Instructional

Here’s your opportunity to catch fireflies in a jar to observe their flickering light patterns! Meet Interpretive Naturalist Jeanne Henderson at the Visitor Center, and bring a flashlight. Ages: 9+, ......... more

  28th June 2017, 09:00 PM

You won't want to miss this opportunity to see resident and migratory birds up close, as birds are caught in mist nets and banded for the purpose of research. Join Mike Bishop, researcher and presiden ......... more

  29th June 2017, 08:00 AM

Join Wild Ones member Randy Kursinsky for a walk at Little Forks Conservancy's Forestview Preserve. We will hike about 2 miles to the river and back, looking for interesting plants, wildflowers and cr ......... more

  05th July 2017, 06:30 PM

A live and interactive show that demonstrates how to explore the sky using binoculars and telescopes. Planetarium Manager Mike Murray teaches you observing techniques to maximize the stargazing experi ......... more

  07th July 2017, 07:00 PM

Meet Interpretive Naturalist Michelle Fournier at CNC’s Canoe/Kayak Launch to explore what lives in the river. We’ll be turning over stones and using nets to get an up close view of the river's in ......... more

  08th July 2017, 01:00 PM

You won't want to miss this opportunity to see resident and migratory birds up close, as birds are caught in mist nets and banded for the purpose of research. Join Mike Bishop, researcher and presiden ......... more

  13th July 2017, 08:00 PM

You won't want to miss this opportunity to see resident and migratory birds up close, as birds are caught in mist nets and banded for the purpose of research. Join Mike Bishop, researcher and presiden ......... more

  20th July 2017, 08:00 AM

Our new seasonal sky show series hosted by David Bontekoe.

  21st July 2017, 07:00 PM

Delta College Professor of Astronomy Kevin Dehne gives a special presentation about the upcoming Total Eclipse of the Sun that will be visible in select parts of the United States in August of 2017. ......... more

  28th July 2017, 07:00 PM

“Journey to Mars” (Entering Grades 4-6). Explore life as an astronaut, traveling through space, and surviving on another planet. Students will learn how to navigate the night sky and find deep sky ......... more

  29th July 2017, 01:00 PM

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