Golden Pond, KY – April is Homeschooler’s Month across Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area. We invite homeschooling families to use Land Between The Lakes as their outdoor classroom this spring. Pick up an “Explorers Passport” at Homeplace, Nature Station, or Golden Pond Planetarium.
Take the passport to each attraction and complete activities to earn an official Explorer Patch and Certificate.Staff-led programs for homeschoolers will be offered at 1:00pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Nature Station and at 1pm on Wednesdays at the Homeplace.
Be sure to attend one of our daily Planetarium shows offered on the hour between 10:00am and 4:00pm.
Throughout the month, take advantage of unique learning opportunities, hands-on exploration activities, and take-home materials available at Nature Station, Homeplace, and Golden Pond Planetarium. Be sure to come to Homeschooler’s Day at the Homeplace on Friday, April 10th, Homeschooler’s Day at Nature Station on Friday, April 24th, and Astronomy Day at the Planetarium on Saturday, April 25th.
About Land Between the Lakes
Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area manages more than 170,000 acres in western Kentucky and Tennessee as part of the U.S. Forest Service and the Department of Agriculture’s public lands program. Land Between The Lakes offers outdoor recreation, lake access, land management, and environmental education to over 1.4 million visitors annually. The Friends of Land Between The Lakes works in partnership with the Forest Service providing program services, funds development, and volunteer support.
To find more information about Land Between The Lakes, log on to the official website at www.landbetweenthelakes.us or call toll-free at 1.800.LBL.7077 or local at 270.924.2000. For more information on the Friends of Land Between The Lakes, log on to www.friendsoflbl.org.
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