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Cadiz, Kentucky
Cadiz, Kentucky
Cadiz, Kentucky
Closer Than You Think

Events in Land Between The Lakes

Check out these entertaining and educational events happening in Land Between The Lakes! For more filering options, see our main Events Calendar.

Thu

Feb

27

Murray State Basketball vs. Eastern Kentucky

Feb 27, 2020 - 7:00 p.m.

CFSB Center - 1401 KY-121, Murray

Catch the Murray State men's basketball team in action at the CFSB Center. For tickets, call (270) 809-3000 or visit goracers.com

Contact:  goracers.com

Mon

Jan

27

EXPLORE

Jan 27, 2020 thru Feb 29, 2020 - Various Times

Golden Pond Planetarium - 238 Visitor Center Dr, LBL

Have you ever wondered how our modern spacecraft can navigate quickly and accurately to Earth orbit and beyond? Find out in EXPLORE, the lavish 2017 full dome production from Creative Planet. It's the story of humanity's ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2233

Mon

Jan

27

Laser Legends of the Night Sky

Jan 27, 2020 thru Feb 29, 2020 - 10:00 a.m. Daily

Golden Pond Planetarium - 238 Visitor Center Dr, LBL

In this daytime laser offering, we get two stories associated with the constellations. These are classical Greek stories hundreds of years old. Perhaps you have heard versions of the same stories. The first story is the legend ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2233

Mon

Jan

27

From Earth to the Universe

Jan 27, 2020 thru Feb 29, 2020 - Various Times

Golden Pond Planetarium - 238 Visitor Center Dr, LBL

Please come and enjoy the many beautiful full-dome images of our universe on this virtual space tour as seen from the eyes of the world's largest telescopes including the Hubble Space Telescope. Along the way, you will learn ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2233

Mon

Jan

27

Habitat Earth

Jan 27, 2020 thru Feb 29, 2020 - Various Times

Golden Pond Planetarium - 238 Visitor Center Dr, LBL

Living networks connect and support lifeforms big and small-from colonies of tiny microbes and populations of massive whales to ever-expanding human societies. In the California Academy of Sciences' latest original planetarium ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2233

Mon

Jan

27

Firefall

Jan 27, 2020 thru Feb 29, 2020 - Various Times

Golden Pond Planetarium - 238 Visitor Center Dr, LBL

Some of this debris collides with the Earth daily and is harmless. Some of the other objects may also collide with us, but we surely hope not. But we know it has happened before as you will learn in the show. Dedicated nightly ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2233

Mon

Jan

27

Earth, Moon & Sun

Jan 27, 2020 thru Feb 29, 2020 - Tuesdays & Thursdays at 11:00 a.m.

Golden Pond Planetarium - 238 Visitor Center Dr, LBL

The entire family will enjoy discovering the secrets about our home planet and its most familiar neighbors with the help of Coyote, an amusing character adapted from Native American oral traditions, who has many misconceptions ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2233

Mon

Jan

27

Back to the Moon for Good

Jan 27, 2020 thru Feb 29, 2020 - Mondays and Fridays at Noon

Golden Pond Planetarium - 238 Visitor Center Dr, LBL

Your family will enjoy this full-dome presentation narrated by Tim Allen. Right now there is a new space race going on as teams of young scientists all around the globe compete for 30 million dollars in prize money offered by ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2233

Mon

Jan

27

Two Small Pieces of Glass

Jan 27, 2020 thru Feb 29, 2020 - Saturdays and Sundays at 4:00 p.m.

Golden Pond Planetarium - 238 Visitor Center Dr, LBL

This show is one that we have brought back to our line-up again many times... because our visitors love it. It may even be somewhat of a classic here at Golden Pond. Two junior high students attend an evening star party where ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2233

Sat

Feb

29

Murray State Basketball vs. Austin Peay

Feb 29, 2020 - 7:00 p.m.

