5/26/2017

Riverside Campfire - American Indians Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  6:30pm Fri
Play American Indian games and listen to stories 'round the campfire. S'mores provided. Come early if you want to bring a picnic or toast hotdogs. Bring a toasting stick, blanket and flashlight.
 

5/27/2017

Wagon Ride-Journey to the Potomac River Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
(2-Adult) Enjoy riding through the woods and along the Potomac River, while finding out about the park's wildlife and the American Indians who once lived here. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

6/3/2017

Wagon Ride-Birds, Butterflies & Blossoms Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Take a wagon ride scavenger hunt through the meadow. Search for birds and butterflies and meet a friendly animal up close. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

6/10/2017

Wagon Ride to Poohsticks Bridge Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
(2-Adult) Meet at the Nature Center. Journey through the woods to Poohsticks bridge. Listen to Winnie the Pooh's story and play Poohsticks on the bridge. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

6/10/2017

Build Your own Bat House Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Sat
(3-Adult) Bats help eat mosquitoes, and pollinate plants, but they are having a hard time. Help these important animals thrive by building a bat house to hang in your yard. Everyone must register $8/person. $15 fee per bathouse paid to instructor on the day of the program.
 

6/23/2017

Turtle Pool Party Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(2-Adult) Turtles like to soak and take in the sun. Come by our Visitor Center deck to watch our turtles enjoy some outdoor time. Afterwards, take a scavenger hunt and hike around the park.
 

6/23/2017

Riverside Campfire - American Indians Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Fri
Play American Indian games and listen to stories 'round the campfire. S'mores provided. Come early if you want to bring a picnic or toast hotdogs. Bring a toasting stick, blanket and flashlight.
 

6/25/2017

Wagon Ride-Birds, Butterflies & Blossoms Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sun
Take a wagon ride scavenger hunt through the meadow. Search for birds and butterflies and meet a friendly animal up close. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

6/25/2017

Build Your Own Bee House (3-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  3pm Sun
Have fun learning about local pollinators and using some invasive plants to build homes for native pollinators. The bees this house will attract are mason bees, pollinators and solitary bees who rarely sting.
 

6/30/2017

Riverside Campfire - Bats and Bugs Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Fri
(2-Adult) As day turns to night bats and some insects wake up. Through games and activities learn about the relationship between night flying bats and the insects they seek. Bring a toasting stick; s'mores provided. Come early if you'd like to bring a picnic or hot dogs to toast. Canceled if rain.
 

6/30/2017

Turtle Pool Party Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(2-Adult) Turtles like to soak and take in the sun. Come by our Visitor Center deck to watch our turtles enjoy some outdoor time. Afterwards, take a scavenger hunt and hike around the park.
 

7/2/2017

Wagon Ride-Journey to the Potomac River Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sun
(2-Adult) Enjoy riding through the woods and along the Potomac River, while finding out about the park's wildlife and the American Indians who once lived here. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

7/7/2017

Turtle Pool Party Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(2-Adult) Turtles like to soak and take in the sun. Come by our Visitor Center deck to watch our turtles enjoy some outdoor time. Afterwards, take a scavenger hunt and hike around the park.
 

7/9/2017

Wagon Ride-Birds, Butterflies & Blossoms Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sun
Take a wagon ride scavenger hunt through the meadow. Search for birds and butterflies and meet a friendly animal up close. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

7/14/2017

Turtle Pool Party Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(2-Adult) Turtles like to soak and take in the sun. Come by our Visitor Center deck to watch our turtles enjoy some outdoor time. Afterwards, take a scavenger hunt and hike around the park.
 

7/14/2017

Riverside Campfire - Batty about Bats Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Fri
(2-Adult) Bats! Learn more about these fascinating and mysterious night flying marvels and why they are disappearing from our skies through games and activities. Bring a toasting stick; s'mores provided. Come early if you'd like to bring a picnic or hot dogs to toast. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program. Canceled if rain.
 

7/21/2017

Riverside Campfire - Night Wings Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Fri
(3-Adult) Hoot like an owl, swoop like a bat and flutter like a moth as we learn about the creatures that fly through our night skies. Bring a toasting stick; s'mores provided. Come early if you'd like to bring a picnic or hotdogs to toast.
 

7/21/2017

Turtle Pool Party Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(2-Adult) Turtles like to soak and take in the sun. Come by our Visitor Center deck to watch our turtles enjoy some outdoor time. Afterwards, take a scavenger hunt and hike around the park.
 

