Birding Basics

Whether you’re casually taking note of your surroundings or traveling the nation in search of birds to add to your checklist, people of all ages can enjoy identifying birds by sight and sound. Join us to learn the basics of bird watching…how to use...

Meet Your Camera – Photography Basics

We are excited to bring you a series of nature photography programs later this year! When these programs begin, we want you to be confident in the basics of photography. Sometimes the most challenging part of getting started in photography is figuring out how to use...

Winter Animal Signs

It may be cold outside, but the woods is still teeming with life! Certified volunteer naturalist, Leann Whyte, will guide us along the trails to search for signs of animals that are active this time of year. Dress for the weather. Please meet in the parking lot near...

For the Birds – Creating a feather-friendly yard

Birds are a joy to observe in action! They are also a segment of wild animals that humans can directly impact by creating a habitat oasis. Our Education Program Coordinator, Jennifer White, will share ideas, resources and information on how to best serve our feathered...

Winter Wildlife Walk

Join us for a leisurely morning walk to look for and learn about the winter strategies of the wildlife at Seneca Ponds Park. We may find evidence of wildlife activity or even see some of the wild residents in action! Owlet Adventures Inspired by our Portage Park...