Wargo Nature Center
June 15; 5 - 6:15 pm
June 22; 5 - 6:15 pm
$10/person (+ tax)
Ages 15+ Anyone can do it! It takes a simple walk and turns it into a full body workout– and it doesn’t feel like you are working any harder. Increase your heart rate, burn more calories, strengthen your upper body and create resistance to build better bone density. Pre-registration is required.
Introduction to KayakingEast Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park
June 15; 4 - 6 pm$25/person (+ tax)
Ages 15+ Kayaking is a fun and easy way to get out and enjoy Minnesota’s lakes and rivers. During this flat water course we will cover basic strokes, kayaking safety, and boat/equipment selection. Most of our time will be spent out on the water. No experience is necessary. Space is limited. Pre-registration is required. Participants under 18 must be accompanied by a registered adult.
Wildflower & Phenology WalksEast Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park
June 9; 10 - 11 am
June 30; 10 - 11 am
All Ages Join naturalists for a leisurely wildflower walk around the East Coon Rapids Dam. We’ll see what is blooming, discuss strategies for flower and plant identification, and observe other phenological events in the park. Pre-registration is required.
Family Fire-MakingWargo Nature Center
June 18; 1 - 4 pm
$8/person (+ tax)
Ages 8+ Just in time for campfire season, join us at Wargo to learn about fire safety and hone your fire-making skills. We will try out fire-making techniques ranging from ancient to modern, and wrap up by cooking a treat over the fire. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration is required.