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Public Programs

May 2017- August 2017


Ranger Walk with FREE Native Seeds

Join our Education Ranger for a behind the scenes tour of the park. Learn insider facts, get a tour of our BRAND NEW Wetland Learning Lab and Kayak Launch, and get up close with our wetland wildlife.

FREE – Registration required: (757) 399-7487 ssumoski@elizabethriver.org

Date: 

Friday July 14 (2-3 PM)

 


 

Kayak Tours of Paradise Creek!

Join us for a guided tour of Paradise Creek Nature Park’s 11-acre wetland and Paradise Creek during a guided tour led by local outfitter Adventure Kayak Tours. Learn about the history of the park and river, wildlife supported by this vulnerable habitat, and more! First paddler to sign up earns a spot in our unique clear-bottom kayaks! All ages are welcome with parent permission and assistance, please call for questions.

$40 per person/$30 for members.

Limited spots available, please call (757) 399-7487 for details and reservation.
Registration for these events close 3-days prior to each event date.

Dates: 

Saturday May 27 (11-1 PM) Registration required by 5 pm Tuesday May 23th

Saturday June 24 (10-12 AM) Registration required by 5 pm Tuesday June 20th

Saturday July 8 (8-10 AM) Registration required by 5 pm Tuesday July 4th           

Saturday July 22 (8-10 AM) Registration required by 5 pm Tuesday July 18th

Saturday August 12 (1-3 PM) Registration required by 5 pm Tuesday August 8th

Saturday August 26 (1-3 PM) Registration required by 5 pm Tuesday August 22nd


Ranger Station

Stop by our Ranger station located at our brand new Dominion Wetland Learning Lab! We’ll be catching fish, crab, and shrimp in the wetland. Borrow binoculars to spy on birds, butterfly nets to catch insects, and field guides to identify trees and wildlife at the park. Come anytime during the hours listed for FREE hands on fun for all ages!

FREE – No Registration Required

Dates:

Friday June 23 (2-4 PM) 

Thursday July 6 (2-4 PM)

Friday August 18 (2-4 PM)