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July Fun: Holly River

July 7 - July 9

Naturalist Jane invites you to join her at these outdoor activities July 7 – 9, 2022 at Holly River State Park. Cherish summer fun and the ability to be outdoors. Join us.

Thursday, July 7, 2022
1 pm
NATURE CRAFT
Pine Cone Bird Feeders
Meet naturalist Jane in Windy Gap Schoolyard (Balli Shelter if Rainy) to make & take home a bird feeder to hang in your yard. All materials provided.

2 pm
TURTLE TREK
Meet in Windy Gap Schoolyard to learn the Perils of our Eastern Box Turtle in a self-guided game. (YPP)

4 pm
ARCHERY
Learn to hold a bow, load arrows, target shoot & long shots. Look for an archery range in the game field across from the office.

Friday, July 8, 2022
10 am
BADMINTON
Find us between the pool & tennis court, we’ll be flying birdies over the badminton net, just for fun & exercise.

2 pm
VERY FISHY
Learn the parts of a fish, fold an origami fish, then feed baby Trout in our trout rearing pond. Meet the naturalist in the Old Pavilion. (YPP)

4 pm
ARCHERY
Learn to hold a bow, load arrows, target shoot & long shots. Look for an archery range in the game field across from the office.

Saturday, July 9, 2022
10 am
FIREFLIES
What makes them glow? Learn about their evolutionary history & how to take part in a firefly census, Color one to take home, Old Pavilion. YPP

2 pm
SNAKES
Learn to identify which 2 are venomous. Meet naturalist Jane in Windy Gap Schoolyard to see authentic replicas of the Copperhead & Eastern Rattlesnake. Learn how helpful all reptiles can be (YPP) Balli Shelter if rainy

4 pm
ARCHERY
Learn to hold a bow, load arrows, target shoot and long shots. Look for archery range in game field across from office

All Naturalist Programs are FREE to everyone! YPP (Young People for Parks) encourages youth of ages 6 – 16 to go outdoors and explore nature in our state parks. Completion of 3 naturalist programs in one week will earn a certificate; completion of 5 YPP programs will earn a patch.

Let’s enjoy traditional state park fun at Holly River State Park.

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Start:
July 7
End:
July 9
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Holly River State Park
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