News Release: Greensboro Celebrates Take A Child Outside Week September 24-29

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CITY OF GREENSBORO Contact: Jennifer Hance
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Phone: 336-373-2964

Greensboro Celebrates Take A Child Outside Week September 24-29

GREENSBORO, NC (September 14, 2021) – The Greensboro Parks and Recreation Department, in partnership with VF Corporation, will celebrate the 2021 Take a Child Outside<takeachildoutside.org/> Week, September 24-29, with a series of programs and events that will help connect children with nature. Register in advance to participate in the following programs:

September 24
Movie Night at Barber Park: “A Bug’s Life”
Cost: free
6-9 pm, Barber Park, 1500 Barber Park Rd.
Register online<www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f4caca729abfa7-movie>.

September 25
Greensboro Mountain Biking Experience: Family Ride
Cost: $10 per family
9 am to 12 pm, Kingfisher Trail Head, North Church St.
Register online<web1.myvscloud.com/wbwsc/ncgreenwt.wsc/search.html?module=ar&primarycode=ORYTHMBFA>.
September 26
Guided Nature Hike at Lake Brandt
Cost: free
10:30 am to 12:30 pm, Lake Brandt Marina, 5945 Lake Brandt Rd.
Register online<www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f4caca729abfa7-guided>.
September 27
Pollinators in the Garden
Cost: free
6-7 pm, Keeley Park Community Garden, 4100 Keeley Rd.
Register online<www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f4caca729abfa7-gardening>.

September 29
Tacklebox Tots for Kids 5-10
Cost: $2 for bait
10-11 am, Lake Higgins Trout Pond, 4235 Hamburg Mill Rd.
Register online<web1.myvscloud.com/wbwsc/ncgreenwt.wsc/search.html?Action=Start&SubAction=&keyword=tacklebox&type=&location=&category=&beginyear=&module=AR&multiselectlist_value=&arwebsearch_buttonsearch=Search>.

For more program details, visit www.greensboro-nc.gov/departments/parks-recreation/children/taco-week<www.greensboro-nc.gov/departments/parks-recreation/children/taco-week>.

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Amanda Lehmert, Senior Communications Specialist (She/her/hers)
Communications and Marketing
City of Greensboro
336-373-7786
PO Box 3136, Greensboro, NC 27402-3136
www.greensboro-nc.gov
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