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Special Sunday Programs

Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning
Prairie Ridge Ecostation Sundays in May 2pm-3pm closed-toe shoes & water bottle required. Free program.

May 12, Reptiles & Amphibians of Prairie Ridge, 1-3pm. We will scour the prairie, woods and streams for frogs, lizards, snakes, salamanders and turtles! Ages 10+; children with adult; R.

May 19, Spring Trees, 2-3pm. Hike through the arboretum to look at North Carolina native trees. Includes reflective and informative activities centered around trees including tree poetry and “thinking” like a tree. Suggested ages 7+; children with adult; NoR.

May 26, Root, Shoot & Leaves: The Parts of a Plant. Walk around Prairie Ridge and learn about plant parts and their functions. Children ages 4+; children with adult; R. 

Wake County Parks and Recreation Short Term 2
Wake County Parks and Open Space long term