Saturday, May 7, 2016
Take one of our Reptile classes and learn about these amazing creatures. Leave your fears at the door but bring a camera to capture these moments of a lifetime!
Mondays & Fridays, call for times
Have you ever held a corn snake or a yellow-bellied slider? Did you know alligator teeth are hollow, or how many teeth they have? Do you know the difference between a venomous and non-venomous snake, or between a male and female turtle? From snakes to gators to turtles, we've got them all! This classroom program provides a hands-on experience with the Nature Center's alligators, snakes, and turtles, and is the perfect reptile introduction for your budding Naturalist. Learn the facts about these age-old creatures with hands on experience, perfect for those older children ready to take their knowledge to the next step.
Ages 7 & older. Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult. $7 per person, reservations required. Duration: 1hr
Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, times vary, additional holiday classes may be available- Call for details and reservations.
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to touch an alligator or pet a snake? If so, then Scales & Scutes is the place for you and your young explorer (who has to touch everything!). This short program will focus on the senses and allow your youngest naturalist to get hands on experience with our native wildlife. Get up close for this unique show and tell.
Children must be accompanied by an adult. Ages 3-6. $5 per person. Duration: 30 min.
Admission Details: $5-$7/person