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Tennessee State Parks announce Middle Tennessee Events starting October 15th

 

Tennessee – Fall in Tennessee is a glorious time!  Tennessee State Parks have some of the very best events and programs the season has to offer.  Here are just a few state park events in your area, including great opportunities to pay tribute to Autumn!

Finding a state park in your own backyard is easy to do and you don’t have to spend a lot of gas money to get there!

Tennessee State Parks offer a variety of activities and events throughout the winter. From great hikes to bluegrass – there’s something designed for the entire family!

Here are just a few state park events in your area. «Read the rest of this article»

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Cordell Hull Birthplace and Sgt. Alvin C. York State Parks Host World War II Junior Ranger Camp

 

Tennessee State ParksTennessee – Following the recent World War I camp, Cordell Hull Birthplace and Sgt. Alvin C. York State Parks are once again co-hosting a special history camp — this time depicting the importance of World War II. The Junior Ranger World War II Day is slated for Friday, July 15th, from 1:00pm to 4:00pm at Cordell Hull Birthplace.  There is no charge for the event and parents are encouraged to join in the fun.
 
Designed for children ages six to 14, the program will engage young students on the history of World War II — discussing the war as a whole, key people and events. Participants will learn first hand about Victory Gardens, play unique games and get an opportunity to see original artifacts — including weaponry and machines, with a special surprise planned at the end of the day.  «Read the rest of this article»

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Cordell Hull and Sgt. Alvin C. York Host Junior Ranger Camp on Friday, June 24th

 

Tennessee State ParksNashville, TN – Calling all Junior Rangers! We wanted to alert you about a unique summer day camp.  On Friday, June 24th, from 1:00pm to 3:00pm, Cordell Hull Birthplace and Sgt. Alvin C. York State Parks will co-host a World War I day camp for children ages six to 14.  The camp will be held at Cordell Hull Birthplace.  There is no charge for the event and parents are encouraged to join in the fun.
 
Designed to engage young students on the history of the first world war, activities will include trench art – an opportunity to make your own helmets and dog tags.  There will be original artifacts from the Great War, along with a WWI children’s booklet and the old-fashioned game “Over the Top.” «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee State Parks and Natural Areas National Trails Day Events

 
June 4th, 2011
Tennessee State ParksTennessee – Tennessee State Parks and Natural Areas are hosting a variety of hiking opportunities on Saturday, June 4th to celebrate National Trails Day. Whether you want to contribute as a volunteer or just hit the trail as an appreciative user, we welcome you to be part of these events on June 4th.

Trails do more than connect one point to another – they are an invitation, a promise of possibilities. Tennessee State Park trails range from easy, paved trails to rugged backcountry trails to scenic waterways. Some trails are designed for cyclists and mountain bikers. Horseback riding is also welcomed at designated state parks. Discover Tennessee by trail at a state park near you. «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee State Parks announce Middle Tennessee Events starting December 17th

 

Tennessee – While the area is certainly experiencing some wintry weather, there are still a number of special events from hikes to holiday programs at Tennessee State Parks! So, bundle up and join us – but be sure to check for cancellations and road conditions before you brave the cold!

Finding a state park in your own backyard is easy to do and you don’t have to spend a lot of gas money to get there!

Tennessee State Parks offer a variety of activities and events throughout the winter. From great hikes to bluegrass – there’s something designed for the entire family!

Here are just a few state park events in your area. «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee State Parks announce Middle Tennessee Events starting December 10th

 

Tennessee – The spirit of the holidays is in full swing at Tennessee State Parks, with several great events planned in your area – so, come out and join us!

Finding a state park in your own backyard is easy to do and you don’t have to spend a lot of gas money to get there!

Tennessee State Parks offer a variety of activities and events throughout the winter. From great hikes to bluegrass – there’s something designed for the entire family!

Here are just a few state park events in your area. «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee State Parks announce Middle Tennessee Events starting December 3rd

 

Tennessee – Herald in the holidays at a Tennessee State Park!  There are several events in your area including holiday celebrations, great hikes, star gazing, ranger-led programs and even a fun run through one of the state’s most beautiful parks. For those looking to get away for a few days, don’t forget about Tennessee State Parks’ great winter discount!

Finding a state park in your own backyard is easy to do and you don’t have to spend a lot of gas money to get there!

Tennessee State Parks offer a variety of activities and events throughout the winter. From great hikes to bluegrass – there’s something designed for the entire family!

Here are just a few state park events in your area. «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee State Parks announce Middle Tennessee Events starting September 24th

 

Tennessee will celebrate National Public Lands Day on Saturday, September 25th, with volunteer activities planned across the state.  Throughout the coming weeks, there are several great opportunities in Middle Tennessee. So, whether it’s a day of volunteerism or just an opportunity to enjoy the great outdoors – Tennessee’s beautiful state parks and natural areas offer the very best.

Finding a state park in your own backyard is easy to do and you don’t have to spend a lot of gas money to get there!

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Upcoming events at State Parks in Middle Tennessee

 

Tennessee State ParksThe Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservationwould like to remind you of several upcoming events in the Middle Tennessee area – from holiday activities, commemorating Pearl Harbor Day to a six-mile run!

Tennessee’s 53 state parks offer diverse natural, recreational and cultural experiences for individuals, families, or business and professional groups.  State park features range from pristine natural areas to 18-hole championship golf courses.  For a free brochure about Tennessee State Parks, call toll free 1-888-867-2757. For additional information, visit our Web site at www.tnstateparks.com. «Read the rest of this article»

 

Environment and Conservation celebrates National Public Lands Day in Tennessee

 

Volunteerism protects, preserves shared natural resources

Tennessee State ParksNashville – The Department of Environment and Conservation invites the public to take part in volunteer activities across Tennessee in celebration of National Public Lands Day on Saturday, Sept. 26.

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National Public Lands Day is the nation’s largest one-day, volunteer stewardship event. Organizers seek to honor the legacy of the Civilian Conservation Corps in protecting America’s public lands. Last year, more than 110,000 volunteers across the country built trails, planted trees and removed litter to improve America’s shared lands for all who visit them.

“Tennessee State Parks and the department’s Resource Management Division have a tradition of organizing a statewide volunteer effort in observance of National Public Lands Day,” said Environment and Conservation Commissioner Jim Fyke. “A number of state parks and natural areas will host volunteers throughout Tennessee, joining thousands across the country working to safeguard these lands not only for themselves, but for future generations.” «Read the rest of this article»

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