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Love Your Park on Public Lands Day
Sep 24, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Come out on Saturday September 24th to enjoy a day outdoors celebrating nature, our beautiful green spaces, learning new things and creating. Activities include: Nature Walks and a Scavenger Hunt for kids.
Eastern Shore Master Naturalists (ESMN) guided walks w/ adults to id natives and other interesting sights along the trail.
ESMN will be available to talk about the VMN program, the Natural Area Preserves on the shore.
The Onancock Tree board will be on hand with display boards, handouts and help out with homeowner Q&A.
Learn about back yard birding, make a pinecone birdfeeder to take home, plus info on planting for birds and plants to attract pollinators & butterflies.
Help create an Art Mural – “What’s Great about Nature”, to be displayed in hallways at HOS. The ES Art League will guide you.
More Fun !! Two-time Guinness World Record Holder Cascading Carlos the Juggler, will be here performing and teaching juggling wannabes how to juggle. The Playground, our 9 hole disc golf course, the grand unveiling of our new Story Trail. Start on page one – take a walk and read a fun tale about a young boy who takes an unexpected solo boat trip. The story, ” The Boy who tricked the Wind”, written by local author Haydon Rochester and illustrated by artist April Flory.
K&K Snow Cones Food Truck – besides snow cones, serving up fruit in a cup, street corn, tamales and flautas.
Thanks Sponsors – John Fiege CFP, Kasey Grier & Paul Johnson, Tractor Supply Co., volunteers including ES Master Naturalists and Onancock Tree Board.
Its FREE, come with family & friends.