Summer in Highlands NC, All About Nature

Summer in Highlands NC is all about nature.  From magnificent hikes to beautiful gardens, there is something to enjoy at every turn.  In addition, the Highlands Nature Center offers multiple opportunities to experience nature and learn more about our natural habitat, with weekly walks and programs for all ages.

The weekly programs take place each week throughout August 16th and include the following:

  • Mondays: Botanical Garden Tours, 10:30 -11:30 am, all ages and the cost is free.
  • Tuesdays: Family Nature Activity, 3:00 – 4:00 pm, ages 4+, the cost is $1.
  • Wednesdays: Storybook Science Programs, 2:30 – 3:00 pm, all ages and the cost is free.
  • Thursdays: Zahner Lectures/ Think about Thursdays, times vary, open to all ages and the cost is free.
  • Fridays: Animal Feeding Time, 11:00 – 11:30 am, all ages and the cost is free.
  • Saturdays: Featured Creature, 11:30 am – noon, all ages and the cost is free.

The Highlands Nature Center is a cornerstone of the community, offering fun ways for people to get more involved with the flora, fauna and creatures in our area.  For more information about any of the programs they offer call 828-526-2623.

Contact me, Lynn Kimball, today to learn more about living and vacationing in Highlands NC.  Our unique area has so much to offer.  I welcome the opportunity to help you get to know our community while getting you started on a Highlands real estate search at the same time.

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