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Hour with a Park Ranger – Habitats

August 15, 2017 at 10:00 am - 11:00 pm


Join Samuel S. Lewis State Park’s Environmental Educator, Curtis Sherwood, for a free kid-friendly weekly nature series! Meet on the deck at Columbia Crossing to explore exciting topics including Bird Watching, Amphibians, Totem Poles, and more!

8/15 – Habitats – Why do animals live where they live?  Let’s visit  some animal homes.

8/22 – Turkey Talk – Where do domesticated animals come from?  Let’s talk about turkeys.

8/29 – Monarchs- Lets looks for signs of monarch butterfly activity and learn about the amazing lives of these extraordinary insects.

9/5 – Owl Pellets – Open your own you own owl pellet and find out what that owl ate for lunch by puzzle piecing together bones.

9/12 – Mammals – Hairy, furry, soft and cuddly animals are everywhere!  Let’s learn about these milk-guzzling group of animals.

9/19 – Leaves – Lets start a leaf collection and find out what different types of leaves and trees are found in the forests.

9/26 –  Decomposers – Mold, fungus and mushrooms.  Let’s take a look at different decomposers and find out their function within the ecosystem.


August 15, 2017
10:00 am - 11:00 pm


Columbia Crossing River Trails Center
41 Walnut Street
Columbia, PA 17512 United States
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