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November 24
Food Drive and Holiday Programs at Parks in December

Monday, December 1 through Wednesday, December 31 – Food Drive
Join Crowder District Park during the month of December for its annual food drive. All proceeds go to the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina. Donate non-perishable food. Crowder District Park is located at 4709 Ten-Ten Road, Apex.

Saturday, December 13, through Wednesday, December 31 – Christmas at Oak View Farm: Self-Guided Tour, powered by OnCell
Bring your cell phone to Historic Oak View County Park and take a free audio tour of a special exhibition, Christmas at Oak View Farm. There are five tour stops in two historic buildings focusing on holiday customs in five different eras of Oak View's history. Learn about the traditions and decorations of the Antebellum Era, Civil War, Victorian Era, Great Depression and World War II. Historic Oak View County Park is located at 4028 Carya Drive, Raleigh.

Saturday, December 27, 2–3:30 p.m. – Family Wildlife Series: Natural Creations
Come practice your winter tree ID skills with Blue Jay County Park staff and take photos to capture your favorite "work of art." The photos will be posted on Facebook, and the public will vote for "best in show" in this fun and friendly amateur photography contest. This event is free and registration required. Appropriate for ages 5 and up. To register, call 919-870-4330. Blue Jay Point County Park is located at 3200 Pleasant Union Church Road, Raleigh.

All Wake County parks will be closed on Wednesday, December 24, and Thursday, December 25, 2014. View park holiday hours.





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