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Ages 6 to 10. Register for as many days as you like. REGISTRATION OPENS for Arlington residents
Every day great activities, crafts and hands-on Tuesday, February 13. Non-resident registration
encounters with animals will balance with opens Wednesday, February 14.
unstructured time that kids can call their own. Your
child will love this chance to explore our woods Registration Deadline: Participants must register by
and trails, catch tadpoles, and more. $50 per day. 4pm the day before a program. If you have not
Registration deadline: Tuesday, Mar. 13, 2018. registered by the day of the program, please call the
program site to check availability.
Gulf Branch Nature Center
Tuesday, Mar. 27, 9am - 4pm #632828-D
Friday, Mar. 30, 9am - 4pm #632828-E Online: If you have a digital SNAG, click on the
hyperlinked program number and you will
Long Branch Nature Center automatically go to program registration. You can
also register online by going to
Wednesday, Mar. 28, 9am - 4pm #632928-C You can browse our
Thursday, Mar. 29, 9am - 4pm #632928-D offerings as a ‘Guest’, but you must log in to register
for a program. If you do not have an account, you
FORT C.F. SMITH VISITOR CENTER can create one online or call 703-228-4747 for help.

GRAND OPENING! By Phone: Call the Registration Office at 703-228-
4747, Monday to Friday, 8am - 5pm.
Saturday, Mar. 31, 10am - 4pm Sale
In Person: Visit the Registration Office at 3700 S.
Join park staff for the grand opening of the Fort C.F. Four Mile Run Drive, Arlington, VA 22206, Monday
Smith Visitor Center. The celebration will include to Friday, 8am - 5pm.
living historians, drilling activities, specialized fort
tours and more. The new Visitor Center will include FEES
museum exhibits that highlight Civil War life at Fort
C.F. Smith and across Arlington County. For The listed fee is per participant unless otherwise
information: 703-243-4342. Meet at Fort C.F. Smith stated. Most program fees are charged at
Park, 2411 24th St N, Arlington. Free. registration. Some program fees will be charged at
the program site (cash or check only, no credit cards
Native Plant please). See program write-up for details.

Saturday, May 5, 1-4pm WE DON’T WANT FEES TO BE A BARRIER

Want to beautify your yard? Then it is time to go native! We are offering a great selection of plants that All Arlington County Parks and Recreation programs
are accustomed to local climate and wildlife. We have gorgeous natives for sun to shade and even deer- and services are eligible for fee reduction except for
resistant plants. This spring we are offering a wide selection of perennials in our Pre-order Sale! personal training, private swim classes for adults,
The order form can be emailed to you or pre-order your plants online at: adult leagues and facility rentals. Any member in a
On the day of the sale, we’ll have a wider selection on-site. Payment can be made by cash, check or credit household that has qualified for a fee reduction can
card. Rain date Sunday, May 6. For information: 703-228-6535. Meet at Long Branch Nature Center. receive a fee reduction for classes and programs
with advance registration and payment. We cannot
International Migratory Bird Day Festival give fee reductions for onsite payments, such as at
special events. Questions? Visit
Saturday, May 12, 9 - 11am and search “fee reduction” or call 703-228-4747.

Families. Tiny hummingbirds and fierce osprey CANCELLATIONS
are all migrating back from South America.
Come learn about these and other fabulous Notify us at 703-228-4747 or email us as soon as
flyers with hands-on activities, games, crafts, possible so we may contact someone from the
bird walks and more! For information: waiting list. Cancellations on the day of the program
703-228-3403. Meet at Lacey Woods Park should be made directly with the program site.
Picnic Shelter, 1200 N George Mason Drive,
Arlington. No registration required. Free. REFUNDS

Full refunds will be automatically processed within
30 days when classes are canceled by Parks and
Recreation due to weather, insufficient enrollment
or other unforeseen reasons. Transfers from one
program section to another may be requested
through the Registration Office at 703-228-4747,
prior to the start of the program. No refunds or
credits if participants are unable to attend a


Indoor programs are canceled in conjunction with
the Arlington County’s school closings policy.
Outdoor programs may be canceled due to rain or
other inclement weather. Call nature centers for
more information.


We can provide reasonable modifications for people
with disabilities upon request. Advance notice is
welcomed. Please call: 703-228-4740, TTY 711.

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