Nature Nerds Family Club
Explore exciting nature topics with the whole family. Workshops typically take place the first Saturday of the month from 10:30 am - 12:00 pm.
Upcoming 2020 Workshops
Due to the COVID-19 closure, our April and May clubs have been cancelled.
Saturday June 6, 10:30-12 Crawdads & Creekwalks
It's summer and our streams are teeming with life! Prepare to get a little wet as we (safely) wade in big dry creek to look for aquatic insects, and find if there are any crawdads in our water feature!
Takeaway: Underwater viewer
*No nature club on July 4 – enjoy the holiday!*
Saturday August 1, 10:30-12: Butterflies at Chatfield Farms
Explore Butterfly Pavilion's native butterfly house at Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield! See the monarchs, painted ladies and other special plants and animals on a guided tour, then explore the farm for a fantastic summer morning.
Takeaway: Native flower seeds and butterfly guide
*Participants will meet offsite at DBG Chatfield - Transportation not provided.
Saturday September 5, 10:30-12: The Colors of Nature – Tie Dye Fun
See how many colors we can find in nature on a colorful hike and bring some white clothing items as we replicate these colors in a tie-dye extravaganza!
Takeaway: Tie dye clothing! (White bandannas will be provided, please feel free to bring other items for dyeing).
Saturday October 3, 10:30-12: Topic TBD
Saturday November 7, 10:30-12: Topic TBD
Saturday December 5, 10:30-12: Topic TBD
Members: $6 Adults, $4 Children (2 – 12)
Non-members: $14 Adults, $6 Children (2 – 12)
Includes admission to Butterfly Pavilion
- Pre-registration and pre-payment required. Nature Nerds Family Club workshops are best suited for families with children ages 4-10.
- 30 person maximum per program.
- Bringing a large group or have questions about ages? Call us at 720-974-1877 to see which tour can best accommodate you!
- Programs are not eligible for senior discounts. Children under 2 years old are free of admission, but content is not well suited for this age range.
Questions about an upcoming nature club? Email Marissa at email@example.com.