Birds of Prey Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Seeing a bird of prey in the wild is exhilarating. Raptor bander John Shafer guides you to hot spots in search of wintering and resident hawks and owls. The trip begins with a multimedia presentation to review the fine points of identifying and aging raptors drawn from his experiences banding hawks and eagles. Bring binoculars. Well stop for a meal or bring a bag lunch to eat on the go. Dress for the weather. Youth under age 16 must be accompanied by a registered adult. Tour departs at Ellanor C. Lawrence Park visitor center at 10 am and returns at 6 pm.
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Start Date: 2/17/2018
Geology Merit Badge Click to Register with Parktakes Online
This program satisfies most of the requirements to earn the Geology Merit Badge. Homework and details on what to bring can be found online.
Start Time/Day:  1pm Sun
Start Date: 2/18/2018
SGS-Behind the Ballot Box Click to Register with Parktakes Online
SGS-Behind the Ballot Box. Fee includes supplies.
Start Time/Day:  6pm Wed
Start Date: 2/21/2018
Kids Korner- Winter Click to Register with Parktakes Online
(3-6 yrs.) Preschool children explore nature or history once a month accompanied by an adult. An outdoor activity and craft included. Winter topics are Snow in Jan., Birds in Feb., and Apples in Mar.
Start Time/Day:  10am Wed
Start Date: 2/21/2018
Washington Connections Van Tour Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Includes van transportation, admissions and lunch. A historian connects you with the real George Washington, the man who lived here in Fairfax Cpunty, by visiting the places Washington frequented including Newgate Tavern, Gadsby's Tavern and the Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary. Enjoy lunch at Gadsby's Tavern. Tour departs at 10am from Walney Visitor Center and returns at 4pm.
Start Time/Day:  10am Thu
Start Date: 2/22/2018