Junior Ranger Day and Spring Break Week at Woodlands Nature Station (Land Between the Lakes)

There's A LOT Going On from March 30 to April 5, 2013 .... for Kids of All Ages!

Beautiful Owl at the Woodlands Nature Station

One of the Nature Station’s Beautiful Residents

If you’re looking for activities to enjoy with the kids during spring break, the Land Between The Lakes (LBL) National Recreation Area has a few wonderful options: Junior Ranger Day on March 30, 2013, and Spring Break Week  March 31-April 5, 2013 at the Woodlands Nature Station.

“Come out and enjoy Nature Station’s wildlife programs and outdoor activities. These programs offer family outdoor adventure while providing valuable learning experiences.” Carrie Szwed, Public Programs Coordinator for NS

Programs offered Saturday, March 30, 2013 during Junior Ranger Day include:

  • 11 am “Habitat Safari”
  • 12-2 pm Leaf People Craft (ongoing during that time)
  • 2-3 pm BINGO Nature Hike
  • 3:30 pm “Batty” About Bats

Programs offered Sunday, March 31–Friday, April 5, during Spring Break Week include:

  • Sun.  2:15 pm  The Habits of Rabbits
  • Mon.  2:15 pm   April Fools’ Animals
  • Tue.  11 am     Treasure Hunt Hike
  • Tue.   2:15 pm    Magnificent Metamorphosis
  • Wed.  2:15 pm    “The Lorax” Puppet Show
  • Thu. 2:15 pm   Kids’ Survival Skills
  • Fri.   2:15 pm    The “Real” Angry Birds

Purchase an LBL Fun Card this spring for discounted general admissions to the day-use facilities. Fun Cards with 10 visits are $35 and can be used at The Homeplace, Golden Pond Planetarium, and Nature Station in any combination of visits.

Check out the LBL Calendar of Events to learn about the wonderful programs happening the rest of the year at Woodlands Nature Station and across Land Between The Lakes.

Come Outside and Play at Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area. Managed by the Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Land Between The Lakes provides outdoor recreation, lake access, and environmental education for the public to enjoy. Visitors are encouraged to review the official website at www.lbl.org often for Calendar of Events, updates on programs and policies, safety information, maps, temporary trail and road closures, and additional information, or call 800-LBL-7077 or 270-924-2000. Follow LBL on Twitter @LBLScreechOwl or @LandBtwnLakes.

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