Wondering what to do with the kids on a cold, wintery Saturday afternoon at 1 o’clock? Buffalo
National River has the answer. Bring them to the Ponca Elk Education Center at the north end
of Boxley Valley where the National Park Service is proud to offer “Second Saturday” in January,
February and March. Participants can experience Buffalo National River during this fun indoor
activity highlighting “safety in the outdoors”. Materials will also be provided for kids to have
an opportunity to make crafts plus they will become a Junior Ranger receiving their badge and
This event is open to the public at no charge so make your plans to join us at our “Second Saturday” events in the town of Ponca on Hwy 43.
Extreme winter weather or bad roads could make for a schedule change. For more information
please call Park Ranger Linda Bishop at 870-365-2794 or 870-446-5373.