Feeding Frenzy

Walter B. Jacobs Memorial Nature Park 8012 Blanchard Furrh Road, Shreveport, LA

Join Park Naturalist Joe Drane on rounds as he feeds the park’s animal ambassadors. Participants will learn about the animal’s diets and feeding adaptations. All ages welcome.  Space limited. Advance registration required. To register call Walter B. Jacobs Memorial Nature Park at (318) 929-2806 or use this link https://forms.gle/34uc9zW9RsNuQXK86

Awesome Amphibians

Walter B. Jacobs Memorial Nature Park 8012 Blanchard Furrh Road, Shreveport, LA

Join Park Naturalist, Hulya Onel, to learn all about amphibians. We will identify some frog calls and have a walk into the woods to check out the ephemeral ponds to look for amphibians. Ages 7 and up.   Space limited. Advance registration required. Call the park at (318) 929-2806 to register. 

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Nature Storytime

Walter B. Jacobs Memorial Nature Park 8012 Blanchard Furrh Road, Shreveport, LA

Join Park Naturalists for nature storytime on the second Thursday of each month. Children will explore a different nature topic through stories, songs, games, crafts, nature walks, and close encounters with live animals. Geared toward ages 5 and under. Program held both indoors and out, dress for the weather. Thursday, December 9, Dear Deer Thursday, January 13, Winter in the ...

Owl Night

Walter B. Jacobs Memorial Nature Park 8012 Blanchard Furrh Road, Shreveport, LA

Join us for the 17th Annual Owl Night to meet live owls and explore their night world! Owl Night has lots to do for all ages. You can meet LIVE OWLS, create owl-inspired art, go on a guided night hike, catch owl storytime with Shreve Memorial Library or a naturalist presentation by Christie Chapman of Wildlife Education and Rehabilitation of ...

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Morning Nature Photography Hike

Walter B. Jacobs Memorial Nature Park 8012 Blanchard Furrh Road, Shreveport, LA

Do you have an interest in photography but don’t know where to start? Maybe you are a pro and have all the gear you could hope to have but want new places to check out. Or do you just want to look for wildlife and enjoy nature early in the morning? Join Park Naturalist Dillon Soderstrom, nature enthusiasts, shutterbugs and ...