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REGISTRATION: Please register each adult and child (aged 2+) that will be attending. Enrollment is per class (not for all 4 dates). There are limited spots for each class and each person must be enrolled to ensure a spot in the class. Please only enroll for one class date. You will receive a confirmation email after enrollment with the class details.

REGISTRACIÓN: Por favor registre cada adulto y niño (edad 2+) quienes atenderán esta clase. La inscripción será para clases individuales (no para las 4 clases). Hay espacio limitado en estas clases y es necesario que cada persona se registre oficialmente para asegurar su inscripción. Por favor solo inscríbase para una de las cuatro fechas. Recibirás un email de confirmación cuando inscribas con todos los detalles de la clase.

Nature Days
at Walnut Creek Metro Park

Going to the park doesn’t just have to be about playing on a hot, plastic playground anymore! 

Bring the whole family to join Earth Native Wilderness School, working in partnership with the City of Austin Parks and Recreation Department, to help families connect more deeply with Austin’s wonderful Walnut Creek Metro Park and the new natural play feature that has recently been added to the park! 

 

After checking out the new Fairy Pavilion we’ll break into smaller “station” groups to explore some of the neat natural wonders that Walnut Creek Metro Park has to offer. Stations will include, a short edible and medicinal plant walk, making art with locally sourced mineral and plant based natural paints and pigments, the ancient art of making rope using loose plant fibers, and we’ll get our bodies moving with some fun nature games.

Please bring snacks or a picnic lunch to enjoy during the day’s adventures and a water bottle for each member of the family. Activities will include some short walks on park trails so closed-toe shoes are highly recommended. 

 

This is a family event and not a drop-off class.

At least one adult must be in attendance to accompany children at all times throughout the day. This adult MUST be enrolled, as well.

Dates: 

September 11, 2021 - OVER

October 31, 2021 - FULL

November 28, 2021 - LIMITED SPOTS

December 18, 2021

Time: 9:30am-1:00pm

Cost: Free

Location: Walnut Creek Metro Park - Fairy Pavilion (adjacent to the playground), 12138 N. Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78753

Ages: All ages welcome!

Please REGISTER in advance for this event. A very limited number of drop-in spots will be available on a first come first served basis on the day of the event. We HIGHLY recommend registering in advance to ensure you get a spot. These events will be limited to a maximum of 50 total participants (parents and children) per day.