Ogden Nature Center

The Ogden Nature Center is a 152-acre wildlife sanctuary and education center located in the heart of Ogden, Utah. We offer over 1.5 miles of trails with an observation tower, two treehouses, bird blinds and two beautiful green buildings. We offer the best in environmental education and nature study. We are also home to a wild bird care program. We are open Mon.-Fri. 9-5 and Sat. 9-4.

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SOLD OUT CAMP - Monsters & Myths

Community Classes in Nature From fear of the dark, to freaky flocks of birds to a porcupine's quills, campers ages 8-9 will explore the truth about nature's scary side and learn some of the myths and stories behind our fears. Crafts, games, adventures, and challenges make these camps perfect for campers who can only squeeze a single-day adventure into their busy summer. All camps include a tote bag and all materials for camp. No meals are provided in these camps. Member? Type in ONCMEMBER for a 10% camp discount. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Type of Event: Class. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Cost: $55. Contact: www.ogdennaturecenter.org. Monday, August 8, 2022, 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM.

SOLD OUT CAMP - Working With Wildlife

Community Classes in Nature So you want to work with animals? Spend a day with our wildlife specialist to get a taste of the future. Enjoy all the fun of camp along with real-world experience in this hands-on animal adventure. Get up close and personal with our resident birds as you learn what it takes to keep them happy and healthy. Try your hand at radio-tracking, food preparation and race your fellow campers in tying a proper falconer’s knot. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to get a sneak peek at wildlife care usually only available for volunteers over the age of 18. This camp is for ages 10-13. Crafts, games, adventures, and challenges make these camps perfect for campers who can only squeeze a single-day adventure into their busy summer. All camps include a tote bag and all materials for camp. No meals are provided in these camps.  Member? Type in ONCMEMBER for a 10% camp discount. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Teens. Type of Event: Class. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Cost: $55. Contact: www.ogdennaturecenter.org. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM.

SOLD OUT CAMP - I Spy Nature Edition

Community Classes in Nature Toddler Tracks camp Can you spot 5 birds, 4 bugs, 3 deer, 2 turtles, and 1 snake?  Discover the world of camouflage and learn why nature can be so hard to spot!  We’ll meet some animal friends who are experts at blending in, go on a scavenger hunt, and learn about the hidden world of nature through crafts and stories.  This two-hour toddler camp is designed for young children and one caregiver. This camp includes a tote bag filled with supplies and a storybook.  9am to 11am or 3pm to 5pm  $24 per child - one adult free of charge  Member? Type in ONCMEMBER for a 10% camp discount. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Type of Event: Class. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Cost: $24. Contact: www.ogdennaturecenter.org. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

CAMP - I Spy Nature Edition

Community Classes in Nature Toddler Tracks camp Can you spot 5 birds, 4 bugs, 3 deer, 2 turtles, and 1 snake?  Discover the world of camouflage and learn why nature can be so hard to spot!  We’ll meet some animal friends who are experts at blending in, go on a scavenger hunt, and learn about the hidden world of nature through crafts and stories.  This two-hour toddler camp is designed for young children and one caregiver. This camp includes a tote bag filled with supplies and a storybook.  9am to 11am or 3pm to 5pm  $24Member? Type in ONCMEMBER for a 10% camp discount. per child - one adult free of charge. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Type of Event: Class. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Cost: $24. Contact: www.ogdennaturecenter.org. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Wild Wednesday: Insect Safari!

Community Classes in Nature Insect Safari. Become an entomologist for a day as we learn all about insects. We will be using field guides, nets and bug boxes to catch and identify as many insects as we can. Program will highlight some scout requirements.  Meet in the Visitor’s Center.  Class begins promptly at 3:45. This 20 minute program led by a teacher/naturalist may be followed by free time on your own to further explore the Nature Center grounds. Please note that the trails and Visitor Center close by 5pm. Arts & Culture Categories: * CULTURAL. Audience: Children. Adults. Members. Teens. Type of Event: Class. Cost: Free for Ogden Nature Center Members. Adults $5.00 Child/Senior $3.50. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 3:45 PM – 4:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 West 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

SOLD OUT CAMP - Under the Microscope

Community Classes in Nature Creatures and critters that we can't normally see are the focus of this adventure in which campers will explore the mini worlds of soil, plants, ponds, and more. Using microscopes and hand lenses, games and crafts, campers will learn more about the creatures we can't see with the naked eye in this adventure for ages 8-9. Day camp for ages 8-9. Crafts, games, adventures, and challenges make these camps perfect for campers who can only squeeze a single-day adventure into their busy summer. All camps include a tote bag and all materials for camp. No meals are provided in these camps.  Member? Type in ONCMEMBER for a 10% camp discount. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Type of Event: Class. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Cost: $55. Contact: www.ogdennaturecenter.org. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM.

