Junior Ranger Program - Family Fun Day
Tupelo, Mississippi

Event

When:
Saturday July 20, 2019
Where:
Tupelo, Mississippi

Description

The Natchez Trace Parkway invites children and their families to “Family Fun Day,” a Junior Ranger event to be held at the Parkway Visitor Center on Saturday, July 20, 2019, from 10 am to 1 pm. Join us and learn about bats, bees, the National Park Service, and more! You will go home with tips, tricks, and ideas for improving your backyard habitat. The schedule of events are:

  • 10 am – Symbols of National Parks
  • 11 am – Buzzing with Bees
  • Noon – Bats: Nocturnal Sky Babies

All programs are presented by the Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) a group of local students working this summer at the Parkway. The YCC are students, ages between 15-18 years old, have been assisting with multiple projects throughout the summer. This event will help round out their experience as they prepare to go back to school and eventually off to college.

This program is ideal for children 7 to 12 years old but everyone is welcome.

The Natchez Trace Parkway Visitor Center is located at milepost 266 on the Natchez Trace Parkway, near Tupelo, Mississippi. For additional information, please call (662) 680-4027 or (800) 305-7417.

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