Programs & Events

Discover the outdoors, explore history, learn about nature and more. See what's happening at your favorite park or browse all programs below. 

Registration for May programs is open! Registration for June programs opens May 19 at 8 AM. Register online below or by calling 763.559.6700.

Online Programs | Baker Outdoor Learning Center | BryantCarver | Cedar Lake FarmCleary Lake | Dakota Rail Regional TrailEastman Nature Center | Elm Creek | Fish LakeFrench | Gale Woods Farm | Hyland Lake | Lake RebeccaLowry Nature Center | Mississippi Gateway | Murphy-Hanrehan | Noerenberg Gardens | Offsite LocationsRichardson Nature Center | Silverwood | Sochacki | The Landing | Twin Lakes Boat Access

Accessibility

Nearly all of our program offerings can be adapted or modified. Please call 763.559.9000 (for relay services dial 711) or email access@threeriversparks.org to request free modifications and learn about available options.

All Upcoming Programs

Online Programs

Tuesday, May 18: Online Trivia Night: All About Minnesota
Tuesday, May 18: Online Sunset Yoga
Tuesday, May 25: Online Sunset Yoga
Saturday, May 29: Online Quilt Block: Birds in the Air 
Tuesday, June 1: Online Sunset Yoga
Tuesday, June 8: Online Sunset Yoga
Tuesday, June 15: Online Sunset Yoga
Monday, June 21: Online Clay Kit: Canoe Tray
Monday, June 21: Online Clay Kit for Adult and Child: Texture Tiles
Tuesday, June 22: Online Sunset Yoga
Saturday, June 26: Online Quilt Block: Crossed Canoes
Tuesday, June 29: Online Sunset Yoga

Baker Outdoor Learning Center

Thursday, May 13: Girl Scouts Drop-off: Juniors - Outdoor Art Explorer Badge
Monday, May 24: Family Archery 
Sunday, June 6: Family Archery
Tuesday, June 8: Archery for Adults
Sunday, June 27: Family Archery

A Three Rivers instructor holds a bow during an archery class.

Bryant Lake Regional Park

Sunday, June 27: Stand-up Paddleboard (SUP) Lesson for Women
Tuesday, June 29: Teen Adventure: Kayaking

Carver Park Reserve

Saturday, June 19: Grimm Farmhouse: Lambs and Felting

Lowry Nature Center

Thursday, May 13: Afterschool Drop-off: Watercolor Outdoors
Saturday, May 15: Bird Banding
Saturday, May 15: Early Morning Bird Hike
Saturday, May 15: Nature Center Without Walls
Sunday, May 16: Nature Center Without Walls
Monday, May 17: Homeschool at Lowry: The Prairie Prepares for Summer - Flowers
Thursday, May 20: Afterschool Drop-off: Archery
Saturday, May 22: Nature Center Without Walls
Sunday, May 23: Nature Center Without Walls
Saturday, May 29: Nature Center Without Walls
Sunday, May 30: Nature Center Without Walls 
Saturday, June 5: Wildflower Walk
Sunday, June 6: Nature Centers Without Walls
Sunday, June 13: Nature Centers Without Walls
Monday, June 14: My Preschooler & Me: Lowry Little Explorers
Saturday, June 19: Bird Banding
DSunday, June 20: Nature Centers Without Walls
Saturday, June 26: What's Living in the Pond?
Sunday, June 27: Bird Watching for Teens and Adults on the Autism Spectrum
Sunday, June 27: Nature Centers Without Walls
Monday, June 28: My Preschooler & Me: Lowry Little Explorers

Cedar Lake Farm Regional Park

Saturday, June 5: Family Fishing
Saturday, June 5: Family Archery
Sunday, June 27: Geocaching for Park History

Cleary Lake Regional Park

Saturday, May 22: Flatwater Kayak Essentials
Sunday, May 23: Beginner Fishing
Sunday, May 23: Family Canoe
Tuesday, May 25: Canoe When the Moon Is Full 
Sunday, June 6: Flatwater Kayaking Essentials for Women
Friday, June 11: 50+ Adventures: Canoeing
Wednesday, June 23: Family Canoeing
Saturday, June 26: Family Archery

