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September 2021

Girl Scouts Love State Parks

September 12 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Widewater State Park, 101 Widewater State Park Road
Stafford, VA 22554 United States
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September 12, 2021. 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. For Girl Scouts Love State Parks 2021, enjoy a variety of activities at the park and work towards earning your Girl Scouts Love the Outdoors Challenge Patch. Registration is not required. By using Leave No Trace principles, visitors will learn how to use those skills to make minimal impact on their environment, plan an eco trek that has a purpose, practice your skills on the trek, make a difference while on their…

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You don’t belong here! – Invasive Species

September 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Widewater State Park, 101 Widewater State Park Road
Stafford, VA 22554 United States
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September 18, 2021. 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Let's hike the trails at Widewater and find what doesn't belong. Multiflora Rose is pretty, but should it be here? Rangers will answer that question and a lot more as we go in search of the invasive species that inhabit the state park. For more information, call 540-288-1400

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Noting Nature – Nature Journaling

September 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Widewater State Park, 101 Widewater State Park Road
Stafford, VA 22554 United States
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September 19, 2021. 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Discover a whole new way of seeing the world around you. Keeping a nature journal can improve mental clarity, boost confidence and emotional intelligence, self-discipline, and creativity. Explore Widewater with a Ranger and take the time to slow down and absorb the beauty around us. Each session will begin with an in-depth look at one of the park's natural residents. Participants must bring their own journals and something to write or draw…

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Monthly Guided Woodland Hikes

September 26 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00 pm on day Last of the month, repeating indefinitely

Gari Melchers Home and Studio, 224 Washington Street
Falmouth, VA 22405 United States
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Conducted by Virginia Master Naturalists, these informative walks cover a mile of trails in both woodlands and fields and also touch on the historic ruins of Belmont’s past. Please wear sturdy footwear. Meet outside the Visitor Center. Free.

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Guided Woodland Hikes

September 26 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00 pm on day Last of the month, repeating indefinitely

Gari Melchers Home and Studio, 224 Washington Street
Falmouth, VA 22405 United States
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Free

Conducted by Virginia Master Naturalists, these informative walks cover a mile of trails in both woodlands and fields and also touch on the historic ruins of Belmont’s past. Please wear sturdy footwear. Meet outside the Visitor Center.

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October 2021

Noting Nature – Nature Journaling

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Widewater State Park, 101 Widewater State Park Road
Stafford, VA 22554 United States
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10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Discover a whole new way of seeing the world around you. Keeping a nature journal can improve mental clarity, boost confidence and emotional intelligence, self-discipline, and creativity. Explore Widewater with a Ranger and take the time to slow down and absorb the beauty around us. Each session will begin with an in-depth look at one of the park's natural residents. Participants must bring their own journals and something to write or draw with. This program…

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