Do you love reading? Join us every first Saturday of each month for a nature-themed story time! Depending on the theme this story time program will include a story or two as well as hands-on exploration of biofacts a nature-themed craft or activity and/or an encounter with one of our animal ambassadors.

This story time program is designed for ages 4 – 8 (ages 3 and under are welcomed). Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Start Time: 9:30 am

Depending on the theme the story time program runs between 40 and 60 minutes.


Prices are per child. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Non-Member: $8 per child

Member: $5 per child

Ages 3 & Under: Free

Payment required upon registration. Call to pay over the phone at (916)-876-4918, or register in person at the Effie Yeaw Nature Center lobby.


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January 13th –  Whooo Goes There?

February 3rd –  Nature Mindfulness