11/24/2017

Sunset Wagon Ride Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4:30pm Fri
(2-Adult) Enjoy the sunset as we look and listen for animals. Dusk is an active time for animals, so come aboard for this evening adventure! Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.
 

12/9/2017

Campfire Stories and Songs Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Sat
(4-Adult) Gather 'round the campfire for storytelling, traditional campfire songs and making s'mores. Meet a live animal highlighted in one of the stories. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. Canceled in case of rain.
 

12/14/2017

Sky-watching and Meteor Shower Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Thu
(4-Adult) Scheduled during the peak period of the meteor shower, we spend the early evening introducing you to the night sky, including meteors, planets and constellations. Bring a lawn chair and relax in the park picnic area, look for meteors and constellations and enjoy the evening with family and friends. A naturalist will be available throughout the evening to answer questions.
 

12/15/2017

Sunset Wagon Ride Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4:30pm Fri
(2-Adult) Enjoy the sunset as we look and listen for animals. Dusk is an active time for animals, so come aboard for this evening adventure! Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.
 

12/15/2017

Astronomy Festival Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Fri
(3-Adult) Enjoy activities including guided star gazing, looking through the telescope, and listening to ancient stories about the constellations round the campfire. Participate in other activities and games throughout the evening. Hot chocolate and snacks available for purchase. Canceled if raining or snowing.
 

12/23/2017

Astronomy Night at Riverbend Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Sat
(8-Adult) Meet at the Visitor Center to explore different astronomy topics then stick around for a campfire and roast marshmallows. Topics: 12/30 & 2/24 Comets and Meteors; 12/23 & 3/10 Moon Phases and Eclipses; 1/20 Tools and Tech to observe the sky; 2/10 Constellations and Star Charts.
 

12/26/2017

Beatrix Potter Tea Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  12pm Tue
(3-Adult) Learn about the famous author. Nibble on cupcakes and sip fruit punch or tea while enjoying stories about that precocious bunny family. Meet our own Sabrina and Blossom white tail rabbits. Learn what wild bunnies do in the winter. Make a bunny of your own to take home.
 

12/30/2017

Holiday Animal Winter Festival Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Sat
(3-Adult) While sipping hot chocolate, celebrate the season by learning about our wintering animals. Make holiday ornaments of animals to take home.
 

12/30/2017

Winter Wonderland Hike Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Sat
(Adults) Join us as we work off holiday calories with a quick hike in the park, followed by a relaxing series of meditation exercises. to find our inner winter calmness. Bring a mat.
 

12/30/2017

Astronomy Night at Riverbend Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Sat
(8-Adult) Meet at the Visitor Center to explore different astronomy topics then stick around for a campfire and roast marshmallows. Topics: 12/30 & 2/24 Comets and Meteors; 12/23 & 3/10 Moon Phases and Eclipses; 1/20 Tools and Tech to observe the sky; 2/10 Constellations and Star Charts.
 

1/5/2018

Winter Folk Tales & Music Campfire Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(3-Adult) Join us as we learn about winter folk tales and local winter wildlife. We take a wildlife hike, sing nature-themed campfire songs accompanied by a guitar, and eat s'mores around the fire.
 

1/6/2018

Winter Wonderland Hike Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Sat
(Adults) Join us as we work off holiday calories with a quick hike in the park, followed by a relaxing series of meditation exercises. to find our inner winter calmness. Bring a mat.
 

1/6/2018

Tree ID: Bark & Buds Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  1pm Sat
(14-Adult) You may know how to identify tree species in the spring, summer and fall. But how about when the leaves and fruit are gone? Join us as we flex our tree ID muscles this winter and get to know a different side of our local trees.
 

1/19/2018

Winter Folk Tales & Music Campfire Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(3-Adult) Join us as we learn about winter folk tales and local winter wildlife. We take a wildlife hike, sing nature-themed campfire songs accompanied by a guitar, and eat s'mores around the fire.
 

1/20/2018

Winter Wonderland Hike Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Sat
(Adults) Join us as we work off holiday calories with a quick hike in the park, followed by a relaxing series of meditation exercises. to find our inner winter calmness. Bring a mat.
 

1/20/2018

Astronomy Night at Riverbend Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Sat
(8-Adult) Meet at the Visitor Center to explore different astronomy topics then stick around for a campfire and roast marshmallows. Topics: 12/30 & 2/24 Comets and Meteors; 12/23 & 3/10 Moon Phases and Eclipses; 1/20 Tools and Tech to observe the sky; 2/10 Constellations and Star Charts.
 

1/23/2018

Beatrix Potter Tea Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  12pm Tue
(3-Adult) Learn about the famous author. Nibble on cupcakes and sip fruit punch or tea while enjoying stories about that precocious bunny family. Meet our own Sabrina and Blossom white tail rabbits. Learn what wild bunnies do in the winter. Make a bunny of your own to take home.
 

1/27/2018

Winter Wonderland Hike Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Sat
(Adults) Join us as we work off holiday calories with a quick hike in the park, followed by a relaxing series of meditation exercises. to find our inner winter calmness. Bring a mat.
 

1/27/2018

Tree ID: Bark & Buds Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  1pm Sat
(14-Adult) You may know how to identify tree species in the spring, summer and fall. But how about when the leaves and fruit are gone? Join us as we flex our tree ID muscles this winter and get to know a different side of our local trees.
 

