All programs through April 1st have been cancelled due to concerns surrounding COVID-19. Please continue to enjoy our 33-acre property including our trails and outdoor animal exhibits!

April

Sunday, April 5th, 11:00am-3:00pm
*CANCELED* Great Green Eggstravaganza
This event has been canceled. Follow the link above for more information and refund policy.

Monday, April 6–Friday, April 10, 9:30am-1:30pm
Spring Nature Experience Camp (K-1)
Come explore the wonders of nature in spring! Together we will unveil some of the incredible secrets of the wild world. Children will gain confidence and comfort in being outdoors, while having a great time and staying active. Each day of camp includes fun crafts, games, and outdoor adventures. Dress to go outside and get messy, but in case of inclement weather, the program will be held indoors. Children bring their own lunches each day; nutritious snacks will be provided.

Saturday, April 11th, 10:30am-11:30am
Feeding Fun
It’s mealtime for our animals! Come see what’s on the menu and learn how we keep our critters healthy.
Fee: Free for members; Non-members $8/person.

Saturday, April 18th, 10:30am-11:30am
Raptors of Westchester
Meet the Greenburgh Nature Center’s birds of prey with a naturalist and discover what makes these creatures the hunters of the sky. This event includes a visit to the outdoor bird aviary to feed our majestic Bald Eagles, Red Tailed Hawks, and Great Horned Owl.
Fee: $5 for members, $8 for non-members.

Saturday, April 25th, 9:00am-3:00pm
Earth Day Celebration
Celebrate 50 years of Earth Day with the Greenburgh Nature Center! Join us for a day of volunteer projects and a sustainable thrift shop. Opportunities to get your hands dirty include planting our gardens, removing invasives, clearing our trails, and more.
Fee: Free

Sunday, April 26th, 10:30am-11:30am
First Signs of Spring
Hibernation is over and Spring is here! Explore the trails with a naturalist and identify the different signs
of spring. Let’s see who is awake after a long winter’s nap and how they welcome Spring.
Fee: $5 for members, $8 for non-members.

May

Saturday, May 2nd, 10:30am-11:30am
Coming Home
Many animals brace themselves for winter by traveling to warmer areas; it’s time to come home! Migrate over to the nature center to celebrate spring by meeting some animals and learning how they are preparing for the warmer season. We will also head outside to give a warm welcome to our seasonal visitors!
Fee: $5 for members, $8 for non-members.

Sunday, May 3rd, 10:30am-11:30am
Creatures of Woodfrog Pond
Explore Woodfrog Pond with a naturalist educator. The program starts with an indoor introduction of some of our local pond residents and concludes with a walk to our pond where kids will get a chance to dip nets to catch various pond creatures. Please dress accordingly for muddy pond exploration.
Fee: $5 for members, $8 for non-members.

Sunday, May 10th, 10:30am-11:30am
Mommy’s Lil’ Sprouts
Visit the Greenburgh Nature Center with your little ones to celebrate all things spring. We will gather in the Manor House to read a short story and meet some of our furry friends. Afterward, you’ll plant a variety of seeds to take home and nurture them as they grow.
Fee: $5 for members, $8 for non-members.

Saturday, May 16th, 10:30am-11:30am
Feeding Fun
It’s mealtime for our animals! Come see what’s on the menu and learn how we keep our critters healthy.
Fee: Free for members, $8 for non-members

Saturday, May 30th (Rain Date: May 31st), 11:00am-4:00pm
Spring Festival
Celebrate spring at the Nature Center. Join us for wellness activities like outdoor yoga, natural product vendors, food and beer vendors, live music, games, crafts, and more!
Fee: $8 for members, $12 for non-members

Sunday, May 31st, 10:30am-11:30am
Trees: Wonders of the Forest
Trees are often seen as ever-present, unchanging fixtures in our daily lives, but there is much more than meets the eye. Did you know trees can smell? They can talk to each other too! Come join a naturalist to learn about the secret lives of trees as we take a walk through our forest to discover how the communicate, fight off infestations, and shape our climate.
Fee: $5 for members, $8 for non-members.

Ongoing

Most Saturdays, 11:30am-12:15pm (Year-round)
Teaching Trails: Weekend Walks for All Ages
Join us on our community path for environmental education. This is a guided trail experience through our woodland forest. Our specially-trained “Trail Ninja” volunteers provide information on trees, plants, wildlife, and seasonal changes. Topics vary each week. An ideal way to get acquainted with our trail system.
Fee: Free

Wednesdays, 10:00am-11:00am (Year-round)
Mother Nature’s Storytime
Children, along with a parent or caregiver, will enjoy mornings at the Nature Center listening to a narration of nature-themed stories. These stories are brought to life through nature walks, live animals, and/or crafts. 
Fee: 6 week session- members: $50/child, non-members: $90/child
*Notice: Session 2 (February 26-April) is CANCELED due to health and safety concerns regarding COVID-19. See updates and details at the link above.