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Activities at Blackwater Falls

May 10, 2021 - May 13, 2021

Activities are ways to enjoy the outdoors and nature at Blackwater Falls State Park during your visit. Activities and programs are at the nature center unless indicated otherwise. Nature Center hours are 10:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.

Monday, May 10, 2021

11:00 a.m. Sand Art
Purchase a pre-pasted picture to “paint” with sand or use your imagination, glue and sand to create your own beautiful work of art. $1.00 craft fee

1:00 p.m. Backyard Bugs Nature Film
Enjoy a fun film about bugs you may find in your backyard. About 30 minutes.

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

11:00 a.m. Kids Nature Film and Fingerpainting
Watch a short film about white-tailed deer followed by finger-painting. About 45 minutes.

1:00 p.m. Tie Dye an Orb
Enjoy creating your own unique ornament. $3.00 craft fee

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

11:00 a.m. Deer Track Craft
Use a deer track mold and Plaster of Paris to create a lasting memory of your visit to Blackwater Falls. No fee. Drying time varies – 30 minutes or more.

11:30 a.m. Private Life of Deer
A short introduction to the deer you may view while visiting the park, followed by a viewing of a nature film that reveals the hidden world of white-tailed deer.

Thursday, May 13, 2021

10:00 a.m. A Bird Sit
Sit back and watch the nature center feeders for feathered friends. 30-60 minutes.

1:00 p.m. Fox Tales
Enjoy a nature film about the secret life of foxes, those sly critters.

2:00 p.m. Fox Puppet Craft
Use a paper bag, crayons and imagination to create a fox hand puppet. Free to participate.

Hiking trails are open. Visit the trading post and be sure to take time to view Blackwater Falls.

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May 10, 2021
May 13, 2021


Blackwater Falls State Park
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