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Weekend Activities at Blackwater Falls

February 19, 2021 - February 21, 2021

Enjoy activities offered at Blackwater Falls State Park. Nature-based programs and crafts are organized by Park Naturalist Paulita Cousin. Unless indicated otherwise, all activities are at the Nature Center. Nature Center is open from 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Friday, February 19, 2021

11:00 a.m. Free Craft-Collage Container
Come craft with us at the Nature Center.

1:30 p.m. West Virginia Jeopardy
How well do you know the state of West Virginia? Let’s find out and play along in this fun family friendly game with park naturalist, Paulita. YPP

2:30 p.m. Mason Jar Craft
Decorate a silver- or gold-toned mason jar for the fall/winter holidays. Candle included for a fee of $5.00 per jar.

Saturday, February 20, 2021

11:00 a.m. West Virginia Spring Wildflowers
We’re looking forward to spring and emergence of wildflowers. Enjoy this wildflower identification and conversation presentation with the park naturalist. About 1 hour. YPP

12:30 p.m. Planets & Stars Craft
This is a free craft hosted by park staff. See you at the nature center.

1:30 p.m. Stories in the Sky
Join the park naturalist, Paulita, to learn and talk about some of the winter constellations you may see on a clear night and more. YPP

2:30 p.m. Friendship Bracelet Craft
Aspen, our recreation host, conducts this fun craft time at the nature center. Craft fee: $1.00

Sunday, February 21, 2021

10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Tie Dye Shirt Craft
Join the recreation assistants, Brittany and Aspen, as they host this creative and unique souvenir of your visit to Blackwater Falls. Tie Dye can be on a black or white t-shirt. Inclement weather moves craft indoors. Craft fee: $10.00 adults, $8.00 Youth. Limited Supplies on first-come basis.

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Tie Dye an Orb
Brittany and Aspen continue crafting fun with a tie dye orb! Craft fee: $4.00

Activities from February 22 – 25 are posted at the Nature Center and lodge. Nature Center is closed on Wednesday.

Blackwater Falls Sled Run operates Thursday – Sunday and on Mondays that fall on a holiday. Ticket sales are online.

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February 19, 2021
February 21, 2021


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