Shawnee National Forest offers Jr. Forest Ranger Program - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Shawnee National Forest offers Jr. Forest Ranger Program

JONESBORO, IL (KFVS) -

The Shawnee National Forest is hosting a Junior Forest Ranger Program, an after school event at the Lincoln Memorial Picnic Grounds in Jonesboro on April 16, 2014 from 4-5:00 p.m.

U.S. Forest Service employees will be there to walk the kids through a work book and share information on maps and compasses, ecosystems and prescribed fires.

The program is recommended for ages 6-13 years.

For more information, please call the Mississippi Bluffs Ranger Station at 618-833-8576.

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