13 Oct

Tree Identification Workshop

Where: Landmark Park
Time: 10 a.m.
Cost: Gate admission $4 for adults, $3 for kids and free for members
Category: Family Programs

10 a.m. Join veteran forester and park volunteer Ed Lewis on Saturday, October 13 for an informative program and tour of the park to learn the fascinating history and uses of common trees. This program will meet several requirements for scout badges. Registration is required. Free with paid gate admission ($4 for adults, $3 for kids, free for park members).

You will learn why the USS Constitution was nicknamed “Old Ironsides”, why certain caterpillars love black cherry leaves, which two species of trees helped make a Tennessee distiller famous, and lots more! Ed is well known throughout the state for his interesting programs and enthusiasm when sharing his love of trees with others. This program lasts about one hour and will include a walk around the boardwalk and other parts of the park. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and clothes.

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