For Immediate Release:
20 May 2019
Release No.: 19-20
Lake Shelbyville – Registration is underway for the 2019 Wild About Nature series at the Lake Shelbyville Visitor Center! Sessions take place on Thursday mornings in June and July. Any children from birth to 12 years old are welcome to attend. Birth to 5 years old meet from 9:00-10:00AM. Ages 6-12 meet from 10:30-11:30AM. Participants will check-in at the Visitor Center front desk upon arrival. A responsible adult must accompany anyone birth to age 3. Adults are not required to stay for all other ages.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Thursday, June 6: Get Outdoors & Move
Thursday, June 13: Let’s Build Fish Habitat
Thursday, June 20: Magic in Nature
Thursday, June 27: Backyard Birding
Thursday, July 4: No sessions
Thursday, July 11: Recycling with Woodsy Owl
Thursday, July 18: Water Safety Wars
Thursday, July 25: Painting Class
Each program session includes an educational lesson and craft or activity. There is no cost to attend Wild About Nature, but pre-registration at least 1 day in advance is required. To register, please call Interpretive Services and Outreach at (217)774-3951 or direct message us on facebook: @LakeShelbyvilleUSACE. Required information includes: name and age of participant, parent/guardian name, and phone number. Limited spots are available, so register today! These programs are provided with support from Friends of Lake Shelbyville.