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Itasca State Park volunteer Richard Larson, at left, helps Jack (middle) and Isaac McQuown make a thistle seed bird feeder out of a recycled water bottle. Dad Troy McQuown is looking on in the background. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Kids spend day making nature projects

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The vernal equinox was a sunny day, but one that struggled to get above the freezing mark.

That brisk weather didn't stop kids of all ages from participating in a Spring Activity Day at Itasca State Park.


The park featured Do It Yourself nature projects at affordable prices.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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