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Butterfly Talk

March 25 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: Meteorites, Asteroids and Comets: Shaping Earth

March 25 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

We have had several close meteoroidal visitors in recent years, including an impact in Chelyabinsk, Siberia and a passing visit from ‘Oumuamua, an interstellar asteroid! This show tells you about that and many other impacts.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

March 25 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “The Planets”

March 25 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Narrated by Kate Mulgrew of "Star Trek: Voyager". “The Planets” is a full-dome immersive presentation which takes us from fascinating solar system experiences all the way out on voyages through the great gaseous nebulas that form stars and their planetary systems.

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

March 25 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Stars: Life Cycle of the Cosmos”

March 25 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Journey from a dying star and its planetary system to our Sun to the edge of a Black Hole, and back in time. Audiences will explore the lives of the stars, how they are born, how they die, and how human understanding of the stars has changed over time.

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

March 26 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks of Movement 4 Life as they bring you Tai Chi for better balance.

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

March 26 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: Meteorites, Asteroids and Comets: Shaping Earth

March 26 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

We have had several close meteoroidal visitors in recent years, including an impact in Chelyabinsk, Siberia and a passing visit from ‘Oumuamua, an interstellar asteroid! This show tells you about that and many other impacts.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

March 26 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “The Planets”

March 26 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Narrated by Kate Mulgrew of "Star Trek: Voyager". “The Planets” is a full-dome immersive presentation which takes us from fascinating solar system experiences all the way out on voyages through the great gaseous nebulas that form stars and their planetary systems.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Stars: Life Cycle of the Cosmos”

March 26 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Journey from a dying star and its planetary system to our Sun to the edge of a Black Hole, and back in time. Audiences will explore the lives of the stars, how they are born, how they die, and how human understanding of the stars has changed over time.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: Meteorites, Asteroids and Comets: Shaping Earth

March 27 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

We have had several close meteoroidal visitors in recent years, including an impact in Chelyabinsk, Siberia and a passing visit from ‘Oumuamua, an interstellar asteroid! This show tells you about that and many other impacts.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

March 27 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “The Planets”

March 27 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Narrated by Kate Mulgrew of "Star Trek: Voyager". “The Planets” is a full-dome immersive presentation which takes us from fascinating solar system experiences all the way out on voyages through the great gaseous nebulas that form stars and their planetary systems.

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

March 27 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Stars: Life Cycle of the Cosmos”

March 27 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Journey from a dying star and its planetary system to our Sun to the edge of a Black Hole, and back in time. Audiences will explore the lives of the stars, how they are born, how they die, and how human understanding of the stars has changed over time.

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

March 28 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks of Movement 4 Life as they bring you Tai Chi for better balance.

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

March 28 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: Meteorites, Asteroids and Comets: Shaping Earth

March 28 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

We have had several close meteoroidal visitors in recent years, including an impact in Chelyabinsk, Siberia and a passing visit from ‘Oumuamua, an interstellar asteroid! This show tells you about that and many other impacts.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

March 28 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “The Planets”

March 28 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Narrated by Kate Mulgrew of "Star Trek: Voyager". “The Planets” is a full-dome immersive presentation which takes us from fascinating solar system experiences all the way out on voyages through the great gaseous nebulas that form stars and their planetary systems.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Stars: Life Cycle of the Cosmos”

March 28 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Journey from a dying star and its planetary system to our Sun to the edge of a Black Hole, and back in time. Audiences will explore the lives of the stars, how they are born, how they die, and how human understanding of the stars has changed over time.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: Meteorites, Asteroids and Comets: Shaping Earth

March 29 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

We have had several close meteoroidal visitors in recent years, including an impact in Chelyabinsk, Siberia and a passing visit from ‘Oumuamua, an interstellar asteroid! This show tells you about that and many other impacts.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

March 29 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “The Planets”

March 29 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Narrated by Kate Mulgrew of "Star Trek: Voyager". “The Planets” is a full-dome immersive presentation which takes us from fascinating solar system experiences all the way out on voyages through the great gaseous nebulas that form stars and their planetary systems.

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

March 29 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Stars: Life Cycle of the Cosmos”

March 29 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Journey from a dying star and its planetary system to our Sun to the edge of a Black Hole, and back in time. Audiences will explore the lives of the stars, how they are born, how they die, and how human understanding of the stars has changed over time.

Find out more »

Kids’ Laser Shows

March 29 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults.

