Fri, Dec 08|
Nature Detectives | Family Experience
A self-guided nature study for the whole family! Visit 9 stations to learn about amazing plants and animals.
Time & Location
Dec 08, 2023, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Losco Park, 10931 Hood Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32257, USA
About the event
Nature Detectives: A Family Nature Experience
Join us for an exciting journey into nature with your family! This self-guided event promises 9 interactive stations where you can unravel nature's mysteries at your own pace. Can you master the art of camouflage? Ever wondered how a pond strider effortlessly floats? Decode the secrets of peculiar nature items!
Losco Park 10931 Hood Road, Jacksonville, FL 32257
Find us nestled under the magnificent oak trees on the right side of the park, close to the playground!
Directions:Upon entering Losco Park, feel free to park in the first field on your left or the area next to the playground. Follow the sidewalk to your right, and look for us set up with blankets under the welcoming oak trees.
What to Expect
Each station poses an open-ended question related to nature, plants, or animals. Respond using the materials provided and your nature know-how!
How long will it take?
Plan for 30-50 minutes to complete all 9 stations. Drop by anytime between 10:00 am to 11:30 am; we'll start wrapping up at 12:00 pm. Check-in with Lizzy to grab your field guide and a quick overview of the stations. Return your completed field guide to receive a detective's magnifier to take home.
Who is this for?
While designed with families with elementary-aged children in mind, everyone is welcome to join in the fun!
Children 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
What should I bring?
Just your thinking cap and a positive attitude! We've got everything else covered. Optionally, you might want to bring a water bottle to stay refreshed.
Don't forget to sign a Waiver of Liability before you arrive: Waiver Link
1 hour 30 minutes
Pay one price for your entire family. We recommend ~$8-12 per child based on income.Pay what you want+Service fee