is an educational and fun activity presented by Friends of
Lakeside Nature Center (FOLNC). This year’s event will be
staged on October 11th and October 12th. You are all invited
to take a walk on the wild side with Mother Nature and her
You join a
group of ten other visitors to visit Mother Nature at the start
of the walk; she sprinkles you with magic
dust – for the length of the trail, everyone will understand
what the animals are saying. Volunteer guides, who are equipped
with flashlights to ensure safety for all, conduct the groups
along the trail.
torches illuminate the hiking trail at Lakeside Nature Center.
The animals (volunteers in costume) are stationed along the
path. Extra illumination is provided at each performance site.
As a group approaches, the animals tell their stories.
group has completed the walk, you are invited into Lakeside
Nature Center (LNC) to view the exhibits, see animal
interpretations by naturalists (both LNC
staff and FOLNC
volunteers) and complete craft projects.
Come to the pavilion to have popcorn and lemonade (or cocoa if
it's cold). Children can sit and color the Magic Woods