The Children's Garden

Jan 14 Sat
  1. 2nd Saturday Celebration: Migration Celebration

    10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
    Added by Gareth Trollope
    @ Children's Garden
    Bird is the word today! Celebrate the Southwest Florida Nature Festival at Rookery Bay and the beginning of the spring bird migration in the Smith Children's Garden! Discover what makes a bird a bird, find out ways you can help local birds with the Collier County Audubon Society, and make a birdfeeder to take home. Continue the celebration at Rookery Bay today and receive $2 off adult admission with your NBG receipt.

    Regular Garden admission.

    Special Bonus!

    For the "early birds": Be sure to register for the Young Birder Tour at 8:00am with the Audubon Society.

    Register for the Young Birder Tour via the Collier county Audubon Society by calling 239-643-7822 or emailing

    Tour Admission: $5 for children ages 4-14, $10 for adults (includes admission to the Garden)

    8am - Audubon Young Birders Tour
    10:30am - WONDER Program activities
    11am - Learn about the Audubon Bluebird Rescue Team
    noon - Wonder Program activities
    1pm - Listen to an excerpt from Cat & Crow and meet the author, Lisa Fleming. Lisa will be around until 3pm to sign books, available for purchase in the Visitor Center.

    Ongoing 10-3pm:
    - Make tennis can birdfeeders with Audubon
    - Learn about birds at the Nature on Wheels table