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Our goal is to provide educational and recreational opportunities for families in the Charlotte area to enjoy the great outdoors.

Upcoming events (4+)

National Trails Day Family Hike

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Celebrate National Trails Day with a hike at Reedy Creek Nature Preserve. Discover Nature and share gratitude for trails! Must be able to walk 2 miles on uneven terrain. Adult participation is required if under 18.
Must register in advance at http://apm.activecommunities.com/mecklenburgparks/Activity_Search/121836

Ages 5 and up
FREE
2-3:30pm

If you need an accommodation or modification, please contact Therapeutic and Inclusive Recreation Services at [masked].

Open Classroom - Fabulous Flowers

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Drop by the classroom at Reedy Creek Nature Center and discover fabulous flowers! Look at flowers under a microscope, discover different types of flowers, and create a flower craft. Adult participation required if under 18.
Must register in advance at http://apm.activecommunities.com/mecklenburgparks/Activity_Search/121821

All Ages
FREE
5:30-7:30pm

If you need an accommodation or modification, please contact Therapeutic and Inclusive Recreation Services at [masked].

Reedy Creek Reptiles

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Explore the variety of reptiles that call Reedy Creek home and what you can do to protect them! We will start with a look into the lives and different species before heading out on the trail to see if we can find any in their natural habitat. Our time will wrap up with a visit with one of our resident ambassador reptiles. Adult participation required if under 18.
Must register in advance at http://apm.activecommunities.com/mecklenburgparks/Activity_Search/121837

Ages 5 and up
FREE
2-3:30pm

If you need an accommodation or modification, please contact Therapeutic and Inclusive Recreation Services at [masked].

Saturday Crafternoon: Log Cabin Engineering

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Without nature we wouldn't have a place to live! Discover the history of homes and log cabins and engineer your own made out of sticks found here at Reedy Creek. Adult participation required if under 18. Choose a 30 minute time slot between 2-4pm.
Must register in advance at http://apm.activecommunities.com/mecklenburgparks/Activity_Search/121823

Ages 4 and up
FREE
2-4pm

If you need an accommodation or modification, please contact Therapeutic and Inclusive Recreation Services at [masked].

Past events (2,700)

Knee-High Naturalists: Nature Romp

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