CFSB Center - 1401 KY-121, Murray

Catch the Murray State men's basketball team in action at the CFSB Center. For tickets, call (270) 809-3000 or visit goracers.com

Contact:  goracers.com

Sun

Mar

1

Sunday in the Parlor

Mar 1, 2020 - 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

Pull up a chair by the crackling fire and travel back to a cozy Sunday afternoon in the Parlor. Experience a typical 1850s Sunday afternoon listening to stories and the latest news or playing with our 'Sunday' toys. Come, sit a ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457

Sun

Mar

1

What's In A Name? Groundhog Naming Reveal

Mar 1, 2020 - 1:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

The Nature Station is naming its animals, and all of February, we have been working hard with the public to name our female groundhog something both educational and appropriate! The results are in, so join us as we reveal what ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sun

Mar

1

Sunday Funday: Coyote Playtime

Mar 1, 2020 - 3:30 p.m. to 3:50 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Everyone loves having fun and today it's playtime for our coyotes! Watch as they react to an interesting new food item or an exciting new toy and learn more about how the Nature Station cares for its rescued wildlife through fun ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Wed

Mar

4

What's Cooking for Dinner Wednesday

Mar 4, 2020 - 10:00 a.m. to Noon

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

Follow your nose to the kitchen to see what the ladies are cooking up for dinner. The smell of pork frying, potatoes, and beans boiling with cornbread baking in the oven may greet you. Listen for The loud RING of the dinner bell ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457

Wed

Mar

4

Dinnertime for Bald Eagle

Mar 4, 2020 - 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Who rules the waters and skies over Land Between the Lakes? The bald eagle, of course! Visit with our resident bald eagle at her dinnertime and discover her secrets of survival. Also find out about the successful bald eagle ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Thu

Mar

5

For Goodness Snakes

Mar 5, 2020 - 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Have you ever touched a live snake? Here's your chance! Meet several of our resident snakes as we learn how these unusual creatures survive. We'll also discuss how to be safe around snakes when we're outside. At the Nature ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Fri

Mar

6

Crafty Coyotes

Mar 6, 2020 - 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Coyotes are well known for their cunning and crafty manner! Help us put the to the test as we put enrichment toys and puzzles in their habitat for these sly canines to solve and get a special treat! At the Nature Station in Land ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sat

Mar

7

Burning the Tobacco Bed

Mar 7, 2020 - 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

Tobacco was one of the main cash crops for the middle class farmers in this area during the 19th century. An average of ten acres was raised on farms like this in 1850s. The growing season for tobacco crop starts early by ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457

Sat

Mar

7

Dr. Seuss Day at the Nature Station

Mar 7, 2020 - 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Its opening weekend at the Nature Station! In celebration of Dr. Seuss' birthday on March 2, we are dedicating our first open Saturday of the year entirely to his stories! Join us for a full day of fun Dr. Seuss themed programs ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sun

Mar

8

Turtle Time!

Mar 8, 2020 - 1:30 to 2:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Turtles are so cool! Some can live over 100 years, some can grow over 200 pounds, and some are even nocturnal! Join us to meet several turtles native to Land Between the Lakes, see what makes each one unique, and even give them a ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sun

Mar

8

Sunday Funday: Opossum Playtime

Mar 8, 2020 - 1:30 to 2:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Everyone loves having fun and today it's playtime for Opossum! Watch as she reacts to an interesting new food item or an exciting new toy and learn more about how the Nature Station cares for its rescued wildlife through fun ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sun

Mar

8

Tobacco in the Black Patch Region

Mar 8, 2020 - 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

Tobacco was one of the main cash crops for these middle class farmers in this area during the 19th century. An average of ten acres was raised on farm like this in 1850s. Come out today to see how this valuable, 13 month crop was ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457

Sun

Mar

8

Snake Feeding Sundays

Mar 8, 2020 - 11:30 a.m. to Noon

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Most of us enjoy a nice Sunday brunch and so do our snakes! In fact, Sunday brunch is their only meal of the week! Come watch as our rattlesnake, kingsnake, rat snake, and more chow down their mouse-alicious meal. You'll even get ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Wed

Mar

11

What's Cooking for Dinner Wednesday

Mar 11, 2020 - 10:00 a.m. to Noon

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

Follow your nose to the kitchen to see what the ladies are cooking up for dinner. The smell of chicken and dumplings may greet you. Listen for The loud RING of the dinner bell around noon signaling that dinner is ready. Ideal ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457

