The Reserve offers a variety of fun and educational activities for children and adults on Reserve property and along the Delaware Bayshore. All activities are free. Most require pre-registration.
The Reserve offers free public programs throughout the year. Registration is required for all programs. To register, contact the Reserve at 302-739-6377 or follow the registration link listed on the event page listed below.
Programs may be cancelled due to inclement weather or low registration.
Wednesday, September 28, 2022 - Fall Hike at Blackbird Creek
Join a fall hike at Blackbird Creek Reserve.
Saturday, October 15, 2022 - Blackbird Creek Fall Festival
Join in a day of free family fun at the Blackbird Creek Fall Festival at the Blackbird Creek Reserve in Townsend.
Wednesday, November 2, 2022 - Virtual Book Club – The Thing with Feathers
Join the Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve for an environmental book discussion.
Saturday, November 5, 2022 - Fall Tree Planting at Blackbird Creek Reserve
Join a tree planting and help with the restoration of the Blackbird Creek Reserve.
Saturday, December 3, 2022 - Winter Tree Workshop
Learn all about native trees and how to differentiate them in a winter tree workshop at the Blackbird Creek Reserve.