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Events

Jan
6
2018
Frogwatch USA Training - Ribbit Ribbit!

FrogWatch USA™ is a citizen science program that’s great for families, students and scout groups! Frogs and toads play an important role as indicators of an ecosystem’s health. Many populations of amphibians worldwide have experienced decline in past decades.

Ages: 12+

Jan
12
2018
Movie Night for Adults: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol2

Calling all movie lovers 18 years and older! Bring your ID, a blanket or lawn chairs and join BREC for a movie for adults- (Rated PG-13 or R) under the stars.

Ages: 18+

Jan
12
2018
Make it a Movie Night: Frozen

When a prophecy traps a kingdom in eternal winter, Anna, a fearless optimist, teams up with extreme mountain man Kristoff and his sidekick reindeer Sven on an epic journey to find Anna's sister Elsa, the Snow Queen, and put an end to her icy spell.

Jan
13
2018
Volunteer Tree Planting Work Day

Join BREC as we plant 125 native trees to restore habitat and beautify the CAPP Pennington Trail.

Registration Deadline: 01/09/2018
Registration Closed

Jan
20
2018
Student Horse Show

Watch students compete in Western and English riding events. Classes include: equitation over fences and on the flat, barrel racing, pole bending, trail, Western horsemanship and showmanship. Open to the public.

Jan
21
2018
Student Horse Show

Watch students compete in Western and English riding events. Classes include: equitation over fences and on the flat, barrel racing, pole bending, trail, Western horsemanship and showmanship. Open to the public.

Feb
2
2018
Valentine's Movie Mixer

Whether single or in a pair, love is in the air! Pick your potion- wine, beer, or soda-and enjoy the evening with appetizers, trivia, a movie and more.

Registration Deadline: 02/02/2018

Ages: 21+

Feb
3
2018
Horseshoes & Camping Crews

Horses and Camping? What could be better than camping with your Neeeighbor? Join us for the first annual Horse Shoes and Camping Crew campout at Farr Park.

Registration Deadline: 01/31/2018

Feb
9
2018
Make it a Movie Night: The Princess Bride

When the beautiful maiden Buttercup (Robin Wright) hears that her true love Westley (Cary Elwes) is dead, she reluctantly agrees to marry the loathsome Prince Humperdinck (Chris Sarandon).

Feb
13
2018
Geaux Fish! Rodeo

Grab your fishing pole and Mardi Gras beads and head to the newly renovated North Sherwood Community Park to GEAUX FISHING! BREC Conservation and Outdoor Adventure are joining forces to offer you a fun way to spend your Mardi Gras break.

Registration Deadline: 02/12/2018

Feb
16
2018
Flashlight Night at the Swamp

We welcome you to enjoy the Swamp at night by visiting us during our Swamp Flashlight Nights! Staff will be facilitating live animal encounters and running special nature films. Enjoy a leisurely night hike with your family and friends

Feb
16
2018
Movie in the Park: Despicable Me 3

Grab a blanket or lawn chair and join BREC for a family movie (Rated PG and below) under the stars. Enjoy free popcorn and punch. The movie will be moved inside the gym in the event of inclement weather. All movies begin at dusk Movie titles subject to change.

Feb
20
2018
First Swing Orientation for General Public

Explanation of the First Swing Program and the objective of creating a league for beginners and newcomers to the game of golf. Opportunity to meet the PGA Teaching Pro conducting the sessions.

Ages: 14+

Feb
22
2018
Black History Event

This annual ceremony brings people together from across the parish to recognize and reflect on the contributions that African Americans have made in East Baton Rouge Parish and around the world.

Ages: All ages

Feb
23
2018
First Swing Orientation for General Public

Explanation of the First Swing Program and the objective of creating a league for beginners and newcomers to the game of golf. Opportunity to meet the PGA Teaching Pro conducting the sessions.

Ages: 14+

Feb
24
2018
Nano Days

When reduced to the width of a human hair or smaller, ordinary materials often take on extraordinary properties. Nano-level science promises advanced information processing and storage, new medical treatments and much more. For another year, big things in the Universe take a backseat to all things tiny in this annual celebration of nanotechnology!

Ages: 6+

Mar
3
2018
Birds & Beyond

BREC Conservation and Outdoor Adventure are joining forces to offer you a great birding adventure! Join BREC naturalists and local bird experts on a journey to see all that our local waterways have to offer! You will get the full safari experience by kayak where you can view our parish’s different habitats and wildlife.

Registration Deadline: 03/02/2018

Ages: 13+

Mar
9
2018
Leprechaun Game Night: Zachary

Do you have the luck of the Irish? Come and test your luck at leprechaun games which include games such as Search for your "Pot-O-Gold,” Rainbow Races, Shamrock-N-Roller with sit down scooters and Laser Tag with the Leprechaun.

Mar
10
2018
Rockin' at the Swamp

Join us to explore the exciting world of rocks, minerals, gemstones and fossils. Add to your rock collection or find some unique gift items at our Rockhound Market.

Mar
10
2018
Community Egg Hunt: Forest

Gather up the family for BREC’s community egg hunts packed with fun and exciting activities for everyone. This will include themed recreational games, arts and crafts, visits from the Easter Bunny and much more.

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