learn about what happens at Merryspring after the sun goes down

Merryspring Nature Center to host family Night Ecology Walk

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CAMDEN — Merryspring Nature Center will host a family Night Ecology Walk on Friday, August 26, at 8 p.m.

There’s plenty to see in the dark, according to Merryspring, in a news release. On this guided walk, guests of all ages will learn about what happens at Merryspring after the sun goes down. Hooting owls, swooping bats, and twinkling constellations will all be on display on this free program. Along the way, guest will learn about what plants and animals do at night, scan for bats, and enjoy an evening walk at Merryspring after dark.

Guests should bring their own flashlight, wear weather-appropriate clothing, and be prepared to walk for one hour. In the event of rain this event will be canceled.

This program is part of the Free Family Programs series at Merryspring, sponsored by Renys, A Maine Adventure.

Space is limited, with pre-registration required. Guests may sign up by contacting Merryspring at 207-236-2239 or info@merryspring.org.


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 info@merryspring.org or call 207-236-2239.


Event Date: 

Fri, 08/26/2022 - 8:00pm

Event Location: 

Merryspring Nature Center


Merryspring Nature Center
Camden, ME 04843
United States