Children and Family Programs

April 2024

Build Your Own Terrarium

Ages 12+ General Public: $60 per person CNC Members: $50 per person (Accompanying parent/adult required and admitted free) Terrariums are beautiful art pieces where your plant can thrive. Join CNC’s terrarium expert in this workshop where you will build your own terrarium complete with unique plants and glassware. Create your own world for plants to […]
21 Apr
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chattahoochee Nature Center
9135 Willeo Rd

Camera Class for Kids

Join photographer and teacher Brook Hewitt for a class where students will learn how cameras work and the basics of photography. We will also explore fun tricks and hacks as well as how to incorporate the elements of art and science into their photography while out on the grounds of the nature center. All gear […]
27 Apr
10:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Chattahoochee Nature Center
9135 Willeo Rd
May 2024

Mother’s Day Family Canoe Day

Celebrate Mom (or grandma) with this introduction to canoeing on Beaver Pond for first time paddlers, families with young kids, or adults coming back to the sport. CNC’s canoe guides will spend extra time going over paddling techniques and equipment, as well as lead races and games to practice. Admission to CNC is included so […]
12 May
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Chattahoochee Nature Center
9135 Willeo Rd

Pee Wee Naturalists

Tuesdays: March 12, April 9, May 14 | 9:45-11AM Expand your child’s knowledge about nature and make new friends. Explore CNC’s 127 acres with a CNC naturalist.  Get up close and personal with some of CNC’s wildlife with an informative wildlife presentation. Your child will leave the program with a new appreciation for nature in […]
14 May
9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Chattahoochee Nature Center
9135 Willeo Rd

Homeschool Naturalists

Tuesdays: March 12,  April 9, May 14 | 1:30-3PM This 3-class series welcomes elementary-age students to learn with us all around CNC’s 127 acres. The series includes live animal encounters, and rich lessons and activities led by a CNC Naturalist and encourages parent participation too! Your child will leave the program with a deeper understanding […]
14 May
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Chattahoochee Nature Center
9135 Willeo Rd

Family Night Hike

Fridays, April 5 & May 24 Come and explore the sights and sounds of the forest.  On the hike participants will keep their eyes and ears open for the calls of owls and maybe even spot some bats swooping down to feed on insects.  Your evening with CNC also includes an animal encounter and a […]
24 May
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Chattahoochee Nature Center
9135 Willeo Rd

Memorial Day Family Canoe Day

Take advantage of this day off with a relaxing paddle on CNC’s Beaver Pond for first time paddlers, families with young kids, or adults coming back to the sport. CNC’s canoe guides will spend extra time going over paddling techniques and equipment, as well as lead races and games to practice. Admission to CNC is […]
27 May
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Chattahoochee Nature Center
9135 Willeo Rd
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