Long Hunter State Park May 2010 Programs

Night Hike:  Friday, May 28, 7 p.m.                               Owls, bats, and spiders...oh my! Join us for a hike around the Inland Trail and discover what creatures are stirring after hours. Meet at Area 4 parking lot. Reptilian Rebuttal:  Saturday, May 29, 10 a.m.Come learn about the different types of snakes in our park and learn how to distinguish between venomous and non-venomous snakes. You may even discover their unique personalities along the way.Going Green:  Saturday, May 29, 1 p.m.Take a look into what you can do to go green, help planet earth, and even save some green in the process.                                                                                         History in the Rocks:  Saturday, May 29, 4 p.m.Join us for a look into life in the rocks, preserved for our discovery. Learn how the environment has changed over time and what imprint you might make.Sellars Farm Tour:  Sunday, May 30, 3 p.m. Take a walk back in time at the Sellars Farm Archaeological Site. Mississippian period Native American culture will be discussed while visiting this site.  All program participants should meet at the Sellars Farm Archeological Site.  Please contact the Park Office for directions at 885-2422.Nature Circle:  Monday, May 31, 10 a.m.Join Ms. Liana for the final Nature circle before the summer begins. This wonderful program gives children hand-on experience learning about nature’s creatures.Participants for all programs should meet at the Visitor Center unless otherwise noted.All programs will be lead by new Seasonal Ranger Ponda unless otherwise specified. Please wear sturdy shoes, bug spray, sun screen, and bring water as needed.  Long Hunter State Park is located at 2910 Hobson Pike in Hermitage. For more information, call 885-2422.