Spring Birds, Bugs and Flowers
Sunday, April 27, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Hickory Hill Park, South entrance at the east end of Bloomington
Street, Norton Wayside shelter, Iowa City
Come celebrate Spring Birds, Bugs and Flowers
with TAKO. Adults gather your kids, come explore all that
spring has to offer. Be prepared go on a short hike and
possibly walk on some muddy trails. We will be meeting
at the South Shelter located off the south parking lot
entrance on Bloomington Street. Stay tuned to the website/Facebook
for updates and cancellations.
Participants should dress to walk in the
woods. Dress in layers and be prepared for a range of
weather conditions. Bring a hat, work gloves, sunglasses,
sunscreen, insect repellant, drinking water, and any other
items you may need to be comfortable in the outdoors.
Participants are encouraged to bring a digital camera
Lunch will be served from 11:30 to 1:00PM.
This event is FREE and OPEN to the public. Advance registration
is requested, but not required. Those bringing six or
more people should register to help TAKO plan equipment
and food needs. For more information, call Judy at 319-330-3833.
Note: TAKO is TAKE a kid outdoors, not LEAVE
a kid outdoors. Children must be accompanied by an Adult.
Typically, there is no charge for TAKO events.
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Date & location TBA
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Date & Time TBA