DPNC Program Cancellation Policy: Pre-registration allows the Nature Center to secure staffing and materials for programs, so that we may best serve you. We require pre-registration and pre-payment for most programs in order to reserve a space. If DPNC cancels a program, you will receive a full refund. If you withdraw from a program more than 4 days in advance, you will receive a refund less a 25% administrative fee. Withdrawals within 4 days of a program are not refundable. Preregistration for all programs is always recommended. Walk-ins should be prepared to pay by check or with exact change for programs at Coogan Farm, off-site, or after hours, and may be turned away if program is full.
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Horseshoe Crab Walk, Napatree Point
May 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday, May 26 6:30pm-8:30pm$5/member and $7/non-member.This time each year, horseshoe crabs crawl out of the ocean onto the beaches of New England to lay eggs. Join DPNC and Mystic Aquarium educators to observe this natural wonder and learn more about these fascinating “living fossils” and their importance to humans. Be prepared to get your feet wet during this 2-3 mile walk. Pre-registration is encouraged. Meet at the start of beach sand along sea wall, behind Misquamicut Club, off of Route 1A in Watch Hill, RI. Watch Hill Conservancy.Register