4/25/2014

Family Nature Night Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  6:30pm Fri
Come discover your natural neighborhood and reconnect your family with nature. Seasonal topics will explore the many habitats and diverse wildllife of the park through activities, crafts, games and walks. Please call park for topic.
 

4/26/2014

Backyard Conservation Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  3:30pm Sat
Join a park naturalist to learn simple steps on how to improve your backyard's impact on the environment. Topics will vary seasonally, please call the park for details
 

4/27/2014

Birding for Beginners- Optics Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8am Sun
Interested in birding? We can get you started! Learn about the birds in the park and try out different optics. A park naturalist helps you sharpen your bird identification skills. Seasonal topics will be emphasized. Program begins in the parking lot.
 

5/3/2014

Sketches in Nature (9-13 yrs.) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Drawing can be an important part of keeping a nature journal. Join a park naturalist in our outdoor classroom to learn tips and techniques for adding sketches to your observations. Supply list will be emailed to registrants.
 

5/9/2014

Local Lore Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Fri
Travel with your family back in time. Explore the rich history of the Chesapeake region and the many cultures that have help create this diverse community of local ledgend through activities, crafts and walks. Topics are seasonal, please call park for more information.
 

5/10/2014

Nature Buddies Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  11am Sat
Parent and child will read a story, play games and take a walk to the wetland to look at real world examples of seasonal happenings. Accompanying adult does not pay.
 

5/13/2014

Storytime in the Forest Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Tue
Join us for a nature story, followed by a craft, outdoor exploration, and other activities.
 

5/13/2014

Storytime in the Forest Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  1:30pm Tue
Join us for a nature story, followed by a craft, outdoor exploration, and other activities.
 

5/30/2014

Family Nature Night Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  6:30pm Fri
Come discover your natural neighborhood and reconnect your family with nature. Seasonal topics will explore the many habitats and diverse wildllife of the park through activities, crafts, games and walks. Please call park for topic.
 

6/1/2014

Wetland in Bloom Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  1pm Sun
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.
 

6/14/2014

Nature Buddies Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  11am Sat
Parent and child will read a story, play games and take a walk to the wetland to look at real world examples of seasonal happenings. Accompanying adult does not pay.
 

6/14/2014

Backyard Conservation Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  3:30pm Sat
Join a park naturalist to learn simple steps on how to improve your backyard's impact on the environment. Topics will vary seasonally, please call the park for details