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+)

Thu 05/09/19  Adult Nature Night: Photo Scavenger Hunt
Event ID: 22654
Adult Nature Nights offer adults an opportunity to experience and participate in nature and outdoor themed activities.
Thu, May 9  6:30pm-7:30pm Location: Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 18 yrs and up
Cost: Free
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Thu 05/23/19  Adult Nature Night: Birding 101
Event ID: 22655
Adult Nature Nights offers adults an opportunity to experience and participate in nature and outdoor themed activities.
Thu, May 23  6:30pm-7:30pm Location: Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 18 yrs and up
Cost: $2/Participant
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Thu 06/13/19  Adult Nature Night: Kayaking
Event ID: 21648
Adult Nature Nights offers you an opportunity to experience and participate in nature and outdoor themed activities.
 
Thu, Jun 13 6:00pm - 7:30pm Location: Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 18+
Cost: $20/participant
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Thu 06/27/19  Adult Nature Night: Kayaking
Event ID: 21650
Adult Nature Nights offers you an opportunity to experience and participate in nature and outdoor themed activities.
 
Thu, Jun 27 6:00pm - 7:30pm Location: Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 18+
Cost: $20/participant
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All Ages

Sun 04/14/19 to Sun 06/23/19  Critter Crunch
Event ID: 21631
You will get up-close with our ambassador animals in the Visitor Center while learning about each animals’ native habitat and experiencing a hands-on feeding demonstration.
 
Sun, Apr 14, 28, May 12, 26, Jun 9, 26 2:00pm - 3:00pm Location: Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 6+
Cost: $5/session
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Sat 05/11/19  Observing Animal Signs
Event ID: 21641
Scat, tracks, fur, and teeth marks are many signs animals leave behind in nature. Join Martin Park staff on a guided tour identifying and discussing animal signs commonly found in the park. Participants will go home with their own plaster animal track following the end of the program.
 
Sat, May 11 3:00pm-4:00pm Location: Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 6+
Cost: $2/Participant
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Sat 06/01/19 to Sat 06/22/19  Martin Park Summer Book Club: "A Wolf Called Romeo" by Nick Jans
Event ID: 21644
Each week you will read and discuss chapters from the book "A Wolf Called Romeo" by Nick Jans with park volunteer, Tristan.
 
Sat, Jun 1,8,15 & 22 11:30am-12:30pm Location: Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 10+
Cost: FREE
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Sat 07/06/19 to Sat 07/27/19  MPNC Summer Book Club
Event ID: 23339
Participants each week will read and discuss chapters from the book with park volunteer, Tristian.
 
Sat, Jul 6, 13, 20, 27 11:15am - 12:15pm Location: Martin Park Library
 
Ages: All Ages 10+
Cost: FREE
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Sun 07/14/19 to Sun 08/25/19  Critter Crunch
Event ID: 23343
Participants will get an up-close encounter and learn about our native educational ammassador animals in the Visitor Center through a behind the scenes, hands-on feeding demonstration. 
 
Sun, Jul 14, Jul 28, Aug 11, Aug 25 2:00pm - 3:00pm Location: Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: All Ages
Cost: 5.00
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Youth (up to 12)

Thu 04/04/19 to Thu 06/27/19  Nature Tales - Thursdays
Event ID: 21652
Nature Tales introduces young adventurers to the world of nature using stories and hands-on activities. A different book is read each week followed by an activity based on that book's theme.
 
Thu, Apr 4 - Jun 27 10:30am - 11:15am Location: Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 2-6
Cost: FREE
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Sat 04/13/19 to Sat 06/29/19  Nature Tales: Saturday
Event ID: 21654
Nature Tales introduces young adventurers to the world of nature using stories and hands-on activities. A different book is read each week followed by an activity based on that book's theme.
 
Sat, Apr 13 - Jun 29 10:30am - 11:15am Location: Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 2-6
Cost: FREE
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Mon 06/03/19 to Fri 06/07/19  Outdoor Skills Camp - June
Event ID: 21645
This week-long day camp, campers will learn how to prepare and survive in the outdoors. Camp staff will lead hikes, and outdoor sessions about fishing, archery, shelter building, animal tracking, water filtration, plant and animal identification, and more!
 
Mon - Fri, Jun 3 - 7  8:00am - 4:00pm Location: Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 8-12
Cost: $200/camper
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Mon 06/03/19 to Fri 06/07/19  Outdoor Skills Camp Aftercare - June
Event ID: 21647
Parents/Guardians have the option to enroll their child in camp aftercare, allowing them to move their child's pick-up until 5:30pm during the week of camp.
 
Mon - Fri, Jun 3 - 7 4:00pm - 5:30pm Location: Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 8-12yrs
Cost: $50/camper
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Mon 06/17/19 to Fri 06/21/19  Nature Career Camp - June
Event ID: 21649
Learn about careers in the field of Natural Sciences. You will go on field trips to the OK Department of Wildlife, Department of Environmental Quality, the National Park Service, City of Oklahoma City Animal Welfare and Waste Management and receive hands-on experience. You will also have fun participating in archery, hiking and nature studies. 
 
Mon - Fri, , Jun 17 - 21 7:30am - 5:30pm Location: Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 8-12
Cost: $250/camper
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Mon 07/08/19 to Fri 07/12/19  Outdoor Skills Camp
Event ID: 23311
In a week-long day camp, campers get to learn how to prepare and survive in the outdoors. Camp staff will lead lessons, outdoor sessions, and hikes on fishing, archery, shelter building, animal tracking, water filtration, plant and animal identification, and more! 
Parents/Guardians have the option to enroll their child in camp aftercare, allowing them to push back pick-up until 5:30pm.
Mon - Fri Jul 8 - Jul 12 8:00am - 4:00pm Location: Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 8 - 12
Cost: 200.00/week aftercare additional $50
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Mon 07/22/19 to Fri 07/26/19  Nature Career Camp
Event ID: 23340
Learn about careers in natural sciences while getting hands-on fun exploring archery, hiking, and nature studies. This camp includes field trips to the OK Department of Wildlife, Department of Environmental Quaility, the National Park Service, City of Oklahoma City Animal Welfare, and Waste Management.
 
Mon - Fri Jul 22 - Jul 26  7:30am - 5:30pm Location: Martin Park Nature Center
 
Ages: 8-12
Cost: 250.00
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