CAMP - Good Night Owl

Community Classes in Nature Toddler Tracks camp Whoo’s Awake? Me Too! Bring your little one to learn about owls, bats, moths, and other creatures who come out to play at night. Explore nighttime nature through hands-on activities, songs, games, a story and craft.  This two-hour toddler camp is designed for young children and one caregiver. This camp includes a tote bag filled with supplies and a storybook.  9am to 11am or 3pm to 5pm  $24 per child - one adult free of charge  Member? Type in ONCMEMBER for a 10% camp discount. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Type of Event: Educational. Class. Nature. Open House. Science. Cost: $24. Contact: www.ogdennaturecenter.org. Friday, August 12, 2022, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Farmer's Market

Booth at Farmer's Market. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM. 25th Street.

Animals A La Carte-Weber Valley Youth Center

Loved the program we did last year in August.   Price: $35 for A La Carte $100 for 2 birds $35 for 1 small animal Total: $170 Invoice emailed 7/6/22 Brenda. Contact: Janice Delgato. Price quoted: $170. Age Range: Teens. Presenter(s): Heidi. Monday, August 15, 2022, 12:30 PM – 1:15 PM. 1305 Depot Dr, Ogden, UT 84404.

Wasatch Audubon Annual Cookout/Picnic

Birding at Ogden Nature Center The Wasatch Audubon Society members will have their annual cookout/picnic on the Visitor Center back lawn. Bring your own meat for the grill and your own side dishes. The club will provide grills, soft drinks, water, utensils and napkins. Information: www.wasatchaudubon.org or call Susan, 801-388-4201 for details about the picnic. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Adults. Members. Type of Event: Class. Club. Educational. Meeting. Cost: Free. Contact: Jay Stretch (801) 721-9432 or jaystretch@comcast.net. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.wasatchaudubon.org.

Wild Wednesday: Seed Adventures!

Community Classes in Nature Seed Adventures. From hitchhiking on our shoes, being carried in the bellies of animals, and soaring through the wind, seeds go through quite an adventure to find new areas to grow. Explore the unseen, wild world of seeds as we play dispersal games and watch seeds move out in the wild. Please meet in the visitor center. Class begins promptly at 3:45. This 20 minute program led by a teacher/naturalist may be followed by free time on your own to further explore the Nature Center grounds. Please note that the trails and Visitor Center close by 5pm. Arts & Culture Categories: * CULTURAL. Audience: Children. Adults. Members. Teens. Type of Event: Class. Cost: Free for Ogden Nature Center Members. Adults $5.00 Child/Senior $3.50. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 3:45 PM – 4:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 West 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

VOLUNTEER RUN-Heritage Elementary Back To School Night

They asked for participants for free.  So I had parker find a volunteer.  We will bring artifacts for people to look at and touch and have bookmarks they can make and bring informational brochures. Contact: Nancy Jones. Price quoted: Free. Age Range: Families. Presenter(s): VOLUNTEER. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. 373 S 150 W, Ogden, UT 84404.

Farmer's Market

Booth at Farmer's Market. Saturday, August 20, 2022, 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM. 25th Street.

CANCELLED - Our House Assisted Living

Wants to call back to decide program.  Sarah ok'd this because she will do George Wahlen that afternoon and Heidi will do this program.   Called to cancel 8/2/2022 -Mandy. Contact: McKaylee Erickson. Age Range: Seniors. Presenter(s): Heidi. Monday, August 22, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Drumming in Nature

Community Classes in Nature Join performance artist Deja Mitchell against the beautiful backdrop of Ogden Nature Center as she teaches the basics of African drumming.  This class is designed to improve the health, wellbeing, and socialization of people 55 and older.  Participants will learn the basics of djembe drum technique. The class series culminates in a performance for friends and family.  No prior experience is needed.  Participants do not need to bring anything with them, but should dress comfortably to allow free movement.  Classes are progressive, so attending every class is recommended. Registration deadline 5 p.m. Aug. 23. Register online, www.ogdennaturecenter.org/education/community/programs $10 for members, $20 for non-members. Arts & Culture Categories: Dance. Audience: Adults. Type of Event: Class. Cost: $10/members; $20/nonmembers. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th St. Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

Wild Wednesday: Monarch Migration.

