Astronomy/Arbor Day Celebration

Child Planting TreeThe Friends of Eaton County Parks invite everyone to join them at Fox Park Saturday, May 4, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. for a free National Astronomy Day/Arbor Day Celebration.

Spend an afternoon with Smokey Bear, enjoy a variety of hands-on educational and entertaining tree and solar related activities for both children and adults, and help prep the Park for the coming Summer season. This is a great event for families and youth groups who are interested in having some fun and supporting the Parks.

Schedule of Events

  • Get your picture taken with Smokey Bear
  • Make and Take Tree Art and Sun Catcher Bracelets
  • Free Tree Giveaway
  • Unnatural Hike
  • Service Project Opportunities -
    Paint A Post/Plant a Flower/Pick up the Park
  • Planet Perspective Walk
  • Tour the Observatory
  • The Sun Up Close - Solar Observing
  • Wildflower/Tree ID Walk
  • Free Annual Pass Drawing





This program is made available to you at no cost through the generous support of the Friends of Eaton County Parks. Motor vehicle entry fee waived for this event.

Astronomy/Arbor Day Event Flyer


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