Bird Walk

Bird Walk

May 25, 2019
7:00am – 10:00am

Novice and experienced birders will enjoy this guided 1-2 mile hike to look for the many species of birds that can be found on the field station. We will…

YHikes! Youth Nature Hike

YHikes! Youth Nature Hike

Jun 8, 2019
9:00am – 12:00pm

Join us for our monthly Saturday YHikes! (Youth Hikes). Children ages 6 and older are invited to come along as we explore the field station and learn about…

Bird Walk

Bird Walk

Jun 12, 2019
7:00am – 10:00am

Novice and experienced birders will enjoy this guided 1-2 mile hike to look for the many species of birds that can be found on the field station. We will…

Piedmont Polliwogs: Wee Birders- EVENT FULL

Piedmont Polliwogs: Wee Birders- EVENT FULL

Jun 12, 2019
10:00am – 11:30am

‘Piedmont Polliwogs’ is a free, monthly program for children ages 2-5 (accompanied by a parent/caregiver). Each program will include outdoor story…

Beetles of Virginia- EVENT FULL

Beetles of Virginia- EVENT FULL

Jun 15, 2019
7:30pm – 9:30pm

Join us for a program about beetles presented by entomologist and author, Dr. Art Evans. The presentation begins at 7:30 PM and will be immediately followed…

Young Scientists Summer Day Camp

Young Scientists Summer Day Camp

Jun 17, 2019 – Jun 22, 2019
9:00am

Ages: 15-18

Dates: June 17-22

Hours: 9am- 4pm

Fee: $225 per camper

At Young Scientists Camp, your child will explore and carry out a research…

Bird Walk

Bird Walk

Jun 22, 2019
7:00am – 10:00am

Novice and experienced birders will enjoy this guided 1-2 mile hike to look for the many species of birds that can be found on the field station. We will…

Natural History and Conservation of Virginia Moths

Natural History and Conservation of Virginia Moths

Jun 29, 2019
8:00pm – 10:30pm

This event will include a talk by Dr. Steve Roble consisting of basic information about moths, and then a summary of his agency’s efforts during the past…

Young Explorers Summer Day Camp- Week 1

Young Explorers Summer Day Camp- Week 1

Jul 8, 2019 – Jul 12, 2019
9:00am

Ages: 6-12

Dates: July 8-12

Hours: 9am – 4pm

Fee: $175 per camper

At Young Explorers Summer Camp, your child will explore our beautiful 900-acre…

Butterfly Identification Workshop & Walk

Butterfly Identification Workshop & Walk

Jul 13, 2019
9:00am – 12:00pm

Join Bob Blakney, local butterfly expert and author of Northern Virginia Butterflies and Skippers, to learn about springtime butterfly biology and identification….

Piedmont Polliwogs Half-Day Summer Camp

Piedmont Polliwogs Half-Day Summer Camp

Jul 15, 2019 – Jul 19, 2019
9:00am

Ages: 3-5 (accompanied by an adult caregiver)

Dates: July 15-19

Hours: 9am- 12pm

Fee: $95 per camper

During Piedmont Polliwogs camp, your early…

NABA Butterfly Count

NABA Butterfly Count

Jul 27, 2019
8:00am – 4:00pm

We look forward to hosting our 24th annual butterfly count and celebrating our 17th year in collaboration with the North American Butterfly Association….

Young Explorers Summer Day Camp- Week 2

Young Explorers Summer Day Camp- Week 2

Jul 29, 2019 – Aug 2, 2019
9:00am

Ages: 6-12

Dates: July 29 – August 2

Hours: 9am – 4pm

Fee: $175 per camper

At Young Explorers Summer Camp, your child will explore our beautiful…

Advanced Bird Banding Class

Advanced Bird Banding Class

Sep 15, 2019 – Sep 19, 2019
12:00pm

This class will be led by Danielle Kacshube from the Institute for Bird Populations and is intended for experienced bird banders. The morning field sessions…