Sports and Outdoors

Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Salamonie Lake hosts preschool program about spiders, Aug. 15

From the Indiana Department of Natural Resources:

Children ages 2 to 5 are invited to a fun educational program about spiders at Salamonie Lake Interpretive Center, Aug. 15.

The program runs from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Children and their parent or caregiver will look outdoors for spiders, enjoy a craft and wrap friends in a web. Parents and caregivers are expected to stay with their child throughout the program.

The program starts at the interpretive center, with activities planned both indoors and outdoors. Participants can bring their lunch to eat together afterward.

The program costs $2 per child. The standard property entrance fee will be waived for program attendees.

Participants should register in advance by calling (260) 468-2127 or visiting the interpretive center, 3691 S. New Holland Road, Andrews, 46702.

Future preschool program dates include Sept. 19, Oct. 17, Nov. 14, and Dec. 12.

See for information on other programs by the Upper Wabash Interpretive Services. Visit UWIS on Facebook at

Salamonie Lake is at 9214 West-Lost Bridge West, Andrews, 46702.

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