Seaside Nature Center

Seaside Nature Center


Seaside Nature Center

The centerpiece of the Seaside Nature Center is a 300-gallon two-level touch tank, complete with viewing windows. The nature center also features five 1,000-gallon tanks with local fish, exhibits that explain the different habitats within the park, a live Osprey cam provided by the Friends of Cape Henlopen (April through August) and a gift shop.


Upcoming Events

Dolphin Watch

Saturday, May 28, 2022

Bottlenose dolphins return to our waters every spring. Discover why they come back and go on a guided search from shore. For ages 5 and up with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Dolphin Watch Bottlenose dolphins return to our waters every spring. Discover why they come back and go on a guided search from shore. For ages 5 and up with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Squid Dissection

Saturday, May 28, 2022

Explore the ins and outs of these mysterious animals through hands-on dissection. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Squid Dissection Explore the ins and outs of these mysterious animals through hands-on dissection. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Beach Driving 101

Saturday, June 11, 2022

Park rangers and veteran surf-fisherman will teach you the park rules and guidelines for driving on State Park beaches. Plus, get some tips and tricks for a successful, stuck-free day of surf-fishing. This is an indoor presentation only, no actual driving on the beach. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Beach Driving 101 Park rangers and veteran surf-fisherman will teach you the park rules and guidelines for driving on State Park beaches. Plus, get some tips and tricks for a successful, stuck-free day of surf-fishing. This is an indoor presentation only, no actual driving on the beach. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Dolphin Watch

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Dolphin Watch Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Seining the Bay

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Seining the Bay Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Ghost Crab Hike

Thursday, June 16, 2022

Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Ghost Crab Hike Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Citizen Science at the Shore

Friday, June 17, 2022

Do science and help the beach? Yes, you can! Have fun collecting data to help make our beaches better. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Citizen Science at the Shore Do science and help the beach? Yes, you can! Have fun collecting data to help make our beaches better. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Tidal Flats Exploration

Saturday, June 18, 2022

Grab a hand net and search for fish, crabs and other aquatic life on the bay flats at low tide and uncover how they adapt to this changing habitat. Wear old shoes (no flip-flops) that can get wet and muddy. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Tidal Flats Exploration Grab a hand net and search for fish, crabs and other aquatic life on the bay flats at low tide and uncover how they adapt to this changing habitat. Wear old shoes (no flip-flops) that can get wet and muddy. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Wild Eats!

Monday, June 20, 2022

Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Wild Eats! Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Dolphin Watch

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Dolphin Watch Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Seining the Bay

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Seining the Bay Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Ghost Crab Hike

Thursday, June 23, 2022

Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Ghost Crab Hike Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Beach Treasures

Friday, June 24, 2022

Search the shore for shells, feathers and other “treasures” that wash up on our beaches and figure out how they got there. For ages 5 and up with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Beach Treasures Search the shore for shells, feathers and other “treasures” that wash up on our beaches and figure out how they got there. For ages 5 and up with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Squid Dissection

Saturday, June 25, 2022

Explore the ins and outs of these mysterious animals through hands-on dissection. For ages 7 and older with an adult.Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $8 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Squid Dissection Explore the ins and outs of these mysterious animals through hands-on dissection. For ages 7 and older with an adult.Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $8 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Wild Eats!

Monday, June 27, 2022

Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Wild Eats! Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Dolphin Watch

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Dolphin Watch Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Seining the Bay

Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Seining the Bay Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Ghost Crab Hike

Thursday, June 30, 2022

Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Ghost Crab Hike Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Citizen Science at the Shore

Friday, July 1, 2022

Do science and help the beach? Yes, you can! Have fun collecting data to help make our beaches better. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Citizen Science at the Shore Do science and help the beach? Yes, you can! Have fun collecting data to help make our beaches better. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Squid Dissection

Saturday, July 2, 2022

Explore the ins and outs of these mysterious animals through hands-on dissection. For ages 7 and older with an adult.Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $8 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Squid Dissection Explore the ins and outs of these mysterious animals through hands-on dissection. For ages 7 and older with an adult.Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $8 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Wild Eats!

Monday, July 4, 2022

Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Wild Eats! Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Dolphin Watch

Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Dolphin Watch Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Seining the Bay

Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Seining the Bay Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Ghost Crab Hike

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Ghost Crab Hike Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Beach Treasures

Friday, July 8, 2022

Search the shore for shells, feathers and other “treasures” that wash up on our beaches and figure out how they got there. For ages 5 and up with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Beach Treasures Search the shore for shells, feathers and other “treasures” that wash up on our beaches and figure out how they got there. For ages 5 and up with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Tidal Flats Exploration

Saturday, July 9, 2022

Grab a hand net and search for fish, crabs and other aquatic life on the bay flats at low tide and uncover how they adapt to this changing habitat. Wear old shoes (no flip-flops) that can get wet and muddy. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Tidal Flats Exploration Grab a hand net and search for fish, crabs and other aquatic life on the bay flats at low tide and uncover how they adapt to this changing habitat. Wear old shoes (no flip-flops) that can get wet and muddy. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Wild Eats!

