MEADE – If you’re in need of a family-friendly outdoor activity for your children, consider bringing them to Meade State Park’s annual OK Kids Day on Saturday, May 9 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Open to children of all ages, the free event will include fun activities such as fishing, wingshooting, archery, crafts, a treasure hunt, sandcastle contest, paddle boating, and more. There is no cost to attend and no daily park pass will be required the day of the event; however registration is required. Preregistration will be available Friday, May 8 from 4 p.m. – 9 p.m. onsite at the Visitor’s Center, and again from 8 a.m. – 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 9.
Thanks to local and corporate sponsors, participating youth will have the opportunity to win several great prizes including a fishing rod/reel combo or tackle box and sleeping bag. Prizes are limited but youth age 7 and under are automatically eligible for a prize.
A complimentary lunch of hamburgers, elk burgers, and hotdogs will be served.
For more information on this event, or to volunteer, call the Meade State Park office at (620) 873-2572.