8/29/2016

Nature for Tiny Tots 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.
 

8/31/2016

Nature for Tiny Tots 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.
 

8/31/2016

Summer Wagon Ride Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Wed
Kick back, relax and enjoy a ride through the wilds of Huntley Meadows Park on a 90-minute tractor ride to the wetland and back. Look for wildlife while learning about how staff maintains and manages its three different habitats. Get off for a snack at the wetland. Rides leave from the South Kings Highway entrance. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. Canceled if raining.
 

8/31/2016

Summer Wagon Ride Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Wed
Kick back, relax and enjoy a ride through the wilds of Huntley Meadows Park on a 90-minute tractor ride to the wetland and back. Look for wildlife while learning about how staff maintains and manages its three different habitats. Get off for a snack at the wetland. Rides leave from the South Kings Highway entrance. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. Canceled if raining.
 

9/3/2016

Sketch Hike: Wetlands Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Join Park artist and naturalist Margaret Wohler for a hike focusing on wetlands and learn techniques to ehnance your wetland observation and sketching skills.
 

9/10/2016

Wild Side Wagon Ride Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  2pm Sat
Take a 90-minute tractor ride with a park naturalist to parts of the wetland that are difficult to reach on foot. Look for animals in each of the three Huntley Meadows Habitats; meadow, forest, and wetland and about how park staff manages each area. Take a moment for refreshments while looking for wildflowers, birds, and dragonflies. Meet at 6901 South Kings Highway. Canceled if rain.
 

9/10/2016

Wild Side Wagon Ride Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Sat
Take a 90-minute tractor ride with a park naturalist to parts of the wetland that are difficult to reach on foot. Look for animals in each of the three Huntley Meadows Habitats; meadow, forest, and wetland and about how park staff manages each area. Take a moment for refreshments while looking for wildflowers, birds, and dragonflies. Meet at 6901 South Kings Highway. Canceled if rain.
 

9/17/2016

Evening Walk Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  6:45pm Sat
Join naturalist PJ Dunn to hike the trails after dark, looking and listening for owls, beavers and other night animals.
 

9/18/2016

Birding for Beginners 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 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.
 

9/24/2016

Fall Wetland Plant ID Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Join a Park Naturalist on a walk through the wetland and put a name to the plant that has budded your interest. Learn how to identify the fall freshwater marsh plants of Huntley Meadows Park.
 

10/1/2016

Sketch Hike: Fall Wetland Flowers Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Join Park artist and naturalist Margaret Wohler for a hike to the wetland focusing on fall flowers and learn techniques to enhance your fall flower observation and sketching skills.
 

10/1/2016

Wild Side Wagon Ride Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  1:30pm Sat
Take a 90-minute tractor ride with a park naturalist to parts of the wetland that are difficult to reach on foot. Look for animals in each of the three Huntley Meadows Habitats; meadow, forest, and wetland and about how park staff manages each area. Take a moment for refreshments while looking for wildflowers, birds, and dragonflies. Meet at 6901 South Kings Highway. Canceled if rain.
 

10/1/2016

Wild Side Wagon Ride Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  3:30pm Sat
Take a 90-minute tractor ride with a park naturalist to parts of the wetland that are difficult to reach on foot. Look for animals in each of the three Huntley Meadows Habitats; meadow, forest, and wetland and about how park staff manages each area. Take a moment for refreshments while looking for wildflowers, birds, and dragonflies. Meet at 6901 South Kings Highway. Canceled if rain.
 

10/8/2016

Evening Stroll Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Sat
Come for a relaxing stroll through the park at dusk. A naturalist takes you on a tour of the woods and wetlands to watch and listen for beavers, owls and other nocturnal residents.
 

10/29/2016

Fall Wetland Plant ID Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  12pm Sat
Join a Park Naturalist on a walk through the wetland and put a name to the plant that has budded your interest. Learn how to identify the fall freshwater marsh plants of Huntley Meadows Park.
 

11/12/2016

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.
 

11/19/2016

Owl Outing Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  4:30pm Sat
These nocturnal raptors are pair-bonding and looking for nesting sites at this time of year. Prowl the park after dark to listen for and learn about our local owls, and possibly see a barred owl. Meet at the Visitor Center and dress for the weather and standing off trail.
 

12/3/2016

Owl Outing Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  4:30pm Sat
These nocturnal raptors are pair-bonding and looking for nesting sites at this time of year. Prowl the park after dark to listen for and learn about our local owls, and possibly see a barred owl. Meet at the Visitor Center and dress for the weather and standing off trail.
 

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.