1111 Bellevue Blvd N
Bellevue, Nebraska 68005

Visit the Forest of the Past FREE DAY
Saturday, July 14th, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Fontenelle Forest Nature Center
Free parking and shuttle service from Southroads Mall

$10 - $15 off memberships!
Kick off the Christmas in July gift shop sale.

Our summer free day activities highlight the
cultural and historical resources of Fontenelle Forest:
10 a.m. Birds of Prey Up Close
10:15 a.m., 12:30 & 1:30 p.m. History Trail Hikes
Relax and enjoy the forest’s natural and human histories on this 1½ mile,
guided hike through time. Approximately 2 hours. No strollers.
1 – 2 p.m. Life & Times of Peter A. Sarpy
by Darrel W. Draper from the Nebraska Humanities Council
History comes to life through interaction, humor and drama surrounding Nebraska’s
transformation from a French colony to statehood.
11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Native American music & dance performance
With Michael Jacobs & Art Shegonee
12:30 p.m. Nature stories for kids
2 – 3 p.m. Native American interactive dance & storytelling
With Michael Jacobs & Art Shegonee
3:00 – 4:00 Predators of the Past presentation
by Lindsay Rogers, FNA Naturalist

Ongoing Activities: Kid's Archeology Dig
Crafts for children that explore the world of early settlers and Native Americans
The North American Indian exhibit of historical photographs by Edward S. Curtis,
from the corporate collection of Omaha Steaks
A Prehistoric Feast: the plants and animals eaten 700 years ago
Sense of Place Gallery Tours
A display of artifacts from a Fontenelle Forest archeological dig
Fry Bread tacos & refreshments by Patricia's Catering

Whatever your age or interests –
you can Choose Your Adventure on this fun-packed day!

Official Website: http://www.fontenelleforest.org/pdf/julyfreedayflyer.pdf

Added by waiting_line on July 4, 2007