May: 15th from 11-3pm
Come down to explore and enjoy the great outdoors. Ask a naturalist your essential questions about animals and plants. Borrow field guides, insect nets, and binoculars. Or rent a canoe and explore the ponds ($10/canoe suggested donation or free for members.)
June – August: Every Saturday from 9:00am-1:00pm
We are excited to again offer our weekly Saturday Open Houses this summer! Come down to explore and enjoy the great outdoors. Ask a naturalist your essential questions about animals and plants. Borrow field guides, insect nets, and binoculars. Or rent a canoe and explore the ponds ($10/canoe suggested donation or free for members – become a member today!).
Every Tuesday from 10 – 11am
All Year Round
Nature exploration comes naturally, especially for little kids! Children ages 1 to 4 (and an accompanying adult) join Montana Audubon teacher naturalists for guided outdoor play and learning about the local area. Weekly themes are posted below on our calendar.
May 4th- Magnificent Mud
May 11th- Bird Migration
May 18th- Life Under Logs
May 25th- May Flowers
June 1st- Canoeing
June 8th- Insect Collection
June 16th- Macroinvertebrate Collection
June 22nd- River Walk
June 29th- Water
3rd Saturday of every month from 9:30 – 11:00am
These naturalist-led programs are designed for all ages of explorers. Every month features a different topic that will get you and your family outdoors, learning about the plants and animals in our big backyard. Monthly themes are listed below, or (see our calendar).
2nd Saturday of every month from 8:30 – 10:00am
Enjoy a stroll by the river and learn a few birds along the way. Great for beginning birders. Binoculars and guidebooks available to check out. Please bring a mask.
Advance registration is required by clicking here
FREE for members – become a member today!
Suggested donation of $10/adults or $5/students
Need a new outdoor option for birthday parties this year?!
Put a unique twist on your child’s birthday party! Make it a fun and educational adventure at the Montana Audubon Center. We offer parties for children ages 2 and up. All of our programs are hands-on, and encourage inquiry-based learning and fun.
Cost is $125 for up to 15 children. Parties larger than 15 children are $175.
Email [email protected] or call 406-294-5099 to inquire and reserve a time.
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