Programs and Events for all Ages

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Registration for Fall Programs begins August 9.

Family Night Walk - $5
What do the animals do at night? Find out on a naturalist-led exploration of the darkened trails of the Nature Center. Pre-registration is required.
Tuesday, Nov 11 (#10759), 7-9pm

Audubon Bird Walk - Free program
Whether you're a new birder or just want to sharpen your skills, join members of El Dorado Audubon for a morning walk through the Nature Center.
Sundays, Oct 12, Nov 9, 8am

CA Native Plant Sale
The Nature Center will be blooming with thousands of California native plants for sale. Your purchase benefits the Center and supports habitat restoration. Come early for the best selection.
Saturday, October 25, 9:30am-2pm
Current "Friends" members get in early at 9am.

"Howl"-oween Festival - $5
Join us for creepy crawlers and haunting hoots as you trick and treat your way through the darkened trails! Bring the family for a fun-filled night of exploration: Meet live animals, hear spooky stories, create a critter craft and do the monster mash! Don't forget to wear your howl-oween finest.
Tuesday, October 28 6-8:30pm
All ages - adult participation required.