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Home School Nature Adventures

Discover nature with other elementary age homeschoolers (K-5) who meet up every other Friday with DCNR park naturalist to explore the outdoors through a wide variety of interactive programs including: nature hikes, birding, frogs, reptiles, fish, owls, bears, bats, wild dogs, skins, skulls, tracks, fossils, rocks/minerals, wildflowers, trees, leaves, pollinators, endangered species and more. Playground and bathroom adjacent to pavilion for younger siblings if/as needed. Dress for current weather with walking shoes. Programs geared towards homeschoolers but open to all youth. Parent or guardian must accompany their child. Registration NOT required. NOTE: DUE TO ROAD PAVING CLOSURE ON SANDY FLASH DRIVE SOUTH FROM OCTOBER 1-22, 2021 WE WILL MEET AT FORGE ROAD GATE BY CORNER OF PAINTER ROAD AT 10AM AND HIKE INTO PARK FROM THERE ON BOTHE FRIDAY 10/1 AND FRIDAY 10/15 FOR HOMESCHOOL PROGRAMS (animal track/scat on 10/1 and rocks/minerals on 10/15). PROGRAMS AFTER THEN WILL RETURN TO OUR REGULAR MEETING LOCATION OF AREA 8.... but please check back here on web page to confirm completion of road paving and full access on 10/29 as location may shift. Thanks!

Friday, November 12 at 10:00am to 2:00pm

Ridley Creek State Park
1023 Sycamore Mills Rd., Media, PA 19063-4398


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Educational Programs, DiscoverE

Outdoor Activities

Hiking and Walking, Wildlife Watching/Birding







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Picnic Area 8 Pavillion (Behind Horse Stables)

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