Making a Difference...

Friends of Battle Park, inc. is a tax-exempt 501c3 organization for the purpose of preservation and education. We aim to preserve the ecological diversity at Battle Park in Rocky Mount, while offering educational programs in the park to encourage awareness and community engagement. Our positive message is infectious and our support is growing exponentially. Our mission is to preserve, enhance, and beautify Battle Park. With your support, we will become an unstoppable force in our effort to do great things in Battle Park. Jump on board, our momentum is fierce, our long list of supporters is impressive, and the City of Rocky Mount and all of its residents stand to gain enormously from our efforts.
God’s Eye Basket Making on Dec. 8th

God’s Eye Basket Making on Dec. 8th

Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 10 AM – 1 PM Gather materials from the forest and make a God's eye basket. Bring gloves, pruning shears, and a sharp knife (if you know how to use it safely). We will enjoy hot chocolate, Christmas music and have a propane hand warmer to...

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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...

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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 if...

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Become a Friend of Battle Park

Battle Park needs more friends. If you have an appreciation for nature, we encourage you to become a friend of Battle Park. Join us for special outings, hikes, educational tours, and craft projects. Help us manage the park by joining on volunteer work days. Help us get the word out by telling others and sharing our special events.

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