1/31/2018

Once in a Blue Moon Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  5:30pm Wed
(3-Adult) Meet at the Visitor Center to observe the second and last supermoon of the year, a Blue Moon. Also get information on seeing tonight's total lunar eclipse.
 

2/2/2018

Winter Folk Tales & Music Campfire Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(3-Adult) Join us as we learn about winter folk tales and local winter wildlife. We take a wildlife hike, sing nature-themed campfire songs accompanied by a guitar, and eat s'mores around the fire.
 

2/3/2018

Winter Wonderland Hike Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Sat
(Adults) Join us as we work off holiday calories with a quick hike in the park, followed by a relaxing series of meditation exercises. to find our inner winter calmness. Bring a mat.
 

2/3/2018

Valentine's Day is for the Love Birds Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  1pm Sat
(3-Adult) Join us for a lovely time learning about birds in the park. We take a bird walk, make Valentine's bird crafts and watch a romantic bird-themed puppet show.
 

2/10/2018

Valentine's Day is for the Love Birds Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  1pm Sat
(3-Adult) Join us for a lovely time learning about birds in the park. We take a bird walk, make Valentine's bird crafts and watch a romantic bird-themed puppet show.
 

2/10/2018

Astronomy Night at Riverbend Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Sat
(8-Adult) Meet at the Visitor Center to explore different astronomy topics then stick around for a campfire and roast marshmallows. Topics: 12/30 & 2/24 Comets and Meteors; 12/23 & 3/10 Moon Phases and Eclipses; 1/20 Tools and Tech to observe the sky; 2/10 Constellations and Star Charts.
 

2/10/2018

Winter Wonderland Hike Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Sat
(Adults) Join us as we work off holiday calories with a quick hike in the park, followed by a relaxing series of meditation exercises. to find our inner winter calmness. Bring a mat.
 

2/14/2018

Valentine's Day is for the Love Birds Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  1pm Wed
(3-Adult) Join us for a lovely time learning about birds in the park. We take a bird walk, make Valentine's bird crafts and watch a romantic bird-themed puppet show.
 

2/16/2018

Winter Folk Tales & Music Campfire Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(3-Adult) Join us as we learn about winter folk tales and local winter wildlife. We take a wildlife hike, sing nature-themed campfire songs accompanied by a guitar, and eat s'mores around the fire.
 

2/17/2018

Tree ID: Bark & Buds Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  1pm Sat
(14-Adult) You may know how to identify tree species in the spring, summer and fall. But how about when the leaves and fruit are gone? Join us as we flex our tree ID muscles this winter and get to know a different side of our local trees.
 

2/23/2018

Winter Folk Tales & Music Campfire Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(3-Adult) Join us as we learn about winter folk tales and local winter wildlife. We take a wildlife hike, sing nature-themed campfire songs accompanied by a guitar, and eat s'mores around the fire.
 

2/24/2018

Winter Wonderland Hike Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Sat
(Adults) Join us as we work off holiday calories with a quick hike in the park, followed by a relaxing series of meditation exercises. to find our inner winter calmness. Bring a mat.
 

2/24/2018

Astronomy Night at Riverbend Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Sat
(8-Adult) Meet at the Visitor Center to explore different astronomy topics then stick around for a campfire and roast marshmallows. Topics: 12/30 & 2/24 Comets and Meteors; 12/23 & 3/10 Moon Phases and Eclipses; 1/20 Tools and Tech to observe the sky; 2/10 Constellations and Star Charts.
 

2/27/2018

Beatrix Potter Tea Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  12pm Tue
(3-Adult) Learn about the famous author. Nibble on cupcakes and sip fruit punch or tea while enjoying stories about that precocious bunny family. Meet our own Sabrina and Blossom white tail rabbits. Learn what wild bunnies do in the winter. Make a bunny of your own to take home.
 

3/3/2018

Winter Wonderland Hike Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Sat
(Adults) Join us as we work off holiday calories with a quick hike in the park, followed by a relaxing series of meditation exercises. to find our inner winter calmness. Bring a mat.
 

3/9/2018

Winter Folk Tales & Music Campfire Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(3-Adult) Join us as we learn about winter folk tales and local winter wildlife. We take a wildlife hike, sing nature-themed campfire songs accompanied by a guitar, and eat s'mores around the fire.
 

3/10/2018

Winter Wonderland Hike Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Sat
(Adults) Join us as we work off holiday calories with a quick hike in the park, followed by a relaxing series of meditation exercises. to find our inner winter calmness. Bring a mat.
 

3/10/2018

Astronomy Night at Riverbend Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Sat
(8-Adult) Meet at the Visitor Center to explore different astronomy topics then stick around for a campfire and roast marshmallows. Topics: 12/30 & 2/24 Comets and Meteors; 12/23 & 3/10 Moon Phases and Eclipses; 1/20 Tools and Tech to observe the sky; 2/10 Constellations and Star Charts.
 

3/10/2018

Tree ID: Bark & Buds Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  1pm Sat
(14-Adult) You may know how to identify tree species in the spring, summer and fall. But how about when the leaves and fruit are gone? Join us as we flex our tree ID muscles this winter and get to know a different side of our local trees.
 

3/20/2018

Beatrix Potter Tea Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  12pm Tue
(3-Adult) Learn about the famous author. Nibble on cupcakes and sip fruit punch or tea while enjoying stories about that precocious bunny family. Meet our own Sabrina and Blossom white tail rabbits. Learn what wild bunnies do in the winter. Make a bunny of your own to take home.