Join us at the Arkansas Museum of Natural Resources in Smackover for the program series Lil' Wild Ones the second Saturday, July through December, from 10 -11:30 a.m.. for hands-on, nature-related activities for kids kindergarten through fifth grade. Registration is not required.
July 13 | Furs with Jacque
Come visit the trading post and learn how furriers of old used furs as currency.
Aug. 10 | The Salamander Room
Would you turn your bedroom into a room for a salamander?
Sept. 14 | Best Nests
No, it’s not a supersized deer, it’s an elk. It’s also Arkansas’s largest big game animal. Sit in on an exciting class about these huge creatures and get a chance to hear the booming call bull elk make to attract the girls.
Oct. 12 | Where are the Night Animals?
Learn the difference between nocturnal and diurnal animals and why both are important to our environment.
Nov. 9 | Turkey Day
Learn about Thanksgiving’s most famous bird.
Dec. 14 | Christmas for the Birds
Make delicious treats for birds that spend the winter months in Arkansas. Get a bird’s eye view of visitors on the museum grounds.