• Photo of the Beaver Marsh by Jeffrey Gibson.

    Cuyahoga Valley

    National Park Ohio

Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 09/22/2012, 10/13/2012, 10/21/2012, 11/03/2012

    Location: Provided upon registration. Fee Information: $8 child, $5 Conservancy members (unless otherwise noted). Contact Name: Cuyahoga Valley Environmental Education Center Contact Phone Number: 800-642-3297 ext.100

Young children can discover and enjoy the natural world. Kids ages 4 - 6 attending three programs during this year-round series earn the 2012 CVNP Junior Ranger, Jr. badge--five programs earn a patch. Registration fees and policies are the same as for the Junior Ranger program. Program locations are given upon registration. A parent or guardian is required to
attend programs with participating children; no charge for adults. To register, call 800-642-3297 ext.100.

Saturday, September 22
Fabulous Fungus
Get ready to explore the world of fungus. How many colors can you find? Join us on a hunt to discover more about mushrooms and where they live. For ages 4 - 6. 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Saturday, October 13
Oh, Nuts!
Fall brings many changes to the valley, especially in the forest. Join a park ranger to hike among the trees, searching for their falling seeds. For ages 4 - 6. 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Sunday, October 21
Really Big Rocks
Step into a wondrous place of huge rocks, evergreens, and moss. A hike below the Ledges is always special. How were these rocks made? Do they change? Come find out! For ages 4 - 6. 2 - 4 p.m.

Saturday, November 3
Creatures of the Night
What animals are creeping around in the dark? We'll investigate a pretend bat cave, listen to stories, and go on a hike in the park at night. No flashlights needed for this adventure. 6 - 8 p.m.