Find out more »

Laser Lights Planetarium Shows

March 29 @ 6:00 pm

Jam out as your favorite music fuses with mesmerizing laser light visuals dancing all around you. 4 shows a night for 6 nights means there's something for every taste! Tickets available at calusanature.org/laser-shows/

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

March 30 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: Meteorites, Asteroids and Comets: Shaping Earth

March 30 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

We have had several close meteoroidal visitors in recent years, including an impact in Chelyabinsk, Siberia and a passing visit from ‘Oumuamua, an interstellar asteroid! This show tells you about that and many other impacts.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

March 30 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “The Planets”

March 30 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Narrated by Kate Mulgrew of "Star Trek: Voyager". “The Planets” is a full-dome immersive presentation which takes us from fascinating solar system experiences all the way out on voyages through the great gaseous nebulas that form stars and their planetary systems.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Stars: Life Cycle of the Cosmos”

March 30 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Journey from a dying star and its planetary system to our Sun to the edge of a Black Hole, and back in time. Audiences will explore the lives of the stars, how they are born, how they die, and how human understanding of the stars has changed over time.

Find out more »

Kids’ Laser Shows

March 30 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults.

Find out more »

Laser Lights Planetarium Shows

March 30 @ 6:00 pm

Jam out as your favorite music fuses with mesmerizing laser light visuals dancing all around you. 4 shows a night for 6 nights means there's something for every taste! Tickets available at calusanature.org/laser-shows/

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: Meteorites, Asteroids and Comets: Shaping Earth

March 31 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

We have had several close meteoroidal visitors in recent years, including an impact in Chelyabinsk, Siberia and a passing visit from ‘Oumuamua, an interstellar asteroid! This show tells you about that and many other impacts.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

March 31 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “The Planets”

March 31 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Narrated by Kate Mulgrew of "Star Trek: Voyager". “The Planets” is a full-dome immersive presentation which takes us from fascinating solar system experiences all the way out on voyages through the great gaseous nebulas that form stars and their planetary systems.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Stars: Life Cycle of the Cosmos”

March 31 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Journey from a dying star and its planetary system to our Sun to the edge of a Black Hole, and back in time. Audiences will explore the lives of the stars, how they are born, how they die, and how human understanding of the stars has changed over time.

Find out more »

Kids’ Laser Shows

March 31 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults.

Find out more »

Laser Lights Planetarium Shows

March 31 @ 6:00 pm

Jam out as your favorite music fuses with mesmerizing laser light visuals dancing all around you. 4 shows a night for 6 nights means there's something for every taste! Tickets available at calusanature.org/laser-shows/

Find out more »

Butterfly Talk

April 1 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 1 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 1 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 1 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

April 1 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 1 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Kids’ Laser Shows

April 1 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults.

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

April 2 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks of Movement 4 Life as they bring you Tai Chi for better balance.

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

April 2 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 2 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 2 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 2 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 2 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Kids’ Laser Shows

April 2 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 3 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 3 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 3 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

April 3 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 3 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Kids’ Laser Shows

April 3 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults.

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

April 4 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks of Movement 4 Life as they bring you Tai Chi for better balance.

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

April 4 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 4 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 4 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 4 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 4 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Kids’ Laser Shows

April 4 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 5 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 5 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 5 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

April 5 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 5 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Kids’ Laser Shows

April 5 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults.

Find out more »

Laser Lights Planetarium Shows

April 5 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Jam out as your favorite music fuses with mesmerizing laser light visuals dancing all around you. 4 shows a night for 6 nights means there's something for every taste! Tickets available at calusanature.org/laser-shows/

Find out more »

Creepy Crawly Day

April 6 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

A day to celebrate everything hat creeps, slithers and crawls! More details coming soon!

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

April 6 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

11:15 Kids’ Planetarium Show!

April 6 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

For the month of April we are playing various programs for kids on Saturdays and Sundays at 11:15am

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 6 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 6 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 6 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 6 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Kids’ Laser Shows

April 6 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults.

Find out more »

Laser Lights Planetarium Shows

April 6 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Jam out as your favorite music fuses with mesmerizing laser light visuals dancing all around you. 4 shows a night for 6 nights means there's something for every taste! Tickets available at calusanature.org/laser-shows/

Find out more »

11:15 Kids’ Planetarium Show!

April 7 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

For the month of April we are playing various programs for kids on Saturdays and Sundays at 11:15am

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 7 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 7 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 7 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 7 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Kids’ Laser Shows

April 7 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults.

