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May, 2017
As Requested • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - Become a Junior Ranger, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Participate in a number of programs at the site, and earn your Junior Ranger badge and certificate! Contact the site for your booklet to get started. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.
5/7/2017 • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - Tool Demostration, 1 - 4 p.m. Come and watch the rangers demonstrate the tools used by early inhabitants to build, hunt and create other articles used in their culture. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.
5/20/2017 • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - Kids to Parks Day, 10 a.m. As part of National Kids to Parks Day, bring the kids out for an atlatl demonstration where visitors can try their hand at spear throwing with an atlatl. Following the demonstration will be a guided hike to Mound A. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.

June, 2017
As Requested • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - Become a Junior Ranger, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Participate in a number of programs at the site, and earn your Junior Ranger badge and certificate! Contact the site for your booklet to get started. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.
6/3/2017 • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - National Trails Day Hike/World Atlatl Day, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Visitors are invited to take part in a 10 a.m. ranger-led hike showcasing the mounds, earthworks, and nature found in the park. The event begins with an introductory video shown in the museum followed by an approximately 2-hour hike. Following the hike, stick around and learn about the ancient spear-throwing device known as the atlatl and take part in a 1 p.m. spear throwing competition. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.
6/10/2017 • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - Ranger-Guided Hike, 10 a.m. Visitors are invited to accompany a ranger on a 2.6-mile hike around the prehistoric site. The ranger will discuss the earthworks, as well as other interesting things that might be seen along the way. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.