Aug
4
Wed
Wellness Wednesdays in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Aug 4 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm

Enjoy Fitness Fun in Caddo Common Park! Instruction and warm ups to help you walk a mile through and around Caddo Common Park and a Wellness Education program presented by Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport along with Cattina Williams, Recreation Coordinator and Mary Murphy, Athletics and Fitness Coordinator for Caddo Parish Parks & Recreation. Free and open to all ages!

Aug
5
Thu
Fit & Strong Thursdays in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Starting on Thursday, May 6th and every 1st Thursday of the month, Caddo Parish Parks & Recreation presents “FIT AND STRONG THURSDAYS” from 10:00 am – 11:30 am, with creative “core” building and strengthening games and exercises designed with older adult fitness in mind, but open to all. 

 

Aug
19
Thu
Active Living In Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Aug 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Thursday, May 20th, and every 3rd Thursday of the month, features the “ACTIVE LIVING EVERY DAY” program from 10:30 am – 12:00 noon, with programming designed to get everyone moving in a fun and creative dance with Roshanda Spears.  Try the Caddo Common Conga, Downtown Line Dance and Texas Avenue Two-Step around the Park! Leave the Park with a “Healthy Heart” recipe created by the Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport Team.

Aug
21
Sat
UnCommon Weekend Fun in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Aug 21 @ 8:00 am – Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm

Every third weekend of the month is an UNCOMMON Caddo Common Weekend with Saturday “WILD WONDERS” programming and “SUNDAYS IN THE PARK with Artists.”

 

WILD WONDER SATURDAYS” start at 8 am with a different “genre” of Exercise each hour at 8 am, 9:00 am and 10:00 am.  Exercises include Aerobics, Pilates, Zumba, Yoga, and even basic Calisthenics…can you do 25 Jumping Jacks?  Then from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, the team from the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Park brings out the Animal Ambassadors and FLORA AND FAUNA…did you know that FAUNA means the animals, bugs, birds, and critters?  Each month is themed with an introduction to the Wild Thing that lives or grows at the Nature Center, Story time and a hands-on Make and Take Activity to remember your introduction to the Wild Wonder!  Stacy Gray, Education Coordinator for the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Center has selected monthly themes, which include: May – Birds of a Feather (meet a Raptor and other Birds of Prey);  June – Perfect Pollinators;  July – For Goodness Snakes; August – Patterns of Nature…see the Golden Mean and the Fibonacci Patterns; September – Multicultural Wild Wonders; October – Creepy Crawlies (Vultures, Snakes and Spiders); and, November – Fall in Love with Nature.

Sundays in the Park with Artists” are scheduled from 2:00 pm- 5:30 pm and begin with a YOGA program and Hands-On Activities at 2:00 pm, Plein Air Painting and Drawing with a Professional Artists and Solo Performances featuring Spoken Word, Storytelling, Soloists, and Dancers at 3:00 pm, and a Concert at 4:00 pm.

There are also special programs in planned in the Park that will appeal to all! 

Aug
22
Sun
UnCommon Weekend Fun in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Aug 22 @ 8:00 am – Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Every third weekend of the month is an UNCOMMON Caddo Common Weekend with Saturday “WILD WONDERS” programming and “SUNDAYS IN THE PARK with Artists.”

 

WILD WONDER SATURDAYS” start at 8 am with a different “genre” of Exercise each hour at 8 am, 9:00 am and 10:00 am.  Exercises include Aerobics, Pilates, Zumba, Yoga, and even basic Calisthenics…can you do 25 Jumping Jacks?  Then from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, the team from the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Park brings out the Animal Ambassadors and FLORA AND FAUNA…did you know that FAUNA means the animals, bugs, birds, and critters?  Each month is themed with an introduction to the Wild Thing that lives or grows at the Nature Center, Story time and a hands-on Make and Take Activity to remember your introduction to the Wild Wonder!  Stacy Gray, Education Coordinator for the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Center has selected monthly themes, which include: May – Birds of a Feather (meet a Raptor and other Birds of Prey);  June – Perfect Pollinators;  July – For Goodness Snakes; August – Patterns of Nature…see the Golden Mean and the Fibonacci Patterns; September – Multicultural Wild Wonders; October – Creepy Crawlies (Vultures, Snakes and Spiders); and, November – Fall in Love with Nature.

