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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!