Join us at National Wildlife Week, March 15th –21st, for outdoor nature programs that will introduce you and your family to the wildlife found in the park.
Little Explorers, Thursday, March 18th, 10 – 11 a.m.
Does your child love learning about nature? Join us to make some crafts that will help our returning animal friends find food and nesting materials. Make some for the Nature Center and some to take home. Program is designed for children preschool and kindergarten ages. Cost is $3 per child. Preregistration required. For more information and to register, please call the park office at 796-4255.
A Walk in the Woods, Saturday, March 20th, 2 – 3:30 p.m.
The first day of spring should be celebrated outdoors. Grab your family and join us to search for signs that the woods are gearing up for this exciting season of birth and renewal. One mile moderate hike. Cost is $2/person or $6/family. Preregistration required. For more information and to register, please call the park office at 796-4255.
An Evening with the Stars, Saturday, March 20th, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Join the Crew Astronomy Club for a guided tour of the night sky. Enjoy tales of the constellations, view distant galaxies through powerful telescopes and watch for meteors and satellites passing by. If skies are cloudy, join us for a fun astronomy program in the Heritage Center. Program is free but parking fees apply. Preregistration required. For more information and to register, please call the park office at 796-4255. Please meet at the boat ramp parking area at Swift Creek Lake
To view the complete list of events/programs at Pocahontas State Park during the month of March and April, please visit Virginia State Parks web site and click on park events.