Upcoming Programs at Walnut Creek Wetland Center

News posted Nov. 30, 2018 - 11:00 am
Nature Programs

Come visit a diverse ecosystem and discover your local wetland at Walnut Creek Wetland Park!

Check out upcoming nature programs below. For more information, call the park office at 919-996-2760.

You can register for any Nature Program online using RecLink. Courses can be found easily in RecLink by searching the unique course "registration barcode" listed below.

Guided Nature Walks for Developmentally Disabled Adults
Thursday, Nov. 1, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
In this casual class, we will learn about mammals through hands-on learning. Class includes a guided walk along our wheel-chair-friendly greenway with one of our naturalists. Please register at least 4 days in advance. Program is FREE. Registration barcode is #226776.

Preschool Swamp Romp: Animals in Winter
Tuesday, Dec. 11, 11:00 a.m. - noon

Bring your budding naturalist to the park to learn about what animals in our area do during the winter. A craft, engaging activity or story and a guided greenway walk (weather permitting) through the wetland will awaken your preschooler’s sense of wonder. Ages 2-6 yrs. Please register at least 4 days in advance. Cost is $2. Registration barcode is #226759.

2018 Christmas Bird Count
Saturday, Dec. 15 7:00 a.m. - noon

Join members of the Wake County Audubon Society as we conduct our annual Christmas Bird Count. Last year's count included 51 different species of birds! We will stroll along the greenway looking and listening for birds for up to two miles at a slow pace, so come prepared to walk. Please bring your own binoculars if you have them, or you can borrow a pair from the center. Ages 12 and up. The program is FREE, but advanced registration is required. Registration barcode is #226765.


  • Walnut Creek Wetland Center
  • 950 Peterson Street
  • Raleigh, NC 27610

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