Other recent outings

Catherine took Patrick to the Trillium Festival on April 2nd, and did a nature scavenger hunt there (photos):

Trillium Festival, Tryon Creek State Park

Trillium

Trillium Festival, Tryon Creek State Park

Douglas Fir cone (for the scavenger hunt)

On the 5th we went to the Oregon Zoo, nice afternoon (photos):

Oregon Zoo

Sea lion

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Bald Eagle

April 8th was an absolutely beautiful, blue-skied day. After picking Patrick up from school we checked out the Woods Memorial Park near where we live (photos):

Woods Memorial Park

Bug container in hand

Woods Memorial Park

Shining through

Following Woods Memorial Park and going home to change into shorts, we went on a bug hunt at our local park (photos):

Bug Hunt at Holly Farm Park

Searching bark

Bug Hunt at Holly Farm Park

Bug collection (he found: 2 caterpillars, millipede, centipede, 2 worms, beetle, ant, 2 different flies, several sowbugs, 2 worms, a larvae, and maybe more)

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