Community Classes in Nature Monarch Migration – These amazing butterflies have a fantastic lifecycle which includes a massive migration. Join us as we explore metamorphosis and migration of the monarch butterflies. Please meet in the visitor center. Class begins promptly at 3:45. This 20 minute program led by a teacher/naturalist may be followed by free time on your own to further explore the Nature Center grounds. Please note that the trails and Visitor Center close by 5pm. Arts & Culture Categories: * CULTURAL. Audience: Children. Adults. Members. Teens. Type of Event: Class. Cost: Free for Ogden Nature Center Members. Adults $5.00 Child/Senior $3.50. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 3:45 PM – 4:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 West 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

Farmer's Market

Booth at Farmer's Market. Saturday, August 27, 2022, 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM. 25th Street.

Drumming in Nature

Community Classes in Nature Join performance artist Deja Mitchell against the beautiful backdrop of Ogden Nature Center as she teaches the basics of African drumming.  This class is designed to improve the health, wellbeing, and socialization of people 55 and older.  Participants will learn the basics of djembe drum technique. The class series culminates in a performance for friends and family.  No prior experience is needed.  Participants do not need to bring anything with them, but should dress comfortably to allow free movement.  Classes are progressive, so attending every class is recommended. Registration deadline 5 p.m. Aug. 23. Register online, www.ogdennaturecenter.org/education/community/programs $10 for members, $20 for non-members. Arts & Culture Categories: Dance. Audience: Adults. Type of Event: Class. Cost: $10/members; $20/nonmembers. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, August 31, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th St. Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

Wild Wednesday: All About Amphibians!

Community Classes in Nature All About Amphibians. What’s the difference between a lizard and a salamander? Join an Ogden Nature Center teacher/naturist and an animal ambassador to find out as we dive into amphibian adaptations. Please meet in the Visitors Center. Class begins promptly at 3:45.  This 20 minute program led by a teacher/naturalist may be followed by free time on your own to further explore the Nature Center grounds. Please note that the trails and Visitor Center close by 5pm. Arts & Culture Categories: * CULTURAL. Audience: Children. Adults. Members. Teens. Type of Event: Class. Cost: Free for Ogden Nature Center Members. Adults $5.00 Child/Senior $3.50. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, August 31, 2022, 3:45 PM – 4:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 West 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

Farmer's Market

Booth at Farmer's Market. Saturday, September 3, 2022, 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM. 25th Street.

Photo Scavenger Hunt & Contest

Community Classes in Nature There are creatures hiding all over the Ogden Nature Center, and not all of them are real! Some are painted on the trees, stumps, and other spots near the bird mews and along Habitat Trail. Pick up a scavenger hunt sheet from the Visitor Center, hit the trails and see how many you can find. Upload a photo of one to social media and tag #ogdennatureccenter for entry in our Sept. 6 prize drawing. Scavenger hunt sheets will be available at the Visitor Services desk for $1/sheet. Regular admission applies. No registration necessary. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Type of Event: Activities. Competition. Nature. Outdoors. Cost: Regular Nature Center admission, plus $1/scavenger hunt sheet. Contact: 801-621-7595. Saturday, September 3, 2022, 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th St Ogden, UT 84404.

Closed for Labor Day

Center Hours Closed for Labor Day. Monday, September 5, 2022.

Drumming in Nature

Community Classes in Nature Join performance artist Deja Mitchell against the beautiful backdrop of Ogden Nature Center as she teaches the basics of African drumming.  This class is designed to improve the health, wellbeing, and socialization of people 55 and older.  Participants will learn the basics of djembe drum technique. The class series culminates in a performance for friends and family.  No prior experience is needed.  Participants do not need to bring anything with them, but should dress comfortably to allow free movement.  Classes are progressive, so attending every class is recommended. Registration deadline 5 p.m. Aug. 23. Register online, www.ogdennaturecenter.org/education/community/programs $10 for members, $20 for non-members. Arts & Culture Categories: Dance. Audience: Adults. Type of Event: Class. Cost: $10/members; $20/nonmembers. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, September 7, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th St. Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

Wild Wednesday: Curious Corvids:

Community Classes in Nature Curious Corvids. Join an Ogden Nature Center teacher/naturalist for a Wild Wednesday program focused on some of the smartest groups of birds in our world—the corvids! Corvids are birds like Jays, Crows, and Ravens. We will be observing one of the Ogden Nature Center resident corvids! Please meet in the Visitor Center. Class begins promptly at 3:45.  This 20 minute program led by a teacher/naturalist may be followed by free time on your own to further explore the Nature Center grounds. Please note that the trails and Visitor Center close by 5pm. Arts & Culture Categories: * CULTURAL. Audience: Children. Adults. Members. Teens. Type of Event: Class. Cost: Free for Ogden Nature Center Members. Adults $5.00 Child/Senior $3.50. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, September 7, 2022, 3:45 PM – 4:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 West 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

37th Annual Wildwoods Bash

Events at Ogden Nature Center The Ogden Nature Center presents the 37th annual Wildwoods Bash at our nature preserve located at 966 West 12th Street in Ogden from 5:00 to 8:30pm. This al fresco event includes a gourmet dinner, live music, and an auction of nature and outdoor inspired items.  All proceeds support Ogden Nature Center's mission to unite people with nature and nurture appreciation and stewardship of the environment.  Tickets are $100 per person or $1,200 for a table of 10. Friday, September 9, 2022, 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 West 12th Street Ogden, Utah.

