Junior Rangers Ages 7 to 12 - Life on the Wing

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Name: Junior Rangers Ages 7 to 12 - Life on the Wing
Date: June 14, 2018
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT
Event Description:
What would it be like to spend your day swooping above the lake catching insects, or diving into the waters of the lake to catch a fish? Come to the park and find out. We'll get up-close and learn some fascinating facts about two of the bird species (purple martins and ospreys) that come to Smith Mountain Lake each summer to breed. You can also make a birdfeeder out of recyclable materials for our seed-eating feathered friends. Space is limited to 12. 

Smith Mountain Lake State Park Jr. Ranger program is offered free to participants, ages 7-12 years, due to the generous support of the Friends of Smith Mountain Lake State Park. Eight hours of programming are required to qualify as a Jr. Ranger. Programs are held on 6/14, 6/21, 6/28, 7/5, 7/12, and 7/19. 

Pre-registration required. Registration opens June 1, 2018. Request a registration form by e-mailing to jeanette.lawler@dcr.virginia.gov, or you may call 540-297-5998 for more information. Registrations need to be returned prior to the date your child plans to attend. You will be notified when the registration is confirmed.
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Location:
Discovery Center
Date/Time Information:
June 14, from 2 to 4 p.m.
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Fees/Admission:
Free
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