SPRING FLOWERS

Spring Flowers-Come join us on Saturday, May 6 at 10:00 am, in Newport News Park when Peninsula Master Naturalist Susie Yager will lead a spring flowers walk. Traveling through this lakeside woodland area, you might see Pink Lady's-Slipper Orchid, Partridgeberry, Yellow Star-Grass, Putty-Root Orchid, Pickerelweed, and numerous other spring flowers as well as several ferns. Meet at Newport News Park's Discovery Center, Constitution Way. Use the Newport News Park entrance at Constitution Way. From Jefferson Ave, turn onto Constitution Way; drive 0.9 mile; the Discovery Center will be on the right (GPS coordinates 37.181682, -76.537173); additional parking nearby along Constitution Way if needed. The round-trip walk will be about 2 miles. The Discovery Center has restrooms. Contact Susie Yager to register at soozigus@cox.net.

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