Wed

Mar

11

Dinnertime for Bald Eagle

Mar 11, 2020 - 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Who rules the waters and skies over Land Between the Lakes? The bald eagle, of course! Visit with our resident bald eagle at her dinnertime and discover her secrets of survival. Also find out about the successful bald eagle ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Thu

Mar

12

For Goodness Snakes

Mar 12, 2020 - 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Have you ever touched a live snake? Here's your chance! Meet several of our resident snakes as we learn how these unusual creatures survive. We'll also discuss how to be safe around snakes when we're outside. At the Nature ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Fri

Mar

13

Crafty Coyotes

Mar 13, 2020 - 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Coyotes are well known for their cunning and crafty manner! Help us put the to the test as we put enrichment toys and puzzles in their habitat for these sly canines to solve and get a special treat! At the Nature Station in Land ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sat

Mar

14

Hammerheads

Mar 14, 2020 - 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Whop Whop Whop! There goes that woodpecker again! Hey kids, let's drill into the science of being a woodpecker through some fun hands on activities, then we will spy on some close up views of the woodpeckers that live in our ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sat

Mar

14

Wiley Coyotes

Mar 14, 2020 - 3:30 to 4:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Coyotes are well known for their cunning and crafty manner! Help us put the to the test as we put enrichment toys and puzzles in their habitat for these sly canines to solve and get a special treat! At the Nature Station in Land ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sat

Mar

14

High on the Hog

Mar 14, 2020 - 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

No time to waste! The weather is right for "dressing out" the fresh pork cuts. Grab a handful of the rough salt mixture, rub it deep into the pork so salt can start working its magic. But wait the work isn't done. The ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457

Sat

Mar

14

Scots-Irish Folklore - A Storytelling

Mar 14, 2020 - 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

The land between the rivers area was settled mainly by Scots-Irish immigrants who brought with them a wealth of folklore, stories, and superstitions from the old world. As St. Patrick's Day approaches, we invite you all to sit ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457

Sun

Mar

15

Fairy Houses and Leprechaun Lairs

Mar 15, 2020 - 1:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Join us for a reading of Fairy Houses, a popular children's book. Then we'll go to a special spot in the woods to gather natural materials and build little houses for our fairy and leprechaun neighbors. As we gather and build, ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sun

Mar

15

Sunday Funday: Bobcat Playtime

Mar 15, 2020 - 3:30 to 3:50 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Everyone loves having fun and today it's playtime for our bobcat! Watch as he reacts to an interesting new food item or an exciting new toy and learn more about how the Nature Station cares for its rescued wildlife through fun ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sun

Mar

15

Forging the Past: A Farm Blacksmith Shop

Mar 15, 2020 - 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

A blacksmith shop on the farm in 1850 provided the farmer with a means to make and repair his farming tools. Wander to the shop behind the Ox Barn, see our latest recreated artifact and learn about life in the past and the tools ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457

Sun

Mar

15

Snake Feeding Sundays

Mar 15, 2020 - 11:30 a.m. to Noon

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Most of us enjoy a nice Sunday brunch and so do our snakes! In fact, Sunday brunch is their only meal of the week! Come watch as our rattlesnake, kingsnake, rat snake, and more chow down their mouse-alicious meal. You'll even get ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Wed

Mar

18

What's Cooking for Dinner Wednesday

Mar 18, 2020 - 10:00 a.m. to Noon

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

Follow your nose to the kitchen to see what the ladies are cooking up for dinner. The smell of corn beef, cabbage, and carrots may greet you. Listen for the loud RING of the dinner bell around noon signaling that dinner is ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457

Wed

Mar

18

Dinnertime for Bald Eagle

Mar 18, 2020 - 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Who rules the waters and skies over Land Between the Lakes? The bald eagle, of course! Visit with our resident bald eagle at her dinnertime and discover her secrets of survival. Also find out about the successful bald eagle ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Thu

Mar

19

HOOTenanny!