Dakota Rail Regional Trail

Thursday, May 27: Biking Through History: Lake Minnetonka in the Gilded Age

Elm Creek Park Reserve

Saturday, May 15: Celebrate Preservation Month - Pierre Bottineau House
Saturday, May 15: Adapted Mountain Bike Open House 
Tuesdays, June 1-29: Adapted Mountain Bike Club
Sunday, June 27: Family Archery

Eastman Nature Center

Friday, May 14: Young Birders Club: Spring Birding Hike
Saturday, May 15: Nature Center Without Walls
Sunday, May 16: Nature Center Without Walls
Tuesday, May 18: Outdoor Puppet Show: Spring Babies
Wednesday, May 19: Women, Woods and Wine Hike
Saturday, May 22: Nature Center Without Walls
Sunday, May 23: Nature Center Without Walls
Monday, May 24: Homeschool: The Flowers of Spring
Tuesday, May 25: Homeschool: The Flowers of Spring
Wednesday, May 26: My Preschooler & Me: Bookworms Story Hour - Quack, Honk, SPLASH!
Friday, May 28: Try It: Pond Dipping and Microscope Study for Families
Saturday, May 29: Nature Center Without Walls
Sunday, May 30: Nature Center Without Walls 
Sunday, June 6: Nature Centers Without Walls
Wednesday, June 9: Outdoor Puppet Show: Turtles
Sunday, June 13: Nature Centers Without Walls
Monday, June 14: Child Drop-off: Go Deeper Into Nature - Prairie Life
Wednesday, June 16: Women, Woods and Wine Hike
Thursday, June 17: Picnic Blanket Program: Insect Discoveries
Saturday, June 19: Firefly Hike
Sunday, June 20: Nature Centers Without Walls
Thursday, June 24: My Preschooler & Me: Bookworms Story Hour - Nature Art and Play
Thursday, June 24: Walk When the Moon Is Full: Fireflies
Friday, June 25: Morning Nature Family Hike
Saturday, June 26: Firefly Hike
Sunday, June 27: Nature Centers Without Walls

A green frog peeks through tall grasses.

Fish Lake Regional Park

Sunday, May 23: Adapted Recreation Demo Day
Wednesday, May 26: Flatwater Kayak Essentials for Women
Friday, May 28: Stand-up Paddleboard (SUP) Lesson 
Friday, June 18: School's Out Scavenger Hunt
Wednesdays, June 23-August 11: GreenFit Club: Outdoor Adventures
Wednesday & Friday, June 30 & July 2: Stand-up Paddleboard Lesson Series

French Regional Park

Sunday, May 16: Park History Geocaching
Sunday, May 23: Outdoor Skills Workshop for Women: Tents, Tarps and Knots  
Sunday, May 23: GreenFit: Forest Bathing 
Sunday, June 6: GreenFit: Forest Bathing 
Tuesdays, June 8-August 17: GreenFit Club: Outdoor Yoga
Wednesday, June 9: Outdoor Skills Workshops for Women: Packing for Backpacking
Saturday, June 19: School's Out Scavenger Hunt
Thursdays, June 24-August 19: GreenFit Club: Nordic Walking

Gale Woods Farm

Thursday, May 13: Spring on the Farm Tours
Friday, May 14: Spring on the Farm Tours
Saturday, May 15: Saturday Farm Days
Monday, May 17: Homeschool: Hike at the Farm
Tuesday, May 18: My Preschooler & Me: Garden Sprouts
Tuesday, May 18: Homeschool: Hike at the Farm
Thursday, May 20: Spring on the Farm Tours
Friday, May 21: Spring on the Farm Tours
Saturday, May 22: Saori Weaving
Saturday, May 22: Saturday Farm Days
Monday, May 24: Homeschool: Hike at the Farm
Tuesday, May 25: Homeschool: Hike at the Farm
Wednesday, May 26: Spring on the Farm Tours
Thursday, May 27: Spring on the Farm Tours
Saturday, May 29: Saturday Farm Days 
Friday, June 4: Date Night: Farm Babies and Salads
Saturday, June 5: Saturday Farm Days
Sunday, June 6: Family Wagon Ride
Tuesday, June 8: My Preschooler & Me: Farm Animal Fun
Saturday, June 12: Saturday Farm Days
Saturday, June 19: Saturday Farm Days
Sunday, June 20: Front Porch Days
Monday, June 21: My Preschooler & Me: Garden Magic
Friday, June 25: Family Wagon Ride
Saturday, June 26: Saturday Farm Days

