Places to Go: Nature Fun in Spring


It's spring and a perfect time to get outside and explore our natural world!

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

Boone County:
Zion Nature Center will open in April and you can join them for animal adventures, raptor ID, and even a citizen science day! Find a great event and get exploring!
For more events and information, visit the event site.

Delaware County
Red-Tail Conservancy 
will host a spring wildflower celebration on April 28! Join them for this sure to be spectacular event.
For more information, visit the event page.

Franklin County
Brookville Lake:
Join the fun at Brookville Lake for Earth Day, April 20!
For more information, visit the events site.

Hamilton County
Cool Creek Nature Center 
is hosting spring break nature programs! Join them in celebrating spring.
For more information, visit the event site.

Conner Prairie always has a lot going on! Plan your visit to explore this park and get outside.
For more information, visit the event site.

Marion County:
Holliday Park: There is always lots to do at Holliday Park! Join them for a children's art show, a family creek stomp, and lots of other fun events!
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 has a lot going on this spring! Check out bird walks or learn about beavers.
For more informatin, visit the event page.

Monroe County
Monroe County Parks & Rec 
hosts after school programs Mondays and Wednesday. Check them out for a nature fix!
For more information, visit the event site.
 
Porter County:
Shirley Heinze Land Trust 
has scheduled winter hikes after the new year! Find a date that works 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.

Union County:
Whitewater Memorial State Park
 will host an egg hunt in April and lots of events at Welcome Back Weekend in May! Join them in some outdoor fun.
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 Earth Day events all April and start planning for summertime fun!
For more information visit the events page here.