The Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park will celebrate National Kids to Parks Day with a mini fair featuring public service organizations. Daniel Boone Soil & Water Conservation will offer a TickleMe Plant Kit to take home. The TickleMe Plant closes its leaves and lower branches when you tickle it. Wise County Extension Agency will be teaching Tree & Plant identification. The High Knob Virginia Master Naturalists will offer information and activities about World Bee Day with activities and handouts. Local firefighters, police officers and park rangers will also be offering activities. Join us at the park for an afternoon of fun and games!
This event will be held on Saturday, May 20 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Admission is free but regular rates apply to tour the museum. For more information, please call the Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park at 276-523-1322.