Events for April 22, 2023 – Western National Parks Association

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Explore culture, history, nature, and more at virtual events or events at The National Parks Store. To find events among the 70+ national parks that partner with Western National Parks Association, visit the Discover Our Parks page and choose a partner park.

Earth Day and Clean-up at Mojave National Preserve

Mojave National Preserve 90942 Kelso Cima Rd, Essex

MOJAVE NATIONAL PRESERVE, Calif. – The National Park Service (NPS) invites you to visit Mojave National Preserve to camp and help clean up the park April 21-23, Earth Day weekend. The National Park Service, with many partners, is hosting a volunteer-driven stewardship event to help the park remove trash and restore damaged public lands. Volunteers […]


Junior Ranger Celebration at Big Thicket

Big Thicket National Preserve 6102 FM 420, Kountze

KOUNTZE, Texas – Come celebrate Junior Ranger Day at Big Thicket National Preserve on Saturday, April 22, 2023. This FREE family-friendly event will take place at the visitor center located […]

Event Series Native Basketry Trunk Show

Native Basketry Trunk Show

The National Parks Store 12880 N Vistoso Village Dr, Tucson

Join American Indian crafts–expert Terry DeWald as he explains the history and artistry of a wide variety of antique and contemporary baskets. Learn about the use of these baskets, as well as how basketry has evolved, before perusing an assortment of baskets for sale. Talks at 11 AM and 2 PM. This event is free, […]


The Mess and Muster at Fort Larned NHS

Fort Larned National Historic Site 1767 KS-156, Larned

Fort Larned NHS – Fort Larned National Historic Site and the Fort Larned Old Guard are pleased to announce the Old Guard’s annual meeting, the Mess and Muster, on Saturday, April 22. Join us for an all-day event celebrating the life the Army’s enlisted soldiers. The Old Guard is Fort Larned’s official friends’ group. This year’s […]