Build a Terrarium
Take a stroll in the woods and collect some items to make your own mini forest garden. Learn about the beautiful smaller plants hidden among the trees and the animals that depend on them. Instructor will have some terrarium plants pre-collected, tools to collect your own materials and containers you can “reuse” as terrariums or you can bring your own small container. This program meets at Journey's End Parking Lot. Minors must be accompanied by an adult.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Build a Terrarium (ages 5+) 50141 6/8/2019 - 6/8/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Explore Park- Journey's End Parking Lot Info
WILD about Reading!
Join our Park Naturalist and an Educator from the SW Virginia Wildlife Center of Roanoke for a fun and educational morning. Great non-fiction and fiction children’s books will set the stage for an encounter with education animal ambassadors from the Wildlife Center. To enhance the learning experience, we’ll have hands-on activities and if time allows, we’ll take a hike. We may even have a few surprises! Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. Pre-Registration required.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Backyard Animals! Opposum & Squirrel 51097 7/13/2019 - 7/13/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Explore Park Visitor's Center Info
Register Owl Appreciation Day! (all ages) 51098 8/3/2019 - 8/3/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Explore Park Visitor's Center Info
Register Raptor Day! Hawk and Falcon (all ages) 51096 6/22/2019 - 6/22/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Explore Park Visitor's Center Info
Register Vulture Day! Meet a real Black Vulture (all ages) 51099 9/7/2019 - 9/7/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Explore Park Visitor's Center Info