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CE: Wildlands Day

Saturday, May 18, 2019
9:00 am1:00 pm
Wildcat Hills Nature Center 210615 Hwy 71 Gering NE 69341

Take part in several great activities going on throughout this day-long celebration! Join us for a bird hike, wildflower walk, kids crafts and much more!

All day- Michael Forsberg Great Plains Exhibition on display
9:00am-9:30am-Interpretive display dedication: Stream table ribbon cutting
9:00am-Noon- Name that turtle! Help us pick a name for our new interpretive animal, the Blanding’s turtle!
9:30am-Noon- Kids crafts, activities and hikes. Discovery the Wildcat Hills through fun crafts, activities and hikes throughout the morning. All programs will be FREE!
10:00am- Feathered Friends Bird Hike: NET Spring LIVE and Nebraska Birding Month event
11:00am- Wildcat Hills Geology: presented by Jesse Korus, UNL Geologist/Hydrogeologist

Park permits are not required for this event!

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