• North Carolina Partners in Amphibian & Reptile Conservation

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Volunteers Wanted for Upcoming Events!

Do you enjoy teaching people about reptiles and amphibians?  We are recruiting volunteers for the following events each year and would love your help!  Email Jeff Hall for more information.
March
Dixie Deer Classic:  A family-friendly event held at the Raleigh Fairgrounds for hunters and we have a snakes education booth.
Reptile and Amphibian Day: The nation’s largest and most popular event dedicated to hopping, slithering, crawling critters held at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences in Raleigh.
April
Frog Fest: Our herps booth is a big hit at this fun festival that focuses on frogs and clean water at Crowder District Park in Apex.
May
Turtle Fest: An afternoon of celebrating and learning about turtles at Bass Lake Park in Holly Springs.
Longleaf Pine Festival: A celebration of the longleaf pine ecosystem and the unique animals that live there.  Harris Lake County Park, New Hill.
July
Festival for the Eno:  Festival that raises money and awareness for the Eno River and the surrounding land.  West Point on the Eno, Durham.
Sept
National Hunting and Fishing Day:  A day to enjoy learning about hunting and fishing and conservation.  Statewide in NC but we usually have booths in Raleigh and Fayetteville.
Feb
5
Mon
Education & Outreach Working Group Meeting
Feb 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mar
2
Fri
Dixie Deer Classic
Mar 2 – Mar 4 all-day

NCPARC will share a booth with the NC Herpetological Society at this event. Interested in participating? Contact Mike Smith at rufuslhwd@gmail.com for more details.

Mar
17
Sat
Reptile and Amphibian Day
Mar 17 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

NCPARC will host a booth at this event. To participate, contact Jodie Owen at jodie.owen@ncwildlife.org.

Apr
7
Sat
Frog Fest
Apr 7 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

NCPARC will host a booth at this event. To participate, contact Joanne St. Clair (jojostclair@gmail.com).

Apr
27
Fri
3rd NC Congress of Herpetology – Joint Meeting with NCPARC and NCHS
Apr 27 – Apr 29 all-day
May
12
Sat
Turtle Fest
May 12 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

NCPARC will hold a booth at this event. To participate, contact Jodie Owen (jodie.owen@ncwildlife.org).

May
19
Sat
Longleaf Festival
May 19 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

NCPARC will host a booth at this event. To participate, contact Jeff Hall (jeff.hall@ncwildlife.org).

Aug
6
Mon
Education & Outreach Working Group Meeting
Aug 6 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sep
22
Sat
National Hunting & Fishing Day
Sep 22 all-day

Events will be held at several locations across the state.