FREE NATURE PROGRAMS
September at Timberland Park
Williamson County Parks and Recreation is pleased to announce free nature events in September at Timberland Park. The 70+acre wooded park features an interpretive center with educational displays, hiking trails, an ADA accessible trail, picnic tables, and overlook and a butterfly garden. Admission is free. Timberland Park is located at mile marker 437.2 on the historic Natchez Trace Parkway, south of the Highway 96 entrance and iconic bridge.
Friday, September 15: Owl Pellet Dissection, 3:00 p.m. Learn about the anatomy and life history of local owls. Study owl pellets to discover what local owls have been eating in this educational activity for all ages.
Friday, September 22: First Day of Fall Hike, 3:00 p.m. Join the park staff for a lovely afternoon hike around the property. Celebrate the coming of Fall by discovering the changes in nature. All ages are welcome on this light to moderate hike; wear hiking shoes.
Wednesday, September 27: Animal Pelts of Tennessee, 5:00 p.m. Explore our collection of animal pelts, and learn more about the wildlife in our area. Our naturalist will answer questions as you discover and identify the pelts. For all ages.
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.