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Apr 11 Saturday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Geocaching Egg Hunt - Canceled due to COVID 19
Enjoy a great morning out in a beautiful park looking for eggs!
Special Events Fontana Park
Apr 16 Thursday 6:00 PM Compost Workshop - Canceled due to COVID 19
Find out a cool way to take food scraps and turn them into black gold!
Programs Fontana Park
Apr 20 Monday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM OWLS - Landfill Tour
Join a naturalist and learn all about what happens after something gets thrown in the trash can.
Programs Buchanan County Conservation Offices
Apr 23 Thursday 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Antarctica - A Window into Climate Change -- Postponed Indefinately due to Covid 19
Show your support to the Friends of Fontana Park by coming out and enjoying a wonderful program by Stacey Snyder. Will be rescheduled in the future.
Special Events Buchanan County Conservation Offices
Apr 27 Monday 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM Energy Games
Students from area schools and home schools will be competing in Solar Car Races, Solar Oven Contests and/or Wind Turbine Competitions.
Programs Fontana Park
May 11 Monday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Nature Kids - What's in the Creek?
What's in the creek program is a great way to get into the summer swing!
Programs Fontana Park
May 16 Saturday 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Post Mother's Day Wildflower Walk
Forgot Mother's Day? Taking mom on a wildflower walk is one great way to make it up to her!
Programs Guy Grover Timber and Tree Plantings
May 18 Monday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM OWLS - Dutch Oven Cooking
Come on out to some delicious foods!
Programs Fontana Park
May 23 Saturday 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Forest Bathing
We invite you to unplug, slow down, and experience mindfulness in nature.
Programs Fontana Park
May 27 Wednesday 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Old Time Meals
Join family and friends for a great meal, in a house that was built in 1851!
Special Events Jakway Park
Jun 9 - Jul 28 Tuesday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Wee Nature Tales - Tuesdays
Nature camp for Pre-school youth ages 3-5
Youth Camps Fontana Park
Jun 9 - Jul 29 Tuesday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Young Naturalists
Children will discover the world in which they live, and their relationships with plants and other animals. All new activities will bring participants face to face with environmental issues, problems, and solutions. Ages 9-12 years old.
Youth Camps Fontana Park
Jun 10 - Jul 22 Wednesday 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Nature Explorers - Wednesdays
Children age 6-8 are going to have fun and hopefully learn something along the way!
Youth Camps Fontana Park
Jun 11 - Jul 30 Thursday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Wee Nature Tales - Thursdays
Nature camp for Pre-school youth ages 3-5
Youth Camps Fontana Park
Jun 11 - Jul 23 Thursday 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Nature Explorers - Thursdays
Children age 6-8 are going to have fun and hopefully learn something along the way!
Youth Camps Fontana Park
Jun 15 Monday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Preserving Local Foods - Early Summer Fruits
Learn all about how to preserve your own food!
Programs Fontana Park
Jun 16-17 Tuesday 1:00 PM - 1:10 PM Wapsi Wanderers
Join a naturalist for a fun canoe trip down the Wapsipincon River!
Youth Camps Buchanan County Conservation Offices