Discover nature this weekend

Published Apr 3, 2013 at 05:00AM

Discover Nature Day is scheduled for Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Bend’s Shevlin Park.

The event, organized by partners of the Deschutes Children’s Forest, includes family-friendly exploring, learning, and playing along Tumalo Creek. Participants can track wildlife, meet birds of prey, plant trees, play games and more.

The free event is for children in kindergarten through eighth grade along with their parents or guardians.

For more information, email katie@deschuteschildrensforest.org or visit www.deschuteschildrensforest.org.