Find out more »

Laser Lights Planetarium Shows

April 7 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Jam out as your favorite music fuses with mesmerizing laser light visuals dancing all around you. 4 shows a night for 6 nights means there's something for every taste! Tickets available at calusanature.org/laser-shows/

Find out more »

Butterfly Talk

April 8 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 8 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 8 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

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2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 8 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

April 8 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 8 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

April 9 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks of Movement 4 Life as they bring you Tai Chi for better balance.

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

April 9 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 9 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 9 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 9 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 9 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 10 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 10 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 10 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

April 10 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 10 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

April 11 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks of Movement 4 Life as they bring you Tai Chi for better balance.

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

April 11 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 11 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 11 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 11 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 11 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 12 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 12 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 12 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

April 12 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 12 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

April 13 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

11:15 Kids’ Planetarium Show!

April 13 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

For the month of April we are playing various programs for kids on Saturdays and Sundays at 11:15am

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 13 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 13 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 13 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 13 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

11:15 Kids’ Planetarium Show!

April 14 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

For the month of April we are playing various programs for kids on Saturdays and Sundays at 11:15am

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 14 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 14 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 14 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 14 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Butterfly Talk

April 15 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 15 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 15 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 15 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

April 15 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 15 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

April 16 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks of Movement 4 Life as they bring you Tai Chi for better balance.

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

April 16 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 16 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 16 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 16 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 16 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 17 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 17 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 17 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

April 17 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 17 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

April 18 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks of Movement 4 Life as they bring you Tai Chi for better balance.

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

April 18 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 18 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 18 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 18 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 18 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 19 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 19 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 19 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

April 19 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 19 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

11:15 Kids’ Planetarium Show!

April 20 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

For the month of April we are playing various programs for kids on Saturdays and Sundays at 11:15am

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 20 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 20 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 20 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 20 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

11:15 Kids’ Planetarium Show!

April 21 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

For the month of April we are playing various programs for kids on Saturdays and Sundays at 11:15am

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 21 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 21 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 21 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 21 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Butterfly Talk

April 22 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 22 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 22 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 22 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

April 22 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 22 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

April 23 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks of Movement 4 Life as they bring you Tai Chi for better balance.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 23 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 23 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 23 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 23 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 24 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 24 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 24 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

April 24 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 24 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

April 25 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks of Movement 4 Life as they bring you Tai Chi for better balance.

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

April 25 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 25 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 25 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 25 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 25 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 26 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 26 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 26 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

April 26 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 26 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Earth Day Birthday Bash

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Craft beer, bands, special animal shows and presentations, plus plenty of Earth-friendly activities for the whole family! More details coming soon...

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Alligator Talk

April 27 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

11:15 Kids’ Planetarium Show!

April 27 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

For the month of April we are playing various programs for kids on Saturdays and Sundays at 11:15am

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 27 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 27 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 27 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 27 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

11:15 Kids’ Planetarium Show!

April 28 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

For the month of April we are playing various programs for kids on Saturdays and Sundays at 11:15am

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 28 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 28 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 28 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 28 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Butterfly Talk

April 29 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 29 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 29 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 29 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

April 29 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 29 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

April 30 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks of Movement 4 Life as they bring you Tai Chi for better balance.

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

April 30 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: ‘The Sun Our Living Star’

April 30 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived.Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

April 30 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Dark’

April 30 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

DARK is a fulldome movie that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the Universe.It sounds like Science Fiction, but it’s not. It’s the real stuff. Real Data, seen in this way for the very first time.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: ‘Wildest Weather’

April 30 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Witness the most beautiful, powerful, and mysterious weather phenomena in the solar system. Wildest Weather in the Solar Packed with eye-popping visuals, high-end CGI, and cutting-edge science. You’ll be glad you live on Earth.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 1 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 1 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 1 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

May 1 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Erica, our resident bald eagle, will serve as your ambassador to learn all about her species. Bald Eagles are some of our most fascinating raptors and delighted children and adults of all ages.

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 1 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

May 2 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

May 2 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 2 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 2 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 2 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 2 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 3 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 3 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 3 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 3 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

OFFSITE EVENT: Mexican Food Festival @ Millennial Brewing Co.

May 3 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

We'll have an educational table at this early Cinco de Mayo fiesta with some of our animal friends!

