Public Environmental Education

The Town of Castle Rock offers a variety of indoor environmental educational programs and classes throughout the year. These free programs are generally all-ages and provide information on birds and local wildlife found around Castle Rock and Douglas County. These programs are intended to offer tips on wildlife watching, identifying different wildlife, how to respond to wildlife encounters and how to become a birdwatcher or improve your bird watching skills.

  1. Basics of Bird Watching
  2. Guided Bird Watching Walk
  3. Wild in Our Town

Basics of Bird Watching (Part 1)

Are you new to birding in Castle Rock? Wondering where to begin or where to go? Join the natural resource specialist for this indoor program. Learn bird identification, choosing and using binoculars and field guides, finding local birding spots, and so much more. There will be an outdoor field trip later in May (location TBD) in part 2 of this program. Not recommended for children under 8. Preregistration is required at For questions contact our Natural Resource Specialist by email or by phone at 720-733-2294.


Wednesday, May 6, 2020


7-8 p.m.


Philip S. Miller Library