Silver Lake Nature Center, 1306 Bath Road in Bristol, announced several upcoming events:
Saturday Morning Bird Walks are offered through November, at 7:30 a.m. Free. Bring binoculars if you have a pair. Meet at the Welcome Kiosk outside of the SLNC Visitors’ Center.
Earthship Tours take place Saturday, Nov. 19, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Stop by to visit and learn about these interesting, sustainable structures. Free. Donations to the nonprofit Friends of SLNC are appreciated. Register online or by phone.
Day-off from School Camp Days take place Nov. 23, Dec. 23, Jan. 16, Feb. 20, April 7 and May 16. These days are scheduled for when most schools are off. Each day provides seasonal adventures for children ages 5-14. Staff and campers spend the days exploring the forest, swamps and marsh in all weather. Day-off Camp Days are scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with before and after care options available. More information, pricing and registration is available online.
Volunteer Work Day takes place Saturday, Dec. 3, from 9 a.m. to noon. Help SLNC maintain its grounds. Be prepared to get wet and dirty. Bring a refillable water bottle. Rain or shine. Meet at the SLNC Pavilion (near the SLNC Visitors’ Center). Register online or by phone.
Trails are open daily from sunrise to sunset.
SLNC Visitors’ Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
Visit SilverLakeNatureCenter.org or call 215-785-1177 for more information.