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Five Rivers Public Programs and Events Schedule

To limit the potential spread of the Coronavirus, unvaccinated visitors are required to wear a mask while inside the education center and restrooms, and outdoors when a 6-foot distance cannot be maintained. The Education Center is now open its regular hours, Monday through Saturday from 9 AM to 4:30 PM. Public restrooms are available daily from 8 AM to sunset at the Guided School Program building. If you need to contact us, please call 518-475-0291 or email

Outdoor public programs are listed on our schedule. Unvaccinated program participants MUST wear a mask indoors or when a 6-foot distance cannot be maintained outdoors.

Dress for the weather! Most programs involve going outdoors, rain or shine.

NOTE: We are unable to accommodate organized groups (scouts, schools, hiking clubs, etc.) at our public programs. Please call Five Rivers at 518-475-0291 to schedule a separate program for your group.

We welcome people with disabilities to all of our programs. If you call ahead to let us know your specific needs, we will be happy to learn how we can best serve you.

Programs are free of charge unless otherwise noted. For further information or for registration, call Five Rivers at 518-475-0291. In the event of inclement weather, programs may be canceled. Please call the Center to confirm.

Special Programs

  • Watchable Wildlife - Public programs to learn more about (and possibly spot!) specific local wildlife species
  • Teacher Workshop - Professional development workshop for educators; participants receive a hands-on environmental education curriculum
  • Family Fun - Programs designed for parents and children to explore environmental topics together
  • How To Do It - Ever wanted to know how to do something like snowshoe or make your home a little more green? These events are for you!
  • Outdoors After School - Together, children in grades K-5 and their parents/caregivers enjoy a different, fun, hour-long outdoor activity each week (April-June and September-October only).

View and print the Summer 2021 Program Guide (PDF, 178 KB) for events taking place April through June.

To receive a bi-weekly email reminder of upcoming programs, sign up for our listserv through DEC Delivers.

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