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Take a Child Outside at Prairie Ridge Ecostation

  • Saturday, September 26, 2015
  • 9:00am - 12:00pm

A father points out to his son a good spot to swing the bug net at Take a Child Outside at Prairie Ridge 2014.

You are invited to explore the outdoors with your family! Join us on Saturday, September 26 to celebrate Take a Child Outside week. Come at any time during the event to visit the Nature PlaySpace and enjoy some hands-on nature activities. Activities also include:

10:00 am: Nature Stories in the amphitheater.
10:30 am: Citizen Science Saturday walk. Meet at the entrance kiosk (best for children 8 years+)
11:15: Nature Stories & Music in the amphitheater. Rain location will be the Outdoor Classroom.

All ages are welcome. No registration is required.

Directions to Prairie Ridge

Map of Prairie Ridge Ecostation

Directions from I-40
From I-40 (east or west) take the Wade Avenue exit.
Take Edwards Mill Road exit and turn left (north) at the bottom of the ramp.
After 0.7 mile, turn right on Reedy Creek Road.
After 0.2 mile, turn right on Gold Star Dr.
Turn into the first driveway on the right.

Directions from US1/I-440
From US1/I-440 take the exit for Wade Ave west
Take the Edwards Mill Road exit and turn right (north) at the bottom of the ramp.
Once on Edwards Mill Road follow directions above.



September 26, 2015
9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Prairie Ridge
1671 Gold Star Drive
Raleigh, NC 27607 United States


Cathy Fergen