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National Junior Ranger Day

April 21 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Free

CAPTAIN JOHN SMITH CHESAPEAKE NATIONAL HISTORIC TRAIL

Visitor Contact Station
Zimmerman Center for Heritage
1706 Long Level Road, Wrightsville, PA 17368

JUNIOR GREEN RANGER PROGRAM – 10 AM TO 12:00 NOON
Celebrate Earth Day by participating in the Junior Green Ranger Program. Geared to 9 to-12 year olds, this program focuses on reducing your environmental footprint, how parks conserve energy, and how rain gardens help the Susquehanna River. Participants will be guided through this Junior Ranger book by National Park Service and Susquehanna Heritage staff. Completing the activities earns a Junior Green Ranger patch and participants will receive a tree seedling in celebration of Earth Day.

CAPTAIN JOHN SMITH CHESAPEAKE NATIONAL HISTORIC TRAIL
JUNIOR RANGER PROGRAM- 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
For ages 6 to 12 years old, you’ll experience a scavenger hunt at the Zimmerman Center Contact Station, a short hike to the adjacent Native Lands County Park to learn about the Susquehannock Indians, and presentation on Susquehanna River wildlife to complete this Junior Ranger book and earn a Captain John Smith Chesapeake Trail Junior Ranger badge. Participants will be guided through the program by National Park Service and Susquehanna Heritage staff.

Both programs are free. Pre-registration is required by April 17, 2018. Register online or call 717-252-0229 to register. The programs are designed for kids, but are available to anyone young at heart! Come out to explore, learn, and protect your national trail in the Susquehanna River!

Junior Ranger Day launches National Park Week which takes place from April 21 through 29.

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Details

Date:
April 21
Time:
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Zimmerman Center for Heritage
1706 Long Level Road
Wrightsville, PA 17368
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Phone:
7172520229