7/23/2017

Wagon Ride-Birds, Butterflies & Blossoms Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sun
Take a wagon ride scavenger hunt through the meadow. Search for birds and butterflies and meet a friendly animal up close. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

7/28/2017

Riverside Campfire - Reptiles Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Fri
(2-Adult) Meet some of the fantastic reptiles that live in this area and play reptilian games. Come early if you want to bring a picnic or hotdogs. Bring a toasting stick, blanket and flashlight.
 

7/28/2017

Turtle Pool Party Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(2-Adult) Turtles like to soak and take in the sun. Come by our Visitor Center deck to watch our turtles enjoy some outdoor time. Afterwards, take a scavenger hunt and hike around the park.
 

7/30/2017

Wagon Ride-Birds, Butterflies & Blossoms Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sun
Take a wagon ride scavenger hunt through the meadow. Search for birds and butterflies and meet a friendly animal up close. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

8/4/2017

Riverside Campfire - River Revelry Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Fri
Visitor Center. Enjoy a fun-flooded evening of stories and games. Learn about otters, beavers and other animals that call the Potomac home. S'mores provided. Come early if you want to bring a picnic or hotdogs to toast. Bring a toasting stick, blanket and flashlight. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.
 

8/4/2017

Turtle Pool Party Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(2-Adult) Turtles like to soak and take in the sun. Come by our Visitor Center deck to watch our turtles enjoy some outdoor time. Afterwards, take a scavenger hunt and hike around the park.
 

8/6/2017

Wagon Ride-Journey to the Potomac River Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sun
(2-Adult) Enjoy riding through the woods and along the Potomac River, while finding out about the park's wildlife and the American Indians who once lived here. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

8/11/2017

Turtle Pool Party Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(2-Adult) Turtles like to soak and take in the sun. Come by our Visitor Center deck to watch our turtles enjoy some outdoor time. Afterwards, take a scavenger hunt and hike around the park.
 

8/11/2017

Riverside Campfire -Terrific Turkeys Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Fri
Wild Turkeys roam the meadows and riverbanks of Riverbend Park. Learn about these elusive and seasonal birds with games and activities. Bring a toasting stick; s'mores provided. Come early if you'd like to bring a picnic or hotdogs to toast. Canceled if rain.
 

8/13/2017

Wagon Ride-Birds, Butterflies & Blossoms Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sun
Take a wagon ride scavenger hunt through the meadow. Search for birds and butterflies and meet a friendly animal up close. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

8/18/2017

Riverside Campfire - American Indians Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Fri
Play American Indian games and listen to stories 'round the campfire. S'mores provided. Come early if you want to bring a picnic or toast hotdogs. Bring a toasting stick, blanket and flashlight.
 

8/18/2017

Turtle Pool Party Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(2-Adult) Turtles like to soak and take in the sun. Come by our Visitor Center deck to watch our turtles enjoy some outdoor time. Afterwards, take a scavenger hunt and hike around the park.
 

8/25/2017

Turtle Pool Party Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(2-Adult) Turtles like to soak and take in the sun. Come by our Visitor Center deck to watch our turtles enjoy some outdoor time. Afterwards, take a scavenger hunt and hike around the park.
 

8/25/2017

Riverside Campfire - Bats and Bugs Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Fri
(2-Adult) As day turns to night bats and some insects wake up. Through games and activities learn about the relationship between night flying bats and the insects they seek. Bring a toasting stick; s'mores provided. Come early if you'd like to bring a picnic or hot dogs to toast. Canceled if rain.
 

8/27/2017

Wagon Ride-Birds, Butterflies & Blossoms Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sun
Take a wagon ride scavenger hunt through the meadow. Search for birds and butterflies and meet a friendly animal up close. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

9/1/2017

Turtle Pool Party Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(2-Adult) Turtles like to soak and take in the sun. Come by our Visitor Center deck to watch our turtles enjoy some outdoor time. Afterwards, take a scavenger hunt and hike around the park.
 

9/3/2017

Wagon Ride-Journey to the Potomac River Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sun
(2-Adult) Enjoy riding through the woods and along the Potomac River, while finding out about the park's wildlife and the American Indians who once lived here. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program.
 

9/8/2017

Turtle Pool Party Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Fri
(2-Adult) Turtles like to soak and take in the sun. Come by our Visitor Center deck to watch our turtles enjoy some outdoor time. Afterwards, take a scavenger hunt and hike around the park.
 

9/8/2017

Riverside Campfire - Batty about Bats Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Riverbend Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Fri
(2-Adult) Bats! Learn more about these fascinating and mysterious night flying marvels and why they are disappearing from our skies through games and activities. Bring a toasting stick; s'mores provided. Come early if you'd like to bring a picnic or hot dogs to toast. Children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program. Canceled if rain.