Sundays in the Park with Artists” are scheduled from 2:00 pm- 5:30 pm and begin with a YOGA program and Hands-On Activities at 2:00 pm, Plein Air Painting and Drawing with a Professional Artists and Solo Performances featuring Spoken Word, Storytelling, Soloists, and Dancers at 3:00 pm, and a Concert at 4:00 pm.

There are also special programs in planned in the Park that will appeal to all! 

Sep
1
Wed
Wellness Wednesdays in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Sep 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm

Enjoy Fitness Fun in Caddo Common Park! Instruction and warm ups to help you walk a mile through and around Caddo Common Park and a Wellness Education program presented by Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport along with Cattina Williams, Recreation Coordinator and Mary Murphy, Athletics and Fitness Coordinator for Caddo Parish Parks & Recreation. Free and open to all ages!

Sep
2
Thu
Fit & Strong Thursdays in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Starting on Thursday, May 6th and every 1st Thursday of the month, Caddo Parish Parks & Recreation presents “FIT AND STRONG THURSDAYS” from 10:00 am – 11:30 am, with creative “core” building and strengthening games and exercises designed with older adult fitness in mind, but open to all. 

 

Sep
11
Sat
Caddo Common Park Festival of Cultures @ Caddo Common Park
Sep 11 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Saturday, September 11th features the FESTIVAL OF CULTURES with the Multicultural Center for the featuring the Exhibitions, Food, Entertainment, Costumes and Stories of the 16 Cultural groups in Northwest Louisiana.  An evening of “HOOTS and HOPS” is scheduled for Friday, October 8th – meet the Owls of the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Park while tasting area Craft Beers. 

Sep
16
Thu
Active Living In Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Sep 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Thursday, May 20th, and every 3rd Thursday of the month, features the “ACTIVE LIVING EVERY DAY” program from 10:30 am – 12:00 noon, with programming designed to get everyone moving in a fun and creative dance with Roshanda Spears.  Try the Caddo Common Conga, Downtown Line Dance and Texas Avenue Two-Step around the Park! Leave the Park with a “Healthy Heart” recipe created by the Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport Team.

Sep
18
Sat
UnCommon Weekend Fun in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Sep 18 @ 8:00 am – Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm

Every third weekend of the month is an UNCOMMON Caddo Common Weekend with Saturday “WILD WONDERS” programming and “SUNDAYS IN THE PARK with Artists.”

 

WILD WONDER SATURDAYS” start at 8 am with a different “genre” of Exercise each hour at 8 am, 9:00 am and 10:00 am.  Exercises include Aerobics, Pilates, Zumba, Yoga, and even basic Calisthenics…can you do 25 Jumping Jacks?  Then from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, the team from the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Park brings out the Animal Ambassadors and FLORA AND FAUNA…did you know that FAUNA means the animals, bugs, birds, and critters?  Each month is themed with an introduction to the Wild Thing that lives or grows at the Nature Center, Story time and a hands-on Make and Take Activity to remember your introduction to the Wild Wonder!  Stacy Gray, Education Coordinator for the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Center has selected monthly themes, which include: May – Birds of a Feather (meet a Raptor and other Birds of Prey);  June – Perfect Pollinators;  July – For Goodness Snakes; August – Patterns of Nature…see the Golden Mean and the Fibonacci Patterns; September – Multicultural Wild Wonders; October – Creepy Crawlies (Vultures, Snakes and Spiders); and, November – Fall in Love with Nature.

Sundays in the Park with Artists” are scheduled from 2:00 pm- 5:30 pm and begin with a YOGA program and Hands-On Activities at 2:00 pm, Plein Air Painting and Drawing with a Professional Artists and Solo Performances featuring Spoken Word, Storytelling, Soloists, and Dancers at 3:00 pm, and a Concert at 4:00 pm.

