Published on January 20, 2021

Seasonal Outdoor Adventures for Families

Kids playing in the snow during a homeschool program at Arcadia in winter © Phil Doyle
© Phil Doyle

Winter is a fantastic time to explore the seasonal wonders of our local habitats!

Education Coordinator Lisa Hutchings will guide families with children ages 6-11 on the identification of creatures, provide small group challenges, and share her vast knowledge and joy of nature.

Sign up for one or all of these 2-hour educational, outdoor adventures! Joppa Flats will provide all field gear and equipment. 


Programs take place on Saturday afternoons. Locations are subject to change.

  • January 24 — Tracking Winter Wildlife at Rough Meadows Wildlife Sanctuary in Rowley
  • February 6 — In Search of Snowy Owls in Newburyport & vicinity
  • February 13 — Eagle Fest in Newburyport & vicinity

Cost & Registration

Preregistration is required for each session. Please note that this is not a drop-off program, and all children must be accompanied by at least one adult.

Members: $12/adult, $10/child • Nonmembers: $15/adult, $13/child

Register Today >