Mar 19, 2020 - 1:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Join our naturalists for a program dedicated to our favorite nocturnal singers - our owls! Meet our resident owls up close and learn how they survive in their nocturnal world, and what makes each species unique! Ideal for home ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Thu

Mar

19

For Goodness Snakes

Mar 19, 2020 - 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Have you ever touched a live snake? Here's your chance! Meet several of our resident snakes as we learn how these unusual creatures survive. We'll also discuss how to be safe around snakes when we're outside. At the Nature ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Fri

Mar

20

Totally Turtles

Mar 20, 2020 - 1:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Turtles are so cool! Some can live over 100 years, some can grow over 200 pounds, and some are even nocturnal! Join us to meet several turtles native to Land Between the Lakes, see what makes each one unique, and even give them a ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Fri

Mar

20

Crafty Coyotes

Mar 20, 2020 - 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Coyotes are well known for their cunning and crafty manner! Help us put the to the test as we put enrichment toys and puzzles in their habitat for these sly canines to solve and get a special treat! At the Nature Station in Land ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sat

Mar

21

Girl Scout Day at the Nature Station

Mar 21, 2020 - 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Calling all Girl Scouts: Girl Scout Day and the Nature Station are learning all about Animal Helpers this year! Join us for family-friendly activities and programs specifically geared toward Daisy, Brownie, Junior, and Cadette ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sat

Mar

21

Everything but the Oink: Homemade Scrapple

Mar 21, 2020 - 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

Ham, Bacon, Sausages: the basics food from the hog but what about the scraps left after butchering? Depending on where your family came from it could vary, however it would turn into tasty food! Stop by the kitchen today and see ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457

Sat

Mar

21

Old vs. New Science on the Farm

Mar 21, 2020 - 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

Join us at the Homeplace for a rousing debate of the 'new' agricultural science in 1850 versus the tried and true procedures of the local farmer. From manure to tilling, we will debate both sides from an 1850 point of view. At ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457

Sun

Mar

22

Bald is Beautiful: The Bald Eagle

Mar 22, 2020 - 1:30 to 2:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Bald eagles may not actually be bald, but they certainly are beautiful! Visit with the Nature Station's resident eagle during her chow time and learn why this bird makes a perfect national symbol for America. We'll also discuss ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sun

Mar

22

Sunday Funday: Vulture Playtime

Mar 22, 2020 - 3:30 to 3:50 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Everyone loves having fun and today it's playtime for our vultures! Watch as they react to an interesting new food item or an exciting new toy and learn more about how the Nature Station cares for its rescued wildlife through fun ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sun

Mar

22

Getting Away From It All: 1850 Hunting Camp

Mar 22, 2020 - 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

Heading to the outdoors was a popular way to get away from it all--even in the 1850's. What did a hunting camp look like back then? What sort of hunting, trapping and fishing did they do? Get away from it all and visit our new ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457

Sun

Mar

22

Snake Feeding Sundays

Mar 22, 2020 - 11:30 a.m. to Noon

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Most of us enjoy a nice Sunday brunch and so do our snakes! In fact, Sunday brunch is their only meal of the week! Come watch as our rattlesnake, kingsnake, rat snake, and more chow down their mouse-alicious meal. You'll even get ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Wed

Mar

25

What's Cooking for Dinner Wednesday

Mar 25, 2020 - 10:00 a.m. to Noon

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

Follow your nose to the kitchen to see what the ladies are cooking up for dinner. The smell of smoked sausage, fried potatoes, and biscuits in the oven may greet you. Listen for The loud RING of the dinner bell around noon ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457

Wed

Mar

25

Dinnertime for Bald Eagle

Mar 25, 2020 - 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Who rules the waters and skies over Land Between the Lakes? The bald eagle, of course! Visit with our resident bald eagle at her dinnertime and discover her secrets of survival. Also find out about the successful bald eagle ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Wed

Mar

25

Slither into Spring

Mar 25, 2020 - 1:30 to 2:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Have you ever touched a live snake? Here's your chance! Meet several of our resident snakes as we learn how these unusual creatures survive. We'll also discuss how to be safe around snakes when we're outside. Ideal for home ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Thu

Mar

26

Bites for Bobcat

Mar 26, 2020 - 1:30 to 2:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Meet Nature Station's resident wildcat! Learn about how bobcats live, how common they are in Land Between the Lakes, and maybe even see Bobcat play with his food! He certainly gets excited about feeding time! Ideal for home ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Thu

