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Created Just for You

Quarry Hill Nature Center offers customized programs for your club, scout group, senior center or community group. Programs are tailored to the age, size and interests of your group. Our talented naturalists enjoy sharing nature knowledge and answering your 'wild' questions.

  • Group programs are typically 30-60 minutes.
  • Fees vary based on the program and number of participants
  • Discover nature your way. Contact us today to plan a program. Call 328-3950.

Group programs include, but are not limited to:

Snakes of Minnesota

Features the unique adaptations of snakes and the chance to meet live snakes which might include a milk snake, fox snake, bull snake and others.

Birds of Prey

Features a live American Kestrel or Saw-whet owl, mounted local raptors, and a look at these birds’ incredible abilities.

Crawly Critters

Features the world of invertebrates – with an up close look at a live tarantula, giant millipede, & other crawly critters.

Rocks & Fossils

Which minerals fizzle and which ones glow? This class explores geology basics such as mineral ID, major rock types and fossil ID.

Mammal Mania

Features a look at local mammals through mounts, skulls, fur, and don’t forget the scat!

Frogs & Toads

Look at live amphibians and the features that make their lives so unique.


Discover nature, your way.