Celebrate your birthday with us!
Kids love nature and outdoor fun. Treat your child to one of our many outdoor discovery adventures for their next birthday party.
Programs run 1 hour unless otherwise specified on the theme. This is followed by a half-hour of your own activities and refreshments. Use of our indoor facilities in the Ashland Nature Center, Coverdale Farm Preserve education building, Abbott's Mill Nature Center's "wet lab" room, DuPont Environmental Education Center's "snapping turtle" room, and also these sites' outdoor spaces are available for your festivities.
Maximum 15 children including siblings. Groups of over 15 would be an additional $50 as a second instructor would be required to maintain our level of quality and safety for our programs. Adults are welcome at no additional costs. Note: the limit for a party at the Coverdale Farm is 12. Over 12 will require an additional instructor at a cost of $50.
$150–$200 for Members, $200–$250 for Non-members unless otherwise specified on the theme.
Birthday Parties must be reserved at least 30 days in advance. Pre-payment is required in order to hold your time slot. A $50 deposit is due at time of reservation with the balance due within 2 weeks of your scheduled date.
Cancellations must be made within 2 weeks of the scheduled date in order to receive a refund.
All of our indoor facilities have tables and chairs available for your use. You may bring food and are responsible for all decorations, table linens, tableware and silverware. We ask that you please refrain from bringing balloons, pinatas and noisemakers, etc.
Each party participant will receive a "$5 off" coupon applicable towards any Delaware Nature Society program.
Learn about our highly professional, background-checked, safety certified education staff and our Youth Protection Policy.