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Nov
11
Thu
Science Rocks! Mini Day-Off
Nov 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Day off? Get hands-on at Cedar Run! Join us for a full or half day of exciting science experiments, hikes, animal encounters and more!

1st-5th grade. Space is limited to 20 children per group. Children should dress for the weather and plan on spending the day entirely outdoors. Staying all day? Don’t forget to pack a lunch! Advanced registration required.

The day’s theme…Nature Detectives
AM Session, 9am-12pm: Macro (all things big!)
PM Session, 1-4pm: Micro (all things small!)

Pricing:
Single session – $24/non-member, $20/member.
Full day (9am-4pm) – $50/non-member, $42/member
**Please register each child separately.**

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Nov
13
Sat
Junior Night Hike
Nov 13 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

A night hike for the younger set!

This program is geared toward children pre-K through 2nd grade (with an adult), but older siblings are welcome to join too. Experience the refuge in an exciting way, at night! Enjoy a guided hike at night to visit nocturnal habitats that are home to owls, raccoons, opossums and other wildlife that emerge after dark. Be there as the ‘night shift’ awakens. Program begins at the Nature Center. 4:30-6:00pm. $10/non-member, $5/member. Advanced registration required. This program will fill up!

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Nov
19
Fri
Full Moon Night Hike
Nov 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Experience the refuge in an exciting way, at night! Enjoy a guided hike at night to visit nocturnal habitats that are home to owls, raccoons, opossums and other wildlife that emerge after dark. Be there as the ‘night shift’ awakens. Program begins at the Nature Center. Hike is approximately 1 mile. $15/adult, $10/child. Suitable for ages 8 and up. Advanced registration required.

$15 per adult
$10 per child
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Nov
24
Wed
Day Before Thanksgiving
Nov 24 all-day

Enjoy a special day of programs at the refuge. We will present Hunters of the Sky at 11am and 1pm. Kids can also make a special holiday craft inside the nature center. All ages welcome. Program included with the price of admission.

Give Thanks Work Day
Nov 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Dec
4
Sat
You and Me Preschool: Weekend Edition!
Dec 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for a fun and engaging program focused on a fun book. “Weekend Edition” will run once a month on the first Saturday of the month.

We will read, do a craft and head outside on an adventure about the month’s theme. 10-11am. Ages 3-5. $10/child with adult. Space is limited to 12 children.  Advanced registration required.

  • September’s Book: Senorita Mariposa by Ben Gundersheimer
  • October’s Book: A Seed is Sleepy by Dianna Hutts Aston and Sylvia Long
  • November’s Book: Time to Sleep by Denise Fleming
  • December’s Book: by Britta Teckentrup
  • January’s Book: Tiny, Perfect Things by M.H. Clark
  • February’s Book: TBD
  • March’s Book: Worm Weather by Jean Taft

NOTE: Sessions that are FULL, or cancelled due to low numbers, will be removed from the sign-up list.

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ADULTS ONLY! New Moon Night Hike
Dec 4 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Enjoy a guided hike under the darkness of the new moon to visit nocturnal habitats that are home to owls, raccoons, opossums and other wildlife that emerge after dark. 5:00-7:00pm. ADULTS ONLY! $15/person. Advanced registration required.

$15 per adult
$10 per child
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Dec
7
Tue
You and Me Preschool
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for a fun and engaging program focused on a fun book each month.

We will read, do a craft and head outside on an adventure about the month’s theme. 10-11am. Ages 3-5. $10/child with adult. Space is limited to 12 children.  Advanced registration required.

  • September’s Book: Senorita Mariposa by Ben Gundersheimer
  • October’s Book: A Seed is Sleepy by Dianna Hutts Aston and Sylvia Long
  • November’s Book: Time to Sleep by Denise Fleming
  • December’s Book: by Britta Teckentrup
  • January’s Book: Tiny, Perfect Things by M.H. Clark
  • February’s Book: TBD
  • March’s Book: Worm Weather by Jean Taft

NOTE: Sessions that are FULL, or cancelled due to low numbers, will be removed from the sign-up list.

