Time to Party in the Park

Join Eastman Nature Center staff at the Elm Creek Picnic Area, Deer Shelter, for a day of family fun Tuesday, July 2, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Elm Creek Park Reserve in Maple Grove.

Become a detective on a camouflage insect safari. Catch and release land bugs with a jar. Race minnows, scoop for critters in the ”pond,” and meet live animals. Run an obstacle course, discover buried treasure, and play other games. Parachute fun and musical activities will take place every half hour.

A small snack is provided. Bring a blanket and picnic lunch and don’t forget the camera. Rain or shine. Drop in anytime.

Cost is $5 for children and $3 for adults. Children under 2 are admitted free. Reservations are recommended but not required. Call 763-559-6700 to make a reservation and reference activity number #312407-01.