Join Overton Park Conservancy in Discovery Week! Daily activities to spark curiosity with new friends and includes middle school birding in the Old Forest State Natural Area, a children’s scavenger hunt, a teen nature journaling workshop, a toddler storytime and activity, and a family breakfast and ride. These programs will take place during Shelby County Spring Break, March 13-17th.
Tickets and registration at Overton Park Events.
MONDAY (3/13): Bird Blitz @ 9:30AM, East Parkway Pavilion
Come learn how to use your eyes and ears to identify birds and get a peek into their not-so-secret lives in the canopy of the Old Forest.
Age range: 10-13 year-olds
TUESDAY (3/14): Seek Out Scavenger Hunt @ 4PM, Rainbow Lake Pavilion
Spark curiosity as you use your senses to explore Overton Park with us.
Age range: 6-10 year-olds (Parents / legal guardians are encouraged to stay around, but do not need to purchase a ticket)
WEDNESDAY (3/15): Nature Journaling @ 11AM, East Parkway Pavilion
Spark your curiosity, channel your attention, and draw your wonder in this beginner’s introduction to nature journaling.
Age range: 13-18 year-olds
THURSDAY (3/16): Storytime Activity @ 10AM, Formal Gardens
Meet a new friend and enjoy a story and activity in your favorite park.
Age range: 3-5 year-olds (Parents / legal guardians are encouraged to stay around, but do not need to purchase a ticket)
FRIDAY (3/17): Family Ride & Roll @ 8AM, Rainbow Lake Pavilion
Bring the family and your favorite ways to ride through the park and join us for FREE breakfast afterward! No registration is required. Thanks to our friends at Victory Bicycle Studio for sponsoring this event!