Special Events

It's Time To Build Birdhouses!

Entries due March 23-28, 2015. The Ogden Nature Center presents its 22nd Annual Birdhouse Competition and Exhibit. The competition encourages creative, functional, environmentally friendly & durable backyard habitats for birds.  The Nature Center's famous 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.

Register NOW! 5K FUN RUN

The 2015 Fly with the Flock 5k Fun Run is slated for Saturday, May 9th.  Whether you choose to run or walk, our route will be filled with fun surprises and topped off with a delicious pancake breakfast at the end of 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 winding through 152 acres 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 and cocoa cups.  Bring the family and enjoy a brisk spring morning at the Ogden Nature Center.  Extra breakfasts for family members are just $7 each. REGISTER NOW ONLINE! 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. IMPORTANT DATES: • Now through April 25 -- early registration online, by phone, by mail or in person at the Ogden Nature Center.   REGISTER NOW ONLINE! • April 26 and after -- late…