Childrens' Forest of Central Oregon

Discover Nature Days

Presented by the Children’s Forest of Central Oregon partners, Discover Nature Days are free family events throughout Central Oregon that connect children and families to the wonder of nature.  Events are held at community parks and feature unique nature-based themes that encourage exploration and play.

Visit our calendar for this season’s offerings.

All Discover Nature Day programs are free, but registration is required, using this link.  Space is limited so please register early.


“This was my son’s first Discover Nature Day event and he loved it!  Thank you for doing these.  It’s a great way for kids to understand the outdoors.”     -Prineville Parent


New in Fall 2017:  Puddlestompers

A special series just for ages 3-5 and family.  Spark a sense of wonder for nature through imaginative play, exploration, songs and stories.  Visit our calendar for this season’s offerings.