discover evidence of animals, listen for birds, see blooming wildflowers

Merryspring begins 2022 Free Family Fridays with summer ecology walk

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CAMDEN — Merryspring Nature Center will host a family summer ecology walk as part of its Free Family Fridays series on Friday, July 8, at 10 a.m.

This easy walk through Merryspring’s meadows and forests is a great introduction to the Nature Center for children, families, and people of all ages, according to Merryspring, in a news release. Attendees will discover evidence of animals, listen for birds, see blooming wildflowers, and learn about some of the park’s most interesting natural and man-made features.

This program is outdoors. Guests must wear weather-appropriate clothing, sturdy shoes, and be prepared to walk for one hour. In the event of rain, this program will be canceled.

Free Family Fridays will take place at Merryspring on select July and August Fridays at 10 a.m. Free Family Fridays are part of the Free Family Programs series at Merryspring, sponsored by Reny’s.

Preregistration is necessary for this event, with limited space available. Guests may sign up by contacting Merryspring at 207-236-2239 or

Admission is free to all. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Merryspring is your community nature center offering walking trails, cultivated gardens, wildlife, and ecology and horticulture educational programs all year round. The park is located at the end of Conway Road, just off of Route 1 in Camden, behind Hannaford Shopping Plaza. For more information on this program, please contact or call 207-236-2239.

Event Date: 

Fri, 07/08/2022 - 10:00am

Event Location: 

Merryspring Nature Center


Merryspring Nature Center
Camden, ME 04843
United States