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For more information about any of the December activities at CRSP near Wickes, or the park, dial (870) 385-2201 or visit the park's website by clicking here.
 
Sunday, December 1st
 
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Bundle Up! (1 hour) It is getting cold outside and it is the time of year for us to break out our coats and make hot cocoa to stay warm.  Join a park interpreter to learn about the animals that live here and how they stay warm to survive the winter.
Meeting Place:  Cossatot Falls Parking Lot.
 
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Feed the Critters (1 hour) It’s dinner time and the critters are hungry!  Come and watch them eat and learn about the animals here at Cossatot River State Park-Natural Area.
Meeting Place: Visitor Center.
 
Sunday, December 8th
 
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Feed the Critters (1 hour) It’s dinner time and the critters are hungry!  Come and watch them eat and learn about the animals here at Cossatot River State Park-Natural Area.
Meeting Place: Visitor Center.
 
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Cossatot Craft Corner (1 hour) Do you enjoy being creative?  Would you like to begin earning an explorer badge?  Join a park interpreter to use your creativity, have fun, and discover something special that can be found in the park.
Meeting Place: Visitor Center’s Legacy Room.
 
Saturday, December 14th
 
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Christmas Open House Celebrate the holidays with the staff at Cossatot River State Park-Natural Area. Bring your kids to share their Christmas wish with Santa Clause. Please bring your camera if you would like a photo. Enjoy spectacular decorations in the Visitor Center and the trail of lights outside. Other activities available include a Christmas movie, a craft, and face painting. A chili dinner will be served by the Nazarene Church’s youth group. Donations for the meal will be accepted. Popcorn and hot cocoa will also be available.
Meeting Place: Visitor Center.
 
Sunday, December 15th
 
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Morning Stroll (1.5 hours) Join a park interpreter for a hike on the scenic River Corridor Trail. Feel Free to bring binoculars; who knows what we will see or stir up.  
Meeting Place: Cossatot Falls Parking Lot.
 
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Feed the Critters (1 hour) It’s dinner time and the critters are hungry!  Come and watch them eat and learn about the animals here at Cossatot River State Park-Natural Area.
Meeting Place: Visitor Center.
 
Saturday, December 21st
 
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Constellation Exploration (1 hour) Clear winter skies offer great opportunities to see the stars. Constellations drew pictures for storytelling in both the past and the present at Cossatot River State Park.  Join a park interpreter to learn about the constellations you may see in the park and create your own constellation and story.
Meeting Place: Sandbar Picnic Area.
 
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Animal Charades (1 hour) How creative is your mind and your team?  Meet a park interpreter in a couple of games like Charades and Pictionary, to see if you can imitate selected Cossatot River State Park creatures. The challenge is on!  May the best team win!
Meeting Place: Cossatot Falls Parking Lot.
 
Sunday, December 22nd
 
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Morning Stroll (2 hours) Join Park Interpreter Carson for this easy to moderate, 2-mile guided hike to Goat’s Bluff Overlook on the Harris Creek Trail.  Feel Free to bring binoculars; who knows what we will see or stir up.  Meeting Place: Harris Creek Trailhead.
 
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Feed the Critters (1 hour) It’s dinner time and the critters are hungry!  Come and watch them eat and learn about the animals here at Cossatot River State Park-Natural Area.
Meeting Place: Visitor Center.
 
11-30-19 12:53 p.m. KAWX.ORG 

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