Itasca State Park Naturalist Programs
Circle Time Under the Pines: I is for Insects
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 from 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Meet by the lakeside Museum Amphitheater (Look for a large blanket underneath a big pine tree), below Wegmann’s Store in the picnic grounds, (If raining, meet inside lakeside Museum).
Children 2-5 years old, come explore and have fun at Itasca as we learn about insects through stories, songs, crafts, and outdoor discovery. NOTES: Adults must accompany children. Consider bringing a picnic lunch and enjoying your noon meal at the park after the program.
Historic CCC Log and Stone Buildings Walk
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 from 1:30-2 p.m.
Meet outside Forest Inn (across from Douglas Lodge)
Learn about the ‘boys’ that built Forest Inn, Old Timer’s Cabin and more. Come for the walk as we talk about the 1930s Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) on this walking tour of buildings around the Douglas Lodge area, ending at the CCC Old Timer’s Cabin.
Old Timer’s Cabin, Open Tour
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 Cabin open from 2-3:30 p.m.
Held at the Old Timer’s Cabin, located along the boardwalk below Douglas Lodge
Only 4 (massive) logs tall, learn more about this Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) constructed building. The Naturalist staff will have the cabin open for you to tour at your leisure.