Drumming in Nature

Community Classes in Nature Join performance artist Deja Mitchell against the beautiful backdrop of Ogden Nature Center as she teaches the basics of African drumming.  This class is designed to improve the health, wellbeing, and socialization of people 55 and older.  Participants will learn the basics of djembe drum technique. The class series culminates in a performance for friends and family.  No prior experience is needed.  Participants do not need to bring anything with them, but should dress comfortably to allow free movement.  Classes are progressive, so attending every class is recommended. Registration deadline 5 p.m. Aug. 23. Register online,  https://www.hisawyer.com/ogden-nature-center/schedules/activity-set/365399 $10 for members, $20 for non-members. Arts & Culture Categories: Dance. Audience: Adults. Type of Event: Class. Cost: $10/members; $20/nonmembers. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th St. Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

Wild Wednesday: Nature Friends!

Community Classes in Nature Bring a friend along or come alone and make new friends for this fun lesson on symbiotic relationships. Learn how different species help each other survive and thrive in nature. Please meet in the Visitor Center. Class begins promptly at 3:45.  This 20 minute program led by a teacher/naturalist may be followed by free time on your own to further explore the Nature Center grounds. Please note that the trails and Visitor Center close by 5pm. Arts & Culture Categories: * CULTURAL. Audience: Children. Adults. Members. Teens. Type of Event: Class. Cost: Free for Ogden Nature Center Members. Adults $5.00 Child/Senior $3.50. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 3:45 PM – 4:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 West 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

Ogden Nature Center Senior Stroll

Community Classes in Nature Back by popular demand, nature lovers age 55 and older can join a naturalist at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday mornings in September for an hour-long trail walk and nature talk. Dates Sept. 15, 22, 29. A different topic will be covered each week. Sign up for one session or get a discount if you sign up for all three. Members $6/$15 Nonmembers $8/$20. Pre-registration is required. If doing a single session, register by 5 p.m. the Tuesday before your desired session occurs. If doing all three, register by 5 p.m. Sept. 13. Register online,  https://www.hisawyer.com/ogden-nature-center/schedules/activity-set/366127. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Adults. Type of Event: Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Cost: Members $6/session or $15 if registering for all three; Nonmembers $8/session or $20 if registering for all three. Contact: 801-621-7595. Thursday, September 15, 2022, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th St. Ogden UT 84404. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

Kneehigh Naturalists - Things with Wings

Preschool Classes at Ogden Nature Center Bugs, birds, even some mammals and seeds have wings! We'll sing, play, and create a fun craft as we explore the world of Things with Wings in this hourlong program. Our preschool programs are designed for 3 - 5 year old children. Preschool admission price of $10 for members and $12 for non-member includes 1 child and 1 adult. Preschool groups of 5 or more children are $8 for a child/adult pair; teachers/aides are free with participating class. General admission fees will apply to any additional family members in attendance. A non-refundable deposit of 50% must be paid in advance to pre-register groups of 5 children or more. Pre-registration is required by all participants. Register online  https://www.hisawyer.com/ogden-nature-center/schedules/activity-set/365923. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Type of Event: Class. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Cost: $10 per ONC member adult/child pair; $12 for nonmember adult/child pair. Contact: 801-621-7595. Tuesday, September 20, 2022, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

Kneehigh Naturalists - Things with Wings

Preschool Classes at Ogden Nature Center Bugs, birds, even some mammals and seeds have wings! We'll sing, play, and create a fun craft as we explore the world of Things with Wings in this hourlong program. Our preschool programs are designed for 3 - 5 year old children. Preschool admission price of $10 for members and $12 for non-member includes 1 child and 1 adult. Preschool groups of 5 or more children are $8 for a child/adult pair; teachers/aides are free with participating class. General admission fees will apply to any additional family members in attendance. A non-refundable deposit of 50% must be paid in advance to pre-register groups of 5 children or more. Pre-registration is required by all participants. Register online,  https://www.hisawyer.com/ogden-nature-center/schedules/activity-set/365935. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Type of Event: Class. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Cost: $10 per ONC member adult/child pair; $12 for nonmember adult/child pair. Contact: 801-621-7595. Tuesday, September 20, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