There are also special programs in planned in the Park that will appeal to all! 

Sep
19
Sun
UnCommon Weekend Fun in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Sep 19 @ 8:00 am – Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm

Every third weekend of the month is an UNCOMMON Caddo Common Weekend with Saturday “WILD WONDERS” programming and “SUNDAYS IN THE PARK with Artists.”

 

WILD WONDER SATURDAYS” start at 8 am with a different “genre” of Exercise each hour at 8 am, 9:00 am and 10:00 am.  Exercises include Aerobics, Pilates, Zumba, Yoga, and even basic Calisthenics…can you do 25 Jumping Jacks?  Then from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, the team from the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Park brings out the Animal Ambassadors and FLORA AND FAUNA…did you know that FAUNA means the animals, bugs, birds, and critters?  Each month is themed with an introduction to the Wild Thing that lives or grows at the Nature Center, Story time and a hands-on Make and Take Activity to remember your introduction to the Wild Wonder!  Stacy Gray, Education Coordinator for the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Center has selected monthly themes, which include: May – Birds of a Feather (meet a Raptor and other Birds of Prey);  June – Perfect Pollinators;  July – For Goodness Snakes; August – Patterns of Nature…see the Golden Mean and the Fibonacci Patterns; September – Multicultural Wild Wonders; October – Creepy Crawlies (Vultures, Snakes and Spiders); and, November – Fall in Love with Nature.

Sundays in the Park with Artists” are scheduled from 2:00 pm- 5:30 pm and begin with a YOGA program and Hands-On Activities at 2:00 pm, Plein Air Painting and Drawing with a Professional Artists and Solo Performances featuring Spoken Word, Storytelling, Soloists, and Dancers at 3:00 pm, and a Concert at 4:00 pm.

There are also special programs in planned in the Park that will appeal to all! 

Oct
6
Wed
Wellness Wednesdays in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Oct 6 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm

Enjoy Fitness Fun in Caddo Common Park! Instruction and warm ups to help you walk a mile through and around Caddo Common Park and a Wellness Education program presented by Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport along with Cattina Williams, Recreation Coordinator and Mary Murphy, Athletics and Fitness Coordinator for Caddo Parish Parks & Recreation. Free and open to all ages!

Oct
7
Thu
Fit & Strong Thursdays in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Starting on Thursday, May 6th and every 1st Thursday of the month, Caddo Parish Parks & Recreation presents “FIT AND STRONG THURSDAYS” from 10:00 am – 11:30 am, with creative “core” building and strengthening games and exercises designed with older adult fitness in mind, but open to all. 

 

Oct
16
Sat
UnCommon Weekend Fun in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Oct 16 @ 8:00 am – Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm

Every third weekend of the month is an UNCOMMON Caddo Common Weekend with Saturday “WILD WONDERS” programming and “SUNDAYS IN THE PARK with Artists.”

 

WILD WONDER SATURDAYS” start at 8 am with a different “genre” of Exercise each hour at 8 am, 9:00 am and 10:00 am.  Exercises include Aerobics, Pilates, Zumba, Yoga, and even basic Calisthenics…can you do 25 Jumping Jacks?  Then from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, the team from the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Park brings out the Animal Ambassadors and FLORA AND FAUNA…did you know that FAUNA means the animals, bugs, birds, and critters?  Each month is themed with an introduction to the Wild Thing that lives or grows at the Nature Center, Story time and a hands-on Make and Take Activity to remember your introduction to the Wild Wonder!  Stacy Gray, Education Coordinator for the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Center has selected monthly themes, which include: May – Birds of a Feather (meet a Raptor and other Birds of Prey);  June – Perfect Pollinators;  July – For Goodness Snakes; August – Patterns of Nature…see the Golden Mean and the Fibonacci Patterns; September – Multicultural Wild Wonders; October – Creepy Crawlies (Vultures, Snakes and Spiders); and, November – Fall in Love with Nature.

