Parks & Recreation Program Guide

Welcome to our program guide. Click on a program name for more details. Click on the "Register Here" link, where available, to register for the selected program.
 

Adult (18+)

Sat 09/19/20  Kayak Excursion
Event ID: 32939
Calling all outdoor lovers! We will meet on-site at Stinchcomb Wildlife Refuge to explore and look for native wildlife while learning kayaking basics. Kayaks, paddles, PFD's and instruction will be provided by Martin Park staff. Please note that the kayak weight limit is 300 pounds. Location may change due to water levels or other safety factors.
 
Sat, Sep 19 8:00am-11:00am Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: Adult 18+
Cost: $30
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Fri 10/02/20  Kayak Excursion
Event ID: 32943
Calling all outdoor lovers! We will me on-site at Stinchcomb Wildlife Refuge to explore and look for native wildlife while learning kayaking basics. Kayaks, paddles, PFD's and instruction will be provided by Martin Park staff. Please note that the kayak weight limit is 300 pounds. Location may change due to water levels or other safety factors
 
Fri, Oct 2 2:00pm-4:00pm Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: Adult 18+
Cost: $30
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Sat 10/10/20  Adult Birding Walk
Event ID: 33976
These walks in Martin Park offer adults the opportunity to go birding and socialize with other birders in the quiet hours of the morning.  No binoculars needed, just a willingness to learn about Oklahoma's amazing birds! Led by retired Naturalist Neil Garrison.
 
Sat, Oct 10 8:00am-9:30am Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 18+
Cost: Free
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Sat 10/10/20  Adult Wildlife Photography Workshop
Event ID: 32935
If you're interested in learning the basics of photographing wildlife, come and learn some tips and tricks for attracting, spotting and photographing animals so you can get a great photo without disturbing he animals you're photographing.
 
Sat, Oct 10 10:30am-12:00pm Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: Adult 18+
Cost: $5/participant
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Sat 10/10/20  Kayak Excursion
Event ID: 33049
Calling all outdoor lovers! We will meet on-site at Stinchcomb Wildlife Refuge to explore and look for native wildlife while learning kayaking basics. Kayaks, paddles, PFD's and instruction will be provided by Martin Park staff. Please note that the kayak weight limit is 300 pounds. Location may change due to water levels or other safety factors
 
Date: Sat, Oct 10  Time: 8:00am - 11:00am Location: Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: Adult 18+
Cost: $30
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Sat 11/14/20  Adult Birding Walk
Event ID: 33978
These walks in Martin Park offer adults the opportunity to go birding and socialize with other birders in the quiet hours of the morning.  No binoculars needed, just a willingness to learn about Oklahoma's amazing birds! Led by retired Naturalist Neil Garrison.
 
Sat, Nov 14 8:00am-9:30am Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 18+
Cost: Free
Register Here!
 
Sat 12/12/20  Adult Birding Walk
Event ID: 33980
These walks in Martin Park offer adults the opportunity to go birding and socialize with other birders in the quiet hours of the morning.  No binoculars needed, just a willingness to learn about Oklahoma's amazing birds! Led by retired Naturalist Neil Garrison.
 
Sat, Dec 12 8:00am-9:30am Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 18+
Cost: Free
Register Here!
 

All Ages

Sun 09/20/20  Migratory Bird Walk and Talk
Event ID: 32952
What is migration? Why do birds move? How do they know where to go? These questions and more will be answered on a guided hike around the different trails of Martin Park to see the many birds that move through at the start of fall migration.
 
Sun, Sep 20 2:00pm-3:00pm Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: All Ages
Cost: Free
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Sat 09/26/20  Build a Squirrel Feeder
Event ID: 32931
As fall starts to set in, squirrels begin looking for food to store and eat through the winter months. At this program you'll get to build a picnic table style squirrel feeder to watch them at your house through the fall and winter.  An adult must attend, fee is per child.
 
Sat, Sep 26 10:30am-12:00pm Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: All Ages 12+
Cost: $15/child
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Sat 10/03/20  Outdoor Skills Workshop
Event ID: 32922
Join us at Bluff Creek and learn how to tie useful knots, make a fire and a simple delicious meal you can do while camping. We'll end the workshop by cooking lunch on the fire we made. An adult must attend, fee is per meal.
 
Sat, Oct 3 10:30am-1:00pm Bluff Creek Continental Pavilion 
 
Ages: All ages 10+
Cost: $5
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Sat 10/17/20  Not-so-Creepy Crawlies
Event ID: 32961
While October is when we love to be scared, a lot of animals like bats, snakes and spiders aren't as scary as we think. Come out to Martin Park and learn some cool facts about why these animals aren't worth being afraid of and would love your attention!
 
Sat, Oct 17 10:00am-12:00pm Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: All Ages
Cost: Free
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Sat 10/24/20  Haunt the Hike
Event ID: 32964
Enjoy the nightlife of Martin Park while hiking in costume. Learn about some of the coolest nocturnal animals and witness how the park comes to life after hours! Children must be 6 years or older to attend.
 
Sat, Oct 24 6:00pm-7:30pm Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: All Ages
Cost: Free
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Sat 11/07/20  Moths and Marshmallows
Event ID: 32971
Join us as we set out a moth-watch station and have a marshmallow roast. As the sun goes down, these butterflies of the night come out in droves and in many beautiful colors. We'll set up a station to attract these incredible insects and have a few snacks. Remember to bring a camera, flashlight and a charged cellphone.
 
Sat, Nov 7 5:30pm-7:00pm Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: All Ages
Cost: Free
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Sat 12/12/20  Geminid Meteor Shower Viewing Party
Event ID: 32978
Witness one of the year's most active meteor showers here at Martin Park.  The Geminid Meteor shower is among the most visible and active meteor showers that can be witnessed. A few telescopes will be set up and we will have hot apple cider and hot chocolate provided.
 
Sat, Dec 12 8:00pm-9:30pm Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: All Ages
Cost: Free
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