WOLF CREEK NATIONAL FISH HATCHERY: 2008 Event Schedule
Wolf Creek NFH opened the doors to a new Visitor/Environmental Education Center in mid-September 2006. The center is the first of its kind for one of the nation’s 70 hatcheries, and along with wonderful exhibits, a theater and gift shop, Wolf Creek is also pleased to offer family friendly programming for the surrounding community. A detailed schedule of current programs planned for April through August is as follows:
February: Tues, February 26th – Give ‘Em a Pickle Customer Service Training
April: Sat, April 19th - Earth Day Celebration! Sat, April 23rd – POW! Planning of Wetlands Sat, April 26th - Project WILD & Project Learning Tree Certification Training
May: Sat, May 3rd – Large Gourd Painting Workshop Fri, May 16th - Leopold Education Project (LEP) Workshop
June: Sat, June 7th – Annual Catch a Rainbow Kids Fishing Derby Event Wed, June 11th – Clean Air for Kentucky Curriculum Workshop Tues, June 17th - Give ‘Em a Pickle Customer Service Training Sat, June 21st – Large Gourd Painting Workshop Sat, June 28th – Kentucky Association for Environmental Education Getaway Day
July: Sat, July 12th – Basket Making Sat, July 19th – Intro to Fly Tying
August: Sat, August 2nd – Heritage Skills Workshop Sat, August 23rd – Intro to Fly Fishing
September: Fri, September 5th - Project WET & Project Learning Tree Certification Training Sat, September 20th – Autumn Fabric Painting
October: Fri, October 3rd – WOW! Wonders of Wetlands Environmental Education Workshop Sat, October 18th – Winter Fabric Painting
November: Tues, November 11th – Give ‘Em a Pickle Customer Service Training Sat, November 15th – Glass Ornament Painting
Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery is proud to sponsor educational workshops and events that help our community learn more about our incredible natural and cultural heritage. For information on these or other programs at the hatchery, or how you can be involved as a volunteer, please contact Amanda Patrick, Environmental Education/Outreach Specialist, at 270-343-3797 or via email (Amanda_Patrick@fws.gov).
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