Childhood obesity is a growing problem in the United States. Something as simple as visiting a State Park can help kids get active and get outdoors. Go visit your natural treasures that are always Close To Home.
WEST LAFAYETTE, IN - On a Saturday in early February, Prophetstown State Park offered a program covering bats. Besides a short talk about bats in general, those in attendance were also given the task of constructing their own single-chamber bat houses. (read more...)
BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA - A new monthly "Lunch with Nature" series launched on January 31 at Paynetown State Recreation Area. The first program offered attendees the chance to learn about bald eagles and spot them off the lake. (read more...)