Events & Highlights

Click the highlighted dates on the calendar to the left to see upcoming events.
  • Great Pumpkin Scavenger Hunt

    Saturday, September 24th, 2016 (3:00 PM - 4:00 PM)

    Location: Seneca Meadows Wetlands Preserve


    Looking for some family fun this fall? Then come to our Great Pumpkin Scavenger Hunt! Here’s how to play: follow the clues to find the hidden puzzle pieces in our preserve. The first family team to complete the puzzle and cross the finish line wins a gift card to Olive Garden! Second and third place teams are eligible for prizes too! To register, call 315-539-5624.
    Location: Seneca Meadows Wetlands Preserve, Black Brook Road, Seneca Falls
    Date: Saturday, September 24th, 3:00 – 4:00 pm
    Cost: FREE
    Program Type: Family

  • Harry Potter Pet Party (with live animals!)

    Saturday, October 8th, 2016 (3:00 PM - 4:00 PM)

    Location: Seneca Meadows Education Center


    Love Harry Potter? Love Harry’s pets? We do too! That’s why we’ve asked the Seneca Park Zoo to bring some animals like those in the Harry Potter movies! Dress up as your favorite Harry Potter character (and get your pic on our Facebook page), or just come as you are! Muggles welcome. To register, call 315-539-5624.
    Location: Seneca Meadows Education Center, 1977 State Route 414, Seneca Falls
    Date: Saturday, October 8th, 3:00 – 4:00 pm
    Cost: $5 per person, or $15 per family
    Program Type: Family

  • Spooky Campfire Stories

    Friday, October 14th, 2016 (7:00 PM - 8:00 PM)

    Location: Seneca Meadows Education Center


    If you like to be scared, but not crawl-under-your-bed-screaming scared, this is the place for you! Come join our nail biting, edge of your seat fun with spooky tales told by our guest reader, Tara Montoney of the Seneca Falls Library! (Recommended for 4th grade and up.) To register, call 315-539-5624.
    Location: Seneca Meadows Education Center, 1977 State Route 414, Seneca Falls
    Date: Friday, October 14th, 7:00—8:00 pm
    Cost: FREE
    Program Type: Family

  • Kangaroos! (with live animals)

    Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 (6:30 PM - 7:30 PM)

    Location: Seneca Meadows Education Center


    Come meet Penny, Margaret, Sydney and Beatrice, four adorable kangaroos from Wildlife Defenders who will capture your heart! Photo ops will be available after the presentation, so bring your best smile! (And your camera!) To register, call 315-539-5624.
    Location: Seneca Meadows Education Center, 1977 State Route 414, Seneca Falls
    Date: Wednesday, October 19th, 6:30—7:30 pm
    Cost: $5 per person, or $15 per family
    Program Type: Family

  • Compass Scavenger Hunt

    Saturday, November 5th, 2016 (3:00 PM - 4:00 PM)

    Location: Seneca Meadows Wetlands Preserve


    Your family will have a blast on this retro-tech scavenger hunt! How does it work? Use your cell phone’s compass (or the real deal!) to locate each of the nature items on our scavenger hunt list, then take a photo of each item on your phone and race to the finish line! The family team to cross the finish first with photos of all of the scavenger hunt items wins! Prizes will be awarded to first, second and third place family teams. (Please bring a cell phone with compass capability or a compass.) To register, call 315-539-5624.
    Location: Seneca Meadows Wetlands Preserve, Black Brook Road, Seneca Falls
    Date: Saturday, November 5th, 3:00 —4:00 pm
    Cost: FREE
    Program Type: Family

  • Holiday Nature Craft Extravaganza

    Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 (3:00 PM - 4:00 PM)

    Location: Seneca Meadows Education Center


    Come build a bird feeder with us! These wooden bird feeders are great looking, and will give your family many hours of enjoyment as you feed your feathered friends! To register, call 315-539-5624.
    Location: Seneca Meadows Education Center, 1977 State Route 414, Seneca Falls
    Date: Saturday, December 3rd, 3:00 – 4:00 pm
    Cost: $5.00 per bird feeder
    Program Type: Family

  • New Moon Snowshoe Adventure

    Thursday, December 29th, 2016 (6:30 PM - 7:30 PM)

    Location: Seneca Meadows Wetlands Preserve


    Join us for an amazing snowshoe trek in the shadowy tranquility of a new moon! On this night time nature walk, we will tune into the sounds and sights of life after dark! (Please bring a flashlight.)
    Location: Seneca Meadows Wetlands Preserve, Black Brook Road, Seneca Falls
    Date: Thursday, December 29th, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
    Cost: FREE
    Program Type: Family