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Homeschool - Poetry in the Park - Registration Required!

10:00a to 12:00p
Thu, April 14, 2022
Amy Kocurek
(409) 698-6636

Join Ranger Amy to learn about and create poems!

During this class, we'll learn about several different types of poems while hiking along a trail. Along the way, Ranger Amy will read different poems to the class and allow time for homeschool students to write some of their own creations. Sharing is optional.

Trail though the woods To REGISTER or get more information contact Ranger Amy: 409-698-6636 or

When: Wednesday, April 14, 10 am-noon 

Where: Martin Dies, Jr. State Park Education Center/Nature Center on Walnut Ridge Unit.

What to bring: Bring your own notebook and pen or pencil for writing. We'll be on the trail so bring a folding chair or blanket to sit on, bug spray, and sun protection.

Cost: The program is free, but if you plan on staying in the park after the program then you must obtain a park entry permit. Entrance fees are paid at Park Headquarters and are $4 per person over the age of 13, children 12 and under are free. Bring your Texas state park pass to waive entry fees. If you bring exact cash you can fill out a self-pay envelope at the nature center.