Mar

26

For Goodness Snakes

Mar 26, 2020 - 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Have you ever touched a live snake? Here's your chance! Meet several of our resident snakes as we learn how these unusual creatures survive. We'll also discuss how to be safe around snakes when we're outside. At the Nature ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Fri

Mar

27

Crafty Coyotes

Mar 27, 2020 - 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Coyotes are well known for their cunning and crafty manner! Help us put the to the test as we put enrichment toys and puzzles in their habitat for these sly canines to solve and get a special treat! At the Nature Station in Land ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Fri

Mar

27

Meet Artemis the Eagle

Mar 27, 2020 - 1:30 to 2:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Visit with the Nature Station's resident eagle during her chow time and learn why this bird makes a perfect national symbol for America. We'll also discuss the successful comeback of the bald eagle in Land Between the Lakes and ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sat

Mar

28

Fats in the Fire: Rendering Lard

Mar 28, 2020 - 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

Good homemade lard is one of the choicest fats a housewife can use. Our stove is hot, and the air is filled with the smell of bacon. But you won't find bacon cooking today. Instead there is small pieces of pork fat are being ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457

Sat

Mar

28

March Madness: Bobcat's Name Reveal

Mar 28, 2020 - 1:30 to 2:15 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Whether you root for the Cats or the Cards, you won't want to miss March Madness at the Nature Station! All of March, we've been working with the public on a bracket and put the best names head to head to vote for bobcat's new, ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sat

Mar

28

Providing for Purple Martins

Mar 28, 2020 - 1:30 to 2:15 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Interested in attracting nesting purple martins? Join us for an informative presentation on these beneficial birds and how they depend on humans for help. Then, take a look inside a few nests of our large purple martin colony and ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sun

Mar

29

Crazy for Carrion

Mar 29, 2020 - 1:30 to 2:00 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Vultures: are they super gross, just misunderstood, or somewhere in between? Join our naturalists for this fun program where you can get an up-close look at these birds that are crazy for carrion, and learn how they play a ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sun

Mar

29

Sunday Funday: Box Turtle Playtime

Mar 29, 2020 - 3:30 to 3:50 p.m.

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Everyone loves having fun and today it's playtime for our box turtles! Watch as they react to an interesting new food item or an exciting new toy and learn more about how the Nature Station cares for its rescued wildlife through ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sun

Mar

29

Snake Feeding Sundays

Mar 29, 2020 - 11:30 a.m. to Noon

Nature Station - 3146 Silver Trail, Golden Pond, KY, LBL

Most of us enjoy a nice Sunday brunch and so do our snakes! In fact, Sunday brunch is their only meal of the week! Come watch as our rattlesnake, kingsnake, rat snake, and more chow down their mouse-alicious meal. You'll even get ... Continue...

Contact:  (270) 924-2299

Sun

Mar

29

Homestead Chemistry "Great Grandmas Lye Soap Recipe"

Mar 29, 2020 - 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

Lye Soap was the all-purpose cleaner for many generations of farm families. Discover how this simple receipt kept baby nappies to bedclothes clean in the 1850. At the Homeplace 1850s in Land Between The Lakes. Admission fees ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457

Sun

Mar

1

The Magic of Hickory Smoke - Smoking the Pork

Mar 1, 2020 thru Mar 29, 2020 - Wednesdays through Sundays 11a - 3p

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

There is a sweet smell down Pryor Creek hollow. Follow your nose to the smokehouse at the Homeplace, peek inside and smell the rich aroma as swirling grey mist of the green hickory wood works its magic on the salted pork hanging ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457

Sun

Mar

1

Riving Boards to Making Roof Boards

Mar 1, 2020 thru Mar 29, 2020 - Wednesdays-Sundays 1 to 3 p.m.

Homeplace 1850s - 4512 The Trace, Dover, LBL

Riving is the process of splitting a log in a very controlled way into planks of wood. Using only wedges, gluts, froes, and mauls logs are split into rived boards that have many uses on the farm, including roof boards and ... Continue...

Contact:  (931) 232-6457