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Family Programs

These programs are open to families, groups, and individuals.  Please check the bottom of the page for registration details and restrictions.

Mon., Sept. 8 or Tues. Sept. 9; 10-11:30 a.m.
Cost: $10/ adult and one child; $7.00/ each additional person
This time of year, the animals are beginning to prepare for the cold months ahead. But what animals sleep the winter away and which make the long journey to warmer climates?  Through hands on activities, exploration, and an educational story, we will discover all about what the animals of Tennessee do to prepare for winter.  Registration appreciated

NOTE: Dress for the weather and be prepared to venture outside.

Butterfly Day! with Author/Speaker Rita Venable

Sun., Sept. 28; 2 - 5 p.m.
Cost: $7/person

It’s Butterfly Day! Join us as we celebrate these jewel-winged creatures with a fun family day of butterfly related activities and crafts.  We'll also search for butterflies as we hike the trails of Owl's Hill.  Joining us will be speaker Rita Venable, author of Butterflies of Tennessee and noted butterfly expert.  Children 2 and under are free! Registration appreciated.


Registration details.
  • Age suitability and group size limitations vary by program.
  • Registration is on a first come, first served basis.
  • Registration fees are not refundable unless the program is cancelled by Owl's Hill.
  • Tickets will be sold at the gate for the gate price if the event is not full. Call to confirm availability.
  • If a program that interests you is listed as full; you may e-mail or call (615-370-4672) to be put on a waiting list. There is no fee to be on the waiting list.
  • Credit card payment can be completed on-line or by phone. Register now
  • Checks should be mailed to: Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary, 545 Beech Creek Road, Brentwood TN 37069
  • Payment in person can be made at the Visitor Center during working hours, 9-4, Monday-Friday.

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For additional information, e-mail us or phone 615-370-4672.