Sundays in the Park with Artists” are scheduled from 2:00 pm- 5:30 pm and begin with a YOGA program and Hands-On Activities at 2:00 pm, Plein Air Painting and Drawing with a Professional Artists and Solo Performances featuring Spoken Word, Storytelling, Soloists, and Dancers at 3:00 pm, and a Concert at 4:00 pm.

There are also special programs in planned in the Park that will appeal to all! 

Oct
17
Sun
UnCommon Weekend Fun in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Oct 17 @ 8:00 am – Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm

Every third weekend of the month is an UNCOMMON Caddo Common Weekend with Saturday “WILD WONDERS” programming and “SUNDAYS IN THE PARK with Artists.”

 

WILD WONDER SATURDAYS” start at 8 am with a different “genre” of Exercise each hour at 8 am, 9:00 am and 10:00 am.  Exercises include Aerobics, Pilates, Zumba, Yoga, and even basic Calisthenics…can you do 25 Jumping Jacks?  Then from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, the team from the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Park brings out the Animal Ambassadors and FLORA AND FAUNA…did you know that FAUNA means the animals, bugs, birds, and critters?  Each month is themed with an introduction to the Wild Thing that lives or grows at the Nature Center, Story time and a hands-on Make and Take Activity to remember your introduction to the Wild Wonder!  Stacy Gray, Education Coordinator for the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Center has selected monthly themes, which include: May – Birds of a Feather (meet a Raptor and other Birds of Prey);  June – Perfect Pollinators;  July – For Goodness Snakes; August – Patterns of Nature…see the Golden Mean and the Fibonacci Patterns; September – Multicultural Wild Wonders; October – Creepy Crawlies (Vultures, Snakes and Spiders); and, November – Fall in Love with Nature.

Sundays in the Park with Artists” are scheduled from 2:00 pm- 5:30 pm and begin with a YOGA program and Hands-On Activities at 2:00 pm, Plein Air Painting and Drawing with a Professional Artists and Solo Performances featuring Spoken Word, Storytelling, Soloists, and Dancers at 3:00 pm, and a Concert at 4:00 pm.

There are also special programs in planned in the Park that will appeal to all! 

Oct
21
Thu
Active Living In Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Oct 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Thursday, May 20th, and every 3rd Thursday of the month, features the “ACTIVE LIVING EVERY DAY” program from 10:30 am – 12:00 noon, with programming designed to get everyone moving in a fun and creative dance with Roshanda Spears.  Try the Caddo Common Conga, Downtown Line Dance and Texas Avenue Two-Step around the Park! Leave the Park with a “Healthy Heart” recipe created by the Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport Team.

Nov
3
Wed
Wellness Wednesdays in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Nov 3 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm

Enjoy Fitness Fun in Caddo Common Park! Instruction and warm ups to help you walk a mile through and around Caddo Common Park and a Wellness Education program presented by Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport along with Cattina Williams, Recreation Coordinator and Mary Murphy, Athletics and Fitness Coordinator for Caddo Parish Parks & Recreation. Free and open to all ages!

Nov
4
Thu
Fit & Strong Thursdays in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Starting on Thursday, May 6th and every 1st Thursday of the month, Caddo Parish Parks & Recreation presents “FIT AND STRONG THURSDAYS” from 10:00 am – 11:30 am, with creative “core” building and strengthening games and exercises designed with older adult fitness in mind, but open to all. 

 

Nov
18
Thu
Active Living In Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Nov 18 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Thursday, May 20th, and every 3rd Thursday of the month, features the “ACTIVE LIVING EVERY DAY” program from 10:30 am – 12:00 noon, with programming designed to get everyone moving in a fun and creative dance with Roshanda Spears.  Try the Caddo Common Conga, Downtown Line Dance and Texas Avenue Two-Step around the Park! Leave the Park with a “Healthy Heart” recipe created by the Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport Team.

Nov
20
Sat
UnCommon Weekend Fun in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Nov 20 @ 8:00 am – Nov 21 @ 6:00 pm

Every third weekend of the month is an UNCOMMON Caddo Common Weekend with Saturday “WILD WONDERS” programming and “SUNDAYS IN THE PARK with Artists.”