Kneehigh Naturalists - Things with Wings

Preschool Classes at Ogden Nature Center Bugs, birds, even some mammals and seeds have wings! We'll sing, play, and create a fun craft as we explore the world of Things with Wings in this hourlong program. Our preschool programs are designed for 3 - 5 year old children. Preschool admission price of $10 for members and $12 for non-member includes 1 child and 1 adult. Preschool groups of 5 or more children are $8 for a child/adult pair; teachers/aides are free with participating class. General admission fees will apply to any additional family members in attendance. A non-refundable deposit of 50% must be paid in advance to pre-register groups of 5 children or more. Pre-registration is required by all participants. Register online,  https://www.hisawyer.com/ogden-nature-center/schedules/activity-set/365947. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Type of Event: Class. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Cost: $10 per ONC member adult/child pair; $12 for nonmember adult/child pair. Contact: 801-621-7595. Tuesday, September 20, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

VIRTUAL Wasatch Audubon Monthly Program

Birding at Ogden Nature Center The Audubon Society presents a different speaker or slide show every month. Please visit www.wasatchaudubon.org or call the Ogden Nature Center for details at 801-621-7595. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Adults. Members. Type of Event: Class. Club. Educational. Meeting. Cost: Free. Contact: Jay Stretch (801) 721-9432 or jaystretch@comcast.net. Tuesday, September 20, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.wasatchaudubon.org.

Kneehigh Naturalists - Things with Wings

Preschool Classes at Ogden Nature Center Bugs, birds, even some mammals and seeds have wings! We'll sing, play, and create a fun craft as we explore the world of Things with Wings in this hourlong program. Our preschool programs are designed for 3 - 5 year old children. Preschool admission price of $10 for members and $12 for non-member includes 1 child and 1 adult. Preschool groups of 5 or more children are $8 for a child/adult pair; teachers/aides are free with participating class. General admission fees will apply to any additional family members in attendance. A non-refundable deposit of 50% must be paid in advance to pre-register groups of 5 children or more. Register online, https://www.hisawyer.com/ogden-nature-center/schedules/activity-set/365949. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Type of Event: Class. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

Drumming in Nature

Community Classes in Nature Join performance artist Deja Mitchell against the beautiful backdrop of Ogden Nature Center as she teaches the basics of African drumming.  This class is designed to improve the health, wellbeing, and socialization of people 55 and older.  Participants will learn the basics of djembe drum technique. The class series culminates in a performance for friends and family.  No prior experience is needed.  Participants do not need to bring anything with them, but should dress comfortably to allow free movement.  Classes are progressive, so attending every class is recommended. Registration deadline 5 p.m. Aug. 23. Register online,  https://www.hisawyer.com/ogden-nature-center/schedules/activity-set/365399 $10 for members, $20 for non-members. Arts & Culture Categories: Dance. Audience: Adults. Type of Event: Class. Cost: $10/members; $20/nonmembers. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th St. Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

Kneehigh Naturalists - Things with Wings

Preschool Classes at Ogden Nature Center Bugs, birds, even some mammals and seeds have wings! We'll sing, play, and create a fun craft as we explore the world of Things with Wings in this hourlong program. Our preschool programs are designed for 3 - 5 year old children. Preschool admission price of $10 for members and $12 for non-member includes 1 child and 1 adult. Preschool groups of 5 or more children are $8 for a child/adult pair; teachers/aides are free with participating class. General admission fees will apply to any additional family members in attendance. A non-refundable deposit of 50% must be paid in advance to pre-register groups of 5 children or more. Pre-registration is required by all participants. Register online, https://www.hisawyer.com/ogden-nature-center/schedules/activity-set/365950. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Type of Event: Class. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

Wild Wednesday: Salmon Spawn!

Community Classes in Nature Salmon Spawn. Join a teacher/naturalist as we find out  more about these unique fish and their seasonal spawning. We will also introduce you to some local salmon sighting spots you can visit on your own. Please meet in the Visitor Center. Class begins promptly at 3:45.  This 20 minute program led by a teacher/naturalist may be followed by free time on your own to further explore the Nature Center grounds. Please note that the trails and Visitor Center close by 5pm. Arts & Culture Categories: * CULTURAL. Audience: Children. Adults. Members. Teens. Type of Event: Class. Cost: Free for Ogden Nature Center Members. Adults $5.00 Child/Senior $3.50. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 3:45 PM – 4:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 West 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

Ogden Nature Center Senior Stroll

Community Classes in Nature Back by popular demand, nature lovers age 55 and older can join a naturalist at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday mornings in September for an hour-long trail walk and nature talk. Dates Sept. 15, 22, 29. A different topic will be covered each week. Sign up for one session or get a discount if you sign up for all three. Members $6/$15 Nonmembers $8/$20. Pre-registration is required. If doing a single session, register by 5 p.m. the Tuesday before your desired session occurs. If doing all three, register by 5 p.m. Sept. 13. https://www.hisawyer.com/ogden-nature-center/schedules/activity-set/366127. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Adults. Type of Event: Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Cost: Members $6/session or $15 if registering for all three; Nonmembers $8/session or $20 if registering for all three. Contact: 801-621-7595. Thursday, September 22, 2022, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th St. Ogden UT 84404. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

