FAMILY PARK FISHING SATURDAYS
FAMILY PARK | #170077 | ALL AGES
Join us Saturday mornings in June and July for fishing at Family Park. Fishing poles and bait will be supplied on a first–come, first–served basis for you to enjoy a morning of fishing. This program is a joint project of S.D. Game Fish & Parks, The Outdoor Campus, and SFPR.
No registration required.
JUN 1–JUL 27 | SAT | 9 A.M.–12 NOONFREE
WEST COVELL LAKE | AGES: 4-17
Today’s families often have limited opportunities to connect with the natural environment through outdoor experiences. Fishing in your local parks is a perfect way to combat this statistic. We’ll provide the bait, fishing poles, and instruction on a first–come, first–served basis. Children must be accompanied by an adult and a five–to–one ratio of children to adults must be observed. Participants ages 16 and above must have a valid South Dakota fishing license.
No registration required.
JUN 18 | TUE | 10:30 A.M.–12 NOON
JUL 16 | TUE | 10:30 A.M.–12 NOON
AUG 6 | TUE | 10:30 A.M.–12 NOON
FULL MOON HIKE
GREAT BEAR RECREATION PARK | AGES: 6+
Come out and see Great Bear under the full Buck moon’s glow! Hiking not only provides the physical relief of other exercise choices, but hiking in nature has been shown to be a powerful anxiety and stress reliever for people of all ages. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. Participants must be able to hike one mile on uneven terrain. Please wear sturdy shoes.
JUL 16 | TUE | 7–8 P.M.Register FREE
ARROWHEAD PARK | AGES: 2-5
Children will explore the nature around them as they partake in a storytime hike through Arrowhead Park and complete a nature craft. Your child will further develop their powers of observation and creativity while exploring a natural environment.
AUG 3 | SAT | 10:30–11:30 A.M. | ALL ABOUT ANIMALS
AUG 17 | SAT | 10:30–11:30 A.M. | ALL ABOUT PLANTS
I CAN FISH! PRESCHOOL FISHING
FAMILY PARK | AGES: 4-5
Fishing is a great way for a child to feel connected to nature while exercising essential motor skills. After reading a fish story and creating a craft, participants will learn to fish at Family Park Lake. All equipment will be provided. Parent participation is required.
Np registration required.
AUG 10 | SAT | 10–11 A.M.FREE
THE GREAT OUTDOORS
RIVERDALE PARK | AGES: 18+
Learn how to incorporate natural solutions while playing, camping, or adventuring in the great outdoors! Essential oils are a great option for bug repellent, seasonal threats, bug bite relief, sunburn relief, and to keep your body cool on those hot and humid sunny days.
AUG 12 | MON | 6-7 P.M.Register FREE