12/9/2016

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.
 

12/10/2016

Boardwalk Astronomy Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Sat
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.
 

12/15/2016

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.
 

12/17/2016

Nature for Tiny Tots (24-42 mos) 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.
 

1/14/2017

Winter Tree ID Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  1:30pm Sat
Do you know your sweet gum from your hickory? Come learn winter tree identification basics and go for a hike to practice new skills.
 

1/21/2017

Family Owl Outing Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  4:30pm Sat
Discover the secret world of owls! Learn what makes these raptors excellent predators of the night with a presentation followed by a hike on the trail to hopefully hear or spot one of Huntley's resident owls. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

1/22/2017

Birding for Beginners - Woodpeckers Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8am Sun
As they drum and drill on trees woodpeckers are seeking shelter, food or a mate. Learn about woodpecker biology and behavior, how to attract them to your yard and see if you can spot some of the seven species that can be found in the park at our feeders and on the trail.
 

1/28/2017

Evening Stroll Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Sat
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.
 

1/28/2017

Sketch Hike:Winter Trees and Landscapes Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Join park naturalist and artist Margaret Wohler for a hike and learn sketching techniques to enhance your observation skills.
 

2/4/2017

World Wetlands Day Celebration! Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  12pm Sat
Come celebrate the importance and beauty of wetlands! Learn why these unique ecosystems are significant to people, plants and animals. How was the Huntley Meadows wetland formed? What can we do to help protect these fading treasures? Join us for presentation and education stations, a guided wetland walk and crafts.
 

2/11/2017

Evening Walk Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  5:15pm Sat
Join naturalist P.J. Dunn to hike the trails after dark as you look and listen for owls, beavers and other night animals.
 

2/12/2017

Live Animal Lunchtime! Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  12pm Sun
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.
 

2/15/2017

Winter Wetlands and Forests Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  4:45pm Wed
Get out of the house and explore the park during one of the most beautiful times of year! Winter offers an exciting backdrop to environmental science studies. Learn how plants and animals adapt to the season through educational hikes, hands-on activities, journal-keeping, and games.
 

2/25/2017

Winter Birds and Feeder Workshop Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  12pm Sat
Join us to learn about the resilient birds that call Huntley Meadows Park and your backyard home during winter. Make your own pine cone bird feeder to take home and watch as your new friends visit. Learn how to identify winter birds through calls, games and activities. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

2/25/2017

Evening Woodcock Walk Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  5:30pm Sat
Take an evening stroll through the forest to one of the park's largest meadows. We'll listen for the call of the male woodcock and hopefully see his amazing courtship dance and flight. Bring a flashlight. Approximately 1.5 mile walk on uneven terrain. Canceled if rain.
 

2/25/2017

Sketch Hike:Winter Trees and Landscapes Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Join park naturalist and artist Margaret Wohler for a hike and learn sketching techniques to enhance your observation skills.
 

2/26/2017

Birding for Beginners: Winter Birds Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8am Sun
Interested in winter birding? Learn about winter birds in the park plus some basic identification skills. Program ends with an indoor discussion. Children ages 12 to 16 yrs must be accompanied by a registered adult.
 

3/4/2017

Family Woodcock Walk Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  5:30pm Sat
(8-Adult) Come for an evening walk through the woods to one of the park's large meadows. Listen for the call of the male woodcock and hopefully see his amazing courtship display and flight. Bring a flashlight. Approximately 1.5 mile walk on uneven terrain. Canceled if rain. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

3/4/2017

Winter Tree ID Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  12pm Sat
Do you know your sweet gum from your hickory? Come learn winter tree identification basics and go for a hike to practice new skills.
 

3/10/2017

Family Owl Outing Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  5:45pm Fri
Discover the secret world of owls! Learn what makes these raptors excellent predators of the night with a presentation followed by a hike on the trail to hopefully hear or spot one of Huntley's resident owls. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

3/11/2017

Festival of Owls Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  12pm Sat
Meet local live owls up close and personal! Learn how these raptors live, hunt, and survive. Touch real owl feathers and bones, dissect owl pellets and make an owl craft. Learn how you can help protect these illusive birds of the night. Optional additional cost to purchase an owl pellet to dissect with the aid of a naturalist.
 

3/11/2017

Evening Woodcock Walk Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  5:45pm Sat
Take an evening stroll through the forest to one of the park's largest meadows. We'll listen for the call of the male woodcock and hopefully see his amazing courtship dance and flight. Bring a flashlight. Approximately 1.5 mile walk on uneven terrain. Canceled if rain.
 

3/12/2017

Live Animal Lunchtime! Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  12pm Sun
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.
 

3/18/2017

Family Woodcock Walk Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  6:45pm Sat
(8-Adult) Come for an evening walk through the woods to one of the park's large meadows. Listen for the call of the male woodcock and hopefully see his amazing courtship display and flight. Bring a flashlight. Approximately 1.5 mile walk on uneven terrain. Canceled if rain. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.