“…for quiet enjoyment and benefit of the public, male and female alike.”

~ Dedication of land by family of James C. Forsyth



FNC Birthday Party!

June 15th, 2023        5:00pm – 6:00pm

Join us in celebrating the Forsyth Nature Center’s 87th Birthday!  Refreshments will be provided.

FNC Family Fun Day! 

September 16, 2023

Mark your calendars for a day of FUN at the Forsyth Nature Center.  Details will be updated soon!

Boo at the Zoo – Movie Night!!  **New Date** 

 Friday October 27th, 2023 

Join us for this FREE EVENT at Forsyth Nature Center. Come in costume, enjoy some snacks provided. Bring your own chair and/or blanket and enjoy!

5:30pm – FUN STARTS Show off your costume, enjoy snacks, set up your blanket and chairs

6:30pm – MOVIE BEGINS (at dark)



Naturalist Passport: The Naturalist’s Passport program offers hands-on, interactive nature programs designed for children of all ages. The program runs every Thursday from June 1st through August 31st from 3:30-4:30 pm and is free for all. Youth participants receive a participation gift & certificate upon completion of six programs.

Junior Naturalists Program:  Participants are given the opportunity to learn, recreate and enjoy nature during an intensive summer experience. The program meets at the Forsyth Nature Center from 9am-3pm. Youth participate in hands-on environmental education programming in a variety of subject areas while also kayaking, fishing, hiking, exploring and much more! Space is very limited and many sessions fill up on the first day! Please visit the City of Kingston website here for more information.

School Programs: The City of Kingston Parks and Recreation Department offers year-round Environmental Education Programs that take place at a variety of Kingston’s parks. These programs strive to educate local school students and adults to be better stewards of the natural world. For more information about school programming contact Environmental Educator KC Keegan Twombly at 845-481-7336.