WNC Nature Center Groundhog Day Prediction
Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 2 p.m.
Asheville, NC –The Western North Carolina Nature Center’s female groundhog, Nibbles, will make her predictions about the remaining weeks of winter in Western North Carolina on Groundhog Day, Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 2 p.m. at the WNC Nature Center.
This year, Nibbles will be joined by WLOS morning show anchor Holly Headrick for the prediction. The afternoon will also feature special presentations, stories, and songs celebrating Groundhog Day.
All activities are included with paid admission to the WNC Nature Center. Admission to the WNC Nature Center is $6 for adults ($8 for non-Asheville residents), $5 for seniors ($7 for non-Asheville residents), $4 for youth ages 3-15 and children age 2 and under are free.
For more information including directions and special programs visit the WNC Nature Center website at www.wncnaturecenter.com or contact Chris Gentile, Director of the Western North Carolina Nature Center, at 828-259-8090.
The WNC Nature Center is part of the City of Asheville Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department and features over 250 animals native to the Southern Appalachians including red wolves, otters, birds of prey, black bears, and reptiles. The Nature Center is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and welcomes over 92,000 visitors annually.