National Jr. Ranger Day Celebration
Contact: Dorothy Cook, 701-745-3300
Explore the world of archeology, celebrate National Jr. Ranger Day with the staff of Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mountain Daylight Time on Saturday, April 24, 2010. Older children, ages 6-12 will receive a Jr. Ranger badge and certificate upon completion of the Jr. Ranger booklet. Children, ages 3-5 completing the Jr. Explorer booklet, will receive a button and certificate. All participants will receive a patch and certificate created for National Jr. Ranger Day.All the activities are free. Park hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mountain Daylight Time. Knife River Indian Villages NHS is located ½ mile north of Stanton on County Road 37. Join the staff and celebrate National Jr. Ranger Day. For more information, you can call the park at (701) 745-3300.
Did You Know?
There were 3000 people living at the Knife River villages in 1804? That’s more people than were living in St. Louis, Missouri at the same time!