Special Events

Crane Trust Nature and Visitor Center Family Day Pollinator Celebration

Crane Trust Nature and Visitor Center Family Day Pollinator Celebration

9325 South Alda Road, Wood River, NE 68883

Saturday, June 22, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Help us celebrate National and Nebraska Pollinator Week by coming out during our Family Day Pollinator Celebration!  We will have scheduled events and activities throughout the day and our Snack Bar will be open for you to enjoy lunch by our pollinator garden.

Scheduled Events:

10 a.m. Bee Box Demonstration

11 a.m. Guided Nature Hike

12 p.m. Seed Bomb Throwing

1 p.m. Guided Nature Hike

2 p.m. Insect Netting and Identification

Activities:

-Pat James Wildflowers Display

-Insect Displays (Insect Investigations Kit)

-Pollinator Origami

-Butterfly Life Cycle Craft

-Pollinator Pipe Cleaner Craft

-Coloring Pages and Pollinator Activity Books

-Pollinator/Plant Matching Game

-Casting

-Live Fish Tank

-Live Herpetofauna (reptiles, amphibians, and turtles)

-GPS and GeoCaching

-Binoculars and Bird Watching

-Scavenger Hunt

-Fish Printing

-Flower Dissection

-Nebraska Wildlife Jeopardy

-Wildlife Tracks

-Turkey Calls

-Tracks, Pelts, and Skulls

-Mud Ball Planting/Seed Bombs

-Face Painting

-Critter Scene Investigations 

-Bean Bag Toss