Looking for something fun to do this Memorial Day with your family? Here are 7 ways to enjoy the day:
1.Free Event at Timberland Park
Williamson County Parks and Recreation (WCPR) invites you to celebrate Memorial Day at Timberland Park with free family activities. Bring the family, and visit Timberland Park on the historic Natchez Trace Pkwy. for four FREE programs: 9:30 am-guided hike (1.5 miles over some strenuous terrain); 1:00 pm-edible plants walk and presentation; 3:00 pm-animal pelts; 4:15 pm – owl pellet dissection and discussion. Park admission and Memorial Day events are free and weather permitting.
Timberland Park is located at mile marker 437.2 on the historic Natchez Trace Parkway, south of the Highway 96 entrance. The rustic wooded preserve has a staffed, 2000-square-foot interpretive center and trails for hiking, bird watching and wildlife observation. Open from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. daily. For more information about the Earth Day events call (615) 232-4154.
Williamson County Parks and Recreation is a public organization, here to benefit the community. Anyone may register for and participate in the department’s programs, teams, classes and events. For program registration, pass purchasing or additional information, visit www.wcparksandrec.com. You may also receive department information by “liking” Williamson County Parks and Recreation on Facebook; following us on Twitter at @wc_parksandrec or Instagram at @willcoparksandrec or on Pinterest or YouTube.