Back Bay Saturdays

Summer 2019
Environmental Education (BIG PROMO)
What better way to spend the summer than exploring the great outdoors?


Please call to sign up for Back Bay Saturday programs. Registration begins Tuesday, April 16th by calling (757)301-7329 ext.3106. Please leave a message if we are unable to get your call. We will return all messages in the order they are received.

This year Back Bay NWR is offering Saturday programs for children and families. Come to one or many throughout the summer!

June 1 @ 9:00am and throughout the day - Clean the Bay Day fishing clinics!
June 8 @ 10:00am - Explore the Pond Habitat; 2:00pm - Snakes:Myths & Legends 
June 22 @ 9:00am - Photo Workshop (Bay); 2:00pm - Wildlife Art
June 29 @ 2:00pm - Refuge Trivia 
July 6 @ 10:00am - Snakes: Myths & Legends; 2:00pm Wildlife Art 
July 13 @ 10:00am - Explore the Pond Habitat 
July 27 @ 9:00am - Photo Workshop (Bay); 2:00pm - Refuge Trivia 
August 3 @ 10:00am - Explore the Pond Habitat; 2:00pm - Wildlife Art 
August 10 - 11:00-2:00pm - All About Butterflies! ; 8:00pm - BATS in Back Bay!! (Call for event location)
August 17 @ 8:00pm - BATS in Back Bay!! (Call for event location)
August 24 from 9:00am-2:00pm - Freshwater Fishing with the Izaak Walton League; 2:00pm - Junior Ranger Program
August 31 @ 9:00am - Photo Clinic (Beach); 2:00pm - Refuge Trivia

Call (757)301-7329 ext.3106 to register. These programs are free but there is a $5.00 entrance fee to the refuge. Annual passes are also available. America the Beautiful passes and Federal Duck Stamps are also honored (and available for purchase).