Age: All. Ideally we have freshly fallen snow for this evening moonlit hike. Under the bright sky, we’ll search for nocturnal animals, look for tracks, and simply enjoy a refreshing walk in nature. Sip hot cocoa after our adventure. Pre-registration required.Find out more »
Hey kids, there’s no school on Friday! Join us Thursday night for the Flashlight Egg Hunt! The Easter Bunny has left some special treats for us around the park and it’s your job to find them. Grab your flashlight and basket and head out to look for eggs filled with candy and toys. Find the “special egg” and redeem it for one of our fun prize baskets. Check-in starts at 8:15pm.Find out more »
Bundle up for a moonlit walk in nature and search for nocturnal animals, tracks, and discuss adaptations for winter conditions. Stay for hot cocoa after.Find out more »
Hey kids, there’s no school on Friday! Join us Thursday night for the Flashlight Egg Hunt! The Easter Bunny has left some special treats for us around the park and it’s your job to find them. Grab your flashlight and basket and head out to look for eggs filled with candy and toys. Find one of the “100 YEAR SPECIAL EGGS” and redeem it for one of our grand prize baskets. Please be sure to bring a basket, your own…Find out more »
Join us at sunset to search for hidden ghosts throughout Churchill Park. Successfully find the ghosts and answer a few nature trivia questions – win a Halloween goody bag. Please park at Churchill School and meet at the picnic tables near the gymnasium. Bring a flashlight. This is a non-scary event. Fee is per child. Adult accompaniment is required, as this is self-guided. For information on more events like this, check out our roundup of Halloween Events.Find out more »
Spend a Saturday morning volunteering in your parks and natural areas! Typical activities include clearing invasive plants, cleaning up trash, cutting and stacking brush, planting native plants and seeds, and maintaining trails. It’s some of the most important ecological work we can do, and we need your help to make it happen. Please bring your own work gloves and a water bottle. Email email@example.com if you have questions. Workdays are best for ages 8 & up. January 8 at Churchill Park, 271…Find out more »
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