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Join our group to stay updated on all the current nature programs happening at Latta Plantation Nature Center in Huntersville, NC. We'll share free and low-cost programs for families with children ages 2 and up. We offer science classes, hiking clubs, outdoor adventure, nature exploration, summer day camp and more! Be sure to call the nature center at 980-314-1129 to sign up for any programs you want to attend.

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Crafty Critters (Ages 4-11) - $4

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Do you like to show off your artistic skills... or maybe just make a mess? Come and join your friends at the Nature Center as we explore the natural world through arts and crafts! Each session will feature a different theme and will have a w take-home craft for each participant. Child registration required; parent attendance required. To register you must call the nature center at[masked] or go online to: https://apm.activecommunities.com/mecklenburgparks/Activity_Search/crafty-critters/90848

Muddy Boots Hits the Road: Stream Restoration (Ages 10-15) - $10

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In this version of Latta's Muddy Boots program, we take to the road in search of other places and ways to explore the great outdoors. This month we will get a sneak peek of Reedy Creek Nature Preserve's newly restored stream ecosystem. We will get a chance to hike along rerouted trails and discover how one of the biggest stream restoration projects in the country will benefit this unique ecosystem. Pack a snack, plenty of water, and closed toe shoes that are comfortable for hiking. Ages 10 to 15 - $10 (Registration is required before the program start day) To register for the program call the nature center at[masked] or go online to: https://apm.activecommunities.com/mecklenburgparks/Activity_Search/muddy-boots-hits-the-road-stream-restoration/90869

Nature Scavenger Hunt - Free

Latta Plantation Nature Center

Get ready for a self-guided adventure. Work with your family to discover many hidden treasures found in the nature preserve. Stop by the nature center first to pick up your scavenger hunt and once done stop back by the nature center for prizes! All Ages - FREE To register you must call the nature center at[masked] or go online to:

Stream Science Hike (Ages 6 and older) - Free

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Hike with a naturalist on the Piedmont Prairie Trail to one of the many streams located in the nature preserve and discover the many critters that make the stream their home. Meet at Piedmont Prairie Trailhead at the North Canoe Launch Access Age 6 and older - FREE Registration is required for this program! To register for this program call the nature center at[masked] or go online: https://apm.activecommunities.com/mecklenburgparks/Activity_Search/stream-science-hike/90873

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Homeschool STEAM Day: Recycling (Ages 5-7) - $15

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