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BOWIE NATURE PARK

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Fairview, Tennessee in Williamson County

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Joann's Puppet Powwow Ages: Families New Time: 10:00am-10:45am April 3rd – Pond Life May 1st – Nocturnal Animals Have a seat around our puppet theatre in Joann’s Outdoor Classroom as our naturalists present a series of puppet shows! Every series will revolve around a central environmental theme such as life ...
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Over 700 acres of forest, lakes and 17 miles of trails… Bowie is a great place for individuals, couples and families to come and enjoy their time. Bicycling, horseback riding, fishing, running, walking and playing aboard the Treehouse Playground can be enjoyed each and every day of the year.


Nature Center & Trail Closure Info Call: (615) 799-5544
At any time, trails may be closed to bikers and horseback riders due to wet conditions, it is advisable to call before riding.
When visiting the Park, stop by the Nature Center where you can grab a trail map, get oriented, see our animals and exhibits, and pick up a program guide to learn about what activities are happening in the park.

UPCOMING PROGRAMS & EVENTS

From upcoming youth classes and events, special and seasonal activities, or just what’s happening around the Park… be sure to check out the Bowie Blog for all the latest happenings.

PHOTO GALLERY

Nature’s beauty is found in abundance at Bowie Park. But so are the awesome facilities available to everyone. Take a look inside Bowie Park with our photo gallery montage.

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Programs for Little Ones

Joann's Puppet Powwow Ages: Families New Time: 10:00am-10:45am April 3rd – Pond Life May 1st – Nocturnal Animals Have a seat around our puppet theatre in Joann’s Outdoor Classroom as our naturalists present a series of puppet shows! Every series will revolve around a central environmental theme such as life cycles, hibernation, or pollination. Puppet shows will be followed by activities that enhance the topic addressed in the show. No registration required but may be canceled due to weather. Call 615-799-5544 for information. Nature Strollers Ages: 18 months to 5 years 10:00am to 11:00am April 9th – Water – Water is Water: A Book About the Water Cycle - by Miranda Paul  May 14th – Snails – Swirl by Swirl: Spirals in Nature - by Joyce Sidman Encourage your little one’s curiosity with nature and the outdoors! During the program, we will read a book, sing songs, play games, make a craft, and go on a child friendly hike.  Each month there will be a new theme. No registration required ...
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Butterfly Class

Flowers in Flight Ages: 8 & up April 28th 2pm – 3:30pm Spring is upon us and once again the Butterflies grace the breeze. Join us as we admire, identify, and learn the unique characteristics and adaptions of our native butterflies. Bring your binoculars, water, and comfortable walking shoes. Registration is required ...
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Celebrate the Earth

Earth Day Celebration April 21st 8:30am to 3pm Come celebrate our big, beautiful planet with park staff and the Friends of Bowie Nature Park. Mother Earth gives us everything we need, so why not spend the day giving back by being earth conscious. There will be plenty of earth centric activities for the whole family. 8:30am|  Plant Swap 9:00am|  Creek Cleanup 11:00am|  Food & Music 12:00pm|  Cache In Trash Out 1:00pm|  Earth Friendly Craft Hour Registration only required for the Creek Cleanup Arbor Day Celebration April 28th 10am to 12pm The Fairview Tree Commission formally invites you to join them in a celebration of Arbor Day. Everyone in attendance will be able to plant and take home their own tree. There will also be an opportunity to go on a tour of some trees that are special to our area. No registration required ...
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Star Party

Star Parties April 20th - 7:30 to 9:30pm June 22nd - 8 to 10:00pm Join Bowie Park and Barnard-Seyfert Astronomical Society at our Star Party. Feel free to bring a blanket so you can lie down and look up. BSAS will have telescopes to look at objects such as Saturn, Mars, and double stars! No registration required.  May be canceled due to weather conditions.  Check our Facebook page for last minute cancellation notices ...
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