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Pioneers Park Nature Center

Nature Programs and Classes

View programming and register for classes today!

Online registration is available for most programs with PROCTOR online registration program (Location: PPNC) or call 402-441-7895.

The Nature Center also serves as a liaison to volunteer-run Hyde Observatory. Nature Center programs and events include:Special Program

  • School hikes to more than 12,000 school children annually
  • 8 weeks of nature camps for ages 3 to 17
  • A wide range of public programs for all ages
  • Birthday parties
  • Outreach programs
Save the Dates! Here is a sneak peak at a few special events at the Nature Center!
  • Saturday, April 29 - 10 am–1 pm: Wild Adventure Day
  • Saturday, June 10: Beer, Brats, and Bikes - Event by by the Friends of Pioneers Park Nature Center
  • Friday, August 26: Mystery on the Prairie
  • Friday, September 22: Wild Fall Festival

Facility Rentals

Did you know you can rent the auditorium in the prairie building or the Birthday Party House? Check out the Birthday Parties page for more information!

Have your next event at Pioneers Park Nature Center. Great for birthday parties, group meetings, and company retreats. Call 402.441.7895 for details about renting the auditorium at the Nature Center.

Outreach ProgramsBird

Nature Center Teacher/Naturalists can bring a variety of programs to groups of any age featuring live animals or information on the prairie and herbs.  Programs are limited to the Lincoln area. 

$45 + mileage.  Call 402-441-7895 for more information or to schedule a program.