Nature Center Park Packs
If you are looking for something new to do with your family, either close to home or away, check out one of the “Park Packs” available at Westwood Hills Nature Center. These themed packs are FREE to use thanks to a grant from Waste Management Inc. for supplies and backpack donations from Hoigaard’s Inc.
A Park Pack backpack is filled with nature activities designed for hands-on field investigations for all ages. Park Packs include: self-guided hikes, tools for investigation, art activities, poetry, stories, music and games that fit the pack’s theme, each park pack has a different theme. Themes include: insects, ponds, reptiles and amphibians, night, mammals, wildflowers, forests and trees, and birds.
For more information, please call Westwood Hills Nature Center at (952) 924-2544 or stop by to check out a pack! A picture ID and valid credit card are required for deposit.