hike the trails after dark as you look and listen for owls, beavers and other night animals.