continued April 27 and 28 Spring Wildflowers
Nature movie Monday for children
The Children's Room at Beaver Lake Nature Center becomes a movie theater for nature movies at 4:30 p.m. every Monday afternoon in March and April. Elementary-age children can come learn about the following topics with new friends, hear from a naturalist how the movie relates to Beaver Lake and enjoy some complimentary popcorn during the show. Please call the nature center to register before 3 p.m. the day of the show. Seating is limited. Free with nature center admission.
April 15 Energy is the Key (45 min.)
April 22 Ponds and Rivers (35 min.)
April 29 Beavers (30 min.)
Wood duck wanders
Beaver Lake Nature Center highlights a spectacular bird during the Wood duck wanders. A quiet guided walk at 7:30 a.m. Saturdays, April 20, may afford visitors the opportunity to see Wood Ducks, one of nature's finest offerings.
Field Guide series
Beaver Lake Nature Center's Field Guide Series offers an in-depth look into the natural history and identification of various local species with a different topic each week as listed below. These naturalist-led programs are held at 1:30 p.m. Thursdays: April 18 – Butterflies and Moths; May 2 – Spring Wildflowers; June 6 – Fish; and June 20 – Snakes. $5; registration required.
Live raptor presentation
Beaver Lake Nature Center welcomes Wild Wings, a rehabilitation and educational organization from Honeoye Falls, at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 20, for a live raptor presentation. This special opportunity will offer a close-up look at several live birds of prey including an owl, a falcon and a hawk. The birds' handlers will introduce the different types of raptors and how they are adapted to hunt and fly so skillfully. Tickets are $7 per person and should be purchased in advance.
Monday Morning Bird Walks