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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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.

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

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