Find out more »

Dog Days of Summer

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

May 4 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

11:15 Kids’ Planetarium Show

May 4 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

For the month of May, we are playing various programs for kids on Saturdays and Sundays at 11:15am

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 4 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 4 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 4 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 4 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

11:15 Kids’ Planetarium Show

May 5 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

For the month of May, we are playing various programs for kids on Saturdays and Sundays at 11:15am

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 5 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 5 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 5 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

May 5 @ 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Come meet “Erica” Calusa Nature Center’s very own eagle! Our animal expert will share with you all sorts of interesting facts about eagles, like their habitat, dietary needs, and why they are a keystone species and important for the environment. Gaze into an eagle’s eye and connect with this amazing part of nature! This talk […]

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 5 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Butterfly Talk

May 6 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 6 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 6 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 6 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 6 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

May 7 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

May 7 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 7 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 7 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 7 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 7 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 8 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 8 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 8 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

May 8 @ 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Come meet “Erica” Calusa Nature Center’s very own eagle! Our animal expert will share with you all sorts of interesting facts about eagles, like their habitat, dietary needs, and why they are a keystone species and important for the environment. Gaze into an eagle’s eye and connect with this amazing part of nature! This talk […]

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 8 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

May 9 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 9 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 9 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 9 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 9 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

May 10 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 10 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 10 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 10 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

May 10 @ 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Come meet “Erica” Calusa Nature Center’s very own eagle! Our animal expert will share with you all sorts of interesting facts about eagles, like their habitat, dietary needs, and why they are a keystone species and important for the environment. Gaze into an eagle’s eye and connect with this amazing part of nature! This talk […]

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 10 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Dog Days of Summer

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

May 11 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about our scaly friends in this educational presentation. Their history, diet, lifespan and habits are just some of the things you can learn about the American Alligator.

Find out more »

11:15 Kids’ Planetarium Show

May 11 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

For the month of May, we are playing various programs for kids on Saturdays and Sundays at 11:15am

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 11 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 11 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 11 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 11 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Mother’s Day

May 12 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

All mothers receive FREE general admission entry on Mother's Day

Find out more »

11:15 Kids’ Planetarium Show

May 12 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

For the month of May, we are playing various programs for kids on Saturdays and Sundays at 11:15am

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 12 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 12 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 12 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

May 12 @ 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Come meet “Erica” Calusa Nature Center’s very own eagle! Our animal expert will share with you all sorts of interesting facts about eagles, like their habitat, dietary needs, and why they are a keystone species and important for the environment. Gaze into an eagle’s eye and connect with this amazing part of nature! This talk […]

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3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 12 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

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Butterfly Talk

May 13 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

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Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 13 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

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Live Animal Presentation

May 13 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

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2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 13 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 13 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

May 14 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

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Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 14 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 14 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

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2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 14 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 14 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 15 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 15 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 15 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

May 15 @ 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Come meet “Erica” Calusa Nature Center’s very own eagle! Our animal expert will share with you all sorts of interesting facts about eagles, like their habitat, dietary needs, and why they are a keystone species and important for the environment. Gaze into an eagle’s eye and connect with this amazing part of nature! This talk […]

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 15 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

May 16 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 16 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 16 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

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2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 16 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 16 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

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Tai Chi at CNCP

May 17 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 17 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 17 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 17 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

May 17 @ 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Come meet “Erica” Calusa Nature Center’s very own eagle! Our animal expert will share with you all sorts of interesting facts about eagles, like their habitat, dietary needs, and why they are a keystone species and important for the environment. Gaze into an eagle’s eye and connect with this amazing part of nature! This talk […]

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 17 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Dog Days of Summer

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

May 18 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

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11:15 Kids’ Planetarium Show

May 18 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

For the month of May, we are playing various programs for kids on Saturdays and Sundays at 11:15am

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 18 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 18 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 18 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 18 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

11:15 Kids’ Planetarium Show

May 19 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

For the month of May, we are playing various programs for kids on Saturdays and Sundays at 11:15am

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 19 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 19 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 19 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

May 19 @ 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Come meet “Erica” Calusa Nature Center’s very own eagle! Our animal expert will share with you all sorts of interesting facts about eagles, like their habitat, dietary needs, and why they are a keystone species and important for the environment. Gaze into an eagle’s eye and connect with this amazing part of nature! This talk […]

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 19 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Butterfly Talk

May 20 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 20 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 20 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 20 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 20 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

