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Special Events
The nature center offers special events each season. Join us for this wonderful opportunity.

Current Special Event:kids around pin oak

(All Ages: Families & Adults)
At: Maplewood Nature Center, 2659 7th St. E, Maplewood, MN 55119
Saturday, May 4, 1:00PM-3:00PM

Join us in a celebration of trees and all they do for us! 

  • Fun tree activities for kids and adults!

  • Visit with a live raptor and discover all the ways they depend on trees!

  • Complete the Tree Quest trail to win prizes for kids and adults. 

  • Master Gardeners and Tree Advisory Volunteers will be on hand to answer questions and demonstrate how to   properly plant a tree. 

  •  Meet Smokey the Bear, and learn about safe campfires.

  •  Build a birdfeeder from ELPIS to take home.

  •  Enter a drawing for a gift certificate to purchase a tree.

All for FREE!  Drop-in program no registration required.

Registration Information

A small fee is charged for most programs and must be prepaid to register. Most programs require pre-registration unless otherwise noted in program description. Free drop-in events do not require pre-registration.

Current Programs

To view the complete list of upcoming public programs from February through April 2014, click here. Nature programs are also listed in the Nature Center Events Calendar as a part of the whole city's events calendar.

Current Public Program Brochure