Herbal Greens Natural Scarf-dyeing workshop

Community Classes in Nature Learn to use familiar herbs to create a beautiful silk scarf in green shades. This session for people 16 and older is taught by local artist Roxanne Vigos, of Sago Adornment. Participants will learn to mordant silk with alum and bundle-dye a silk scarf safely using an iron modifier. The result is a lovely creation in shades of green with dyes made from familiar plants. Cost, $65. Registration deadline is 4:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 19. Class size is limited. Register online  https://www.hisawyer.com/ogden-nature-center/schedules/activity-set/366139. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Teens. Adults. Type of Event: Class. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Cost: Cost, $65. Contact: 801-621-7595. Saturday, September 24, 2022, 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th St Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

Drumming in Nature

Community Classes in Nature Join performance artist Deja Mitchell against the beautiful backdrop of Ogden Nature Center as she teaches the basics of African drumming.  This class is designed to improve the health, wellbeing, and socialization of people 55 and older.  Participants will learn the basics of djembe drum technique. The class series culminates in a performance for friends and family.  No prior experience is needed.  Participants do not need to bring anything with them, but should dress comfortably to allow free movement.  Classes are progressive, so attending every class is recommended. Registration deadline 5 p.m. Aug. 23. Register online,  https://www.hisawyer.com/ogden-nature-center/schedules/activity-set/365399 $10 for members, $20 for non-members. Arts & Culture Categories: Dance. Audience: Adults. Type of Event: Class. Cost: $10/members; $20/nonmembers. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, September 28, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th St. Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

Wild Wednesday: Changing colors!

Community Classes in Nature Changing Colors. Are the trees changing color or just losing their green? This fun and informative program will teach you about photosynthesis and photoperiodism helping you understand why leaves change color. Please meet in the Visitor Center. Class begins promptly at 3:45.  This 20 minute program led by a teacher/naturalist may be followed by free time on your own to further explore the Nature Center grounds. Please note that the trails and Visitor Center close by 5pm. Arts & Culture Categories: * CULTURAL. Audience: Children. Adults. Members. Teens. Type of Event: Class. Cost: Free for Ogden Nature Center Members. Adults $5.00 Child/Senior $3.50. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, September 28, 2022, 3:45 PM – 4:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 West 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

Ogden Nature Center Senior Stroll

Community Classes in Nature Back by popular demand, nature lovers age 55 and older can join a naturalist at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday mornings in September for an hour-long trail walk and nature talk. Dates Sept. 15, 22, 29. A different topic will be covered each week. Sign up for one session or get a discount if you sign up for all three. Members $6/$15 Nonmembers $8/$20. Pre-registration is required. If doing a single session, register by 5 p.m. the Tuesday before your desired session occurs. If doing all three, register by 5 p.m. Sept. 13. https://www.hisawyer.com/ogden-nature-center/schedules/activity-set/366127. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Adults. Type of Event: Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Cost: Members $6/session or $15 if registering for all three; Nonmembers $8/session or $20 if registering for all three. Contact: 801-621-7595. Thursday, September 29, 2022, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th St. Ogden UT 84404. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

Cellphone Photography Workshop

Community Classes in Nature Join local events coordinator and artist Christina Miller for this fun session on tips and tricks to taking better photos with your cell phone, and then head out onto the trails as a group to practice what you’ve learned when the Nature Center is wearing its best colors. All participants must have their own cell phones. Ages 16 and up. Cost, $10/members, $14/nonmembers. Registration deadline Sept. 28. Register online, https://www.hisawyer.com/ogden-nature-center/schedules/activity-set/366150. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Teens. Adults. Type of Event: Class. Outdoors. Nature. Cost: Cost, $10/members, $14/nonmembers. Contact: 801-621-7595. Saturday, October 1, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Ogden nature Center 966 W. 12th St. Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

VIRTUAL Wasatch Audubon Board Meeting

Birding at Ogden Nature Center All members are welcome! Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Adults. Members. Type of Event: Class. Club. Educational. Meeting. Cost: Free. Contact: Jay Stretch (801) 721-9432 or jaystretch@comcast.net. Tuesday, October 4, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.wasatchaudubon.org.

Wild Wednesday: Poisonous and Venomous!

