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Patapsco Valley State Park Hosts Family Fun Day On April 29

Family playing frisbee golf

Ellicott City, Md. (April 17, 2012) - Patapsco Valley State Park staff invites visitors to join them for an afternoon of crafts, critter encounters, disc golf, nature programs and ice cream from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 29 at their Family Fun Day.

“Regardless of your age or interests, our park has something for everyone,” said Maegan Cooper, the park’s volunteer coordinator. “This is the perfect opportunity to come check it out.”

Friends of Patapsco Valley State Park will also hold a free ice cream social at the event. All Family Fun Day visitors will receive free entry into Patapsco Valley State Park with the following coupon: dnr.state.md.us/publiclands/central/patapsco.asp.

Those interested can get more information by contacting Cooper at 410-465-3287 or macooper@dnr.state.md.us.



   April 17, 2012

Contact: Josh Davidsburg
410-260-8002 office I 410-507-7526 cell
jdavidsburg@dnr.state.md.us

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