May 21 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 21 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 21 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 21 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 21 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 22 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 22 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 22 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

May 22 @ 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Come meet “Erica” Calusa Nature Center’s very own eagle! Our animal expert will share with you all sorts of interesting facts about eagles, like their habitat, dietary needs, and why they are a keystone species and important for the environment. Gaze into an eagle’s eye and connect with this amazing part of nature! This talk […]

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 22 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

May 23 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 23 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 23 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 23 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 23 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

May 24 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 24 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 24 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 24 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

May 24 @ 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Come meet “Erica” Calusa Nature Center’s very own eagle! Our animal expert will share with you all sorts of interesting facts about eagles, like their habitat, dietary needs, and why they are a keystone species and important for the environment. Gaze into an eagle’s eye and connect with this amazing part of nature! This talk […]

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 24 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Dog Days of Summer

May 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

May 25 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

11:15 Kids’ Planetarium Show

May 25 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

For the month of May, we are playing various programs for kids on Saturdays and Sundays at 11:15am

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 25 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 25 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 25 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 25 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

11:15 Kids’ Planetarium Show

May 26 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

For the month of May, we are playing various programs for kids on Saturdays and Sundays at 11:15am

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 26 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 26 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 26 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

May 26 @ 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Come meet “Erica” Calusa Nature Center’s very own eagle! Our animal expert will share with you all sorts of interesting facts about eagles, like their habitat, dietary needs, and why they are a keystone species and important for the environment. Gaze into an eagle’s eye and connect with this amazing part of nature! This talk […]

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 26 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

May Flowers School’s Out Camp

May 27 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Enjoy your days off outside smelling the flowers!

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Butterfly Talk

May 27 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 27 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 27 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 27 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 27 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Alligator Talk

May 28 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 28 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 28 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 28 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 28 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 29 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

Live Animal Presentation

May 29 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 29 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

Eagle Talk

May 29 @ 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Come meet “Erica” Calusa Nature Center’s very own eagle! Our animal expert will share with you all sorts of interesting facts about eagles, like their habitat, dietary needs, and why they are a keystone species and important for the environment. Gaze into an eagle’s eye and connect with this amazing part of nature! This talk […]

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3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 29 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

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11:00 am

Alligator Talk

May 30 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

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12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 30 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

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1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

May 30 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

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2:00 pm

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 30 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

3:00 pm

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 30 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Wild Outdoors Exploration

May 31 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

How much energy can you exert while exploring our great 105 acre land?!

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Tai Chi at CNCP

May 31 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: “Europe to the Stars”

May 31 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

FLORIDA PREMIER: Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating some of the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

May 31 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:00 pm

2 PM Planetarium Show: “To the Universe!”

May 31 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Zoom from the Earth through the Solar System and out to the farthest reaches of the Universe in this fast-paced tour! Ready, traveler?

Find out more »

2:45 pm

Eagle Talk

May 31 @ 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Come meet “Erica” Calusa Nature Center’s very own eagle! Our animal expert will share with you all sorts of interesting facts about eagles, like their habitat, dietary needs, and why they are a keystone species and important for the environment. Gaze into an eagle’s eye and connect with this amazing part of nature! This talk […]

Find out more »

3:00 pm

3 PM Planetarium Show: “Life in the Cosmos”

May 31 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

From microbes to giant sequoias and back to the origin of matter itself: take this journey from the micro-scale to the cosmos to discover in what way all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Travel through time and space to witness those key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. […]

Find out more »

10:00 am

Dog Days of Summer

June 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 1 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 1 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

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2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 1 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

June 2 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 2 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 2 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 2 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Nature Artists

June 3 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What kind of beauty can you create and find in nature?

Find out more »

11:00 am

Butterfly Talk

June 3 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 3 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 3 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 3 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Nature Artists

June 4 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What kind of beauty can you create and find in nature?

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

June 4 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 4 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 4 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 4 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Nature Artists

June 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What kind of beauty can you create and find in nature?

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 5 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 5 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 5 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Nature Artists

June 6 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What kind of beauty can you create and find in nature?

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

June 6 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 6 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 6 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 6 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Nature Artists

June 7 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What kind of beauty can you create and find in nature?

