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2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
540.853.1236 www.playroanoke.com

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April 2018

Nature Lab: Spring Season Studies

April 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until May 10, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$22
Park grass with white flowers

Nature Lab is a 4-week series of environmental science lessons that supplement the home-schooled student’s curriculum through hands-on activities, outdoor exploration and crafts. The seasonal changes of spring offer the perfect opportunity for sharpening science skills and nature knowledge. Participants will try out a variety of ways to observe and document their experiences of weather, plant growth, and wildlife in spring. Register before April 17th. Ages  6 - 10 Register Here  

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New– Fundamentals of Bird Identification

April 28 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$34

Join our naturalist for a morning of bird identification. We’ll discuss how to identify birds common in the Roanoke Valley by color, size, silhouette and call. Participants will each receive a field guide of eastern birds to take home. Register before April 23th. Ages 16+ Register Here

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NEW – Fundamentals of Wildflower Identification

April 28 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$24
Forget me not wildflower garden

Spring is the perfect time to learn to identify wildflowers. This naturalist lead class will introduce students to wildflower identification by flower color, leaf shape, height and habitat. Each participant will receive a field guide to take home. Register before April 23th. Ages 16+ Register Here  

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May 2018

Nature Lab: Spring Season Studies

May 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until May 10, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$22
Park grass with white flowers

Nature Lab is a 4-week series of environmental science lessons that supplement the home-schooled student’s curriculum through hands-on activities, outdoor exploration and crafts. The seasonal changes of spring offer the perfect opportunity for sharpening science skills and nature knowledge. Participants will try out a variety of ways to observe and document their experiences of weather, plant growth, and wildlife in spring. Register before April 17th. Ages  6 - 10 Register Here  

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NEW – All Day Environmental Education at the Discovery Center – Leaf Printing

May 5 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
Fall Leaf

Join us for a day of fun, hands on, family friendly leaf printing at the Discovery Center. Stop in anytime between 11am and 2pm as we learn about the trees of Mill Mountain and make a one of a kind leaf print to take home. Register onsite. Ages 6+  

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Wednesday Night Disco – Mountain Biking Race Series

May 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 23, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$30
Disco Race

Mountain biking race series (10+) This award winning race series has quickly made its way up the list as one of Virginia's grooviest mountain bike events. Bring your mountain bike and ride hump day away as you pedal through one of Roanoke's finest trail systems. There will be categories for beginners all the way to expert riders, so don't be shy. Grab your bike and get your groove on! Costumes and bike bling encouraged! Race dates for 2018 are May…

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Nature Lab: Spring Season Studies

May 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until May 10, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$22
Park grass with white flowers

Nature Lab is a 4-week series of environmental science lessons that supplement the home-schooled student’s curriculum through hands-on activities, outdoor exploration and crafts. The seasonal changes of spring offer the perfect opportunity for sharpening science skills and nature knowledge. Participants will try out a variety of ways to observe and document their experiences of weather, plant growth, and wildlife in spring. Register before April 17th. Ages  6 - 10 Register Here  

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Wednesday Night Disco – Mountain Biking Race Series

May 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 23, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$30
Disco Race

Mountain biking race series (10+) This award winning race series has quickly made its way up the list as one of Virginia's grooviest mountain bike events. Bring your mountain bike and ride hump day away as you pedal through one of Roanoke's finest trail systems. There will be categories for beginners all the way to expert riders, so don't be shy. Grab your bike and get your groove on! Costumes and bike bling encouraged! Race dates for 2018 are May…

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NEW – Paint by Nature

May 19 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$8
Nature Scavenger Hunt

First, we will enjoy a nice spring hike while collecting objects from nature. Once back at the Discovery Center, we will create masterpieces with our nature items. Register before May 17th. Ages 4 - 9 Register Here

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Wednesday Night Disco – Mountain Biking Race Series

May 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 23, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$30
Disco Race

Mountain biking race series (10+) This award winning race series has quickly made its way up the list as one of Virginia's grooviest mountain bike events. Bring your mountain bike and ride hump day away as you pedal through one of Roanoke's finest trail systems. There will be categories for beginners all the way to expert riders, so don't be shy. Grab your bike and get your groove on! Costumes and bike bling encouraged! Race dates for 2018 are May…

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June 2018

Outdoor Exploration Camp – June 4-8

June 4 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until June 8, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175

(8-10) Explore the outdoors through hands on nature activities and fun-filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation like hiking, caving, watersports (canoeing, kayaking, tubing or stand-up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Exploration Camp – June 4-8

June 5 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Activity (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until June 8, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175

