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Junior Naturalist Workshop

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

Join Walter B. Jacobs Memorial Nature Park-Naturalist, Hulya Onel to study 6 basic biology subjects to become a Certified Junior Naturalist. The classes will be every other month. After completing all 6 courses, you will receive a certificate, a field guide of your choice as a reward and get to keep the course book prepared by the Naturalist, which contains ...

National Trails Day: Guided Hike

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

Come out and enjoy a casual paced hike through various types of habitats and see what some of the wonders that Louisiana has to offer. Starting at approximately 9:00 a.m., the guided hike will be led by a park naturalist, so feel free to ask all the questions you want about the local flora and fauna. Are you a go-it-alone ...

Wild Child Summer Camp: Survival Skills

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

Wild Child Summer Camp Do you have a wild child? Does your kid love spending time outside? Then Wild Child Summer Camp is the place for them! Wild Child Summer Camp is designed for kids ages 8-12 who love nature and want to increase knowledge and awareness of the natural world. Each week will include lots of time outdoors, hands-on ...

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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. June 9: Flower Power July 14: Sneaky Snakes August 11: Colors ...

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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 ...