Events & Activities for September 7, 2018

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Monacan Living History Exhibit

"Mecoure mechin kihoe" - You are very welcome to be here. For generations uncounted the Natural Bridge has been part of the Monacan Indian culture and history. The exhibit is a partnership between the Monacan Indian Nation, Virginia Conservation Legacy Fund, and Virginia State Parks. Guests can step back over 300 years through time to experience life in a typical Monacan Indian Settlement. Learn about cooking, tool production, pottery, basket weaving, gardening, and more. Daily activities change with the season.

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10:00am - 4:30pm

Natural Bridge State Park
6477 South Lee Highway
Natural Bridge, VA 24578

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Self-Guided Brochure

Ask the contact rangers at the ticket counter, during normal business hours, for a copy of the Self-Guided Brochure for Cedar Creek Trail. Each numbered trail marker matches a section of the brochure with the corresponding number. Reveal the legend of the "GW" carved into the Natural Bridge, find out what animals call the park home, spot native species, and enjoy a beautiful waterfall and much more along our park's most popular trail. Regular $8 admission fee applies. Available Daily during Visitor Center hours.

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8:00am - 8:00pm

Natural Bridge State Park
6477 South Lee Highway
Natural Bridge, VA 24578

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Highland Farmers Market

With a different theme every week, be sure to check out the website for more information.

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3:30pm - 6:00pm

The Highland Center Pavilion on Spruce Street
Monterey, Virginia

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Fall Tai Chi

Join instructor Grayson Pritchard of Blue Heron Healing Arts for Friday lunchtime sessions of light exercise among the trees and stillness in the EJC Arboretum! These are outdoor sessions and intended to be on the lawn or within the Arboretum, see rain dates below.

Meet at the Frances Plecker Education Center.
9/7 rain date will be 9/14
$12/Class

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12:30pm - 1:30pm

Edith J. Carrier Arboretum and Botanical Gardens at JMU
780 University Blvd
Harrisonburg, VA

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