It’s Party Time! You’re Invited to Celebrate at Silver Lake Nature Center!

A two-hour party includes: one theme-related party craft, indoor activities in case of bad weather, nature walk with theme-related activities, use of auditorium/pavilion, tables/chairs, kitchen, & restrooms. Party also includes a 1/2 hour for setup and a 1/2 hour for cleanup (in addition to the two-hour timeslot).

Fees: Member – $15/child; Non-member- $20/child. Fee includes one free adult per child. Additional adults are charged the per person fee.  (Two b-day parents/guardians are not charged.)

Minimum # of Participants: 12  ~  Maximum # of Participants: 20

For more information on scheduling a Birthday Party, please contact PattiAnn Cutter at or 267-880-5022.

Timeslots for Birthday Parties are available on Tuesdays through Saturdays.


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Themes Include:

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Butterflies and Moths

From egg to butterfly,
See how they grow,
Discover where they go when there’s snow.

Itsy Bitsy Spiders

Little Miss Muffet’s spider,
Itsy Bitsy and Charlotte, too
This party will have lots to do.

The Frog Prince

Explore his Water Kingdom,
Hop, jump, and have some fun,
This party will be “ribit”ing for everyone.

Insect Inspection

Insect hunt fun,
Meet them as they,
Fly, wiggle, or run.

Damsels and Dragons

Explore the Water Kingdom
With dip net and pan in hand
Meet the citizens of “pond land”

Dinosaurs & Cousins:

Hunt for dinosaur homes, Discover their tracks or bones Meet their reptilian relatives.

Tracks and Scat

Animals are there even if you do not see
A detective is what you will be
You’ll hunt for clues to see who’s there
Find their tracks, scat, or a piece of hair

Parties for Older Children and Grown Ups Too!



Night Hike Party

Night time creatures are the Themes. Bats, Frogs, or Owls & their “Screams!” With a campfire & a marshmallow roast, this is the party of which they’ll boast. (This party is for children turning 6 years old or older.)
Member: $20/person; Non-member: $25/person
Minimum # of participants: 12

Fee includes one free adult per child. Additional adults are charged the per person fee. (Two b-day parents/guardians are not charged.)

Please note for all parties scheduled: A deposit of $100.00 is required to secure date. Balance to be paid on day of party. No refund of deposit unless party is cancelled by SLNC.