Poverty Point World Heritage Site

April  2018

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.
4/14/2018 • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - Bird Hike, 9:30 a.m. Ever find yourself saying, "What kind of bird was that?" Have some of those questions answered while joining Ms. Rosalie Overby, an amateur ornithologist as she walks the site identifying various birds. Bring your binoculars and your curiosity and enjoy a 2-mile hike around the site. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.
4/21/2018 • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - Earth Oven Demonstration, 11 a.m. The program offers a unique look at prehistoric cooking with an earth oven, showing how the Poverty Point people used earthen cooking balls and specially-dug pits to prepare their food. Come and join us around the fire as we cook food as Native Americans did thousands of years ago. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.
4/21/2018 • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - Earth Oven Demonstration, 11 a.m. The program offers a unique look at prehistoric cooking with an earth oven, showing how the Poverty Point people used earthen cooking balls and specially-dug pits to prepare their food. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.

May  2018

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.
5/19/2018 • Poverty Point World Heritage Site, Epps - Kids To Park Day Hands-On Demonstration, 10:30 a.m. - Noon A ranger-led demonstration of crafting prehistoric-styled pottery similar to the pieces which the Native Americans fashioned more than 3,500 years ago. Appropriate clothing is recommended for this potentially messy clay demonstration and hands-on activity. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.