Programs & Events

Gnomes and Fairies Spring Up at Prairie Ridge

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May. 2, 2015 | Saturday, 9:00am
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Bring a FUN attitude
Location: Prairie Ridge Ecostation

Come help us celebrate as the gnomes and fairies prepare for the arrival of summer!

  • Go on a Spring scavenger hunt to find signs of the season
  • Enjoy balloon animals and bubbles
  • Build gnome homes and fairy houses
  • Listen to a nature story in our amphitheater
  • Come dressed in an outdoor-friendly gnome or fairy costume or decorate yourself at the Outdoor Classroom, then join the Parade of the Prairie Fairies and Roaming Gnomes!

This is a free event and no registration is required.  Trails are natural with uneven surfaces and some hills. Off-road strollers should be fine. Entire program is outdoors so be sure to dress for the weather and being outdoors.

For more information, please contact Kim Smart at or 919.707.8880.