Community Classes in Nature Poisonous and Venomous. Some plants and animals have some pretty deadly defense mechanisms. Join us as we explore the difference between poisonous and venomous and learn about some amazing animal adaptations.  Please meet in the Visitor Center. Class begins promptly at 3:45.  This 20 minute program led by a teacher/naturalist may be followed by free time on your own to further explore the Nature Center grounds. Please note that the trails and Visitor Center close by 5pm. Arts & Culture Categories: * CULTURAL. Audience: Children. Adults. Members. Teens. Type of Event: Class. Cost: Free for Ogden Nature Center Members. Adults $5.00 Child/Senior $3.50. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, October 5, 2022, 3:45 PM – 4:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 West 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

Awesome Autumn Autographs

Community Classes in Nature Make a fun animal footprint craft, then take a scavenger hunt and hit the trails for a self-guided walk to find the signs that animals leave behind. All ages. Cost $3 members/ $8 nonmembers. Includes admission. Registration deadline Thursday, Oct. 6. Register online, https://www.hisawyer.com/ogden-nature-center/schedules/activity-set/366463. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Type of Event: Activities. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Cost: Cost $3 members/ $8 nonmembers. Contact: 801-621-7595. Saturday, October 8, 2022, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th St Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

Wild Wednesday: Spiders and Arachnids

Community Classes in Nature Spiders, mites, scorpions, oh my! Get up close and personal with a Nature Center arachnid and take a spider walk with an Ogden Nature Center teacher/naturalist in search of different species.  Please meet in the Visitor Center. Class begins promptly at 3:45.  This 20 minute program led by a teacher/naturalist may be followed by free time on your own to further explore the Nature Center grounds. Please note that the trails and Visitor Center close by 5pm. Arts & Culture Categories: * CULTURAL. Audience: Children. Adults. Members. Teens. Type of Event: Class. Cost: Free for Ogden Nature Center Members. Adults $5.00 Child/Senior $3.50. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, October 12, 2022, 3:45 PM – 4:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 West 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

Adult Campfire & Star Party Date Night

Community Classes in Nature Snuggle up with your date in this program for ages 21 and older that includes making a pudgy pie dinner  over the campfire and gazing at Jupiter and Saturn through a telescope while hearing some fantastic tales about the starry sky overhead. All food, water, and cider provided. Bring any other beverage you prefer. Cost, $55/couple for members and $65/couple for nonmembers. PLEASE note any food allergies when signing up. Registration deadline 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11. Register online, https://www.hisawyer.com/ogden-nature-center/schedules/activity-set/366463. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Adults. Type of Event: Activities. Educational. Entertainment. Nature. Outdoors. Cost: Cost, $55/couple for members and $65/couple for nonmembers. Contact: 801-621-7595. Friday, October 14, 2022, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th St Ogden, UT 84403. For more info visit www.hisawyer.com.

Kneehigh Naturalists - Things with Wings

Preschool Classes at Ogden Nature Center Bugs, birds, even some mammals and seeds have wings! We'll sing, play, and create a fun craft as we explore the world of Things with Wings in this hourlong program. Our preschool programs are designed for 3 - 5 year old children. Preschool admission price of $10 for members and $12 for non-member includes 1 child and 1 adult. Preschool groups of 5 or more children are $8 for a child/adult pair; teachers/aides are free with participating class. General admission fees will apply to any additional family members in attendance. A non-refundable deposit of 50% must be paid in advance to pre-register groups of 5 children or more. Pre-registration is required by all participants. Register online, www.ogdennaturecenter.org/education/community-programs. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Type of Event: Class. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Tuesday, October 18, 2022, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

Kneehigh Naturalists - Things with Wings

Preschool Classes at Ogden Nature Center Bugs, birds, even some mammals and seeds have wings! We'll sing, play, and create a fun craft as we explore the world of Things with Wings in this hourlong program. Our preschool programs are designed for 3 - 5 year old children. Preschool admission price of $10 for members and $12 for non-member includes 1 child and 1 adult. Preschool groups of 5 or more children are $8 for a child/adult pair; teachers/aides are free with participating class. General admission fees will apply to any additional family members in attendance. A non-refundable deposit of 50% must be paid in advance to pre-register groups of 5 children or more. Pre-registration is required by all participants. Register online, www.ogdennaturecenter.org/education/community-programs. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Type of Event: Class. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Tuesday, October 18, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

Kneehigh Naturalists - Things with Wings

Preschool Classes at Ogden Nature Center Bugs, birds, even some mammals and seeds have wings! We'll sing, play, and create a fun craft as we explore the world of Things with Wings in this hourlong program. Our preschool programs are designed for 3 - 5 year old children. Preschool admission price of $10 for members and $12 for non-member includes 1 child and 1 adult. Preschool groups of 5 or more children are $8 for a child/adult pair; teachers/aides are free with participating class. General admission fees will apply to any additional family members in attendance. A non-refundable deposit of 50% must be paid in advance to pre-register groups of 5 children or more. Pre-registration is required by all participants. Register online, www.ogdennaturecenter.org/education/community-programs. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Type of Event: Class. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Tuesday, October 18, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

