Merry Lea hosting ‘Nature Play Day’ this afternoon

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Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center of Goshen College is participating in Indiana Children and Nature Network’s (ICAN) Nature Play Days on Thursday, June 6, 2024. Join Merry Lea for an afternoon of exploration and fun from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Families will have an opportunity to join a variety of guided and self-guided activities all afternoon. Dip for tadpoles, create a craft, go on a hike, work on a scavenger hunt and so much more. Come explore the natural world in your own backyard.
Please wear clothes and shoes that can get dirty. Participates are encouraged to wear sunscreen and insect repellent and bring a water bottle. This event is fun for all ages and most importantly – free!
All activities will take place at Merry Lea’s Learning Center (2388 S 500W, Albion, IN 46701). Registration is not required. To see more details about the event, visit
Merry Lea is located just south of Wolf Lake, Ind., halfway between Goshen and Fort Wayne. Directions and updates are available at or the Merry Lea Facebook page. For questions regarding Merry Lea’s hours or new developments, contact or (260) 799-5869.

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