Earth Day Celebration!

Schedule of Events 10:30 am - 11:30 am - Storytime and Hike (pre-k) 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm- Guided Nature Trail Tour with a Master Naturalist (for all ages) 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm - River Bend Animal Show (for all ages) All-day- Activity stations in Conservatory This program is included with general admission. General…

City Nature Day Challenge!

Join us at River Bend on Saturday, April 30th all day for City Nature Challenge 2022! *Master Naturalists presentation 10 am - 12 pm, followed by a guided tour.*Free admission to RBNC all day!*Help document plant and animal species at RBNC*Go on a guided nature tour at 1 pm and 3 pm!*Get a free collection…

Dallas Zoo Animal Show!

The Dallas Zoo is coming to River Bend Nature Center May 10th, 11th, and 12th! There will be two animal shows each day at 10 am and 11:15 am. This 45-minute interactive program features animals from around the world!

$5.00

RBNC Summer Camps!

Join in on all the cool activities and make new friends as you explore nature and science at Camp River Bend! Camps are Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 12 pm. Please note this camp is located in Wichita Falls, Texas. RAWR for Dinosaurs! June 13th - June 17th Ready, set, roar for dinosaurs!…

Thursday Nature Program: Super Science Lab!

Join us on Thursday, June 23rd, from 4-6 pm for our Thursday Nature Program: Super Science Lab! Activities include: *Make your own neon bouncy balls!*Engineer a bubble snake blower!*Make a solar print and so much more! All ages are welcome, this program is FREE and is sponsored by the Wichita Falls Area Community Foundation. Do…

Thursday Nature Program: Let’s Bug Out!

Join us on Thursday, July 21st, from 4-6 pm for our Thursday Nature Program: Let's Bug Out! Activities include: See MSU's local preserved insect collectionAsk an entomologist- Dr. Roy VogtsbergerMake bug craftsPlay bug games All ages are welcome, this program is FREE and is sponsored by the George & Fay Young Foundation. Do you want…

Thursday Nature Program: It’s Turtle Time!

Join us on Thursday, Aug. 11th, from 4-6 pm for our Thursday Nature Program: Turtle Time! Activities include: Meet Bowser, Yoshi, and our other turtle friends!Learn fun turtle facts!Make pond slime and other fun crafts! All ages are welcome, this program is FREE and is sponsored by the Wichita Falls Area Community Foundation. Do you…

Thursday Nature Program: Fuzzy Friends!

Join us on Thursday, Sept. 15th, from 4-6 pm for our Thursday Nature Program: Fuzzy Friends! Activities include: Meet our new prairie dog friends!Say hello to Ash and Willow the ferrets, Alice the rabbit and all of our other furry friends!Build an animal habitat!Make fun tracks and headbands! All ages are welcome, this program is…

Nature Tots: Autumn Leaves!

Join us on Saturday, September 24th, from 10:30 am- 11:30 am for our Nature Tots program, Autumn Leaves! Read autumn stories and sing autumn songs!Create leaf rubbings!Use an earth model to understand the seasons!Take a fall hike! This program is for ages 2-6 and is included with general admission. Nature Tots begins at 10:30 am,…

Science Saturday: Fall Fun!

Join us on Saturday, September 24th, from 1 pm- 2 pm for our Science Saturday program, Fall Fun! Use a model to understand the reason for seasons!Construct your own model!Check out autumn traditions around the world!Look for signs of autumn on the trail! This program is for ages k-8th and is included with general admission.…