Family Programs

Fun for Kids...and Parents Too!

Hike, ramble, track, sing, play, learn, and explore with the Harris Center.

Upcoming Programs

Raptor Ready with New Hampshire Audubon

Sunday, September 9,
10:00 am
to 11:30 am
Harris Center for Conservation Education
A rehabilitated Broad-winged Hawk awaits release back to the wild. (photo © Ken Bergman)

Get ready for the greatest show above earth — the fall hawk migration! Learn what to look for and where to look for it, then experience a close encounter with one of NH Audubon’s live raptors.

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Babies in Backpacks and Toddlers in Tow in Hancock

Friday, September 21,
10:00 am
to 11:00 am
Harris Center for Conservation Education
A young boy peers at something small held by Harris Center naturalist Susie Spikol. (photo © Ben Conant)

Join us for this slow, simple ramble at the Harris Center, specially geared towards babies, toddlers, and their caregivers. As we go, we’ll search for signs and sounds of autumn — animal sign, migrating birds, acorns, beechnuts, wild seeds, and more.

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Babies in Backpacks and Toddlers in Tow in Peterborough

Friday, September 28,
10:00 am
to 11:00 am
Hiroshi Land
Young children look closely at a bullfrog, held by Harris Center naturalist Susie Spikol. (photo © Ben Conant)

Join us for this slow, simple ramble at the Hiroshi Land in Peterborough, specially geared towards babies, toddlers, and their caregivers. As we go, we’ll search for signs and sounds of autumn — animal sign, migrating birds, acorns, beechnuts, wild seeds, and more.

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Babies in Backpacks and Toddlers in Tow in Hancock

Sunday, October 7,
10:00 am
to 11:00 am
Jaquith Rail Trail
Susie Spikol Faber and some young friends find an earthworm.

Join us for this slow, simple ramble along the Jaquith Rail Trail, specially geared towards babies, toddlers, and their caregivers. As we go, we’ll search for signs and sounds of autumn — animal sign, migrating birds, acorns, beechnuts, wild seeds, and more.

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Babies in Backpacks and Toddlers in Tow in Keene

Wednesday, October 10,
10:00 am
to 11:00 am
Tenant Swamp Boardwalk
A mother and her baby smile on a Harris Center outing. (photo © Ben Conant)

Join us for this slow, simple ramble along the Tenant Swamp boardwalk in Keene, specially geared towards babies, toddlers, and their caregivers. As we go, we’ll search for signs and sounds of autumn — animal sign, migrating birds, acorns, beechnuts, wild seeds, and more.

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Wild Skills presented by SheJumps

Saturday, October 13,
9:00 am
to 12:30 pm
Harris Center for Conservation Education

This SheJump program teaches girls the survival and technical skills they need for outdoor adventuring, including basic first aid, navigation, leave no trace practices, and shelter building.

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Babies in Backpacks and Toddlers in Tow in Keene

Wednesday, October 17,
10:00 am
to 11:00 am
Robin Hood Park
A young boy peers at something small held by Harris Center naturalist Susie Spikol. (photo © Ben Conant)

Join us for this slow, simple ramble in Robin Hood Park, specially geared towards babies, toddlers, and their caregivers. As we go, we’ll search for signs and sounds of autumn — animal sign, migrating birds, acorns, beechnuts, wild seeds, and more.

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Babies in Backpacks and Toddlers in Tow in Keene

Saturday, October 27,
10:00 am
to 11:00 am
Goose Pond
Young children look closely at a bullfrog, held by Harris Center naturalist Susie Spikol. (photo © Ben Conant)

Join us for this slow, simple ramble at Goose Pond, specially geared towards babies, toddlers, and their caregivers. As we go, we’ll search for signs and sounds of autumn — animal sign, migrating birds, acorns, beechnuts, wild seeds, and more.

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Contact Us

For more information on Harris Center family programs, please contact Susie Spikol Faber at (603) 525-3394 or by email.