TAVARES – Lake County park rangers are hosting two free, educational events for children in May.
The Parks & Trails Division presents “Bird Nests for Kids” from 9-10:30 a.m. on Friday, May 16 at Twin Lakes Park, 35303 County Road 473, Leesburg. Children of all ages are invited to learn about bird nests and try their hands at building one of their own.
“Snake Safety for Kids” will be presented from 9-10:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 31 at Lake Jem Park & Boat Ramp, located at 16141 County Road 448 in Tavares. This event will teach children how to distinguish between venomous and harmless snakes -- an important skill for everyone living in Florida.
For more information about upcoming events and to register for these events, call the Lake County Parks & Trails Division at 352-253-4950, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.lakecountyfl.gov/parks. To view updates about the County’s Parks & Trails Program, like their Facebook page at www.facebook.com/LakeCountyFLParks.