VIRTUAL Wasatch Audubon Monthly Program

Birding at Ogden Nature Center The Audubon Society presents a different speaker or slide show every month. Please visit www.wasatchaudubon.org or call the Ogden Nature Center for details at 801-621-7595. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Adults. Members. Type of Event: Class. Club. Educational. Meeting. Cost: Free. Contact: Jay Stretch (801) 721-9432 or jaystretch@comcast.net. Tuesday, October 18, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404. For more info visit www.wasatchaudubon.org.

Kneehigh Naturalists - Things with Wings

Preschool Classes at Ogden Nature Center Bugs, birds, even some mammals and seeds have wings! We'll sing, play, and create a fun craft as we explore the world of Things with Wings in this hourlong program. Our preschool programs are designed for 3 - 5 year old children. Preschool admission price of $10 for members and $12 for non-member includes 1 child and 1 adult. Preschool groups of 5 or more children are $8 for a child/adult pair; teachers/aides are free with participating class. General admission fees will apply to any additional family members in attendance. A non-refundable deposit of 50% must be paid in advance to pre-register groups of 5 children or more. Pre-registration is required by all participants. Register online, www.ogdennaturecenter.org/education/community-programs. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Type of Event: Class. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Wednesday, October 19, 2022, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

Kneehigh Naturalists - Things with Wings

Preschool Classes at Ogden Nature Center Bugs, birds, even some mammals and seeds have wings! We'll sing, play, and create a fun craft as we explore the world of Things with Wings in this hourlong program. Our preschool programs are designed for 3 - 5 year old children. Preschool admission price of $10 for members and $12 for non-member includes 1 child and 1 adult. Preschool groups of 5 or more children are $8 for a child/adult pair; teachers/aides are free with participating class. General admission fees will apply to any additional family members in attendance. A non-refundable deposit of 50% must be paid in advance to pre-register groups of 5 children or more. Pre-registration is required by all participants. Register online, www.ogdennaturecenter.org/education/community-programs. Community Categories: Community Event. Audience: Children. Type of Event: Class. Educational. Nature. Outdoors. Science. Wednesday, October 19, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Ogden Nature Center 966 W. 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

Wild Wednesday: Batty about Bats!

Community Classes in Nature Have you ever wondered if bats really suck blood? Come find out the answer to this question and more as we talk about bats.   Please meet in the Visitor Center. Class begins promptly at 3:45.  This 20 minute program led by a teacher/naturalist may be followed by free time on your own to further explore the Nature Center grounds. Please note that the trails and Visitor Center close by 5pm. Arts & Culture Categories: * CULTURAL. Audience: Children. Adults. Members. Teens. Type of Event: Class. Cost: Free for Ogden Nature Center Members. Adults $5.00 Child/Senior $3.50. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, October 19, 2022, 3:45 PM – 4:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 West 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

Wild Wednesday: Owl Tales!

Community Classes in Nature Silent flight! Razor sharp Talons! Owls are fascinating creatures. Join a Ogden Nature Center educator and one of our owl ambassadors  for an informative class to learn all about owl adaptations.  Please meet in the Visitor Center. Class begins promptly at 3:45.  This 20 minute program led by a teacher/naturalist may be followed by free time on your own to further explore the Nature Center grounds. Please note that the trails and Visitor Center close by 5pm. Arts & Culture Categories: * CULTURAL. Audience: Children. Adults. Members. Teens. Type of Event: Class. Cost: Free for Ogden Nature Center Members. Adults $5.00 Child/Senior $3.50. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, October 26, 2022, 3:45 PM – 4:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 West 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.

Wild Wednesday: American Bison

Community Classes in Nature The American Bison is a fascinating animal with some amazing survival skill. As well as it being a symbol of the “old west.” Join us as we learn about them and how to safely view them.  Please meet in the Visitor Center. Class begins promptly at 3:45.  This 20 minute program led by a teacher/naturalist may be followed by free time on your own to further explore the Nature Center grounds. Please note that the trails and Visitor Center close by 5pm. Arts & Culture Categories: * CULTURAL. Audience: Children. Adults. Members. Teens. Type of Event: Class. Cost: Free for Ogden Nature Center Members. Adults $5.00 Child/Senior $3.50. Contact: 801-621-7595. Wednesday, November 2, 2022, 3:45 PM – 4:00 PM. Ogden Nature Center 966 West 12th Street Ogden, UT 84404.