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14th Annual Salamander Festival

Presented by Friends of Shades Creek at Homewood Senior Center, Homewood AL

Jan 26 2019
14th Annual Salamander Festival

Spotted salamanders come out only once a year, on a warm rainy night. The rest of the year, they live in the ground in burrows. They live in a rich forest habitat most of their lives, but need a wetland pool to mate and breed in.

3:00 – Festival begins inside with Salamanders and activities. Also, displays with Fish, Frogs, Turtles and Crayfish – Free arts & crafts for kids to make. Fossils, Microscopes, Recycling, Fishing, Southern trees, Carnivorous plants, and much more.

3:45 –

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A guided nature walk will place at 2:00 p.m. at Patriot Park in front of the Senior Center.

The festival is free and is for all ages. It begins at 3:00 p.m. inside the Senior Center.

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Homewood Senior Center

816 Oak Grove Rd, Homewood, AL 35209

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