Recreation - Things to See and Do - Classroom Programs

Classroom Programs

Come learn about the island's ecology in a hands-on setting. All classes have a 24-hour Cancellation Policy. Please call (843) 768-6001 for a class schedule and reservations.

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Scales & Scutes

Times & days vary. Call for details.

Have you ever wondered what it's like to touch an alligator or pet a snake? If so, then Scales and 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. This session is 30 minutes long for ages 3-6 and $5/person. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Reptile Round-Up

Mondays & Fridays | 11am-12pm | Call for details and reservations.

Have you ever held a Corn Snake or a Yellow-Bellied Slider? Did you know alligator teeth are hollow and the Hognose Snake plays dead? This classroom program provides a hands-on experience with the Nature Center's alligator, snakes and turtles and is the perfect introduction for your youngest naturalist. This session is 1 hour and $7/person. Children must be accompanied by an adult.