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March 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Deep River County Park
Nature is full of lots of surprises-maybe even fairies! Participants will build a house in the woods for faeries and nature’s friends to visit. The simplest challenge of creating a fairy house gives children a unique activity that encourages them to go outside and connect with the natural world, while nurturing care and respect for the environment. Please dress for the weather. Pre-registration required; please call 219-844-3188. . Homeschool, scout and other groups are welcome to attend, but all families within a group must register individually.
March 27, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Gibson Woods Nature Preserve
Learn about the steps of banding and see birds in a unique way as Brad Bumgardner, Executive Director of Indiana Audubon Society, joins us for a bird banding demonstration. Limited seating available. Pre-registration required; please call 219-844-3188. . Homeschool, scout and other groups are welcome to attend, but all families within a group must register individually.
March 27, 2019, 7:15 PM @ Oak Ridge Prairie
Known for their spectacular flight and distinctive call, the American Woodcock is recognized as one of the earliest signs of spring! Join us at Oak Ridge Prairie and usher in spring with the American Woodcock.
Pre-registration is required; please call 219-844 3188.
Rain Date April 3!
March 28, 2019, 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM @ Gibson Woods Nature Preserve
Spring has sprung and nature is a great way to spend some time during spring break. Campers are asked to bring their own lunch in a reusable container. Light afternoon snack will be provided. Camp for children K-5th grades.
Must pre-register, call 219-844-3188.
March 29, 2019, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Gibson Woods Nature Preserve
The excitement of spring bird migration will soon be upon us. Join a park naturalist and fellow bird enthusiasts to learn more about what group of birds will be offered. The presentations will feature many tips on identification.
This dates presentation will talk about Warblers and Vireos.
For ages 12+. Pre-registration required; please call 219-844-3188.
Other bird migration presentations dates and topics:
Friday, March 1 – Raptors
Friday, March 15 Sparrows and Finches
March 29, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Oak Ridge Prairie
Come explore and enjoy the early spring sights and sounds as we explore the park at night. Please dress for the weather, as the trails will be wet this time of year.
Pre-registration required; please call 219-844-3188. Homeschool, scout and other groups are welcome to attend, but all families within a group must register individually.