Welcome to Elmer W. Oliver Nature Park

Want to see some of the cool organisms out at Oliver Nature Park?

Check out the iNaturalist project we’ve started!  When you’re out at the park, don’t forget to bring a camera and add to this project!

Here are some of the upcoming nature programs:

Registration required for all programs.   Click here for more information and to register.

One Day Programs

Squirrel

Home School Nature Class

  • Tuesday, April 4th, 10 – 11 am – Caterpillars
  • Thursday, April 20th, 10 – 11 am – Ladybugs
  • Tuesday, May 9th, 10 – 11 am –Pond Ecology
  • Tuesday, May 23rd, 10 – 11 am – Fish

iNaturalist Sneak Peek

  • Saturday, April 8th, 11 am - 1pm

Kayaking at Britton Park

  • Saturday, April  8th, 10am – 11:30am
  • Friday, April 21st, 10am – 11:30am
  • Saturday, May 13th, 10am – 11:30am
  • Friday, May 26th, 10am – 11:30am

Painting at the Park

  • Monday, April 17th, 10am – 11:30am – Pond Scene (5Y+) $27/$32
  • Saturday, May 20th, 10am – 12pm – Wildflowers (12Y+) $32 /$37

Little Naturalists (for ages 3 – 5)

Wednesday mornings at 10:30-11:15 am

  • 04/05 ‐ Bouncing Bunny
  • 04/19‐ Fancy Flowers
  • 05/03 – Spring Has Sprung
  • 05/24 – Butterflies

Ongoing Activities

  • Oliver Nature Park Trivia Guide - Want to learn more about Oliver Nature Park while having fun exploring?  Pick up a Trivia Guide at the Mansfield Activities Center and head over to the park for some investigation.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us.