The Explorer Magazine Summer 2018 - Page 13

JULY SUNDAY 1 WEATHER HOTLINE (317) 718-6111 MONDAY 2 TUESDAY 3 WEDNESDAY 4 THURSDAY TEAR-O EVENT CALE U N T DAR 5 FRIDAY 6 In the Pond Roachdale Library 2pm Nature’s Floral Fireworks Jamestown Library 2 pm, Clayton Library 4 pm Amo Trailhead 6:30 pm McCloud Nature Park 2 pm 8 In the Pond Vandalia Trail Bike Ride 9 10 11 12 SATURDAY 7 Nature’s Engineer: The Beaver In the Pond Plainfield Library 12:30 pm, Avon Library 2 pm, Danville Library 4 pm 13 Sodalis Nature Park 3 pm Firefly Night Hike (ARR * ) McCloud Nature Park 9 pm Plein Air Painting (ARR * ) Sodalis Nature Park 10 am Lil’ Explorers Camp: Weather Discovery (ARR * ) McCloud Wetland Tour McCloud Nature Park 2 pm 15 McCloud Nature Park 10 am 16 17 McCloud Nature Park 2 pm Vandalia Trail Bike Ride 23 29 McCloud Nature Park 10 am 30 31 Story Walk Young Adventurers Camp: Young Adventurers Camp: Sodalis Nature Park 12 pm Nail and String Art (ARR * ) Sky Watch (ARR * ) Sky Watch (ARR * ) McCloud Nature Park 10 am 19 Junior Naturalists Camp: Take Aim! (ARR * ) McCloud Nature Park 10 am 20 McCloud Nature Park 10 am Summer Fun Run Williams Park, Brownsburg 6 pm 25 Junior Naturalists Camp: Take Aim! (ARR * ) (call library to register), Danville Third Thursday Themes 26 Public Library 6:30 pm McCloud Nature Park 10 am 27 McCloud Nature Park 2 pm 21 Guest Speaker Spotlight McCloud Nature Park 2 pm Astronomy McCloud Nature Park 9 pm 28 iNaturalist Citizen Science Gary Eakin Park, Danville 6 pm 1 Sodalis Nature Park 11 am Yoga in the Park Summer Fun Run Creek Stomp Hike Sodalis Nature Park 7 pm 2 McCloud Nature Park 1 pm 3 4 Vandalia Trail Bike Ride Amo Trailhead 6:30 pm SUNDAY MONDAY 30 AUGUST 5 18 Lil’ Explorers Camp: Mud Soup (ARR * ) McCloud Nature Park 2-4 pm (ongoing) 29 Amo Trailhead 6:30 pm 24 Christmas in July “Snowball” Fight McCloud Nature Park 2 pm Avon Town Hall Park, Avon 6 pm McCloud Nature Park 10 am Yoga in the Park 22 Summer Fun Run Lil’ Explorers Camp: A Sense of Adventure (ARR * ) Bald Eagles McCloud Nature Park 4 pm Fly Fishing for Beginners 6 TUESDAY 31 WEDNESDAY 1 THURSDAY 2 FRIDAY 3 SATURDAY 4 Sodalis Nature Park 11 am Bleached T-shirts Summer Fun Run 7 McCloud Nature Park, North Salem 6 p m 8 Wicked and Ugly Plants McCloud Nature Park 1-3 pm (ongoing) 9 10 11 Plein Air Painting (ARR * ) The Salamander Room Roachdale Library 2 pm Vandalia Trail Bike Ride Amo Trailhead 6:30 pm 12 13 14 The Salamander Room The Salamander Room Jamestown Library 2 pm, Clayton Library 4 pm Brownsburg Library 4 pm 15 16 McCloud Nature Park 10 am The Salamander Room Perseid Meteor Shower Viewing Plainfield Library 12:30 pm, Avon Library 2 pm, Danville Library 4 pm McCloud Nature Park 9pm 17 Hummingbirds Sodalis Nature Park 2 pm Scout Saturday: Astronomy Merit Badge Workshop (ARR * ) McCloud Nature Park 6 pm Yoga in the Park Astronomy Sodalis Nature Park 7 pm 19 20 Yoga in the Park 23 24 25 McCloud Honeybee Fest Vandalia Trail Bike Ride McCloud Nature Park 4 pm 26 22 21 McCloud Nature Park 8:30 pm Amo Trailhead 6:30 pm 27 28 29 30 31 1 McCloud Nature Park 1-4 pm (ongoing) * ARR = Advance Registration Required, register online at: www.HendricksCountyParks.org. For full descriptions and registration information, please refer to: pages 4-11 for family programs; page 15 for library programs, pages 18 for kids’ nature day camps and page 21 for Scout programs. Summer 2018 • 13