Junior Ranger Day fun activities offered at Sitka National Historical Park on April 19

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JuniorParkRangerBadgeLooking for a way to get the kids out of the house and enjoy some quality family fun?

The Sitka National Historical Park will offer a fun-filled afternoon of Junior Ranger activities from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, April 19, at the park for children and their families. Participants can explore the temperate rain forest during the forest discovery program, create a rain forest inspired headband, and create clay animals and tracks. Children will have the opportunity to earn a Junior Ranger badge, patch or sticker.

The program will take place at Sitka National Historical Park’s Visitor Center at 106 Metlakatla Street. Please note this is a family activity and all children must be supervised.

Sitka National Historical Park’s Junior Ranger event is one of many events that encourages the next generation of park users to find their park. To learn more about the “Find Your Park” campaign or to share your story of a connection you have to one of America’s 407 National Parks, visit http://www.findyourpark.com.

About the National Park Service. More than 20,000 National Park Service employees care for America’s 407 national parks and work with communities across the nation to help preserve local history and create close-to-home recreational opportunities. Learn more about Sitka National Historical Park at http://www.nps.gov/sitk or visit our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/SitkaNationalHistoricalPark.

About Charles Bingham

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