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Walk in the Wetlands Henderson, KY

John James Audubon State Park

June 3, 2017, 3:00 P.M. - 4:15 P.M.

Want a place to explore on National Trails Day? A Walk in the Wetlands may be the perfect choice! Join in this naturalist-led hike through the newest addition to John James Audubon State Park--the Audubon Wetlands. Venture along for a look at this unique ecosystem--cypress trees, beaver, frogs, turtles, Great Blue Herons, Bald Eagles...you never know what natural treasures may be found! This free hike will begin at 3:00 P.M. on Saturday, June 3, ...
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Lantern Hike Henderson, KY

John James Audubon State Park

June 3, 2017, 8:30 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.

A new adventure awaits you on National Trails Day!  As the sun goes down, join our interpretive staff for this free guided trail hike into the nighttime woods of John James Audubon State Park. Hikers will explore the nature preserve trails by lantern light. Several activities along the way will make use of our senses and give a new perspective to how nature's creatures survive the dark.
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Ohio Valley Fly Rod Club Demonstration Henderson, KY

John James Audubon State Park

June 10, 2017, 9:30 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Ohio Valley Fly Rod Club members will be holding a free demonstration clinic on Saturday, June 10, 2017 from 9:30 A.M. until 2:00 P.M. The art of fly fishing, with its use of specialized rods, reels, and a weighted line, is unlike any other angling method. Hand-tied flies and unique casting techniques make this a diverse and interesting type of fishing. Learn to tie your own flies, and try your hand at casting a line. Meet at John James Audubon ...
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Audubon State Park Kids Fishing Derby Henderson, KY

John James Audubon State Park

June 17, 2017, 7:30 A.M. - 10:30 A.M.

The 11th Annual Kids Fishing Derby will be held on Saturday, June 17, from 7:30 A.M. until 10:30 A.M. It is free and open to children ages 5-16. Three age-specific divisions will offer prizes for the biggest fish, smallest fish, and most numerous caught. Test your fishing prowess and compete for prizes! Fishing experts from the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife will be on hand to teach fishing techniques. To participate, please ...
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Hands-On Clay Henderson, KY

John James Audubon State Park

June 24, 2017, 10:00 A.M. - Noon

Feel the clay, get messy, become a craftsman when you join Albert Bauman at the potter's wheel on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 10:00 A.M., at the John James Audubon Campground Shelter house. This full-of-fun potter, storyteller, and musician will keep you entertained, while he shows you the art of pottery. With his assistance, each person will take home a clay pot made with their own two hands! Cost: Free....
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Mysterious Moths Henderson, KY

John James Audubon State Park

July 28, 2017, 8:30 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.

Be a part of the Mysterious Moths program with Master Naturalist, Debbie Goedde, at John James Audubon State Park on Friday, July 28, 2017 at 8:30 P.M. During this free event, she will show us how to bait and trap, then examine and release, those mysterious creatures who live under cover of darkness--moths! Learn of the distinguishing features of these fascinating insects. Limited spaces for this program are available, so reservations are required. To reserve ...
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National S'Mores Day Henderson, KY

John James Audubon State Park

August 5, 2017, 6:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.

Is anything better than roasting marshmallows over a campfire on a Saturday night?  Well, maybe so, but join us anyway for a yummy s'more or two. We'll do the work and you get a free treat on this National S'mores Day! Take a walk along the lakeshore, play on the playground while you're here, or maybe even make it a weekend--come camping! Meet at the John James Audubon Campground Shelter ...
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Total Solar Eclipse is Coming! Henderson, KY

John James Audubon State Park

August 12, 2017, 4:00 P.M. - 5:15 P.M.

For the first time since 1991, a total solar eclipse will be on American soil. In fact, the path of totality will swipe across the country, passing right through many Kentucky cities on August 21! Join us in the John James Audubon State Park Museum Theater as astronomer and author, Joe Caruso, tells us all about the significance of this phenomenon. Free admission. Presentation begins at 4:00 P.M. on Saturday, August 12, ...
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