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LLELA Activities

Bird Walk, Weather Merit Badge & Fireside Chats
Post Date:February 08, 2019

There’s no better place than Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area to hike, fish, ponder the starry sky, enjoy a bird walk, visit a historic home site, or just find a quiet place to relax. LLELA is open daily for fishing, hiking, camping, bird-watching, kayaking/canoeing, picnicking and other outdoor activities.

The gate entrance is at 201 E. Jones Street. Admission is $5 per vehicle (cash or check). For more information or to register for special events, call 972.219.3550.

Bird Walk
Saturday, Feb. 9, 7:30 a.m.
Birders of all skill levels are welcome to join an expert birder as you explore prime birding locations along LLELA's nature trails. Ages 10 and up. Free with $5/vehicle entry to LLELA (cash or check only). Registration is not required. ion is not required.

Bird.Box
Saturday, Feb. 9, 1 p.m.
There isn't much color on the ground but look up and be amazed by the red Cardinals, yellow-shafted Flickers, and our favorite the Eastern Bluebird! In Part II of Bird.Box, enjoy this hands-on nest box workshop, where we will learn a bit about this Texas beauty and build a nest box that you can take home and use to attract a pair to your yard! This event is $15 per person and registration is required. Ages 10 and up.

You can register online here or call the Parks and Recreation Department's Administrative office to reserve your space at 972.219.3550.

Weather Merit Badge workshop
Saturday, Feb. 9, 10 a.m.
LLELA is offering fun activities this winter to help Boy Scouts accomplish objectives related to badges. While these classes are designed to meet Scouts' needs, members of other youth organizations or children simply interested in these topics are welcome to enroll. It is usually impossible to accomplish all objectives related to a badge in only a few hours, but LLELA staff will include as much as possible in a series of hands-on, engaging activities.

In addition to the workshop fee of $10 per person, there is a $5 per vehicle entry fee payable upon arrival by cash or check only. Please include your phone number when registering so that you can receive weather updates if necessary. Go to bit.ly/CoLRegistration or call 972.219.3550 to register.

Lake Park Fireside Chats
Sunday, Feb. 17, 6 p.m.

Pull up a chair at our cozy campfire. Watch the sun set and the stars appear as you enjoy traditional campfire fun: stories, songs, and of course, s'mores! Each campfire will feature a special program and for the February 17 Fireside Chat, the topic is Self Care. Valentine's Day can be... an interesting time of year. You may be trying to slough off the stress of the holidays while making sure that your loved ones feel valued. You may feel a little lost among the sea of red, pink, and couples. No matter where you are, stop by to share your story! Tell us how you prioritize your health and well being in the Winter. $10 per person. Call 972.219.3550 to ask about special pricing for families of four or more. Registration is required.

*This event is free for registered campers at Lake Park. Call 469.635.5482 to reserve your space.*

Register online here.

Or call the Parks and Recreation Administration office at 972.219.3550 Mondays-Thursdays 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. and Fridays 7:30-11:30 a.m. to register by phone.