(8-10) Explore the outdoors through hands on nature activities and fun-filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation like hiking, caving, watersports (canoeing, kayaking, tubing or stand-up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Exploration Camp – June 4-8

June 6 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Activity (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until June 8, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175

(8-10) Explore the outdoors through hands on nature activities and fun-filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation like hiking, caving, watersports (canoeing, kayaking, tubing or stand-up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Exploration Camp – June 4-8

June 7 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Activity (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until June 8, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175

(8-10) Explore the outdoors through hands on nature activities and fun-filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation like hiking, caving, watersports (canoeing, kayaking, tubing or stand-up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Exploration Camp – June 4-8

June 8 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Activity (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until June 8, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175

(8-10) Explore the outdoors through hands on nature activities and fun-filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation like hiking, caving, watersports (canoeing, kayaking, tubing or stand-up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Venture Camp – June 25-29

June 25 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until June 29, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175
summer camp

(11-13) Explore the outdoors through hands-on nature activities and fun-filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes, orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation, like hiking, caving, water sports (canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Venture Camp – June 25-29

June 26 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Activity (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until June 29, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175
summer camp

(11-13) Explore the outdoors through hands-on nature activities and fun-filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes, orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation, like hiking, caving, water sports (canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Venture Camp – June 25-29

June 27 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Activity (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until June 29, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175
summer camp

(11-13) Explore the outdoors through hands-on nature activities and fun-filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes, orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation, like hiking, caving, water sports (canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Venture Camp – June 25-29

June 28 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Activity (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until June 29, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175
summer camp

(11-13) Explore the outdoors through hands-on nature activities and fun-filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes, orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation, like hiking, caving, water sports (canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Venture Camp – June 25-29

June 29 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Activity (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until June 29, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175
summer camp

(11-13) Explore the outdoors through hands-on nature activities and fun-filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes, orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation, like hiking, caving, water sports (canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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July 2018

Outdoor Exploration Camp – July 16-20

July 16 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until July 20, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175

(8-10) Explore the outdoors through hands on nature activities and fun-filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation like hiking, caving, watersports (canoeing, kayaking, tubing or stand-up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Exploration Camp – July 16-20

July 17 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Activity (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until July 20, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175

(8-10) Explore the outdoors through hands on nature activities and fun-filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation like hiking, caving, watersports (canoeing, kayaking, tubing or stand-up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Exploration Camp – July 16-20

July 18 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Activity (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until July 20, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175

(8-10) Explore the outdoors through hands on nature activities and fun-filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation like hiking, caving, watersports (canoeing, kayaking, tubing or stand-up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Exploration Camp – July 16-20

July 19 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Activity (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until July 20, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175

(8-10) Explore the outdoors through hands on nature activities and fun-filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation like hiking, caving, watersports (canoeing, kayaking, tubing or stand-up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Exploration Camp – July 16-20

July 20 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Activity (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until July 20, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175

(8-10) Explore the outdoors through hands on nature activities and fun-filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation like hiking, caving, watersports (canoeing, kayaking, tubing or stand-up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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August 2018

Outdoor Venture Camp – August 6-10

August 6 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until August 10, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175
summer camp

(11-13) Explore the outdoors through hands on nature activities and fun filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes, orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation like hiking, caving, water sports (canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Venture Camp – August 6-10

August 7 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Activity (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until August 10, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175
summer camp

(11-13) Explore the outdoors through hands on nature activities and fun filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes, orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation like hiking, caving, water sports (canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Venture Camp – August 6-10

August 8 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Activity (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until August 10, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175
summer camp

(11-13) Explore the outdoors through hands on nature activities and fun filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes, orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation like hiking, caving, water sports (canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Venture Camp – August 6-10

August 9 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Activity (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until August 10, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175
summer camp

(11-13) Explore the outdoors through hands on nature activities and fun filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes, orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation like hiking, caving, water sports (canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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Outdoor Venture Camp – August 6-10

August 10 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Activity (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until August 10, 2018

Mill Mountain Discovery Center, 2000 J P Fishburn Pkwy,
Roanoke, VA 24013 United States
$175
summer camp

(11-13) Explore the outdoors through hands on nature activities and fun filled outdoor recreation. Your child's week will be split between nature activities like wilderness survival classes, orienteering, GPS skills, and other nature lessons AND outdoor recreation like hiking, caving, water sports (canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddleboarding) and indoor rock climbing. We will meet at Mill Mountain Discovery Center and travel each day to a new adventure. REGISTER HERE

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