Saturday, Mar. 16
10 am – 1 pm
A native wildlife event on where animals live and how they build their homes, ranging from beaver dams to massive eagle nests.
Saturday, April 6, 9 am – 1 pm
Help clean up the Blue River by picking up trash along the banks and adjacent roads.
Sat., April 20, 10 am – 2 pm
Explore nature in the city and things you can do to support our planet.
Sunday, April 28,
10 am – 12 pm
Join an international competition to find and document plants and wildlife in cities across the globe.
Celebrate Your Birthday at Lakeside Nature Center!
Packages include a 2 ½-hour rental with
a 30-minute live animal presentation by a
Nature Center naturalist.
Hike with a Naturalist
Mother Nature Reads -Storytelling
Join Mother Nature for a fun morning of storytelling for children.
Fox Hollow Trail Work Day
Wednesday, March 13th, 2 to 4 pm
Will provide gloves if needed or can bring favorite pair of work gloves. Protective eye wear (sunglasses work) and insect repellant highly recommended as well as hydration.
Native Garden Work Day
Saturday, March 23rd, 9 to 11 am
Volunteers are welcome to join this native garden work day to plant, weed and deadhead the native gardens around Lakeside Nature Center.
Rehab and Release Program
After a brief visit to Lakeside’s rehabilitation hospital, these 3 red-shouldered hawklets were successfully renested and reunited with their parents. Please support our rehabilitation and release program with a gift.
Become a Friend of Lakeside Nature Center
Support the Nature Center with wildlife rehabilitation, events, educational programming, native garden and habitat creation/maintenance and much more.