Campfire Friday: Flying Squirrels
Join us at Hidden Pond Nature Center for an evening campfire for the whole family from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Learn about nocturnal gliders and look for them in roosting boxes at the park. The program concludes with a campfire and s'mores. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. The cost is $7 per person. Register online. For information, call 703-451-9588.
Family Nature Night
Discover your natural neighborhood and reconnect your family with nature. Seasonal topics from 6 to 7:30 p.m. will explore the many habitats and diverse wildlife of Huntley Meadows Park through activities, crafts, games and walks. Please call park for topic. The cost is $7. Register online. For information, call 703-768-2525.
Learn field identification and natural history of waterfowl by ‘hunting' local hot spots. Bald eagles cluster in these areas too. Bring a bag lunch. The program will be canceled if road conditions are hazardous. The van departs from Packard Center in Annandale District Park at 7 a.m. and returns at 3 p.m. The cost is $32 per person. Register online. For information, call Ellanor C. Lawrence Park at 703-631-0013.