The Wright County Parks and Recreation Department is offering several youth programs this fall season, including the Little Naturalist for ages 1-5 with an adult and Nature & Learn program for children 6-13.
The Little Naturalist program will have three offerings on Wednesdays from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. art Robert Ney Memorial Park – “Saplings” on Sept. 28, “Little Brown Bat” on Oct. 26 and “Black Bears” on Nov. 9. The cost for each child participant is $5.
The Nature and Learn program will have these offerings on Thursdays from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Robert Ney Memorial Park – “Creepy Crawlers” on Oct. 20, and “Habitats” on Nov. 27. The fee is $8 and the courses are geared toward children who are home schooled.
A free all-age event – “Bertram Boo-Tacular” – will be coming to Bertram Chain of Lakes Regional Park Campground from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29 at Bertram Chain of Lakes Regional Park. For businesses, organizations or groups looking to run a treat station can register for a spot at
This is free family event. Kids are encouraged to come in costume and walk around the campground to play games and win prizes in this “trunk or treat” event. The campsites will be decorated and participants can vote for the best-decorated site. When the kids are done, families can warm up by the campground office with warm cider, bonfires and food trucks.
For more information, email ParksandRecreation@co.wright.mn.us or call (763) 684-2387.