Wednesday, November 25, 2020

December, 2020

Board of Commissioners Meeting

Board of Commissioners Meeting

Board of Commissioners Meeting – December 1, 2020 Pursuant to G.S. 153A-26, each commissioner elected or re-elected at the November election must take the oath of office on the first Monday in December following the election; at the same time, the board elects its chair and vice-chair for the ensuing year. This meeting replaces the…

*Nature Ornament Crafting*

*Nature Ornament Crafting*

  *Nature Ornament Crafting* Wednesday, Dec. 9th, 5pm Looking for a break from the kids? It’s okay, we understand…the holidays can be crazy. Come out to the park for a little natural ornament crafting. Learn how to make several different ornaments for your tree out of natural materials. This will be an indoor program so…

Happy Holidays to the Birds

Happy Holidays to the Birds

Happy Holidays to the Birds Saturday, Dec. 12th, 11am The holidays are upon us; let’s celebrate by giving the birds a special treat. Discover how to attract birds in the winter and how to make your yards more hospitable to them. We will also play a game to learn about the struggle birds face in…

Looking for Signs of Christmas

Looking for Signs of Christmas

Looking for Signs of Christmas Sunday, Dec. 13th, 2pm Join us on a hike around the park as we hunt for signs of Christmas and Santa Claus. We will explore natural items in the woods that remind us of the holidays. Meet at the Visitor Center.  

Winter Bird Watching Walk

Winter Bird Watching Walk

Winter Bird Watching Walk Saturday, December 19th, 3pm Take a guided walk as we quietly search for and discuss winter birds. Participants are encouraged to bring binoculars if they have them, the park will not be providing binoculars. This program will feature an easy 1-mile hike, please bring comfortable walking shoes. Meet at the Swim Lake…

*Winter Solstice Celebration*

*Winter Solstice Celebration*

*Winter Solstice Celebration* Monday, Dec. 21st, 11am Bring the kids out for a morning celebration of the winter solstice. We will learn what the solstice is and participate in some games and craft making to ring in winter. Registration required; call: 919-778-6234. Meet at the Overlook Amphitheater.  

Reindeer Games

Reindeer Games

Reindeer Games Wednesday, Dec. 23rd, 10am Santa is almost here! Have you been extra good this year? Not sure? Come learn about Reindeer and why Santa needs them through hands on activities. We will also make some reindeer food to make sure they stop at your house on Christmas Eve. Meet at the Visitor Center.

Christmas Play Day

Christmas Play Day

Christmas Play Day Friday, Dec. 26th, All Day Does your child have a new bicycle, remote control car or boat, or another new toy that they want to play with, but you don’t have the room? We have the solution… bring it to the Park! We will be blocking a large portion of the Lake…

Dance for Christ

Dance for Christ

In 1989, Patricia O’Quinn Warren, found Artistic Productions Incorporated, a non-profit organization, to provide quality dance performances in rural Eastern North Carolina communities. The repertoire has transitioned from an annual to biennial production of The Nutcracker to annual productions of Dance for Christ. What is Dance for Christ? Dance for Christ (DFC) is a ministry…

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