|Free events set for Turtle River State Park June 20|
Saturday, June 20 is Turtlefest 2009 at Turtle River State Park (20 miles west of Grand Forks on Highway 2), 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Park admission is free that day.
All events are located at the Woodland Lodge, except where noted.
10 a.m. to 11 a.m. - Guided mountain bike tour
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. - Kids' fishing seminar (CCC Memorial Shelter)
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. - Arts and crafts for kids
11 a.m. to 2 p.m. - Fund raiser meal including wood-fired buffalo burgers (with coleslaw, home baked beans, and coffee/lemonade) for $7.50. Kid’s hotdog meal (with chips & lemonade) for $2.50.
1 to 2 p.m. - Minnow Races
2:30 p.m. - LIVE amphibians and reptiles presentation
Ongoing Events: "Bounce house" in the play area, geocaching instruction (bring your GPS), self-guided scavenger hunt, camping units on display, bikes & biking equipment on display, live music by "Too Old to Die Young."
Sponsored by Friends of Turtle River with assistance from Cabela's, Scheels, Ski & Bike Shop, Leisureland RV, Budget RV, and 97 KYCK FM.
-- Patsy Nies, Special Project Assistant, Enrollment Services, firstname.lastname@example.org, 777-3791