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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+)

Family Nature Hour

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Bring the whole family to enjoy the outdoors. This week we will discover different types of rocks and see what kinds we can find at Reedy. Adult participation required if under 18. Must register in advance at http://apm.activecommunities.com/mecklenburgparks/Activity_Search/121000

All Ages
FREE
2-3pm

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

Eastway - Nature Homeschool

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During this program your child will explore nature in our parks, participate in team building activities, and engage in experiential learning with a different natural science topic every week. Ages 5-11. This is a drop off program. Parent participation not required. No walk-ins accepted. Pre-registration required. Meet in the Nature Room of Eastway Regional Recreation Center at 3150 Eastway Park Dr. Charlotte, NC. Must register in advance at http://apm.activecommunities.com/mecklenburgparks/Activity_Search/121055

Ages 5-11
$8 County resident
$10 Non-County resident
2-3:30pm

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

Eastway - Afterschool Club

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Explore the world of nature with crafts, games, and activities. We will investigate the natural world around us. Be prepared to go outside for hikes, games and more! Meet at the Nature Room of Eastway Regional Recreation Center at 3150 Eastway Park Dr. Charlotte, NC. This is a drop-off program. Must register in advance at http://apm.activecommunities.com/mecklenburgparks/Activity_Search/121060

Ages 6-11
Free
5-6pm

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

Open Classroom - Night Nature

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Drop by the classroom at Reedy Creek Nature Center and discover what happens at the nature preserve at night! Adult participation required if under 18. Must register in advance at http://apm.activecommunities.com/mecklenburgparks/Activity_Search/121551

All Ages
FREE
5:30-7:30pm

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

Past events (2,695)

Saturday Crafternoon: Build-a-Turtle

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