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Walker Nature Center to Host ‘Holiday Open House’ Sunday

by Tim Regan December 2, 2016 at 3:45 pm 2 Comments

Photo via Walker Nature CenterReston residents can get a little holiday cheer while enjoying a “joyous afternoon of songs, crafts, and merriment” this weekend.

The Walker Nature Center (11450 Glade Drive) is scheduled to host a “Holiday Open House” event this Sunday, Dec. 4, from 1-3 p.m.

“Making weekend plans? Come get in the holiday spirit with Walker the Woodpecker and the rest of the Nature Center crew,” the nature center wrote in a Facebook post. “See you at the Nature Center on Sunday, December 4th from 1-3pm for a joyous afternoon of songs, crafts, and merriment.”

The event is set to include:

  • Live holiday music provided by MSE Productions (with a sing-along at 2:30 p.m.)
  • Book signing with Kristina Alcorn, author of “In His Own Words: Stories From the Extraordinary Life of Robert E. Simon, Jr.”
  • Free refreshments and handmade shopping bags from Virginia Green Baggers
  • Photo opportunities with Myrtle the Turtle and Walker the Woodpecker
  • Ornament making with natural materials

For more information, email the nature center or call them at 703-476-9689.

Photo via Walker Nature Center

  • RoadApples

    Curious ?:
    Could this be the last year that overflow parking on Glade Drive will be permitted if indeed; the designated bike lanes are approved/implemented within the next year?

    • Darryl

      Once we “Build the Wall” most of the people parking on Glade will be on the other side, so not to worry.

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