park programs

On the second Saturday of each month, Mother Nature visits Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area to excite the imaginations of children by reading stories of the forest and the animals that live there. Story time is followed by hands-on nature craft activities. All ages are welcome, but most stories target children ages 3 to 6 years …
The first in a series of free astronomy programs presented throughout 2014 at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area by the Sugar Creek Astronomical Society takes place March 29. A class begins at 6:30 p.m. with night sky viewing through powerful telescopes at 7:30 p.m. Society President Jack McDaniel says the focus will be on the famous …
Scavenger hunts, eagle cruises, mountain bike rides, and programs to feel furs and skulls are just some of the fun events offered at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area in Rogers throughout the year. The interpretive programming is excellent at this 12,056-acre natural park with limited development. It has a 17,500-sq-ft LEED-certified Visitors Center with interactive exhibits, …
Winter lake cruises to view eagles are popular throughout the Ozarks and River Valley. In November, Lake Dardanelle State Park in Russellville offers free cruises to see our national symbol as well as many other spectacular birds like white pelicans, ducks, and snow geese. Dates for the tours are Nov. 1, 3, 7, 9, 11, …