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Swamp Stomp - 153018

Wildwood is home to wetlands that clean the water we drink, buffer us from floods, and provide amazing recreational opportunities from wildlife viewing to fishing and hunting. Dress to get dirty, we will catch frogs, salamanders and a variety of macro-invertebrates, some of which will be examined under microscopes and magnify glasses from River Park North’s L.A.S.T. STEAM Lab. Preregistration is required. For more information please call (252) 329-4560 or email awimsatt@greenvillenc.gov

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 153018-01 Swamp Stomp 08/20/2022 -08/20/2022 Sa 9:00 am -10:30 am $5.00/$7.00 Wildwood Park 6-99 Available

Moonlight Hayride - 253027

Enjoy a moonlit hayride around our 31-acre pond, with a chance to construct s’mores around a campfire. Trailer seating is limited, pre-registration is highly recommended.

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 253027-01 Moonlight Hayride 09/13/2022 -09/13/2022 Tu 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm $10.00/$12.00 RPN Nature Center 3-99 Available
Add To Selection List 253027-02 Moonlight Hayride 09/13/2022 -09/13/2022 Tu 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm $10.00/$12.00 RPN Nature Center 3-99 Available
Add To Selection List 253027-03 Moonlight Hayride 11/08/2022 -11/08/2022 Tu 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm $10.00/$12.00 RPN Nature Center 3-99 Available
Add To Selection List 253027-04 Moonlight Hayride 11/08/2022 -11/08/2022 Tu 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm $10.00/$12.00 RPN Nature Center 3-99 Available

Build a Bat-house - 253030

Create a habitat for the bats in your yard while developing your child’s hand-eye coordination, and fostering creativity with a Take-Home Kit. All materials and instructions will be supplied for families to pick-up at the Nature Center front counter. Supplies are very limited, preregistration is required to receive a kit.

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 253030-01 Build a Bat-house 09/10/2022 -09/10/2022 Sa 9:00 am -11:00 am $20.00/$25.00 RPN Nature Center 7-99 Available

Fossil Hunt Expedition - 253033

Fossil Hunt Expedition at River Park North Ages 7 and up (With Adult)
Take a trip through the park and into the past as we embark on a guided tour around our ponds that cut through fossil bearing geological formations. As participants explore with staff, they will learn about local geological history and search through the Earth in search of fossils! Pre-registration is required and per child.

253033.01 Saturday September 24 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Maximum Number Participants is 12.
Fee $10; Discounted Greenville Resident $8
For additional information please call (252) 329 -4560 or email awimsatt@greenvillenc.gov

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 253033-01 Fossil Hunt Expedition 09/24/2022 -09/24/2022 Sa 9:00 am -10:30 am $8.00/$10.00 RPN Nature Center 7-99 Available

All About Pumpkins - 253034

All About Pumpkins at River Park North All Ages with Adult
Join the River Park North staff, as they explore the world of pumpkins! Participants will have a chance to carve their own pumpkin, learn about pumpkin life cycle, and how people use pumpkins. Pre-registration is required per child.

253034.01 Saturday October 22 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Maximum Number of Participants is 12.
Fee: $12; Greenville Resident $10.
For more information please call (252) 329-4560 or email awimsatt@greenvillenc.gov

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 253034-01 All ABout Pumpkins 10/22/2022 -10/22/2022 Sa 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm $10.00/$12.00 RPN Nature Center Available

Night Hike at Wildwood - 253035

Night Hike at Wildwood Ages 7 and up with an adult
Many of the critters that live in the park come out at night. Join us as we hike about a mile in search of nocturnal animals that we don’t see as often during daylight hours. Wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather. Don’t forget your flashlight! Pre-registration is required.

253035.01 Friday October 14 7:00PM

Maximum Number of Participants is 20.
Fee: $7; Discounted Greenville Resident Fee: $5
For additional information or to register please call (252) 329-4576 or email hbthompson@greenvillenc.gov.

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 253035-01 Night Hike at Wildwood 10/14/2022 -10/14/2022 F 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm $5.00/$7.00 Wildwood Park 7-99 Available

Fall Tree ID at Wildwood - 253036

Fall Tree ID at Wildwood Ages 5 and up with an adult
As the weather cools and leaves change, trees look different in fall than they do in the summer. Learn how to identify common trees of the park as we walk about a mile on the trail. Wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather. Pre-registration is required.

253036.01 Saturday November 5 10:00AM

Maximum Number of Participants is 20.
Fee: $7; Discounted Greenville Resident Fee: $5
For additional information or to register please call (252) 329-4576 or email hbthompson@greenvillenc.gov

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 253036-01 Fall Tree ID at Wildwood 11/05/2022 -11/05/2022 Sa 10:00 am -11:30 am $5.00/$7.00 Wildwood Park 5-99 Available

Fall Birding Hike at Wildwood - 253037

Fall Birding Hike at Wildwood Ages 7 and up with an adult
Wake up early with the birds and hit the trail to identify species at the park using tools that are commonly used by practiced birders. We’ll walk about 1.5 miles, so bring a water bottle, comfortable footwear, and dress for the weather. A limited number of binoculars will be available for participants to borrow. Pre-registration is required.

253037.01 Sunday November 20 8:00AM

Maximum Number of Participants is 20.
Fee: $7; Discounted Greenville Resident Fee: $5
For additional information or to register please call (252) 329-4576 or email hbthompson@greenvillenc.gov.

