Nature Center announces programs for the week


The Governor Mike Huckabee Delta Rivers Nature Center, 1400 Black Dog Road, will host its “Lunch and Learn” event from 12:15 to 1 p.m. Friday.

The guest speaker will be Bubba Groves, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission lands biologist. He will give information on Farm Bill programs, money available to landowners for habitat improvement and will answer questions about how to improve your land. Participants are asked to bring their own lunch.

From 10 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, the Nature Center will also host its “All About Alligators” program. Topics covered during the program will include how alligators protect themselves, how they eat, reproduce and survive, the habitat they live in and more. Participants will also have the opportunity to observe a young alligator up-close.

No reservations are required and these programs are free.