 

WILD WONDER SATURDAYS” start at 8 am with a different “genre” of Exercise each hour at 8 am, 9:00 am and 10:00 am.  Exercises include Aerobics, Pilates, Zumba, Yoga, and even basic Calisthenics…can you do 25 Jumping Jacks?  Then from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, the team from the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Park brings out the Animal Ambassadors and FLORA AND FAUNA…did you know that FAUNA means the animals, bugs, birds, and critters?  Each month is themed with an introduction to the Wild Thing that lives or grows at the Nature Center, Story time and a hands-on Make and Take Activity to remember your introduction to the Wild Wonder!  Stacy Gray, Education Coordinator for the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Center has selected monthly themes, which include: May – Birds of a Feather (meet a Raptor and other Birds of Prey);  June – Perfect Pollinators;  July – For Goodness Snakes; August – Patterns of Nature…see the Golden Mean and the Fibonacci Patterns; September – Multicultural Wild Wonders; October – Creepy Crawlies (Vultures, Snakes and Spiders); and, November – Fall in Love with Nature.

Sundays in the Park with Artists” are scheduled from 2:00 pm- 5:30 pm and begin with a YOGA program and Hands-On Activities at 2:00 pm, Plein Air Painting and Drawing with a Professional Artists and Solo Performances featuring Spoken Word, Storytelling, Soloists, and Dancers at 3:00 pm, and a Concert at 4:00 pm.

There are also special programs in planned in the Park that will appeal to all! 

Nov
21
Sun
UnCommon Weekend Fun in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Nov 21 @ 8:00 am – Nov 22 @ 6:00 pm

Every third weekend of the month is an UNCOMMON Caddo Common Weekend with Saturday “WILD WONDERS” programming and “SUNDAYS IN THE PARK with Artists.”

 

WILD WONDER SATURDAYS” start at 8 am with a different “genre” of Exercise each hour at 8 am, 9:00 am and 10:00 am.  Exercises include Aerobics, Pilates, Zumba, Yoga, and even basic Calisthenics…can you do 25 Jumping Jacks?  Then from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, the team from the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Park brings out the Animal Ambassadors and FLORA AND FAUNA…did you know that FAUNA means the animals, bugs, birds, and critters?  Each month is themed with an introduction to the Wild Thing that lives or grows at the Nature Center, Story time and a hands-on Make and Take Activity to remember your introduction to the Wild Wonder!  Stacy Gray, Education Coordinator for the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Center has selected monthly themes, which include: May – Birds of a Feather (meet a Raptor and other Birds of Prey);  June – Perfect Pollinators;  July – For Goodness Snakes; August – Patterns of Nature…see the Golden Mean and the Fibonacci Patterns; September – Multicultural Wild Wonders; October – Creepy Crawlies (Vultures, Snakes and Spiders); and, November – Fall in Love with Nature.

Sundays in the Park with Artists” are scheduled from 2:00 pm- 5:30 pm and begin with a YOGA program and Hands-On Activities at 2:00 pm, Plein Air Painting and Drawing with a Professional Artists and Solo Performances featuring Spoken Word, Storytelling, Soloists, and Dancers at 3:00 pm, and a Concert at 4:00 pm.

There are also special programs in planned in the Park that will appeal to all! 

Dec
2
Thu
Fit & Strong Thursdays in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Starting on Thursday, May 6th and every 1st Thursday of the month, Caddo Parish Parks & Recreation presents “FIT AND STRONG THURSDAYS” from 10:00 am – 11:30 am, with creative “core” building and strengthening games and exercises designed with older adult fitness in mind, but open to all. 

 

Dec
16
Thu
Active Living In Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Dec 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Thursday, May 20th, and every 3rd Thursday of the month, features the “ACTIVE LIVING EVERY DAY” program from 10:30 am – 12:00 noon, with programming designed to get everyone moving in a fun and creative dance with Roshanda Spears.  Try the Caddo Common Conga, Downtown Line Dance and Texas Avenue Two-Step around the Park! Leave the Park with a “Healthy Heart” recipe created by the Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport Team.

