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Leap into Spring

  • Hoffler Creek Wildlife Preserve 4510 Twin Pines Road Portsmouth, VA 23703 United States (map)

Help us leap into spring, March 19th, with a day of family fun. Do a scavenger hunt, join us on a nature walk, or make a craft using natural materials. Drop-in any time or just come for the program you want to join!

- Family Scavenger Hunt                                                                                     ~ All Day

Work as a team to complete a spring-themed scavenger hunt. Prizes for completion (while supplies last).

- Spring Hop-along                                                                                                 ~ 10:30 a.m.

Join HCWF staff for a nature walk and learn about some of the special moves that animals use to get around!

- Spring Crafts at our headquarters                                                               ~ 12-3 p.m.

Make a pinwheel, an eco-friendly seedling, planter, or a dream catcher using natural materials found around the Preserve. ($3 for materials)


Most programs are free but a small donation ($2-5) is encouraged to help support similar programming. There is a $3 materials fee for participation in the Spring Crafts program. 

Earlier Event: March 12
Volunteer Work Day
Later Event: March 24
A Hopping Night with Frogs