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Explore an Array of Animals at Parks in July
Tuesday, July 22, 10 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Nature Lab: Life Under a Log

Search Harris Lake County Park's log garden to discover what's living underneath. Participants will learn everything about decomposers and the important role they play in nature. This is a drop-off program and is open for ages 6–12. The program fee is $8 per child and registration is required. Bring a lunch and water bottle. Please meet at the Cypress Shelter. To register, call 919-387-4342 or email harris.lake@wakegov.com. Harris Lake County Park is located at 2112 County Park Drive, New Hill.

Wednesday, July 23, 11 a.m.–noon
Little Sprouts: Helping Our Animal Friends

Historic Yates Mill County Park invites parents and children to come enjoy an educational story on the back porch. There will also be a nature walk to see the ways the park helps our wild animal friends. This program is for ages 3–5, with an accompanying adult. The fee is $4 per child and registration is required. To register, call 919-856-6675. Historic Yates Mill County Park is located at 4620 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh.

Thursday, July 24, 2–3 p.m.
Trail Treks: You 'Otter' Know

Come to American Tobacco Trail County Park to discover the world of otters with a story, games and a craft you can take home. This program is open to all ages. The fee is $5 per family and registration is required. Please meet at the New Hill Parking Area. To register, call 919-387-4342 or email harris.lake@wakegov.com. The American Tobacco Trail is located at 1305 White Oak Church Road, Apex.

Park Closings
Harris Lake County Park will be closed on Saturday, July 19, 2014, until 3 p.m. for the Triangle Triathlon. View more information.

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