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Oliver Nature Park Hosts Exciting Evening Exploring Nature at Night

Nov 11, 2016 03:01PM ● Published by Melanie Heisinger

Elmer W. Oliver Nature Park has been hosting a series of varying events this year to celebrate and educate the outdoors. 

Their upcoming event, Nature at Night, begins at 5:30pm on Saturday November 12th. 

This is the first time this event has been held, and Oliver Nature Park is excited to share it with the community. Here are a few things someone can expect while attending:

  • Owl Craft
  • Decorating Tree Cookies


  • Glow Bowling 
  • Connect 4 game
  • Owl Games

Night Hike Times:

  • 6:00 pm
  • 6:30 pm
  • 7:00 pm
  • 7:30 pm

Live Animal Exploration by Fort Worth Nature Center:

  • 6 pm
  • 6:20 pm
  • 6:40 pm

Other Activities:

  • Dissecting Owl Pellets
  • Skull & Pelt ID
  • Glow-in-the-dark Geology 
  • Bat Echolocation Station
  • S’mores by the fire
  • Moth Hunt
Nature at Night - start Nov 12 2016 0530PM

Nature at Night: Nov 12, 2016 5:30PM

Join us for an exciting evening exploring nature at night. There will be many activities taking place that include: glow-in-the-dark bowling, dissecting owl pellets, glow-in the dark geol... Read More » 


$7/$9 per person (2 years and older). Save $2 with a MAC card. Register at the MAC or online at Registration required. Contact Tiffany Gorrell ( with any questions or concerns.

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