The mission of the Sulphur Creek Nature Center is to instill a sense of responsibility for the welfare of our world by bringing people and animals closer together through wildlife rehabilitation and education. What We Do.. Wildlife RehabilitationThe staff and volunteers of Sulphur Creek help to take care of hundreds of native wild animals that are sick, orphaned, or injured.
We are also offering a brand new program, 'Scorpion Hikes at Mt. Diablo' and our adults only 'Bats and Brews' beer tasting program is on for June 9th. We hope to see you there. Check out our Upcoming Special Programs page for more information.
FREE Summer Events
Critter Storytelling: Stories Under the Oaks Free for children ages 2-6 years and their caregivers.
Join master storyteller Mrs. Rice (aka the Story Witch) in a free story time adventure. Let your children curl up on their favorite blanket under the old oaks and immerse themselves into a critter fantasy world. Stories will be accompanied with meeting live story critters up close!
Thursday, July 6th 1-1:45pm
Thursday, August 24th 1-1:45pm
Reptile Rally Free for all ages! Saturday, July 22nd 11am-3pm
Reptiles: Resilient, remarkable, and resplendent from the tip of their noses to the end of their tails. The Bay Area Amphibian and Reptile Society (BAARS) will be sharing their amazing array of reptiles. Come face-to-face with creatures that have endured the test of time, are scaly, and love to bask in the sun.
Bring the family and slither into an exciting day of learning about snakes, lizards, turtles, and tortoises. This special event is FREE! Make it a family day, bring a picnic, and enjoy getting back in nature.