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FLOWER CHALLENGE Wednesday , June 9 through Friday , June 11 10 a . m . to 3 p . m . each day McCloud Nature Park
No flower knowledge needed for this scavenger hunt ! You ’ ll be looking to check off the different colors , shapes , and petal counts of flowers that you encounter on the trail . Grab a “ Flower Challenge ” sheet from the Nature Center and return it for a small prize ! ( Please leave the blooms for the bees ! We ask that there be no plucking of flowers at the park .)
HIKING TERRAIN INFO : EASY TO MODERATE DIFFICULTY , GRAVEL AND NATURAL SURFACES , SELF-GUIDED .
APPROPRIATE FOR ALL AGES . FREE TO ATTEND . NO ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED . APPROXIMATE PROGRAM DURATION : 5 HOURS ( ONGOING ).
BIRDIE BINGO Saturday , June 12 and Sunday , June 13 1:30 to 3:30 p . m . each day McCloud Nature Park
Grab a birdie bingo sheet from our naturalists and scour the park for sightings of local birds ! Finches , woodpeckers , and more flit through the forest , all making a racket – but just because you can hear them doesn ’ t mean that you can see them ! Snag a bingo to score a small prize .
HIKING TERRAIN INFO : EASY TO MODERATE DIFFICULTY , GRAVEL AND NATURAL SURFACES , SELF-GUIDED .
RECOMMENDED FOR AGES 8 THROUGH ADULT . • FREE TO ATTEND . NO ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED . APPROXIMATE PROGRAM DURATION : 2 HOURS ( ONGOING ).
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