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Spring Break Fun at Hays Nature Preserve

March 2, 2022 Click to view Spring Break Fun at Hays Nature Preserve

Spend some of your Spring Break in Huntsville enjoying nature at Hays Nature Preserve! Meet us at the pavilion on the natural playground at Hays Nature Preserve any time between 10:00am and 12:00pm to do a nature activity with us on Tuesday, March 15, Wednesday, March 16 and Thursday, March 17. Activities are free for kids of all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. All activities are offered while [more]

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Spring Break Fun at Hays Nature Preserve

March 2, 2022 Click to view Spring Break Fun at Hays Nature Preserve

Spend some of your Spring Break in Huntsville enjoying nature at Hays Nature Preserve! Meet us at the pavilion on the natural playground at Hays Nature Preserve any time between 10:00am and 12:00pm to do a nature activity with us on Tuesday, March 15, Wednesday, March 16 and Thursday, March 17. Activities are free for kids of all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. All activities are offered while [more]

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Spring Break Fun at Hays Nature Preserve

March 2, 2022 Click to view Spring Break Fun at Hays Nature Preserve

Spend some of your Spring Break in Huntsville enjoying nature at Hays Nature Preserve! Meet us at the pavilion on the natural playground at Hays Nature Preserve any time between 10:00am and 12:00pm to do a nature activity with us on Tuesday, March 15, Wednesday, March 16 and Thursday, March 17. Activities are free for kids of all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. All activities are offered while [more]

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Hike at Hays – Halloween Ecology

September 28, 2021 Click to view Hike at Hays – Halloween Ecology

Halloween features many organisms that are thought of as creepy, crawly, slimy, gross, or scary, but these forms of life are all very important to their ecosystem despite their spooky connotations. Hikers will learn about the organisms associated with Halloween like crows, cats, wolves, mushrooms, spiders, and bats, how these organisms fit into their unique ecologies, and what caused their associations with the end of harvest and Halloween. Hike at Hays with [more]

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Spooky Fun

October 20, 2021 Click to view Spooky Fun

Drop by the pavilion on the natural playground at Hays Nature Preserve for a FREE spider-themed activity! Kids of all ages are welcome. All activities are while supplies last. Email katheleen.theriault@huntsvilleal.gov for more info.

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Shiitake Mushroom Workshop – Registration Required

September 28, 2021 Click to view Shiitake Mushroom Workshop – Registration Required

Register for the free Shiitake Mushroom Workshop at Hays Nature Preserve on Wednesday, October 20 at 10am. Learn to inoculate a log with shiitake mushroom spores & take it home! This workshop will meet outside and will be taught by The Alabama Cooperative Extension System’s Rhonda Britton. Email to register: katheleen.theriault@huntsvilleal.gov. Registration is limited and REQUIRED. This workshop is planned for adults. Children with adults may observe.

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Fall Break Fun

September 28, 2021 Click to view Fall Break Fun

Enjoy the outdoors at Hays Nature Preserve during Fall Break! Join us at the pavilion on the natural playground from 10am-12pm on Tuesday, October 5 through Thursday, October 7. Drop in during the time to enjoy a different Fall themed craft and activity each day! Free for kids of all ages.

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Fall Break Fun

September 28, 2021 Click to view Fall Break Fun

Enjoy the outdoors at Hays Nature Preserve during Fall Break! Join us at the pavilion on the natural playground from 10am-12pm on Tuesday, October 5 through Thursday, October 7. Drop in during the time to enjoy a different Fall themed craft and activity each day! Free for kids of all ages.

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Hike at Hays – Bats

September 28, 2021 Click to view Hike at Hays – Bats

Bats are some of the most amazing mammals, being the only group that has the ability to truly fly. Join us at Hays Nature Preserve on Wednesday, October 6 at 10am as we learn more about these often misunderstood animals. We will discuss interesting facts like, how many species of bats there are and how many occur in Huntsville, what role do they play in the ecosystems around us and [more]

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Fall Break Fun

September 28, 2021 Click to view Fall Break Fun

Enjoy the outdoors at Hays Nature Preserve during Fall Break! Join us at the pavilion on the natural playground from 10am-12pm on Tuesday, October 5 through Thursday, October 7. Drop in during the time to enjoy a different Fall themed craft and activity each day! Free for kids of all ages.

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