animals

Create a Painting of Your Pet!

by on May 6, 2018

Ever wanted to learn how to paint a portrait of your pet? Here’s your chance! Our Paint Class offers the non artist a personalized pre-traced canvas of their pet (dog, cat, bird — you name it), 2 hours of instruction, art supplies and please bring your favorite snacks and drinks…

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Wild Animal Signs of the Woods

by on March 10, 2018

Wild Animals leave behind all types of signs that give us clues to their behaviors. During this expeditions, participants will learn how to examine animal signs and even how to make a plaster cast of a footprint to take home. All Ages Welcome! Cost is $3/person OR $2/person for Members…

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Tracking Wild Animals

by on September 23, 2017

Wild animals leave behind their footprints as they wander through Silver Lake Nature Preserve. During this expedition participants will learn how to track animals and even how to make a plaster cast of a footprint to take home with them. All ages welcome. Fee per person: $2 member; $3 non-member…

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Mercer County Wildlife Center’s LIVE Animals Presentation!

by on April 15, 2017

We will have some very special guests joining us today from the Mercer County Wildlife Center! Participants will have the opportunity to get to meet and learn all about some of the LIVE Mammals & Raptors that are local to this area. Click here to learn about the Mercer County Wildlife…

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Animal Tracks & Scat!

by on March 4, 2017

Animals are all around, even when we don't see them! Join us as we search the Preserve for animal signs & clues of who has been here. Families, individuals, all ages welcome! Fee per adventurer: $8 member; $10 non-member.

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Wild Animal Signs of Delhaas Woods

by on February 18, 2017

Wild animals leave behind their all types of signs that give us clues to their behaviors. During this expedition participants will learn how to examine animal sign and even how to make a plaster cast of a footprint to take home with them.  All ages welcome. Families, individuals, all ages…

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NEW!! Family-fun Series!! “Tracking Wild Animals!”

by on November 5, 2016

Wild animals leave behind their footprints as they wander through Silver Lake Nature Preserve. During this expedition participants will learn how to track animals and even how to make a plaster cast of a footprint to take home with them. All ages welcome. Families & individuals welcome! Fee per adventurer:…

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NEW!! Family-fun Series!! “Do Bears Hibernate?”

by on October 29, 2016

How do the wild animals of the Silver Lake Nature Preserve survive the harsh, cold season of winter? The answer to that question may surprise you! This adventure will take us deep into Delhaas woods to search for signs of animals preparing for winter. Families & individuals welcome! Fee per…

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