Birthday Parties

Ney kids

Host your child’s next birthday party at the Ney Nature Center! Our Birthday Party Package includes a 90-minute activity with a naturalist and a three-hour building rental so you can spend time opening presents and serving food that you have brought with you. There is a maximum of 15 total participants for the program, unless stated otherwise. Click here to view our Group Program Cancellation Policy.

Birthday Party Fees:

  • $100.00 for Ney Nature Center members
  • $130.00 for non-members
  • $50.00 required refundable damage deposit
  • Optional: $25.00 firewood and fire ring rental

Interested in becoming a member at Ney Nature Center?
Click here for more information or to sign up now here.

Activities or Topics Include:
*Please note these are seasonal activities

  • Animal Furs, Skulls, & Tracks
  • Archery* – ages 9+ (Spring, Summer, Fall – as long as there’s no snow!)
  • Cross-country skiing(Winter)
  • Geocaching – ages 9+
  • Kayaking on the Frog Pond* – ages 12+, limit 6 participants
  • Meet the Animal Ambassadors – Eastern Tiger Salamander, Chilean Rose Hair Tarantula, Gopher Snake, and American Toad
  • Monarch Tagging* (Fall)
  • Nature Arts and Crafts
  • Nature Hike
  • Scientific Study of Frog Pond(Spring, Summer)
  • Snowshoeing(Winter)
  • Tractor Wagon Ride* – this activity is only 60 min (Summer, Fall)
  • Wilderness Survival Skills – program activities vary by age

Contact the Ney Nature Center at 507-357-8580 or to inquire about available dates and to book your birthday party today!