Dec
18
Sat
UnCommon Weekend Fun in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Dec 18 @ 8:00 am – Dec 19 @ 6:00 pm

Every third weekend of the month is an UNCOMMON Caddo Common Weekend with Saturday “WILD WONDERS” programming and “SUNDAYS IN THE PARK with Artists.”

 

WILD WONDER SATURDAYS” start at 8 am with a different “genre” of Exercise each hour at 8 am, 9:00 am and 10:00 am.  Exercises include Aerobics, Pilates, Zumba, Yoga, and even basic Calisthenics…can you do 25 Jumping Jacks?  Then from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, the team from the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Park brings out the Animal Ambassadors and FLORA AND FAUNA…did you know that FAUNA means the animals, bugs, birds, and critters?  Each month is themed with an introduction to the Wild Thing that lives or grows at the Nature Center, Story time and a hands-on Make and Take Activity to remember your introduction to the Wild Wonder!  Stacy Gray, Education Coordinator for the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Center has selected monthly themes, which include: May – Birds of a Feather (meet a Raptor and other Birds of Prey);  June – Perfect Pollinators;  July – For Goodness Snakes; August – Patterns of Nature…see the Golden Mean and the Fibonacci Patterns; September – Multicultural Wild Wonders; October – Creepy Crawlies (Vultures, Snakes and Spiders); and, November – Fall in Love with Nature.

Sundays in the Park with Artists” are scheduled from 2:00 pm- 5:30 pm and begin with a YOGA program and Hands-On Activities at 2:00 pm, Plein Air Painting and Drawing with a Professional Artists and Solo Performances featuring Spoken Word, Storytelling, Soloists, and Dancers at 3:00 pm, and a Concert at 4:00 pm.

There are also special programs in planned in the Park that will appeal to all! 

Dec
19
Sun
UnCommon Weekend Fun in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Dec 19 @ 8:00 am – Dec 20 @ 6:00 pm

Every third weekend of the month is an UNCOMMON Caddo Common Weekend with Saturday “WILD WONDERS” programming and “SUNDAYS IN THE PARK with Artists.”

 

WILD WONDER SATURDAYS” start at 8 am with a different “genre” of Exercise each hour at 8 am, 9:00 am and 10:00 am.  Exercises include Aerobics, Pilates, Zumba, Yoga, and even basic Calisthenics…can you do 25 Jumping Jacks?  Then from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, the team from the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Park brings out the Animal Ambassadors and FLORA AND FAUNA…did you know that FAUNA means the animals, bugs, birds, and critters?  Each month is themed with an introduction to the Wild Thing that lives or grows at the Nature Center, Story time and a hands-on Make and Take Activity to remember your introduction to the Wild Wonder!  Stacy Gray, Education Coordinator for the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Center has selected monthly themes, which include: May – Birds of a Feather (meet a Raptor and other Birds of Prey);  June – Perfect Pollinators;  July – For Goodness Snakes; August – Patterns of Nature…see the Golden Mean and the Fibonacci Patterns; September – Multicultural Wild Wonders; October – Creepy Crawlies (Vultures, Snakes and Spiders); and, November – Fall in Love with Nature.

Sundays in the Park with Artists” are scheduled from 2:00 pm- 5:30 pm and begin with a YOGA program and Hands-On Activities at 2:00 pm, Plein Air Painting and Drawing with a Professional Artists and Solo Performances featuring Spoken Word, Storytelling, Soloists, and Dancers at 3:00 pm, and a Concert at 4:00 pm.

There are also special programs in planned in the Park that will appeal to all! 

Jan
6
Thu
Fit & Strong Thursdays in Caddo Common Park @ Caddo Common Park
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Starting on Thursday, May 6th and every 1st Thursday of the month, Caddo Parish Parks & Recreation presents “FIT AND STRONG THURSDAYS” from 10:00 am – 11:30 am, with creative “core” building and strengthening games and exercises designed with older adult fitness in mind, but open to all.