Events Calendar
Kids Night Out: In Love with Nature

Kids Night Out: In Love with Nature

Friday February 10    
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Need an evening off? Join us for a Kids Night Out! This 3 hour drop off program includes dinner and an evening of fun for [...]
Valentine's Day Owl Prowl

Valentine's Day Owl Prowl

Tuesday February 14    
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Looking for something new this Valentine’s Day? The sparks will fly as you learn about owl breeding habits, meet Treehouse Wildlife Center’s ambassador owls, and [...]
Family Friendly Owl Prowl

Family Friendly Owl Prowl

Saturday February 18    
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Head to TNI after dark to discover whoooo lives in the woods! Meet Treehouse Wildlife Center’s ambassador owls, dissect owl pellets, and then take a [...]
Outdoor EDventure Day: World Wonders

Outdoor EDventure Day: World Wonders

Monday February 20    
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
This drop off program provides a single camp day for students when schools are closed. Morning snack is included in the program pricing. Spaces are [...]
Telescope Night

Telescope Night

Monday February 20    
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Have an old telescope laying around, but never use it?  Always wanted to look at the universe through a telescope, but don’t own one?  You [...]
Knee High Naturalists

Knee High Naturalists

Wednesday March 01    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Put on some boots and bring your sense of exploration. This program is designed for preschool aged children (3 – 5 years old) accompanied by [...]
Tiny Trekkers: 5 Senses

Tiny Trekkers: 5 Senses

Tuesday March 07    
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Tiny Trekkers is a once a week drop off program for ages 3 – 5. Preschoolers will explore our 450 acre preserve through hands-on experiences [...]
Discovery Nature Club: Wild Weather

Discovery Nature Club: Wild Weather

Tuesday March 07    
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Discovery Nature Club is an after school drop-off program for elementary students (1st – 5th grade). Students will meet bi-weekly to explore the preserve and [...]
Moonlight Hike

Moonlight Hike

Tuesday March 07    
8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
FULL MOON HIKE March 7th - 8pm Join us on a night hike through the woods. On the trails of the Mississippi Sanctuary and Olin [...]
Tiny Trekkers: 5 Senses

Tiny Trekkers: 5 Senses

Tuesday March 14    
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Tiny Trekkers is a once a week drop off program for ages 3 – 5. Preschoolers will explore our 450 acre preserve through hands-on experiences [...]
Field Guides: Hiking

Field Guides: Hiking

Tuesday March 14    
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Field Guides is a monthly after school drop-off program for middle and high school students. Students will be delving deep into various topics! $9/session for [...]
Family Discovery Day: Right on Target

Family Discovery Day: Right on Target

Saturday March 18    
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Learn to shoot an arrow on our archery range! Beginners welcome! Must be age 8 or older. All supplies and instruction provided by TNI. Limited [...]
Tiny Trekkers: 5 Senses

Tiny Trekkers: 5 Senses

Tuesday March 21    
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Tiny Trekkers is a once a week drop off program for ages 3 – 5. Preschoolers will explore our 450 acre preserve through hands-on experiences [...]
Wildflower Hike

Wildflower Hike

Tuesday March 21    
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Many of the flowers you’ll see in the spring are known as ephemerals due to their short-lived nature. Join one of our naturalists to identify [...]
Discovery Nature Club: Wild Weather

Discovery Nature Club: Wild Weather

Tuesday March 21    
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Discovery Nature Club is an after school drop-off program for elementary students (1st – 5th grade). Students will meet bi-weekly to explore the preserve and [...]
Telescope Night

Telescope Night

Tuesday March 21    
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Have an old telescope laying around, but never use it?  Always wanted to look at the universe through a telescope, but don’t own one?  You [...]
Kids Night Out: Kitchen Chemistry

Kids Night Out: Kitchen Chemistry

Friday March 24    
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Need an evening off? Join us for a Kids Night Out! This 3 hour drop off program includes dinner and an evening of fun for [...]
Tiny Trekkers: 5 Senses

Tiny Trekkers: 5 Senses

Tuesday March 28    
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Tiny Trekkers is a once a week drop off program for ages 3 – 5. Preschoolers will explore our 450 acre preserve through hands-on experiences [...]
Wildflower Hike

Wildflower Hike

Tuesday March 28    
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Many of the flowers you’ll see in the spring are known as ephemerals due to their short-lived nature. Join one of our naturalists to identify [...]
Hike-a-thon Packet Pickup

Hike-a-thon Packet Pickup

Saturday April 01    
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Register by 3/15/22 to receive a commemorative Hike-A-Thon T-shirt! Log miles to support The Nature Institute! This month-long fundraiser is all about hitting the trails, [...]