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Reedy Creek Nature Center & Preserve

2900 Rocky River Rd., Charlotte, NC

Phone:
1-(980)-314-1119

Website:
www.mecknc.gov/ParkandRec/StewardshipServices/NatureCenters/Pages/Reedy.aspx

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Create Your Own Nature Ornaments!

Nature

Come create ornaments that celebrate nature's beauty! There will be several options available from animal cutouts on tree cookies to twig stars to snowflakes plus more! From simple to more complicated. Toddler to adult! It is a nature crafting bonanza! Drop in anytime between 1pm and 4pm and get crafty with Kat! Must call 980-314-1119 to register. All ages Free 1-4pm

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• Sat 12/15/18 at 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Hike for Your Health Weekend Edition

Nature

Families and individuals are welcome to come enjoy the beauty of our natural world as we get outside, get moving and get healthy. Don't forget your water! Must call 980-314-1119 to register. All Ages Free 2-3pm

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• Sun 12/16/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Nature Story Corner

Nature

Settle in and get comfortable as we take a journey of imagination. Unearth the untold narratives of nature through stories and then walk about the forest exploring and engaging all of our senses. Parent participation required. Must call 980-314-1119 to register. Ages 3 to 6 Free 10-11

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• Mon 12/17/18 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Winter Solstice Hike and Fire Celebration

Nature

Celebrate the shortest day of the year and the longest night of the year with a one-mile hike followed by a campfire complete with roasting marshmallows. Participate in some of the traditions of this day and share community together as we officially bring in the winter season. Must call 980-314-1119 to register. Ages 6 and up Free 6-7:30pm

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• Fri 12/21/18 at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Winter Reptiles

Nature

Join an educator on this winter hike at Reedy Creek as we discuss where all of the reptiles are. The snakes are still saying hello to all in the exhibit hall. So, do you think we will see any on the trail? Must call 980-314-1119 to register. All Ages Free 10-11am

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• Sat 12/29/18 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Behind the Scenes at Reedy Creek

Nature

Join us at the Nature Center as we go behind the scenes in our exhibit hall. You will find out what we do daily to maintain the animal exhibits. Participants will spend their time helping an educator take care of our animals. Must call 980-314-1119 to register. Ages 6 to 12 Free 2-3:30pm

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• Sun 12/30/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM