Theodore Roosevelt National Park to Hold Junior Ranger Night Sky Adventure
Theodore Roosevelt National Park is recruiting Junior Rangers for an afternoon and evening of adventure and discovery. Kids ages 5 through 12 and their families are invited to the last Junior Ranger Family Fun Day of the summer season on Saturday, August 28. Participants will learn about the night sky and explore our solar system.
The fun begins at the South Unit Visitor Center at 3:30 p.m. MDT and will continue through the evening. Kids will explore the craters of the moon, take a planet hike, hear stories about the stars from past civilizations, and view the summer’s brightest stars and planets. The adventure will end at 10:00 p.m. with a Junior Ranger a graduation ceremony.
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