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

June 7 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 7 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 7 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 7 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

10:00 am

Dog Days of Summer

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

Find out more »

11:00 am

World Oceans Day: OFFSITE at Millennial Brewing Company

June 8 @ 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

Join us on World Oceans Day (11am-9pm) as we celebrate our Oceans and learn what we can change in in our everyday life to help protect one of our most precious resources, water. This event is for the entire family as we will have kids science experiments by Super Science & Amazing Art, animals and […]

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12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 8 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 8 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 8 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

June 9 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 9 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 9 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 9 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Native Nature

June 10 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What plant & animal species do we have in our own backyard?

Find out more »

11:00 am

Butterfly Talk

June 10 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 10 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 10 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 10 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Native Nature

June 11 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What plant & animal species do we have in our own backyard?

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

June 11 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 11 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 11 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 11 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Native Nature

June 12 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What plant & animal species do we have in our own backyard?

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 12 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 12 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 12 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Native Nature

June 13 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What plant & animal species do we have in our own backyard?

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

June 13 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 13 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 13 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 13 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Native Nature

June 14 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What plant & animal species do we have in our own backyard?

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

June 14 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 14 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 14 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 14 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

10:00 am

Dog Days of Summer

June 15 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 15 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 15 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 15 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

June 16 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 16 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 16 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 16 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Invasives Week

June 17 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What plant & animal species should we NOT have on our land, & how do we identify them?

Find out more »

11:00 am

Butterfly Talk

June 17 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 17 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

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1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 17 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

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2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 17 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Invasives Week

June 18 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What plant & animal species should we NOT have on our land, & how do we identify them?

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

June 18 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 18 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 18 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 18 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Invasives Week

June 19 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What plant & animal species should we NOT have on our land, & how do we identify them?

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 19 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 19 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 19 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Invasives Week

June 20 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What plant & animal species should we NOT have on our land, & how do we identify them?

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

June 20 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 20 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 20 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 20 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Invasives Week

June 21 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What plant & animal species should we NOT have on our land, & how do we identify them?

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

June 21 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 21 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 21 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 21 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

10:00 am

Dog Days of Summer

June 22 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 22 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 22 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 22 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

June 23 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 23 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Survival Week

June 24 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

How would you survive in the wild? Learn those very important skills this week at Calusa!

Find out more »

11:00 am

Butterfly Talk

June 24 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 24 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Survival Week

June 25 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

How would you survive in the wild? Learn those very important skills this week at Calusa!

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

June 25 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 25 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Survival Week

June 26 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

How would you survive in the wild? Learn those very important skills this week at Calusa!

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 26 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Survival Week

June 27 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

How would you survive in the wild? Learn those very important skills this week at Calusa!

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

June 27 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 27 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 27 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 27 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Survival Week

June 28 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

How would you survive in the wild? Learn those very important skills this week at Calusa!

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

June 28 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 28 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 28 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 28 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

4:00 pm

Kids’ Laser Show!

June 28 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults. The kids' laser shows run at 4pm […]

Find out more »

6:00 pm

Laser Shows!

June 28 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Jam out as your favorite music fuses with mesmerizing laser light visuals dancing all around you. 4 shows a night for 6 nights means there's something for every taste!

Find out more »

10:00 am

Dog Days of Summer

June 29 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 29 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 29 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 29 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

4:00 pm

Kids’ Laser Show!

June 29 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults. The kids' laser shows run at 4pm […]

Find out more »

6:00 pm

Laser Shows!

June 29 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Jam out as your favorite music fuses with mesmerizing laser light visuals dancing all around you. 4 shows a night for 6 nights means there's something for every taste!

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

June 30 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

12:00 pm

Noon Planetarium Show: Life: A Cosmic Story

June 30 @ 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

How did life on Earth begin? Narrated by Jodie Foster, we begin our journey by "shrinking" down to enter a single redwood leaf, and discover that all life on Earth shares a common ancestry. Then, we travel through time to witness key events since the Big Bang that set the stage for life. Along the […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

June 30 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

2:30 pm

2:30 Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life

June 30 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The night sky is a view of infinity. Does alien life exist out there? Nothing we can ask about the universe is so important for our understanding of the world. In this show we examine the conditions required for a habitable zone, starting the journey in our own solar system. Then we imagine a tour […]

Find out more »

4:00 pm

Kids’ Laser Show!

June 30 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults. The kids' laser shows run at 4pm […]

Find out more »

6:00 pm

Laser Shows!

June 30 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Jam out as your favorite music fuses with mesmerizing laser light visuals dancing all around you. 4 shows a night for 6 nights means there's something for every taste!

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Patriotic Week

July 1 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Every state has their own species, learn about your favorite states and the patriotic wildlife we encounter!