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Dec
18
Sat
Family Night Hike
Dec 18 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Experience the Refuge in an exciting way, at night! Enjoy a guided hike under the light of the moon to visit nocturnal habitats that are home to owls, raccoons, opossums and other wildlife that emerge after dark. 4:30-6:00pm. All ages welcome. $15/non-member adult, $10/non-member child (ages 4-12), members and ages 3 and under free. 20 participants maximum. Advanced registration required.

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$15 per adult
$10 per child
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Members free
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Dec
21
Tue
Winter Solstice Evening
Dec 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

SPACE IS LIMITED!

Come join us in celebrating the Winter Solstice here at Cedar Run. The shortest day and longest night of the year hold many traditions in anticipation of the sun’s return. Celebrate with us by enjoying a campfire with marshmallow roasting, a story and by making a Winter Solstice lantern to bring the light home with you. A refuge resident will make an appearance too! Feel free to bring dinner to enjoy by the fire. All ages welcome. $15/non-member adult, $10/non-member child (ages 4-12), members and ages 3 and under free. Cost includes refuge admission and marshmallows.

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$15 per adult
$10 per child
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Jan
1
Sat
First Day Night Hike (adults only)
Jan 1 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Come celebrate the first day of 2022 with us!

First Day Hikes are part of a nationwide initiative led by America’s State Parks to encourage people to get outdoors. On New Year’s Day, hundreds of free, guided hikes will be organized in all 50 states.  Kids and adults all across America will be participating in First Day Hikes, getting their hearts pumping and enjoying the beauty of a state park.  Last year nearly 55,000 people rang in the New Year, collectively hiking over 133,000 miles throughout the country! Find out more here: https://www.stateparks.org/special-programs/first-day-hikes/

4:30-6:30pm. Adults only! $15/person. 20 participants maximum. Advanced registration required.

$15 per adult
$10 per child
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Jan
4
Tue
You and Me Preschool
Jan 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for a fun and engaging program focused on a fun book each month.

We will read, do a craft and head outside on an adventure about the month’s theme. 10-11am. Ages 3-5. $10/child with adult. Space is limited to 12 children.  Advanced registration required.

  • September’s Book: Senorita Mariposa by Ben Gundersheimer
  • October’s Book: A Seed is Sleepy by Dianna Hutts Aston and Sylvia Long
  • November’s Book: Time to Sleep by Denise Fleming
  • December’s Book: by Britta Teckentrup
  • January’s Book: Tiny, Perfect Things by M.H. Clark
  • February’s Book: TBD
  • March’s Book: Worm Weather by Jean Taft

NOTE: Sessions that are FULL, or cancelled due to low numbers, will be removed from the sign-up list.

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$ 10.00
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Jan
5
Wed
Homeschool Classes
Jan 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Our educators will help your child explore and discover the world around them through hands-on activities and outdoor adventures.
We have 2 great sessions for Nature Nuts (Ages 6-8) and Eco-Explorers (Ages 9-11).
Our Homeschool program is held once a month running September-June, with Wednesday or Thursday sessions available to choose from. Family Night Hike in December. *Please note that both dates each month are the same class, please only choose one session. Click to learn more!
Knee-High Naturalists
Jan 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Our educators will help you and your child explore nature through songs, crafts, and outdoor adventures. Geared towards ages 3-5 (with an adult).

Our Knee-High Naturalists program is held once a month running September-June, with Wednesday or Thursday sessions available to choose from. Family Night Hike in December. Click to learn more!

Homeschool Classes
Jan 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Our educators will help your child explore and discover the world around them through hands-on activities and outdoor adventures.
We have 2 great sessions for Nature Nuts (Ages 6-8) and Eco-Explorers (Ages 9-11).
Our Homeschool program is held once a month running September-June, with Wednesday or Thursday sessions available to choose from. Family Night Hike in December. *Please note that both dates each month are the same class, please only choose one session. Click to learn more!