Woodsy Owl is the USDA Forest Service’s conservation symbol whose motto is, “Lend a hand, care for the land!” Programs run weekly between June 13- August 2.
- Each Wednesday or Thursday an outdoor-oriented activity explores a different forest related theme.
- Wednesdays are perfect for parents who have multiple children old enough for Woodsy and Junior Forester.
- Designed to engage 4-7 year olds in the natural world around them.
- Blends investigation and creativity.
- Each child leaves with the colorful book,Woodsy’s ABCs, a Woodsy pin and a craft they create; repeat children receive other Woodsy gifts.
- $3 for accompanying adults. Free for with season passes to the Cradle of Forestry, America the Beautiful Senior passes, Golden Age Passports.
Weekly Themes for 2018:
Reservations are required! Please call (828) 877-3130 or stop by to sign up and save your spot!
Lunch in the Cafe’ at the Cradle is available from 11am-3pm daily. The cafe serves a variety of soups, salads and sandwiches made from local, seasonal ingredients. Woodsy Owl kids get a $5 kid’s meal (Only applies to the grilled cheese, ham and cheese, and peanut butter and jelly sandwiches).