Entries by bowiepark

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.

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. […]

Star Party

Star Parties April 20th — 7:30 to 9:30pm June 22nd — 8:30 to 10:30pm 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 […]

Hike with a Naturalist

Hike with a Naturalist All Ages Welcome 10:00am-11:00am April 2nd May 7th June 4th Join a park Naturalist for an interpretive hike through the beautiful trails here in Bowie Park. Get to know the park in a new way and feel free to ask questions! No registration required.

Nature Rangers

NATURE RANGERS AGES: 13-18 YEARS OLD 10am-12pm April 17th – Population Study May 8th – Wetland Ecology Bowie now has a Homeschool Class designed for 13-18 year olds! Seize this unique opportunity to closely study the park’s ecology using scientific methods. Participants will do hands on field research using lab techniques and data collection to […]

Night Hike

Twilight Stroll All Ages Welcome May 25th 7:00pm-8:30pm Experience the park as the sun goes down.  We will hike through the forest as we search for animals who are active at dusk, play some games, and sit around a fire. Registration required. Call 615-799-5544 or email programdirector@nullfairview-tn.org

Camp Bowie 2018

Discover the wonders of the natural world this summer at Bowie Nature Park’s Camp Bowie! Our day camps are a great way for kids to learn about nature while having fun.  Each week campers will experience exciting nature studies, fun games, arts & crafts, and exploration hikes around our 700 acre park.  Registration begins February 1st. […]

Programs for Little Ones

Puppet Powwow Ages: Families New Time: 10:00am-10:45am January 9th — Staying Warm February 6th — Skulls March 6th — Animal Babies 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, […]

Yoga with Maarika Mann

Saturdays Ages: 13 & Up 9:00am-10:00am  Currently meeting in the Nature Center Classroom Donations are welcome. No registration required. From saucha to savasana, come practice yoga in the Nature Center. Learn basic meditation to calm your mind, yin yoga to strengthen your poses, and yoga sequences you can incorporate into your own practice. Please bring […]

Hike with a Naturalist

All Ages Welcome 10:00am-11:00am January 8th February 5th March 5th Join a park Naturalist for an interpretive hike through the beautiful trails here in Bowie Park. Get to know the park in a new way and feel free to ask questions! No registration required.