Hobe Sound Nature Center
Nature Center Open Monday - Saturday, 9:00am to 3:00pm
Refuge Trail Open 7 days, Sunrise to Sunset

Upcoming Events

Meet us at the Library


Join us at the library! Meet the Nature Center at your local library for a variety of fun and interesting environmental programs. Be sure to contact the library to make reservations if needed.

Summer 2021

Wildlife Around Us
Recommended for all ages

Meet members of the Hobe Sound Nature Center's Wildlife Teaching Team, while learning about the need for habitat protection & to coexist with native wildlife.
A variety of animals may be used, including raptors, crocodilians, & snakes.
Wednesday June 16th
At Cummings Library 11am
At Hobe Sound Library 2pm

Winged Warriors
Recommended for all ages

Discover the world of eagles, hawks, owls and vultures, with special emphasis on their adaptations for survival. Live birds and numerous props accompany this interactive presentation.
Wednesday July 21st
At Cummings Library 11am
At Hobe Sound Library 2pm

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Beach Dynamics Program


Wednesdays June 23rd July 14th July 28th @ 4:30PM
All ages welcome! Bring the whole family!

The Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge and Nature Center invites you to join naturalist Kim Mohlenhoff for a beach dynamics program at the Hobe Sound Refuge Beach.
Kim will lead you on a beachcombing adventure to find treasures brought to our shores by ocean currents. Watch for wildlife, learn about natural items washed ashore and and pick up litter along the way.

RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED.There is no charge to attend and all ages are welcome.
We greatly appreciate your donations especially during this time.
We are limiting group size, maintaining social distancing and encouraging everyone to wear a mask.
Please email HobeSoundNatureCenter@gmail.com to reserve your spot.

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Summer Nature Camp


Registration for 2021 is OPEN!
The Nature Center remains closed at this time due to Covid-19. Camp will be held at The Hobe Sound Civic Center located at 8980 SE Olympus Street, Hobe Sound.

The Hobe Sound Nature Center's Nature Camp is designed to acquaint your child with the natural world around them. Live native wildlife presentations, nature crafts, games and more are included in the one week program.

The camp is open to all students, ages 6 to 12 and will be held Monday-Friday, 9 to 12 noon.

Available weeks: Space is limited.

  • 06/21 - 06/25

  • 06/28 - 07/02

  • 07/05 - 07/09

  • Registration is $100.00 per student Proof of age for all 6-year-old students is required. (Either a birth certificate or report card. You may send picture via email) Students may register for one week only . No transportation is provided.

    Print this form or request a form via e-mail. We must receive CHECK and COMPLETED FORM for registration.


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