A cow sticks it's nose through a red fence at Gale Woods Farm.

Hyland Lake Park Reserve

Thursdays, June 10-August 19: GreenFit Club: Outdoor Yoga
Mondays, June 21-August 2: Paddling Club

Richardson Nature Center

Saturday, May 15: Young Birders Club: Introduction to Birding
Saturday, May 15: Nature Center Without Walls
Sunday, May 16: Nature Center Without Walls
Saturday, May 22: Nature Center Without Walls
Sunday, May 23: Nature Center Without Walls
Friday, May 28: My Preschooler & Me: Slithery and Scaly
Saturday, May 29: Nature Center Without Walls
Sunday, May 30: Nature Center Without Walls
Monday, May 31: Free Family Fun Day: Dragonflies 
Thursday, June 3: My Preschooler & Me: Frogs and Pollywogs
Saturday, June 5: My Preschooler & Me: Frogs and Pollywogs 
Sunday, June 6: Nature Centers Without Walls
Sunday, June 13: Nature Centers Without Walls
Saturday, June 19: Pond Exploration
Sunday, June 20: Nature Centers Without Walls
Sunday, June 27: Nature Centers Without Walls

Tierney's Woods

Saturday, May 15: Beat Back Invasives

Lake Rebecca Park Reserve

There are no programs at this time.

Mississippi Gateway Regional Park

Thursday, May 13: Nature on Tap: Frog and Toad Calls
Saturday, May 15: Scouts: Wild Edibles  
Saturday, May 15: Nature Center Without Walls 
Sunday, May 16: Nature Center Without Walls
Wednesday, May 19: Cub Scouts: Bears - Bears Go Fishing
Thursday, May 20: Park Puppet Theater 
Saturday, May 22: Nature Center Without Walls 
Sunday, May 23: Nature Center Without Walls 
Wednesday, May 26: Homeschool: River Fishing
Thursday, May 27: Meet the Animal Ambassadors
Saturday, May 29: Spring Bird Walk for Adults 
Saturday, May 29: Nature Center Without Walls 
Sunday, May 30: Nature Center Without Walls 
Thursday, June 3: Meet the Animal Ambassadors
Saturday, June 5: National Trails Day Hike
Saturday, June 5: Nature Center Without Walls
Sunday, June 6: Nature Center Without Walls
Tuesday, June 8: Escape Room Without Walls
Tuesday, June 8: River Ramble
Tuesday, June 8: Dragonfly 101 for Adults
Wednesday, June 9: Escape Room Without Walls
Wednesday, June 9: Phenology Citizen Science for Adults
Thursday, June 10: Nature on Tap: Agates and River Rocks
Thursday, June 10: Learn to Use iNaturalist
Friday, June 11: Escape Room Without Walls
Saturday, June 12: Nature Center Without Walls
Sunday, June 13: Nature Center Without Walls
Wednesday, June 16: Introduction to Tree Identification
Friday, June 18: Youth Drop-off: Archery
Saturday, June 19: Nature Center Without Walls
Saturday, June 19: Young Birders Club: Bird Behavior
Sunday, June 20: Nature Center Without Walls
Thursday, June 24: Family Archery
Friday, June 25: Preschool Drop-off: Frogs and Toads
Saturday, June 26: Nature Center Without Walls
Sunday, June 27: Nature Center Without Walls
Wednesday, June 30: River Critter Investigation

A man and his daughter fish of a pier.

Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve

There are no programs at this time.

Noerenberg Gardens

Saturday, June 5: Noerenberg History Walk
Saturday, June 5: Noerenberg History Walk - Extended Tour
Monday, June 14: Noerenberg History Walk
Monday, June 14: Noerenberg History Walk - Extended Tour

Silverwood Park

Thursday, May 13: SPARK! Art and Nature for People Living with Memory Loss and Their Care Partners
Thursday, May 13: In the Park After Dark: Fire from Friction and Flint
Tuesday, May 18: Sunset Yoga
Tuesday, May 18: My Child & Me: Eco Art - Mosaic Paver Stones
Friday, May 21: Date Night: Natural Watercolors and Painting Accessories
Friday, May 21: My Child & Me: Eco Art - Mosaic Paver Stones
Saturday, May 22: Poetry Trail Celebration
Tuesday, May 25: Sunset Yoga
Thursday, May 27: Gallery Reception  
Saturday, June 5: The Artful Garden: Natural Dye Plants and Ceramic Art 
Tuesday, June 1: Sunset Yoga
Wednesday, June 2: Maker's Circle
Thursday, June 3: SPARK! Art and Nature for People Living with Memory Loss and Their Care Partners
Friday, June 4: Date Night: Slacklining and Clay Coil Building
Saturday, June 5: Sculpture Tour
Saturday, June 5: Teen Adventures: Canoe and Clay
Tuesday, June 8: Sunset Yoga
Tuesday, June 8: My Child & Me: Eco Art - Basket Weaving
Wednesday, June 9: Family Clay for Child & Adult: Water
Thursday, June 10: Gallery Reception
Friday, June 11: My Child & Me: Eco Art - Basket Weaving
Sunday, June 13: Walk with a Naturalist
Sunday, June 13: Puppet Adventures and Let's Get StARTed
Monday, June 14: Natural History Trail Feature Stop #6: Soil and Clay
Tuesday, June 15: Sunset Yoga
Thursday, June 17: In the Park After Dark: Summer Solstice Canoe
Thursdays, June 17-24: Nature Printmaking Series
Monday, June 21: Make and Mingle: Wonder
Tuesday, June 22: Sunset Yoga
Wednesday, June 23: Michael Monroe in Concert
Tuesday, June 29: Sunset Yoga
Tuesday, June 29: Encaustic Workshop for Adults: Nature Collage
Wednesday, June 30: Monica LaPlante in Concert

A raised bed of orange marigolds is part of the Dyer's Garden at Silverwood Park.

Sochacki Park

Tuesday, May 18: Pond Study

The Landing

Friday, May 14: Heirloom Seeds: Planting History
Friday, May 14: Teen Night - Cottagecore Life
Saturday, May 15: Heirloom Seeds: Planting History
Tuesday, May 18: My Preschooler & Me: Animal Homes
Saturday, May 22: Biking through History: Bricks and Beer Tour
Saturday, May 22: Celebrate Preservation Month - Oliver Faribault Cabin
Sunday, May 23: Step into the Story: The Intriguing Tale of Mowgli
Tuesday, May 25: My Preschooler & Me: Animal Homes
Monday, May 31: Memorial Day at The Landing  
Tuesday, June 1: My Preschooler & Me: Fun on the Farm 
Saturday, June 5: Freshwater Springs Hike 
Sunday, June 6: Step into the Story: The Swiss Family Robinson by Johann Wyss 
Monday, June 7: Monday Is Wash Day 
Wednesday, June 9: Eat Your Weeds 
Friday, June 11: Teen Night: Meet the Farm Animals
Friday, June 18: Family Journey to Minnesota
Friday, June 25: Family Journey to Minnesota 
Sunday, June 27: Step into the Story: The Treasure Seekers by E. Nesbit 
Tuesday, June 29: My Preschooler & Me: Fun on the Farm

Twin Lakes Boat Access

Sunday, May 16: Beginner Fishing 
Sunday, June 13: Blacksmithing Demonstration: Trade Goods of the Fur Trade

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