Monday, July 11, 2022

Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Wild Eats! Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Dolphin Watch

Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Dolphin Watch Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Seining the Bay

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Seining the Bay Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Ghost Crab Hike

Thursday, July 14, 2022

Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Ghost Crab Hike Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Beach Treasures

Friday, July 15, 2022

Search the shore for shells, feathers and other “treasures” that wash up on our beaches and figure out how they got there. For ages 5 and up with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Beach Treasures Search the shore for shells, feathers and other “treasures” that wash up on our beaches and figure out how they got there. For ages 5 and up with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Squid Dissection

Saturday, July 16, 2022

Explore the ins and outs of these mysterious animals through hands-on dissection. For ages 7 and older with an adult.Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $8 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Squid Dissection Explore the ins and outs of these mysterious animals through hands-on dissection. For ages 7 and older with an adult.Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $8 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Wild Eats!

Monday, July 18, 2022

Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Wild Eats! Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Dolphin Watch

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Dolphin Watch Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Seining the Bay

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Seining the Bay Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Ghost Crab Hike

Thursday, July 21, 2022

Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Ghost Crab Hike Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Citizen Science at the Shore

Friday, July 22, 2022

Do science and help the beach? Yes, you can! Have fun collecting data to help make our beaches better. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Citizen Science at the Shore Do science and help the beach? Yes, you can! Have fun collecting data to help make our beaches better. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Tidal Flats Exploration

Saturday, July 23, 2022

Grab a hand net and search for fish, crabs and other aquatic life on the bay flats at low tide and uncover how they adapt to this changing habitat. Wear old shoes (no flip-flops) that can get wet and muddy. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Tidal Flats Exploration Grab a hand net and search for fish, crabs and other aquatic life on the bay flats at low tide and uncover how they adapt to this changing habitat. Wear old shoes (no flip-flops) that can get wet and muddy. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Wild Eats!

Monday, July 25, 2022

Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Wild Eats! Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Dolphin Watch

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Dolphin Watch Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Seining the Bay

Wednesday, July 27, 2022

Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Seining the Bay Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Ghost Crab Hike

Thursday, July 28, 2022

Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Ghost Crab Hike Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Citizen Science at the Shore

Friday, July 29, 2022

Do science and help the beach? Yes, you can! Have fun collecting data to help make our beaches better. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Citizen Science at the Shore Do science and help the beach? Yes, you can! Have fun collecting data to help make our beaches better. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Squid Dissection

Saturday, July 30, 2022

Explore the ins and outs of these mysterious animals through hands-on dissection. For ages 7 and older with an adult.Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $8 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Squid Dissection Explore the ins and outs of these mysterious animals through hands-on dissection. For ages 7 and older with an adult.Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $8 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Wild Eats!

Monday, August 1, 2022

Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Wild Eats! Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Dolphin Watch

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Dolphin Watch Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Seining the Bay

Wednesday, August 3, 2022

Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Seining the Bay Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Ghost Crab Hike

Thursday, August 4, 2022

Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Ghost Crab Hike Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Beach Treasures

Friday, August 5, 2022

Search the shore for shells, feathers and other “treasures” that wash up on our beaches and figure out how they got there. For ages 5 and up with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Beach Treasures Search the shore for shells, feathers and other “treasures” that wash up on our beaches and figure out how they got there. For ages 5 and up with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Tidal Flats Exploration

Saturday, August 6, 2022

Grab a hand net and search for fish, crabs and other aquatic life on the bay flats at low tide and uncover how they adapt to this changing habitat. Wear old shoes (no flip-flops) that can get wet and muddy. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Tidal Flats Exploration Grab a hand net and search for fish, crabs and other aquatic life on the bay flats at low tide and uncover how they adapt to this changing habitat. Wear old shoes (no flip-flops) that can get wet and muddy. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Wild Eats!

Monday, August 8, 2022

Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Wild Eats! Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Dolphin Watch

Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Dolphin Watch Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Seining the Bay

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Seining the Bay Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Ghost Crab Hike

Thursday, August 11, 2022

Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Ghost Crab Hike Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Citizen Science at the Shore

Friday, August 12, 2022

Do science and help the beach? Yes, you can! Have fun collecting data to help make our beaches better. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Citizen Science at the Shore Do science and help the beach? Yes, you can! Have fun collecting data to help make our beaches better. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Squid Dissection

Saturday, August 13, 2022

Explore the ins and outs of these mysterious animals through hands-on dissection. For ages 7 and older with an adult.Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $8 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Squid Dissection Explore the ins and outs of these mysterious animals through hands-on dissection. For ages 7 and older with an adult.Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $8 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Wild Eats!

Monday, August 15, 2022

Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Wild Eats! Explore the park for wild edibles and discover how you can use some of the same plants that animals eat. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Dolphin Watch

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Dolphin Watch Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Seining the Bay

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Seining the Bay Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Ghost Crab Hike

Thursday, August 18, 2022

Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Ghost Crab Hike Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Dolphin Watch

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Dolphin Watch Look for bottlenose dolphins from our shore overlook and find out why they spend the summer off our beaches. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Seining the Bay

Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Seining the Bay Fish the shallows of Delaware Bay using a beach seine net to collect fish, crabs and other creatures, and discover how the bay functions as a nursery. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Ghost Crab Hike

Thursday, August 25, 2022

Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Ghost Crab Hike Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. For ages 7 and older with an adult. Online registration closes 24 hours prior to the program. After that please call 302-645-6852. $6 per person Cape Henlopen State Park