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Bug Safari and More
August 2, 2018 @ 9:01 pm
Join Nick the Naturalist for these activities:
10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Bug Safari **YPP** Join Nick the Naturalist for a hunt for bugs around the Rec Building and surrounding field. Butterfly nets and guide books provided for a fun program of catch, ID and release. Meet at the new nature center in the old gift shop.
1:00 – 3:30 p.m. **YPP** Come visit the new Nature Center and find all kinds of interesting displays and creek aquariums of fish and other critters, plus a nature library loaded with guide books to identify everything from mushrooms to insects. We’ll help you learn how to use a field guide to ID creatures and critters in nature.
4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Nature Bingo. Meet in the Lounge for a different and wild game of Bingo. Family fun and prizes.
7:00– 8:00 p.m. Appalachian Folk Tales. Meet Tara at the new Nature Center to hear her grandmother’s Appalachian Folk Tales. Every park may have a hiking trail, but only Lost River has Tara’s Appalachian Folk Tales.
8:00 – 9:00 p.m. Walk In The Twilight Zone **YPP** Let’s take a night hike and look for bats, owls, and other night creatures! We’ll learn how these animals get around in the dark. Bring a flashlight and meet me at the pool bathhouse.