Wetlands Festival


Wetlands Flyer 2017 for web

Saturday, April 28, 2018

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Wildwood Park
100 Wildwood Way, Harrisburg, PA 17110

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wetlandsfest

Celebrate Wildwood Park’s treasured wetlands with a day of free, fun, and educational activities. Special guests include musicians Mark DeRose and Randy Heisley-Cato. ZooAmerica will present two programs: Paws, Claws, Scales, Tails and Wetland Animals. Throughout the day, enjoy wildlife exhibits, displays, walks, talks, as well as a great representation of local and regional environmental organizations. There is something for everyone.





SCHEDULED ACTIVITIES:
9:00                           Bird Walk with Ed Chubb and Ian Gardner        
10:00 - 10:30      “Meet the Frogs” with Nate McKelvie
10:00 – 12:00     Randy Heisley-Cato, Live Music
11:00 - 11:30      “Meet the Turtles” with Nate McKelvie
11:00                       Bird Walk with Rick and Peggy Price and Eli DePaulis
12:30 - 1:30         “Paws, Claws, Scales and Tails” with ZooAmerica
12:30 & 1:30       Walk to Meadow for Pond Tours
1:00 & 2:00          Pond Tours with Dr. Walter Meshaka and Gene Wingert
1:00 – 3:45           Mark DeRose, Live Music
2:00                          Flower Walk with Cara Martinez-Williams
2:30 - 3:30           “Wetland Animals” with ZooAmerica

ALL-DAY ACTIVITIES:
Children’s Nature Olympics with Friends of Wildwood
Nature Exhibits Wildlife Up Close” and The Bug Man
Aquatic Insects with Dauphin County Conservation District       
Dauphin County Library’s “Marco” Multi-media Outreach Van
Environmental and Community  
Organization Exhibits
Art In The Wild Trail Exhibit
Hot Eats and Treats