Looking for something entertaining and educational to do with your family?
Join us for one of our upcoming family programs.
Here at Butterfly Pavilion, we know that engaging families is vital to creating passion and inspiring nature conservation.
Nature Nerds Family Club helps families get nature back on their calendars with a fun, hands-on adventure each month at Butterfly Pavilion!
Interested in composting? Crawdad catching? Ever wanted to taste a bug? We’ve got the adventure for you! Workshops take place one weekend day per month from 10:30 am -12 pm.
Members: $6 Adults, $4 Children (2 – 12)
Non-members: $14 Adults, $6 Children (2 – 12).
Includes admission to Butterfly Pavilion
Sunday April 22: Party for the Planet Earth Day Cleanup -| 10:30am-12pm
No cost to register, but donations are gladly appreciated!
Join us for a morning of habitat restoration and get ready to get dirty to celebrate Earth Day! We will have snacks and drinks, just bring some gloves and clothes for outdoor adventure on what we hope to be beautiful spring weather. Let us know you are joining by registering here, but replace all required payment information with the code EARTHDAY.
If you do choose to make a donation, please enter in your desired donation amount and payment information in payment box. Thanks 🙂
Saturday May 12: Birds and Bugs Nature Hike – 10:30am-12pm
Grab a net and some binoculars as we head out to the trail to see what birds and bugs live right here on Big Dry Creek! We will identify species, catch and release some bugs, and end with some cool take home crafts to entice bugs and birds to visit your backyard!
Saturday June 9: Aquatic Adventure – 10:30am-12pm – in honor of World Oceans Day!
From crazy crawdads, to cool aquatic insects, Butterfly Pavilion’s streams are teeming with life! In honor of World Ocean’s Day, join us for some wet and wild exploration as we step into Big Dry Creek to see what bugs are hiding from fish under the rocks, catch and release crawdads, and even learn how to tie our own basic fly fishing ties!
- Pre-registration and pre-payment required. Nature Nerds Family Club workshops are best suited for families with children ages 4-10.
- 30 person maximum per program.
- Bringing a large group or have questions about ages? Call us at 720-974-1877 to see which tour can best accommodate you!
- Programs are not eligible for senior discounts. Children under 2 years old are free of admission, but content is not well suited for this age range.