Special Events

It's Time To Build Birdhouses!

Entries due March 20-25, 2017. The Ogden Nature Center presents its 24th Annual Birdhouse Competition and Exhibit. The competition encourages creative, functional, environmentally friendly & durable backyard habitats for birds.  The Nature Center's Birdhouse Trail is lined with whimsical, classy, and creative birdhouses. All ages may enter up to two birdhouses, and there is no entry fee. Cash prizes will be awarded and several of the birdhouses will be chosen to be displayed along birdhouse trail through the summer months. Please read more for contest details, birdhouse specs and an official entry form.

Fun Run & Pancake Breakfast

The 2017 Fly with the Flock 5k Fun Run is slated for Saturday, May 13th.  Run or walk your way through winding trails, woods and meadows, on a pretty spring morning.  Then settle in for a yummy pancake breakfast after the run. We're offering options for a full 5k, a 2.5k for kids (12 and under) and for the littles - a 10 ft. kids dash with every dasher winning a tree-cookie medal!  The 5k course is two laps on dirt trails or just one lap for the 2.5k youth runners.  Union Grill will be serving up breakfast and Grounds for Coffee will be filling the coffee  cups. Bring the family and enjoy a brisk spring morning at the Ogden Nature Center.  Extra breakfasts for family members are just $7 each. Sweet deal!  Our registration fee includes the run, pancake breakfast, a cool goodie bag, t-shirt and prize drawing eligibility for the first 250 registered. REGISTER FOR THE FLY WITH THE FLOCK 5K FUN RUN IMPORTANT DATES: • Through April 23 -- early registration online (link to come), by phone, by mail or in person at the Ogden Nature Center.   • April 24 and after -- late registration (late…