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 253037-01 Fall Birding Hike at Wildwood 11/20/2022 -11/20/2022 Su 8:00 am -10:00 am $5.00/$7.00 Wildwood Park 7-99 Available

Kids Night in Nature - 351002

Happy Valentine's Day! Drop the kids off with us and plan an evening to yourself. We'll provide food for the participants. Activities will be focused on introducing participants to adaptations that animals use to survive at night. We will go on a night hike through River Park North to better understand these adaptations, and demonstrate them as well. For additional information please call (252) 329-4560 or email awimsatt@greenvillenc.gov
Pre-registration is required.

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 351002-04 Kids Night in Nature 02/10/2023 -02/10/2023 F 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm $15.00/$18.00 RPN Nature Center 7-12 Available

Winter Survivor Camp - 351003

Are you an expert at winter survival skills? Want to put your skills to the test? Join us at River Park North, as we put your skills to the test in the ultimate day-camp experience, where participants will have the opportunity to practice and perfect their skills together. Drop off begins at 8:45 am each day. For additional information please call (252) 329-4560 or email awimsatt@greenvillenc.gov
Pre-registration is required.

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 351003-03 Winter Survivor Camp 12/29/2022 -12/30/2022 Th, F 9:00 am - 4:00 pm $18.00/$27.00 RPN Nature Center 8-12 Available

Mattamuskeet Trip - 352001

This is an all-day bird watching trip to Lake Mattamuskeet. Come see thousands of migrating waterfowl at Lake Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuge. You can see a variety of waterfowl such as swans, many species of ducks, Canada geese and snow geese. Other treats include bald eagles, hawks and many others. We will eat lunch afterwards at Spoon River Market in Belhaven. For additional information please call (252) 329-4560 or email bwilliams@greenvillenc.gov
Pre-registration is required.

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 352001-03 Mattamuskeet Trip 01/20/2023 -01/20/2023 F 7:00 am - 4:00 pm $20.00/$23.00 Jaycee Park 12-99 Available

Croatan Trip - 352002

Bring your hiking shoes and see if you last for a day of hiking in the Croatan National Forest. We will hike about 3 miles total with a travel break in between hikes. We will eat lunch after the hikes at a local restaurant in Swansboro, NC. Lastly we will make a quick visit to Hammocks Beach State Park Visitors Center.
Location: We will meet and depart from the ball field side of the parking lot at Jaycee Park. For additional information please call (252) 329-4560 or email bwilliams@greenvillenc.gov
Pre-registration is required.

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 352002-03 Croatan Trip 02/03/2023 -02/03/2023 F 8:00 am - 5:00 pm $15.00/$18.00 Jaycee Park 12-99 Available

Build a Birdhouse - 353009

With spring on the way and birds migrating back to their habitats, come and visit River Park North for your own birdhouse kit. All materials and instructions will be supplied for families to pick-up at the Nature Center front counter. Supplies are very limited, preregistration is required to receive a kit. For additional information please call (252) 329-4560 or email awimsatt@greenvillenc.gov

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 353009-03 Build a Birdhouse 02/04/2023 -02/04/2023 Sa 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm $15.00/$20.00 RPN Nature Center Available

Sylvan Heights Waterfowl Park - 353018

This is a bird watching trip to Sylvan Heights Bird Park and Eco–Center. Sylvan Heights has the largest collection of rare birds in the world. The trip will be guided by one of the staff members of the bird park. The fee will cover cost of entry into the park and the guide fee. We will eat afterwards in Scotland Neck at LaCasetta Italian Restaurant. For additional information please call (252) 329-4560 or email bwilliams@greenvillenc.gov
Pre-registration is required.

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 353018-02 Sylvan Heights Park 01/27/2023 -01/27/2023 F 9:00 am - 3:00 pm $30.00/$35.00 RPN Nature Center Available

NC Aquarium and NC Maritime Museum - 353019

Come visit the NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores and the NC Maritime Museum. We will visit the NC Aquarium in the morning and then eat lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch at we will tour the NC Mariners Museum in Beaufort. . For additional information please call (252) 329-4560 or email bwilliams@greenvillenc.gov
Pre-registration is required.

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 353019-01 NC Aquarium and NC Maritime Museum 02/17/2023 -02/17/2023 F 8:00 am - 5:00 pm $25.00/$30.00 Jaycee Park 12-99 Available

All About Geocaching - 353020

Join us to explore, as we learn how to use a GPS and take to the trails. As we hike, we will practice using the GPS to find hidden caches around the park. For additional information please call (252) 329-4560 or email awimsatt@greenvillenc.gov

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 353020-01 Geocaching 02/25/2023 -02/25/2023 Sa 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm $8.00/$10.00 RPN Nature Center 7-99 Available

Winter Walk at Wildwood - 353029

Winter Walk at Wildwood Ages 5 and up with adult
Join us for some post-holiday seasonal exercise as we walk about 2 miles on the trail. We’ll discuss how plants and animals act differently during the winter months and answer your questions about the flora and fauna of the park. Wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather. Pre-registration is required.

353029.01 Sunday January 8 2:00PM

Maximum Number of Participants is 20.
Fee: $7; Discounted Greenville Resident Fee: $5
For additional information or to register please call (252) 329-4576 or email hbthompson@greenvillenc.gov

Column #1 Activity # Description Dates Days Times Cost Location Ages Availability
Add To Selection List 353029-01 Winter Walk at Wildwood 01/08/2023 -01/08/2023 Su 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm $5.00/$7.00 Wildwood Park 5-99 Available

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