Teen and Tween Clubs

Teens and tweens age 9-18 love the peace of mind nature gives them, the exhilaration that nature discovery brings, and the community experience of joining a club with a group of kids who share their passion for the outdoors.

Young Naturalist Club (age 9–12)

Meets the last Sunday of the month, Sep – Dec, 9 am – noon.  Join this group of nature lovers and explorers. Hike, explore streams, woods, fields and wetlands in search of reptiles, amphibians, birds, and mammals. Time is spent at Ashland Nature Center and natural areas/preserves in the area. Led by Jeff Haas
Members Only: $70 – Registration opens in August
Based at Ashland Nature Center

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Young Waterfowlers (ages 11–15)

Our Young Waterfowlers club runs in the fall with events throughout the year and is for tweens and teens.
Registration opens in August.
Based at Ashland Nature Center

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Teen Naturalists (age 13-17)

Meets monthly year-round. Are you a teenager who likes hiking, kayaking, camping, wildlife, and just being outside? Join our group and make new friends that like to the same thing! We meet monthly and take a 5-day trip each summer into the wild. Adventure, nature study, and volunteering 10 hours for Delaware Nature Society are all part of the club.  Led by Annalie Mallon
Members: $250, Non-members: $275 (additional fees may apply for trips)
Based at Ashland Nature Center

Call 302.239.2334 or email Candy to register.


More Programs & Activities

Check out family activities on our Activities Calendar or just come on by our main locations for Drop-in Programs.


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