Wildflowers and animal show at Placerita Canyon
Wildflowers and animal show at Placerita Canyon
Saturday, May 15, 2010
10:30am - All Ages
19152 Placerita Canyon Road
Newhall, CA 91321
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May 15 Sat Crescenta Valley, Little Hikers

O: Wildflowers and animals at Placerita Canyon.

Easy-paced 2 mile Nature Center walk around the Nature Center at Placerita Canyon, followed by an animal show and picnic lunch. Naturalist and Sierra Club leader Ginny Heringer will help us identify the wildflowers. The free animal show is put on by the rangers from 1-2 pm for kids 3-9 , and features local animals such as hares, snakes, owls and hawks. Outside exhibits feature a caged hawk, several tortoises and local snakes in glass enclosures. This outing is suitable for 3 to 9 year old kids, backpacked babies with moms, toddlers, as well as pregnant future mommies. Bring food that your child would eat, shoes with good traction, water, hat, sunscreen. Best to wear long pants. You may leave when you want...just sign out with us.

Meeting time is 10:30 am in the parking lot at the Vistor Center under the flag at Placerita Canyon - the event lasts until approx 2 pm. See http://www.placerita.org/ for all information, directions and other activities available). Email leader Silvia Darie at outdoorsygal@sbcglobal.net for any questions and to RSVP. Rain postpones. Leaders Silvia Darie and Ginny Heringer

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