Places to Go: Nature Fun in the Winter

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Winter may seem quieter, but there is still just as much to explore outside in this beautiful season!

Sorted by county, there's something for everyone this fall season!

Allen County:
Metea County Park and Allen County has events all year incluidng the upcoming fall season! Find one that works for you!
For more information, visit the event site.

Boone County:
Zion Nature Center has lots of events this fall! Learn about butterflies, fish, or take a walk with your dog on a "Tails on the Trails" event!
For more events and information, visit the event site.

Hamilton County
Cool Creek Nature Center 
has fun events lined up for this fall! Join them for family fun including story hours, Native American village tours, garden tours, and more!
For more information, visit the event site.

Conner Prairie always has a lot going on! Join in this fall for playtime on the prairie, a make and take event, and other great activities!
For more information, visit the event site.

Jackson County:
Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge
has events every month! Find one you want to check out - there's something for everyone.
For more information, visit the event site.

Marion County:
Eagle Creek Park
has lots of ways to engage with nature! Check out storytime on the resevoir or some bird presentations! Find something that works for you and find more information on their website.

Holliday Park: There is always lots to do at Holliday Park! Join them for a Beastly Brunch, Meet a Critter Monday, Family Night Friday Campfires or any of their other great family activities!
Find more information by visiting the event site here.

Indianapolis Zoo has great Saturday Science programs! Grab your family and come learn about what animals live in your backyard, polar bears, primates, and more! Or join the fun durning family overnight adventures!
For more information visit the program page.

Nina Mason Pulliam EcoLab at Marion Universtiy hosts weekly bird walks, or join them for a Pawpaw event or monarch tagging this fall!
For more information, visit the event page.
 
Porter County:
Shirley Heinze Land Trust 
has educational workshops, volunteer workdays, and a guided hike series. Find an event for you!
For more information, visit the site here.

St. Joseph County
Rum Village Nature Center
hosts Sunday programs and nature detectives! Find what program works for you and start exploring.
For more information, visit the activities page.

Tippecanoe County
Lilly Nature Center
is hosting "tinkergarten" this summer! These are outdoor classes where kids learn through play. 
For more information visit the site.

Vigo County:
Dobbs Park Nature Center in Terre Haute has lots of Saturday programming to get involved with our natural world. From learning about animals to craft time, find an event that works for you!
For more information visit the event site here.

Wayne County:
Cope Environmental Center has lots of programs and events for eveyrone! Join them for weekly playgroups and more each month!
For more information visit the events page here.