Volunteer Day at Blue Heron

Join us on the first Saturday of every month for Volunteer Day! Roll up your sleeves and help us preserve the Preserve we all love so much. Weather permitting. Cancelled if raining and/or temperatures are above 95 by 9:00am.

Annual Firefly Hike

Main Entry of BHNP 4055 Roswell Road, Atlanta, United States

Join Andrew Lester, Director of Education Programs, for a relaxing stroll along the Blueway Trail for our Annual Firefly Hike. Fireflies typically end their light shows in Mid-June, so WE will be acting as the fireflies! Glow Sticks will be provided and Glow-in-the-Dark or Light-up items are encouraged. Bring the kids and the dog! SIGN […]

Herbal Walk and Talk

Main Entry of BHNP 4055 Roswell Road, Atlanta, United States

Join local Herbalist Staci Rieder to find medicinal plants in the Preserve during this insightful herbal walk and talk. As you connect with nature, Staci will share the healing properties of some wild herbs and introduce participants to medicinal plants, often called weeds, commonly found in our Atlanta yards. This Personal Chef and Integrative Nutrition […]

A Taste of Honey

BHNP Field Research Center 3931 Land O Lakes Drive, atlanta, United States

Savor great experiences in the Preserve with Brooke Vacovsky, the Certified Beekeeper of Southeast Beescapes, as you taste harvest from Blue Heron and other apiaries. You learn about the health benefits of honey, see the Blue Heron apiary, and find out about Brooke's exciting work across Atlanta as a beekeeper. Bee inspired!   SIGN UP […]

Volunteer Day at Blue Heron

Main Entry of BHNP 4055 Roswell Road, Atlanta, United States

Join us on the first Saturday of every month for Volunteer Day! Roll up your sleeves and help us preserve the Preserve we all love so much. Weather permitting. Cancelled if raining and/or temperatures are above 95 by 9:00am.

Volunteer Day at Blue Heron

Main Entry of BHNP 4055 Roswell Road, Atlanta, United States

Join us on the first Saturday of every month for Volunteer Day! Roll up your sleeves and help us preserve the Preserve we all love so much. Weather permitting. Cancelled if raining and/or temperatures are above 95 by 9:00am.

H-OWL-OWEEN: Owl Discovery

Main Entry of BHNP 4055 Roswell Road, Atlanta, United States

It’s sure to be a Hoot! Bring your little ones for a morning of owl-exploration! Learn, play, and explore like an owl through stories, crafts, and other sensory experiences. This is a family program designed for children ages 0-5. Register for this event here.

H-OWL-OWEEN: Owls Inside Out

Main Entry of BHNP 4055 Roswell Road, Atlanta, United States

Ever wonder what an owl eats for breakfast? This program will give children the opportunity to discover just that! Learn about the different types of owls that live in Georgia, and get an up-close look at what they like to eat. This is a family program designed for children ages 6-12. Register for this event […]

H-OWL-OWEEN: Night Owls

Main Entry of BHNP 4055 Roswell Road, Atlanta, United States

This evening hike is the perfect opportunity to look and listen for owls. Learn about the natural history of owls and how to identify their calls, then embark on a guided nature walk at dusk to practice your skills. This program is open to all ages and is geared towards ages 12+. Register for this […]

$10.00

Mirror Muir: The Cumberland Mountains Exhibition

Indoor Art Gallery 4055 Roswell Road, Atlanta, GA, United States

This interactive exhibition is inspired by celebrated botanist John Muir with his walk from Kentucky to Florida. Visitors will appreciate how these artists unpack the complex legacy of Muir through the lens of John Muir Trail, a cobbled together series of paths through central Tennessee. Tallahassee-based artist Meredith Laura Lynn and Chattanooga-based artist Katie Hargrave […]

Volunteer Day at Blue Heron

Main Entry of BHNP 4055 Roswell Road, Atlanta, United States

Join us on the first Saturday of every month for Volunteer Day! Roll up your sleeves and help us preserve the Preserve we all love so much. Weather permitting. Cancelled if raining and/or temperatures are above 95 by 9:00am.

Leaf Fest

Main Entry of BHNP 4055 Roswell Road, Atlanta, United States

Celebrate autumn at the preserve by exploring, discovering, and creating with leaves. You won’t want to miss out on this day filled with fun for the whole family, be-leave us!