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Great Backyard Bird Count

Mahr Park Arboretum 642 Nebo Road, Madisonville, KY

Join hike leaders Heather Staggs, Susan Scholze, Michael Meadows, and Chip Tate as we watch, learn, and celebrate birds. Meet at the Welcome Center. Wear appropriate hiking shoes and bring your birdwatching gear.

Nurture to Nature: Sunday Seminar

Mahr Park Arboretum 642 Nebo Road, Madisonville, KY

Learn and interact with wildlife at the Mahr Historic home for a presentation from Nurture to Nature, a nonprofit, family-owned center that rescues and rehabilitates orphaned and injured wildlife in Owensboro, Kentucky. At our program, they will bring animals for you to see, share their stories, walk you through the rehabilitation process, help people gain an…

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6th Annual Independence Bank Farm to Fork Dinner

Mahr Park Arboretum 642 Nebo Road, Madisonville, KY

Save the date and make plans to join us OUTSIDE at Mahr Park this year for our annual Farm to Fork Dinner in Madisonville! The five course meal includes ingredients from local farmers, grown in our #IBGreenAcre at Mahr Park and will be served by local 4H students. Tickets will be available soon! All proceeds benefit our local FFA Chapters…

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Fall Shoreline Guided Kayak Trek

Mahr Park Arboretum 642 Nebo Road, Madisonville, KY

Enjoy a guided leisure fall kayak trek at the Arboretum!Take in the sights of the beautiful leaves changing along Lake Pee Wee!This is a prime opportunity if you are unfamiliar with kayaking and would like to go with a group or if you are a seasoned kayaker we invite you as well!Meet us at the…

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Opt Outside Guided Hike

Mahr Park Arboretum 642 Nebo Road, Madisonville, KY

Join hike leader Maria Bailey as she guides you around the Arboretum to discover all of the beautiful gifts nature brings!Meet at the Welcome Center, hike will begin at 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.This hike is perfect for families and friends looking to enjoy time in nature together.Prepare for the weather, and be sure to wear closed-toe…

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Winter Trekking Guided Hike

Mahr Park Arboretum 642 Nebo Road, Madisonville, KY

Warm up on the hiking trail as we take in the sights and sounds of winter at Mahr Park Arboretum in a guided hike through the parks 40-acre woods. Winter brings a unique beauty and landscape.When? Saturday, January 21, 2023, 1:00-3:00 p.m.Winter gear is recommended.Where? Meet us at the Mahr Welcome Center.

Hopkins County Tourist and Convention Commission

28 Sugg Street
Madisonville, Kentucky 42431

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877.243.5280