Birthday Parties and Additional Programs

Birthday Parties

Have you been to Hartley Nature Center or attended a Hartley field trip and thought, wouldn’t this be a great thing to share with family and friends for a special occasion? Those same great programs are available by reservation for the public. We’ll provide a one hour naturalist-led educational program and leave the second hour for you to use as you please. In addition to the beautiful park setting you tap into the expertise of the Hartley Nature Center staff. CLICK HERE for a list of topics you can choose from or let us customize something for your needs. Complete the Birthday Party Intake Form to get the ball rolling!

Must submit a $25 non-refundable deposit upon booking. Must follow all current covid-19 protocols as listed below:

• All programs will allow proper social distancing between students and staff.

• All staff, students, and chaperones will be required to wear face masks when indoors or unable to distance outdoors.


Nature Nook

Nature Nook will occur on Monday mornings from 10-11am. The program will include a seasonal story, singing songs and going for a hike in all weather conditions. This program is geared towards children ages 0-5 with an adult. A classroom will be available for storing personal items, for inclement weather, and as a warm up space. Enrollment will be for a full month.
Cost: $8 per child (6 months or below are free) per session.  No walk-ins. Registration is currently open for the month of December and will open for the month of January the week of December 6.
To register for this program, please follow this link.

Here are our current Covid-19 policies specific to the Nature Nook. (Updated 12.2.21)