Find out more »

11:00 am

Butterfly Talk

July 1 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

July 1 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

4:00 pm

Kids’ Laser Show!

July 1 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults. The kids' laser shows run at 4pm […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Patriotic Week

July 2 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Every state has their own species, learn about your favorite states and the patriotic wildlife we encounter!

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

July 2 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

July 2 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

4:00 pm

Kids’ Laser Show!

July 2 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults. The kids' laser shows run at 4pm […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Patriotic Week

July 3 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Every state has their own species, learn about your favorite states and the patriotic wildlife we encounter!

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

July 3 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

4:00 pm

Kids’ Laser Show!

July 3 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults. The kids' laser shows run at 4pm […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Patriotic Week

July 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Every state has their own species, learn about your favorite states and the patriotic wildlife we encounter!

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

July 5 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

July 5 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

4:00 pm

Kids’ Laser Show!

July 5 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults. The kids' laser shows run at 4pm […]

Find out more »

6:00 pm

Laser Shows!

July 5 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Jam out as your favorite music fuses with mesmerizing laser light visuals dancing all around you. 4 shows a night for 6 nights means there's something for every taste!

Find out more »

10:00 am

Dog Days of Summer

July 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

July 6 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

4:00 pm

Kids’ Laser Show!

July 6 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults. The kids' laser shows run at 4pm […]

Find out more »

6:00 pm

Laser Shows!

July 6 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Jam out as your favorite music fuses with mesmerizing laser light visuals dancing all around you. 4 shows a night for 6 nights means there's something for every taste!

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

July 7 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

July 7 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

4:00 pm

Kids’ Laser Show!

July 7 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Our kids' laser shows feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Adromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids' laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults. The kids' laser shows run at 4pm […]

Find out more »

6:00 pm

Laser Shows!

July 7 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Jam out as your favorite music fuses with mesmerizing laser light visuals dancing all around you. 4 shows a night for 6 nights means there's something for every taste!

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Grossology

July 8 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What ‘ewww’ species can we observe under the microscope and find on our trails?! Time to get messy!

Find out more »

11:00 am

Butterfly Talk

July 8 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

Find out more »

1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

July 8 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Grossology

July 9 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What ‘ewww’ species can we observe under the microscope and find on our trails?! Time to get messy!

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

July 9 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

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1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

July 9 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

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9:00 am

Summer Camp: Grossology

July 10 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What ‘ewww’ species can we observe under the microscope and find on our trails?! Time to get messy!

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1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

July 10 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

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9:00 am

Summer Camp: Grossology

July 11 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What ‘ewww’ species can we observe under the microscope and find on our trails?! Time to get messy!

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11:00 am

Alligator Talk

July 11 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

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1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

July 11 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

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9:00 am

Summer Camp: Grossology

July 12 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

What ‘ewww’ species can we observe under the microscope and find on our trails?! Time to get messy!

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Tai Chi at CNCP

July 12 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

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1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

July 12 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

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10:00 am

Dog Days of Summer

July 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

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1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

July 13 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

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11:00 am

Alligator Talk

July 14 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

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1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

July 14 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

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9:00 am

Summer Camp: Out of this World Space Week

July 15 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Let’s go on a mission to space by exploring our planetarium, trails and very own museum!

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11:00 am

Butterfly Talk

July 15 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

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1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

July 15 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

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9:00 am

Summer Camp: Out of this World Space Week

July 16 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Let’s go on a mission to space by exploring our planetarium, trails and very own museum!

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11:00 am

Alligator Talk

July 16 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

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1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

July 16 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

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9:00 am

Summer Camp: Out of this World Space Week

July 17 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Let’s go on a mission to space by exploring our planetarium, trails and very own museum!

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1:15 pm

Live Animal Presentation

July 17 @ 1:15 pm

Get up close and personal with a few of our resident animals! Our animal care expert will select several animals and give you an in-depth look into their species and role in our ecosystem. Some animals you might meet are turtles, alligators, snakes, even a chocolate skunk! There will be plenty of time for photo […]

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9:00 am

Summer Camp: Out of this World Space Week

July 18 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Let’s go on a mission to space by exploring our planetarium, trails and very own museum!

