June 29, 2022
Cool Creek Campfires
Wednesday, June 29, 2022
Join us around the Cool Creek Campfifire Ring for songs, presentations, and marshmallows. Cindy Baney, music educator with Moriah Music, will start the evening off with music. Special speakers will then entertain guests each week with topics about snakes, birds, turtles, and more. Hang out with your family and friends during these special Wednesday evenings. Don’t forget to bring your lawn chairs or blankets.
Dates: June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; July 6, 13, 20, 27
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: CCP (North side of the park)
Pre-registration: Required. Register online.
Birds of Prey / June 1
Take Flight Wildlife Education’s Mark Booth will bring several birds of prey to share with the audience. Hawks, owls, and kestrels are just a few of the amazing birds that prey on small animals and examples of what Booth will have for the audience!
Indiana Jim: Reptile Experience / June 8
Indiana Jim’s wide assortment of reptiles and amphibians are sure to surprise, teach, fascinate, and intrigue you!
Nocturnal Animals / June 15
Indiana WILD will join us for a program all about animals of the night! These highly adaptive nocturnal creatures are as interesting as they are unusual!
Hedgehog Hannah / June 22
Whether you prefer scary, cuddly, or exotic animals, Hedgehog Hannah has it all and wants to share it with you. Guests will travel through the desert, the rainforest, the plains, and more to witness the amazing wonders of the animal kingdom.
Reptiles with Rex Morrell / June 29
Welcome first-time campfire presenter, Rex Morrell, who will be bringing some of his largest and most charismatic reptiles to share with the audience!
All-American Animals / July 6
Celebrate our country’s birthday with Coyote Chris of Silly Safaris. Animals that get us excited about our independence will be featured!
Baby! It’s Wild Outside / July 13
Utopia Wildlife Rehabilitators will talk with us about the do’s and don’ts of wildlife that we might encounter in our communities. Some of their own rehabilitated animals will be on hand to help us understand when our help is needed and when it is harmful for wildlife...and us!
Hoosier Owls / July 20
Take Flight Wildlife Education’s Mark Booth will bring several owls to share with the audience. He will share their amazing adaptations with us and present live birds to help participants appreciate the diversity of owls in our state!
REALLY Dangerous Animals / July 27
Amazon John with Silly Safaris is back with some REALLY DANGEROUS ANIMALS! Be sure to make it to this exhilarating show.