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Wildflower Extravaganza | Saturday, April 9th, 2022, 9:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Spring wildflowers are emerging! Join us for leisurely hikes in and around our woods as we try to identify as many wildflowers as we can. A naturalist will share traditional Native American and early American uses and folklore about the plants.

Cost: Free; Spaces limited.

 

Wildflower Walk–9:00 A.M. and 11 A.M.: Join us for this leisurely ¼ -mile walk in and around our woods as we try to identify as many early wildflowers as we can. This naturalist-led walk will likely pass by areas of Virginia Bluebells, Cut-Leaf Toothwort, Dutchman’s Breeches, Mayapples, and more. Gather on the Audubon Museum front lawn. Walk will cover an accessible trail suitable for all ages and abilities. Approx. 45 minutes.

 

Spring Wildflowers of Audubon State Park—10:00 A.M.: Not up for a walk in the woods? Attend this indoor photo presentation on the typical early spring flora found in John James Audubon State Park. Park Naturalist, Lisa Hoffman, will introduce you to our common wildflowers and share some interesting folklore and Native American/early pioneer uses for the plants. Meets inside the Audubon Museum. Approx. 45 minutes.

 

Wildflower Walk & Scavenger Hunt–1:00 P.M.: Meet on the Audubon Museum front porch for this moderately challenging 1-mile walk over hilly terrain. This naturalist-led hike will point out early spring wildflowers and will share traditional Native American and early-American uses and folklore about the plants.  We will up the fun by making it a scavenger hunt! How many flowers can you check off the list? Approx. 1 to 1.5 hours.

15 Feb

Wildflower Extravaganza | April 9, 2022, 9:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Wildflower Extravaganza | Saturday, April 9th, 2022, 9:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Spring wildflowers are emerging! Join us for leisurely hikes in and around our woods as we try to identify as many wildflowers as we can. A naturalist will share traditional Native American and early American uses and folklore about the plants. Cost: Free; Spaces limited.   Wildflower Walk--9:00 A.M. and 11 A.M.: Join us for this leisurely ¼ -mile walk in and around our woods as we try to identify as many early wildflowers as we can. This naturalist-led walk will likely pass by areas of Virginia Bluebells, Cut-Leaf Toothwort, Dutchman’s Breeches, Mayapples, and more. Gather on the Audubon Museum front lawn. Walk will cover an accessible trail suitable for all ages and abilities. Approx. 45 minutes.   Spring Wildflowers of Audubon State Park—10:00 A.M.: Not up for a walk in the woods? Attend this indoor photo presentation on the typical early spring flora found in John James Audubon State Park. Park Naturalist, Lisa Hoffman, will introduce you to our common wildflowers and share some interesting folklore and Native American/early pioneer uses for the plants. Meets inside the Audubon Museum. Approx. 45 minutes.   Wildflower Walk & Scavenger Hunt--1:00 P.M.: Meet on the Audubon Museum front porch for this moderately challenging 1-mile walk over hilly terrain. This naturalist-led hike will point out early spring wildflowers and will share traditional Native American and early-American uses and folklore about the plants.  We will up the fun by making it a scavenger hunt! How many flowers can you check off the list? Approx. 1 to 1.5 hours.

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  • Name: Lisa Hoffman
  • Phone: 270-826-4424
  • Email: lisa.hoffman@ky.gov

  • John James Audubon State Park
  • 3100 US-41
    Henderson, KY 42420 United States
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  • Phone:
  • 270-826-2247