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11:00 am

Alligator Talk

July 18 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

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9:00 am

Tai Chi at CNCP

July 19 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

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10:00 am

Dog Days of Summer

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

July 21 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

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9:00 am

Summer Camp: Natural Careers Week

July 22 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Are you interested in being a naturalist? Herpetologist? Or even Entomologist? Learn all about these exciting careers & more this week!

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11:00 am

Butterfly Talk

July 22 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

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9:00 am

Summer Camp: Natural Careers Week

July 23 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Are you interested in being a naturalist? Herpetologist? Or even Entomologist? Learn all about these exciting careers & more this week!

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11:00 am

Alligator Talk

July 23 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

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9:00 am

Summer Camp: Natural Careers Week

July 24 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Are you interested in being a naturalist? Herpetologist? Or even Entomologist? Learn all about these exciting careers & more this week!

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Summer Camp: Natural Careers Week

July 25 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Are you interested in being a naturalist? Herpetologist? Or even Entomologist? Learn all about these exciting careers & more this week!

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

July 25 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

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9:00 am

Summer Camp: Natural Careers Week

July 26 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Are you interested in being a naturalist? Herpetologist? Or even Entomologist? Learn all about these exciting careers & more this week!

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10:00 am

Dog Days of Summer

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

Find out more »

9:00 am

Tai Chi at CNCP

July 28 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Find out more »

11:00 am

Alligator Talk

July 28 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

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9:00 am

Summer Camp: Calusa History Week

July 29 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Calusa is almost 50 years old! Learn all about Calusa history, land, and wildlife!

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11:00 am

Butterfly Talk

July 29 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Butterfly Specialist, Chris will fill you in on all things butterfly! Learn about the life cycle of their butterfly, their habits, and which species are native to Southwest Florida!

Find out more »

9:00 am

Summer Camp: Calusa History Week

July 30 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Calusa is almost 50 years old! Learn all about Calusa history, land, and wildlife!

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11:00 am

Alligator Talk

July 30 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

We love our alligators! Come visit with them up close and personal. (Okay, behind the gate!) Our animal care expert will share all about alligators: their habit, diet, why they are important to the ecosystem, and how to protect them. Admission to this talk is free with your entrance fee. Great experience for the whole […]

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9:00 am

Summer Camp: Calusa History Week

July 31 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Calusa is almost 50 years old! Learn all about Calusa history, land, and wildlife!

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Summer Camp: Calusa History Week

August 1 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Calusa is almost 50 years old! Learn all about Calusa history, land, and wildlife!

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Summer Camp: Calusa History Week

August 2 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Calusa is almost 50 years old! Learn all about Calusa history, land, and wildlife!

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

August 2 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

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10:00 am

Dog Days of Summer

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

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9:00 am

Summer Camp: Nature Detectives

August 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Show off all you learned this summer by identifying all birds, plants, & animals that we learned about this past summer. Enjoy your last week of summer by spending it outdoor

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Summer Camp: Nature Detectives

August 6 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Show off all you learned this summer by identifying all birds, plants, & animals that we learned about this past summer. Enjoy your last week of summer by spending it outdoor

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Summer Camp: Nature Detectives

August 7 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Show off all you learned this summer by identifying all birds, plants, & animals that we learned about this past summer. Enjoy your last week of summer by spending it outdoor

Find out more »

Summer Camp: Nature Detectives

August 8 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Show off all you learned this summer by identifying all birds, plants, & animals that we learned about this past summer. Enjoy your last week of summer by spending it outdoor

Find out more »

Summer Camp: Nature Detectives

August 9 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Show off all you learned this summer by identifying all birds, plants, & animals that we learned about this past summer. Enjoy your last week of summer by spending it outdoor

Find out more »

Tai Chi at CNCP

August 9 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Find out more »

10:00 am

Dog Days of Summer

August 10 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

Find out more »

9:00 am

Tai Chi at CNCP

August 16 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Find out more »

10:00 am

Dog Days of Summer

August 17 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

Find out more »

9:00 am

Tai Chi at CNCP

August 23 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Find out more »

10:00 am

Dog Days of Summer

August 24 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

Find out more »

9:00 am

Tai Chi at CNCP

August 30 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Join Keith and Lisa Banks to discover the four benefits of a tai chi practice: breathing, alignment of the body, strength training and increased flexibility. $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Find out more »

10:00 am

Dog Days of Summer

August 31 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring your four legged friend for a relaxing stroll ont he Wildlands trail! All dogs must remain on a leash and be cleaned up after. Waivers must be signed and a $5 donation made before walking on the trail.

Find out more »
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