monarch butterfly on native milkweed at ijams nature center



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Programs for Adults

At Ijams, adults can get outdoors and connect to nature in myriad ways. Whether you want to join the fun folks of the Ijams Hiking Club or spend some weekends with like-minded nature lovers in the Tennessee Naturalist Program, Ijams has a program for you!

child holding animal skull in ijams homeshool class

Programs for Families & Kids

Ijams is the perfect place for families to get outside and discover together. Monthly Nature Nuggets programs, weekend pop-up programs, and afternoon family programs are all ways to safely get outdoors and learn.

chilren painting mural in nature outdoors
cute child holding butterfly net at ijams program
two women on small dock examining aquatic organisms at ijams