Bugs, Bats, & Bones: Nature Trivia/Movie Night: Jurassic Park

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

Nature Trivia Saturday, October 23, 6:00pm-7:00pm Competitive family? Love trivia? Gather up your team and let Park Naturalist Joe Drane test your nature knowledge. Compete in 3 rounds and a lightening round to see which team can claim Nature Nerd status! Stay for Movie Night in the Park: Jurassic Park after trivia! Movie Night: Jurassic Park Saturday, October 23, 7:00pm-9:00pm ...

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Bugs, Bats, & Bones: Guided Night Hike

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

Guided Night Hike.  A naturalist will guide you on this ¼ mile hike to explore your night vision and how it develops, learn why animals have big ears and wet noses, and even taste a spark! Plan to be on the trail 40-45 minutes. Arrive 15 minutes early to check-in for your hike. No flashlights will be allowed. (It will ...

Free

Art in the Park

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

Join us for a celebration of art and nature! Art in the Park is a free annual community event that features artists from the Shreveport-Bossier area whose work depicts nature and wildlife or uses natural materials as their medium. Visitors will enjoy: *Art show & sale. *Live artist demonstrations in flint knapping, pottery throwing, pine-needle basket making, painting, needle-felting, and ...

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Nature Storytime

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

To meet local, state, and federal Covid-safety guidelines Nature Storytime will take place outdoors under the picnic pavilion. 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. Thursday, September 9-What's ...

An Introduction To Acrylic Painting

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

Join Park Naturalist Hulya Onel and acrylic paint along with her at the park visitor center. This month's project is "Fall in the Forest" on a 10"x 8" canvas. All materials are provided. Ages 16 & up only. Space limited. Register Here. For further information call the Walter B. Jacobs Memorial Nature Park at (318) 929-2806.