Family in the Hill Forest

Age level: Ages 8+ Online registration required Put on your hiking boots and an extra pair of wool socks and join us for a brisk hike at the Hill Forest. Enjoy the undisturbed forest with your family on this scenic hike. Leader: Melissa Donahue

iSpy: Lichens

Drop by between 10 a.m.-noon Age level: All ages Registration not required Explore lichens when you drop by the Nature Center today.

7th Annual “Science Spectacular” Fundraiser for Shelby Bottoms Nature Center – Cancelled

Each winter and spring since 2014 Mr. Bond’s Science Guys have held free science shows at Shelby Bottoms Nature Center to raise funds for the nonprofit, promote upcoming science camps and to spark excitement about science in the community. Dates: January 4, February 1, March 7, April 4, and May 2, 2020. Time: 10 am …

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Santa and S’mores

Join Santa Claus for an afternoon around the campfire! Sip on hot cocoa and enjoy yummy s’mores. Bring your camera and capture your one of a kind photo with Santa! Dress warmly and bring your lawn chair or blanket. Bledsoe Creek State Park is located in Gallatin, TN.

Regarding the Weather

Age level: 6-12 year olds Online registration required NOAA meteorologists will be on hand to answer questions about rain, sleet, snow and wind at this program all about Nashville weather. Presenters: NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) Staff

Fall Star Party in Warner Park

Age level: All ages Online registration required Meet astronomers for another beautiful night under the stars (and planets too!). Leaders: Barnard-Seyfert Astronomical Society and Nature Center Staff and Volunteers