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Spring Into It! Family Fun DayApril 21, 2018, 10:00 am-3:00 pm

1987 Indian Village Drive
Memphis, 38109

Join us for an affordable educational adventure filled with fun discovery for the whole family!

Activities and programs include:
– Atlatl Spear-Throwing Competition
– Bird of Prey (program with live owls)
– Guided Nature Hike about Medicinal Plants
– Archaeological Excavation Trench Tour
– Face Painting
– Handle Unique Gems and Minerals
– Touch Real Artifacts (some dating thousands of years old)
– History of Dr. Fuller Program, the park’s namesake and a prominent African American leader in the Memphis community
– Ask a Park Ranger Q&A
– Learn Prehistoric Farming Techniques and Ask a Master Gardener Q&A
– Interactive Storytimes

Take Home Projects:
– Plant Seeds in Peat Pots
– Create a Pottery Sherd with a Nature Motif

SPRING INTO IT for the regular cost of admission:
Free for Children under 4
$4.00 for Children ages 4-11 and Seniors 60+
$6.00 for Adults ages 12-59

Admission is always free for University of Memphis students, faculty, and staff with a valid ID. Inquire about a plethora of volunteer opportunities for free admission, but note that you must contact the museum staff before the day of event to take advantage of this opportunity.


Details

Date:
April 21, 2018
Time:
10:00 am-3:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1525593097552461/

Venue

C.H. Nash Museum at Chucalissa
1987 Indian Village Drive
Memphis, 38109
Phone:
9017853160
Website:
www.memphis.edu/Chucalissa

Organizer

Rebecca Johnson
Phone:
9017853160
Email:
rjhnsn52@memphis.edu