National Kids to Parks Day
From May 17, 2014 11:00 am until May 17, 2014 7:00 pm Save to calendar
Posted by William Schrack
Categories: Virginia (VA)
Bring the family to Westmoreland State Park! Attend a program listed below. 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Become a Naturalist- Learn to identify native animals by fur, tracks, and scat and how native plants can help the environment. Take a track cast home. $3/ person. Meet at the Discovery Center. 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. Fossil Hike- Hike to fossil beach and learn about Westmoreland's ancient history, fossils and how to find them. Sieves provided. $3 per person or $8 per family. Meet at the Discovery Center. 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Shark Tooth Necklace Making -Take home a unique memento from your trip to Westmoreland, a wearable work of art! Beading supplies provided. $5-buy a tooth or $3-bring a tooth. Meet at the Visitor Center. 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Welcome Campfire Program- Snack on S'mores and take a hands-on look at the park's animals, wildlife and history. Bring a roasting stick if you have one. This program is free. Meet at the Amphitheater behind the Discovery Center.