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Birthday Parties at LakeView Nature Ctr

Looking for a new and entertaining way to celebrate your child's birthday? Why not have it at the Lake View Nature Center? Please fill out a Birthday Party Request Form to start your reservation process.

Birthday Party Reservation Information:

  • Fees: $125 Resident/$150 Non-resident (up to 15 children)
  • Parties must be booked a minimum of three (3) weeks in advance.
  • All parties must be paid in full to reserve date/time.
  • Add-ons must be arranged at the time of booking. 
  • Cancellations must be made at least two (2) weeks prior to reservation date to receive a refund. 
  • Parties are two (2) hours long. Base package allows for one hour of a staff led program around the theme of your choice and one hour use of the Nature Center.
  • All food and drink must be kept in the kitchen/classroom area.
  • Renter is responsible for food/decorations (no refrigerator/freezer available). 
  • Groups must provide a minimum of one (1) chaperone for every ten (10) children.
  • Fishing programs are a minimum of one (1) chaperone for every five (5) children.
  • All chidlren involved in a fishing program must be at least 7 years of age.
  • All adult attendees are free.
  • Additional children: If you party has more than 15 children, ask us about different rental options. 
  • See our Birthday Party Request form to reserve your party.
  • Any questions? Email Laura Saletta at laura@obtpd.org

Add-ons:

  • Extended staff led program: $25/half hour 
  • Extended use of the Nature Center: $75/hour
  • 30-minute campfire: $35
  • 30-minute campfire with s’mores fixings: $50

Programs

ReptileMania!
Interact with our live turtles and snakes. Learn about reptile habits and behaviors and take home a reptile themed craft.

Flappy Bird Day!
Learn about various kinds of birds (including our adorable Nature Center resident quails), go on a birdwatching hike, and make a bird themed craft.

Animal Superheroes
Have fun interacting with a bunch of the Nature Center animal residents, while learning about their natural "superpowers". Create your own superhero persona and make a superhero cape to take home. 

The Three Bears
Learn about the three species of North American bears through stories and natural artifacts. Make a bear claw necklace to take home. 

Fishing Fun (available Apr-Oct)
Available for age 7 and older. Learn to bait a hook, cast, and fish safely in our stocked lake.