Cumming Nature Center

Programs & Events

Discover something new each time you visit the Cumming Nature Center. From maple sugaring to guided hikes to blacksmithing, a trip to the Nature Center is sure to be fun for the whole family!

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  • Workshops at CNC

    Escape to the woods and use your hands to create, cultivate, or learn something new during our summer workshop series.

    • Cumming Nature Center
    • Ongoing

    • Adults

  • Yoga in the Pines

    Enjoy an invigorating, meditative yoga experience in the cathedral pines with Lynne Boucher of Yoga Revolution.

    • Cumming Nature Center
    • Jun 30, Jul 28 & Aug 25

    • Adults 18+

  • Eco-Book Club

    Our monthly book club explores fiction and non-fiction books with an environmental emphasis, pairing each book with a hike.

    • Cumming Nature Center
    • First Thursday of each month

    • Adults

  • Native Gardening for Wildlife & Pollinators

    Join Ellen Folts to learn more about using native plants to attract and support native wildlife and pollinators.

    • Cumming Nature Center
    • June 2

    • All Ages

  • Invasive Species Awareness Week

    Join us this week to learn, explore, and participate in themed hikes, discussions, and activities that help us better our environment!

    • Cumming Nature Center
    • All Ages

  • FROST TOWN TRAIL FEST

    Start the summer with a challenge when you tackle our annual 10k or 25k trail run.

    • Cumming Nature Center
    • June 8

    • Adults

  • Weekend Wild Walks

    Explore ecology topics through walks, talks, and family-friendly activities alongside one of our expert educators!

    • Cumming Nature Center
    • Saturdays, 10:30am

    • All Ages

  • Orchestra in the Pines

    Bask beneath the majestic red pines of Cumming Nature Center while listening to the sweet strains of the Finger Lakes Symphony Orchestra.

    • Cumming Nature Center
    • July 13, 2024 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

    • AdultsFamily Friendly

  • Blacksmithing

    Explore blacksmithing in small-group, hands-on sessions with expert instructor Jonathan Bernard.

    • Cumming Nature Center
    • Adults