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Bowie Now Open

Bowie Nature Park is now open. The hours are back to being 5am to 10pm. The trails are open to hikers but still closed to horses and mountain bikes.

Nature Strollers – Summer 2019

The July Nature Strollers is canceled.  Bowie Park will be closed for the day.  Please Join us on August 5th. Nature Strollers Ages: 18 months to 5 years 10:00am to 11:00am June 10th — Flowers July 8th — Worms August 5th — Water September 9th — Caves Encourage your little one’s curiosity with nature and […]

Hike with a Naturalist – June & July 2019

The Hike on July 9th is canceled.  Bowie Park will be closed for the day.   Please join us on July 18th for a beautiful stroll through the park. Hike with a Naturalist All Ages 10 to 11am June 11th & 20th July 9th & 18th We will meet twice a month to hike a different […]

Night Hike July 2019

Night Hike All Ages July 26th 7:30pm-9:00pm Come experience the sounds of the forest at night and enjoy a relaxing stroll through the Bowie trails.  We will meet in the nature center and then go explore. Registration is required. Please call 615-799-5544 ext 2 or email [email protected] to inquire about spaces available

Creek Crawl 2019

Creek Crawl Ages 8 to 12 9 to 10:30am July 15th What better way is there to spend a hot day than in a cool creek. Come cool off in the creek and catch crawdads and other critters! We will meet at the Nature Center then hike to Little Turnbull Creek to explore. Registration is […]

Summer Solstice Celebration 2019

Summer Solstice Celebration All Ages Welcome 10am to 2pm June 21st The summer solstice marks the longest day of the year and the beginning of summer!  Come celebrate with us! Stop in anytime between 10am and 2pm for crafts, activities, and refreshments to enjoy at your own pace.   No registration required.

Star Party June 2019 – CANCELED

CANCELED The next Bowie Star Party will be August 9th from 9-11pm.  Don’t forget to check out the BSAS website for more opportunities. Star Party All Ages 9:00 – 11:00pm June 7th 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.  […]

Fishing Rodeo 2019

Youth Fishing Rodeo Set for June 8 at Veteran’s Memorial Park Fairview Parks Department and Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) is inviting kids ages 15 and under to take part in one of the world’s oldest and most-loved pastimes – fishing! This year’s Youth Fishing Rodeo will be held once again at Veteran’s Memorial Park […]

Programs for Little Ones – Spring 2019

Joann’s Puppet Powwow Ages: Families 9:30 – 10:00am April 1st – Wetland Animals May 6th — Insects   CANCELED 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 […]

Programs for Homeschoolers – Spring 2019

To register for any of the following programs, please contact Nancy Jackson at [email protected] or (615)799-5544 ext 2   NATURE EXPLORERS AGES: 5-7 YEARS OLD 10:00-11:00am April 15th – Salamanders – Registration opens March 12th May 13th – Insects – Registration opens April 16th  Bring your children out to a naturalist-led class that will immerse […]