First Day Hike: Powhatan Town Tour
January 1, 2013 1:00 pm
$5 adults, $3 children 6-12, Under 6 Free
Start the new year off right by exercising both mind and body! Join a park interpreter for a guided tour of historic Powhatan. Stroll along the banks of the Black River where the Delta meets the Ozarks while learning about life in a busy 19th-century steamboat town. Today’s activities are part of a nationwide “First Day Hikes” movement; join others across Arkansas and the nation out on the trails on the first day of 2013!
Beginnerâ€™s Knitting Workshop
January 19 9:00 am â€“ 2:00 pm
Registration Fee: $15/person
Have you always admired your grandmotherâ€™s knitted scarves, hats, and sweaters, but never thought you could recreate them? You can, and itâ€™s easier than you might think! Join us to learn the basic stitches youâ€™ll need to get started making handmade clothing, gifts, and household items. Tools and materials are provided, and participants are given a project to take home. Please bring a sack lunch. Contact the park at (870) 878-6765 to register.