July 11th Kids in Parks Prairie Plant Prowl FREE Summer Fun at Homestead National Monument of America

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Date: July 3, 2015

Children of all ages and their families are invited to investigate nature with Park Rangers at Homestead National Monument of America on Saturday, July 11, 2015. Meet the ranger at the Education Center at 10 a.m.t o prowl the tallgrass prairie. Look closely at plant life and learn tips along the way about basic plant identification. There will be a fun craft activity, too!

These programs are FREE of charge, great for all ages, and reservations are not necessary. Nature Detectives will be sleuthing outdoors so please dress appropriately for the weather. Sunscreen, bug spray, and closed toe shoes are encouraged. Program length is subject to weather conditions.

For a full listing of all the summer Kids in Parks programs please visit Homestead National Monument of America's website a twww.nps.gov/home.
Schedule a FREE Kids in Parks Nature Detective program for your special group today!

Remember, Homestead National Monument of America has an exciting schedule of events planned for 2015. Keep up with the latest information by following us on Twitter (HomesteadNM), Facebook (HomesteadNM), and Instagram (HomesteadNPS).

Homestead National Monument of America is a unit of the National Park Service located four miles west of Beatrice, Nebraska and 45 miles south of Lincoln. Hours of operation are 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Admission is free of charge. For additional information, please call 402-223-3514 or visit https://www.nps.gov/home/.


The National Park Service cares for special places saved by the American people so that all may experience our heritage.

Last updated: July 5, 2015

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8523 West State Highway 4
Beatrice , NE 68310


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