Two kids running in the snow. We all need nature—and nature needs you. Together, we can protect the wildlife and wild lands of Massachusetts for generations to come. Make a tax-deductible donation today.
Two kids running in the snow. We all need nature—and nature needs you. Together, we can protect the wildlife and wild lands of Massachusetts for generations to come. Make a tax-deductible donation today.
Meadow at Wachusett Meadow with tree on left and grass trail
Wachusett Meadow Wildlife Sanctuary, Princeton

Vacation Week at Wachusett Meadow

Need something to do during school vacation? Kids ages 5–12 can come to Wachusett Meadow and explore what is happening at the sanctuary seasonally! Sign up for single-day sessions or join us for the whole week!

Girl in pink snow gear sledding

February 

4-day session (Tuesday–Friday) • 9:00 am-3:00 pm

Come explore the sanctuary to find out what's happening in winter! We'll play games, hike, do craft activities, and learn more about plants, insects, and animals in winter.  

April

5-day session (Monday–Friday) • 9:00 am-3:00 pm

How does spring change the fields and forests? Who is awake or back from the south? What is moving in the trees? Are there insects around yet? We’ll play games, hike, do craft activities, and spend a lot of time outdoors.