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Animal Yoga for Kids at Silver Lake State Park

Enjoy some kid-friendly yoga on the shore of Silver Lake! Yoga will be based off plants and animals found in Vermont. Bring a towel, blanket, or mat and your active kiddos!

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Rockin' The Green Mountains!

Take a guided walk through the basement of time at the feet of the Earth's oldest mountains. Waterbury Dam Crest, 1hr, option to extend

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Here Be Dragonflies...at Little River State Park

Can you catch up to 300 million years of evolution? See some local dragonflies & damselflies that we’ll try to capture and/or photo for identification & upload to iNaturalist and the VT Atlas of Life. Seven flying insect nets are available, bring your own if possible. Program includes special coloring sheets & crayons for kids + displays. Location: A-Side Beach Duration: 45 min.+ option to extend.

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Let It Grow at Little River State Park

Guided tour of Little River's habitat restoration area. See how removing invasive exotic plants results in wildflower gardens that attract butterflies, pollinators, birds and dragonflies. B-Side Beach, 45min.

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:15pm
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:15pm
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:15pm
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:15pm
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:15pm
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:15pm

Making Tracks & Seeing Skins & Skulls at Little River State Park

Make & paint plaster-of-paris track casts to take home. Meet your furbearing friends of Little River featuring the “Little River Mammal Puppeteers” while your creations dry. Nature Center, 45min.

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Saturday, August 3, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Saturday, August 17, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Saturday, August 31, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Mushrooms Demystified at Little River State Park

One kind can kill you, another might be $20/lb, yet all of them enable the forest and life itself to exist.  Discover Little River’s wide variety of fabulous and sometimes deadly fungi species. 1hr; option to extend.

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Tour of CCC Camp Smith at Little River State Park

See the remains of a 1930s-era work camp that housed the 3,000  that finished built Waterbury Dam 80 years ago. Meet at Camp Smith Trail parking area (across from granite monument/Waterbury Dam viewpoint, below park entrance); 1hr, option to extend.

Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Stream Safari at Little River State Park

Grab a critter net while exploring the secret life of a shady mountain stream and find the coolest temperatures anywhere in Vermont on a hot day.  Bring dip nets if you have them (limited supply available). Meet at Nature Trail, up to 90min; with option to extend.

Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 2:00pm
Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 2:00pm
Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 2:00pm
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 2:00pm
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 2:00pm

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