Naturalist Activities for Weekend of August 10th

Naturalist Activities Friday, August 10th 5:30pm Musical Instrument craft!- Meet the Naturalist in the Activities Room to make an awesome musical instrument! 8:45pm Lightning Bug Hike! – Meet the naturalist behind the Camper’s Corner store for a evening walk on the nature trail where you’ll learn to use glowsticks to communicate with lightning bugs! YPP Saturday, August 11th 3:00pm- Fishing with the Naturalist! Meet the Naturalist at the boat launch area before the fishing contest to practice before the contest starts. You can also ask questions and advice if you’d like, and the Naturalist will show you one of the easiest and best fishing knots you can tie! YPP 4pm Fishing Contest– Kids 14 and under can bring their fishing poles to the dock behind the boat rentals to try and win ice cream! YPP 6:30pm Tie Dye! Pick up a t-shirt at the camp store (or bring your own) and meet the Naturalist behind the headquarters building to tie dye your shirt. You can also bring bandanas, shoes, towels, hats, etc.! Beech Fork shirts are in the store for $8 plus tax. If you bring your own items the activity costs $3 dollars to cover the cost of materials. 9:00pm Perseid Meteor Shower Star Party! Meteor Shower Party! Join us in the front parking lot at the headquarters building to look at stars, and watch the Persied meteor shower. They’ll be telescopes to look at planets and other celestial bodies as well. YPP Sunday, August 12th 9am Beech Fork Birds– Meet the Naturalist behind the Camper’s Corner Store to go for a short walk to see and learn about the beautiful birds of beech fork!