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Food. Family. Fun. If that on your schedule for this weekend, then the Hoosier National Forest is ready to check it off!

The Hoosier National Forest, and partners, Purdue-Extension- Perry County and Sperry and Spencer County SWCD’s are holding their annual “Adventures with nature” on Saturday, June 26th, from 9am to 1 pm at Tipsaw lake Recreation area in Perry County.

U.S. Forest Service mascot, Woodsy Owl, will be the focus, as participants experience activities that will help them “lend a hand, and care for the land”.

In addition to a variety of hands-on activities for all ages, food and drink vendors will be available, and participants are encouraged to stay and use the swimming beach and trails.

The event is free, with a reduced fee to the recreation area of $3 per vehicle.

The event will be held rain or shine.

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