Minna Anthony Common (MAC) Nature Center

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MAC Events Calendar

How do I schedule a program?

If you are interested in scheduling a program for your classroom or organization, please call the Nature Center at 315-482-2479.

Sat. 2/29 1:00 PM Tree Texture Art

Take a family-friendly hike and learn how to identify trees. Record their bark textures in a creative way!

Sat. 3/7 1:00 PM FREE Snowshoe Day Gear up and get outside - for free! Take a pair of snowshoes out on our trails and explore! We need a base of seven inches to take our snowshoes out on the trail, so get creative to summon this snow-day! Meet at the Nature Center to sign out your ... more
Sat. 3/14 1:00 PM Story Hour with Heather

Join Heather White for a story and activity to chase away the winter and welcome the spring! We’ll be reading a book and then using it for inspiration! This program is ideal for kindergarten through third grade students.

Sat. 3/21 1:00 PM Searching for Spring

Join one of our naturalists on a slower-paced hike to find signs of spring out on our trails. Keep an eye out for early-season plants, small mammals out from hibernation, and migrating birds! Be prepared for mud and snow out on the trails.

Thu. 3/26 1:00 PM Little Hands, Wild!

Explore the spring! We’ll be outside investigating this muddy season. The snow might still be around, so be prepared for all kinds of conditions! Ages 0 – Pre-K with caregiver.

Sat. 3/28 1:00 PM All About Beavers!

Did you know that a beaver’s teeth never stop growing? Or that they can hold their breath for fifteen minutes? Come meet with our naturalists and learn about these fascinating engineers!

Fri. 4/17 4:00 PM Annual Board Meeting

Friends of the Nature Center Annual Board Meeting.  Open to the Public.

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