October Programs at Walnut Creek Wetland Center

News posted Oct. 05, 2017 - 10:54 am

In October we celebrate nocturnal animals of the wetlands. Visit our lobby to learn more about the spiders, bats and moths that call our area home. Walnut Creek Wetland Park is open every day except Monday, beginning at 10am Tuesday-Saturday, and 1pm on Sunday, and staying open until dusk each day.

For Preschoolers:

Swamp Romp: Spiders (Barcode#209271)
Saturday, October 14 11am-noon
Recommended ages 2-6 $3/child

Wee Wetland Walkers (FREE)
Ages Infant-up
Tuesday, October 10 11am-Noon (Barcode#209280)
Wednesday, October 25 11am-Noon (barcode #209281)

For Kids and Families:

Playing Out with the Elements: Leaf Man (Barcode #209296)
Ages 8-12 Free
Sunday, October 15 2-3:30

Family Naturalists Series: Nocturnal Nature (Barcode #209316)
Saturday, October 28 6:30pm-8:00pm
Ages 5 and up. $2 per person
(Adults are expected to register and participate with children)

For Developmentally Disabled Adults

Spider Walk (Barcode #209271)
Friday, October 13 11am-noon

For Adults

Intro to Rain Barrels and Rain Gardens (Barcode#209294)
Saturday, October 7 10am-12:30

Lifelong Learners: Nocturnal Animals (Barcode #209312)
Thursday, October 12 11am-noon
Fee: $1


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

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