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Wild About Watoga Activities

August 19, 2020 @ 1:01 am - August 22, 2020 @ 1:01 am

Enjoy these activities at Watoga State Park with your ‘things to do’ host Maddie Ferrell.

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Watoga Wildlife 2:00 p.m.
Want to learn more about the critters around us? Come join us at the activity building to see the furs of different animals that live in Watoga Park. We will also view some animal tracks!

Scavenger Hunt! 3:30 p.m.
Not your typical scavenger hunt! No need to collect items, instead you will be using your eyes, ears, nose, and hands for this hunt. Meet at the activity building to pick up your list!

Thursday, August 20, 2020

Eastern Box Turtle 1:00 p.m.
Join us at the activity building to learn more about the Box Turtle! We will also view some shells of these little creatures.

Monarch Butterflies 2:00 p.m.
Want to learn more about West Virginia’s state butterfly? Join us at the activity building to learn more about these amazing little creatures. There will be a fun Monarch craft for the kids after the lesson.

Rock Painting 3:30 p.m.
Making art rocks! Join us by the activity building and make some fun art with rocks. Paint and brushes will be supplied, but please bring your own rock!

SPECIAL PROGRAM!!!
Saturday, August 22, 2020

Bats! Heroes of the Night Sky 7:00 p.m.
Please join us at the Watoga Activity Building for a presentation on Bats, by Cindy Sandeno, USFS District Ranger. Bats are amazing animals that are vital to the health of our environment and economy. Now, more than ever, bats need our help! Come to learn more about these vital animals, the threats they face, including light pollution and how you can help. Open to the public. No fee. Family friendly

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Start:
August 19, 2020 @ 1:01 am
End:
August 22, 2020 @ 1:01 am