Fall Schedule of Nature Walks

Fall Schedule of Nature Walks

Our fall series of Nature Days at Battle Park begins September 1st. These entertaining and educational opportunities are free and open to the public. Nature Days at Battle Park can be enjoyed by all ages, so bring the entire family. On scheduled event days, meet at...
Beginner Bird Watching Walk

Beginner Bird Watching Walk

Beginner Bird Watching Walk – November 17, 2018 at 10:00 AM Join us for a birding walk as we discuss techniques for beginning bird watching and explore the diverse habitats of the park in search of native and migratory birds. Binoculars not needed but bring them...
Friends of Battle Park Social at Trax

Friends of Battle Park Social at Trax

Friends of Battle Park Social at Trax Coffee Bar. Thursday, October 25, 2018 from 5PM – 7PM. Meet other local nature lovers and learn more about Friends of Battle Park. Located at 301 S Church St Rocky Mount, NC.   Please share this...

Nature Walk Follow-Up from 10-6-18

The “It’s All There” program was a huge success. Some of the skills of our ancestors were on display in Battle Park. Many residents were on hand for a program filled with explanations and demonstrations. Don’t miss Wilderness Survival on...

Nature Walk Follow-Up from 9-1-18

Today was the Fantastic Flora walk in Battle Park. It was a lot of fun and very educational. Friends of Battle Park is proud to be hosting these free events in the park. Don’t miss the next one Oct. 6th.

Give a little love to your park!

Give a little love to your park. We are Friends of Battle Park. We are a non-profit organization focused of nature education and park preservation. We would like the city to preserve this natural area for future generations to enjoy. We encourage the city to promote nature education and hope to some day see a nature education center built in the park. Like us on Facebook, check out our web page http://friendsofbattlepark.com/ Come to a nature walk or other educational event.

Posted by Friends of Battle Park on Monday, June 4, 2018

Sophie Sings the FOBP Theme Song

Sophie Barton performed the Friends of Battle Park Theme Song, “Give a Little Love to Your Park,” on our latest Nature Walk....
Upcoming Nature Walk

Upcoming Nature Walk

Join us June 2, 2018 at 10am at the Battle Park boat ramp parking lot. Free, Fun, and Educational! Learn about Trees, Plants, Wildlife, Native American Lore, and More! Help us spread the word by sharing our Facebook Event.  
Beginners Plant Identification

Beginners Plant Identification

May 12, 2018 from 10AM – 1PM Learn the basics of plant identification. Come with notebook and pencil, ready to learn. Warning, this is not our usual nature walk. We will cover plant structure, habitat, form, and function. We will focus on minute plant details....