Youth Programs

Stories at the Lake

The first Thursday of every month, 4 to 5 pm, free event for kids!

Lake Katherine volunteer educator Nicole Snyder will host storytime, reading aloud from a nature-themed children’s book. Plus fun activities. No need to book in advance - just turn up.

Little Explorers

1 hour experience for 3 to 6 year old children together with their favorite adult.
$6 per child, pre-registration is required.

Have a heart for our bird friends

Children will learn the special function of bird’s beak.  Children will eat like a bird, tasting pasta (worms), raisins (insects) and sunflower seeds.  Children will also examine bird feathers and nests. A walk outside to look for birds, and a bird feeder project are included.

Program NumberDayDateTime
731 CancelledThursdayFebruary 13th 9:30 am
732FridayFebruary 14th 9:30 am
733SaturdayFebruary 15th 10:30 am


Turtles CANCELLED

We will look closely at the turtles in the nature center to see their similarities, and differences. Children will hold and help feed the turtles.

Program NumberDayDateTime
734ThursdayMarch 199:30 am
735FridayMarch 209:30 am
736SaturdayMarch 2110:30 am


Earth Day Celebration CANCELLED

In celebration of Earth Day we will show are love by picking up trash on our walk outdoors to help clean up Lake Katherine.  A gardening project will be planting lettuce in a bag to take home.

Program NumberDayDateTime
737Thursday
April 169:30 am
738Friday
April 17
9:30 am
739Saturday
April 18
10:30 am


Program Wavier

Download and fill out the Program Wavier (PDF).