• Second Saturday Bird Walk

    Feb 13th, 2016
    8:00am - 9:00am
    Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

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  • Scouting Workshop: Webelos: Earth Rocks!

    Feb 13th, 2016
    10:00am - Noon
    Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

    Interested in earning a badge or looking for a fun nature-based activity for your group? Our badge workshops might be just what you need. Each two hour workshop is specifically geared to meet the requirements for the listed organization’s badge, but they are open to any interested groups. Dates offered: September through May, as scheduled. Preregistration required. 

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  • Zip Line Day

    Feb 13th, 2016
    1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

    Soar through the treetops of the Heard Wildlife Sanctuary as you travel down the Ropes Course's zip line! Purchase one ticket for each time you would like to go down the zip line. $12 per person. Preregistration required. For ages 10+; see ropes course program information page for information on size requirements.

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  • Scouting Workshop: Webelos: Into the Wild

    Feb 13th, 2016
    2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

    Interested in earning a badge or looking for a fun nature-based activity for your group? Our badge workshops might be just what you need. Each two hour workshop is specifically geared to meet the requirements for the listed organization’s badge, but they are open to any interested groups. Dates offered: September through May, as scheduled. Preregistration required. 

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  • Museum Open Special Hours 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.

    Feb 15th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary
    The museum is typically closed on Mondays; however, on this Monday, the museum will be open from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Guests will not be granted entry after 4 p.m.
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  • Guided Trail

    Feb 20th, 2016
    10:00am - Noon
    Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

    Experience the ecology, geology, flora and fauna of the Heard Sanctuary. Led by our trained guides, your group will spend 45-60 minutes hiking our unique landscape. More info

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  • Scouting Workshop: Webelos: Into the Woods

    Feb 20th, 2016
    2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

    Interested in earning a badge or looking for a fun nature-based activity for your group? Our badge workshops might be just what you need. Each two hour workshop is specifically geared to meet the requirements for the listed organization’s badge, but they are open to any interested groups. Dates offered: September through May, as scheduled. Preregistration required. 

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  • Family Canoe Try-It

    Mar 5th, 2016
    1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary
    Give canoeing a try! No experience is necessary for this canoe program. All participants will be given an introduction to canoeing that includes basic strokes, boat safety, and flat water maneuvers. All canoe and safety equipment is also provided. Each canoe holds up to 3 people.

    Experience the amazing diversity in wetland vegetation and wildlife while learning about wetland ecology. After a safety and canoeing introduction, spend about 40 minutes on a guided trail around the Heard wetlands, followed by free paddle time to explore on your own.

    Preregistration required. Click here to preregister.

    Heard canoes are not available for personal use. Canoeing at the Heard is only available by reservation for groups or during pre-scheduled canoeing events.

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  • Museum Open Special Hours 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.

    Mar 7th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary
    The museum is typically closed on Mondays; however, on this Monday, the museum will be open from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Guests will not be granted entry after 4 p.m.
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