Come explore what nature has in store at some of our most amazing wild places on the North Shore! Our engaging and experienced staff will introduce families to local forests, beaches, and wetlands to make observations in nature, identify wildlife, and enjoy hands-on science activities outdoors. Sign up for one, some, or all!
Joppa Flats will provide all field gear and equipment. This is not a drop-off class; all children must be accompanied by at least one adult. All adults are expected to participate in the program.
3/4: Sugaring & Transitioning into Spring at Ipswich River Wildlife Refuge, Topsfield MA
NEW LOCATION: 3/11: Tracks & Signs at Crane's Beach, Ipswich
4/1: Vernal Pools: Who's Laying Eggs? location to be determined...
4/8: Coastal Challenges on our Shore at Plum Island Beach, Newburyport
4/15: Welcome Back Birds! at Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Newbury
4/22: Estuary Experiments in the salt marsh at Joppa Flats Education Center, Newburyport
5/6: Tide Pools at Sandy Point State Reservation, Ipswich MA
5/13: Beavers at Beaver Pond Reservation, Merrimac MA
5/20: Horseshoe Crabs at Great Bay Discovery Center, Greenfield NH
6/3: River Ecology Cruise meets in Newburyport, additional fees apply
6/10: Pond Life at Camp Kent, Amesbury MA
Prior to the program, you will receive an email with information on where to meet, parking and facilities details, driving directions, and other guidelines. Dress for the weather and terrain.
Mass Audubon Cancellation Policy: If you wish to withdraw less than seven days prior to the program, refunds cannot be issued. If we cancel the program, you will be refunded in full.