We Love Poricy Park Day! - FREE EVENT
Saturday, June 6, 1:00pm-4:00pm
Celebrate Natural & Living History.
Show your love for Poricy Park
and enjoy an afternoon filled with
- Live Reptile Show (2pm-3pm) - you will be fascinated by mammals, lizards, snakes, frogs, turtles and insects, by Rizzo's Wildlife.
- Self-Guided Scavenger Nature Hunt - park-wide, pick up your map guide in the Nature Center; return your completed map for a “token” prize.
- Explore Poricy Park with a trained guide; sign up on site for hikes departing Nature Center.
- Pond Activity - Learn about the creatures of the Murray Pond Ecosystem; observe tadpoles and dragon flies and chat with knowledgeable volunteers about pond life and your observations.
- Nature Arts & Crafts activity table
- Look and Learn all about worms
- GeoCaching - download app on your smart phone or bring your personal handheld GPS unit and pick up geocache wavepoints from our activity table and enjoy a self-guided excursion.
- PPC Guided Geocache excursion - sign up at activity table for an instructor-led geocache excursion using your own device or a PPC GPS unit.
- Wander down to the Murray Homestead and enjoy activities/demonstrations celebrating Joseph Murray including interpretive tours of the Murray farmhouse & Barn, colonial children's games, flax processing demonstrations, butter churning, wood working demo, Colonial Garden tours and tips, colonial cooking exhibition, colonial photo ops, bring a camera!
- Nature Center/Gift Shop Open (on-going 1pm-4pm) - Learn all about the benefits of membership and the ongoing impact community support has on the future of the Poricy Park Conservancy.
(Activities and schedule subject to change.)
Registration is not required, but we would appreciate it!
Please register here.