WETLANDS CLOSURE UPDATE:
All Wetland trails SOUTH of Gifford Road remain closed. All Wetlands trails NORTH of Gifford Road are now open.
Click here to see current trail closures.
WETLANDS CLOSURE UPDATE:
All Wetland trails SOUTH of Gifford Road remain closed. All Wetlands trails NORTH of Gifford Road are now open.
Click here to see current trail closures.

Cicada Workshop

Fontenelle Forest 1111 Bellevue Blvd North, Bellevue, NE

Join us to learn some cicada sounds, enjoy some poetry reading, make a cicada wing craft, and participate in a cicada choir! Register at www.artsforallomaha.org we would love to see you there. $20 per child All ages welcome

Summer Wildflower Hike

Fontenelle Forest 1111 Bellevue Blvd North, Bellevue, NE

ALL AGES Search for summer wildflowers at Camp Brewster. This program is outside so remember to bring your water, dress for the weather, and apply sunscreen and insect repellant.

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Mud Pies Loves Butterflies

Fontenelle Forest 1111 Bellevue Blvd North, Bellevue, NE

Every child should experience the magic of holding a snail or smelling a wildflower, and learning alongside a special adult in their life. This school year, connect your child to the natural world by experiencing it together! Come to Mud Pies, a drop-in program for adults and children ages 5...

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History Hike: Family Sundays at the Forest

Fontenelle Forest 1111 Bellevue Blvd North, Bellevue, NE

Come and explore our amazing history! Judy will share information as you hike along history trail exploring what happened here in the past. From the impact of glaciers to the fur traders, explorers and the early pioneers who walked these hills and the early settlers who lived here. If you...

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Forest Therapy Walk

Fontenelle Forest 1111 Bellevue Blvd North, Bellevue, NE

Come join AFNT guide in training, Julie Mckeone, for a forest therapy walk (also known as Shinrin Yoku and forest bathing). Throughout the walk, invitations will be offered to connect walkers to the forest for the purpose of enhancing health, wellness, and happiness. This is a gentle practice and all...

Nebraska Phase People Archaeological Exhibit Opening

Fontenelle Forest 1111 Bellevue Blvd North, Bellevue, NE

Join us to unveil an archaeological exhibition that has not been seen at the Forest since these artifacts were unearthed here nearly 100 years ago. There will be brief remarks, light food, and the opportunity to see this exhibition first! Fishhooks, knives, and pottery shards were clues to the first...

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Land Stewardship: Volunteer Work Day

Fontenelle Forest 1111 Bellevue Blvd North, Bellevue, NE

The volunteer Land Stewardship crew meets on selected Saturdays mornings to work on various projects. Lunch and camaraderie are provided! Anyone is welcome to join, even if it's just one time. Bring the family and get some hard work done with us.    

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Ask an Expert

Fontenelle Forest 1111 Bellevue Blvd North, Bellevue, NE

Come join us to learn more about the raptors in our Raptor Refuge! Bob Wells, the vice president of our local Audubon society, will be stationed at the refuge Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. to tell you more about the birds that call Fontenelle their home....

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Dirt Time: A Tracking Adventure

Fontenelle Forest 1111 Bellevue Blvd North, Bellevue, NE

Dirt Time is back! If you’ve ever wanted to learn to interpret the animal clues around you, this is your opportunity. Come spend time literally in the dirt and gain the skills needed to “read” the forest and its animal inhabitants. All participants will receive a track guide for future...

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Wild Summer Days

Fontenelle Forest 1111 Bellevue Blvd North, Bellevue, NE

Every child should experience the magic of holding a snail or smelling a wildflower, and learning alongside a special adult in their life. This summer, connect your child to the natural world by experiencing it together! Come to Wild Summer Days, a drop-in program for adults and children ages 11...

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Evening Yoga on the Plaza

Fontenelle Forest 1111 Bellevue Blvd North, Bellevue, NE

Join us for an hour-long vinyasa style yoga class, surrounded by nature, designed to de-stress and relax you. In winter, we practice yoga indoors by the fire. This class is accessible for all levels of yogis, from beginner to experienced, and will feature the sounds of the forest as your...

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Yoga on the Plaza

Fontenelle Forest 1111 Bellevue Blvd North, Bellevue, NE

Join us for an hour-long vinyasa style yoga class, surrounded by nature, designed to de-stress and relax you. In winter, we practice yoga indoors by the fire. This class is accessible for all levels of yogis, from beginner to experienced, and will feature the sounds of the forest as your...

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