Winter Family Day
For Immediate Release
Contact: Lisa Lawton, Director of Community Relations
(541) 743-8762; (800) 547-5445; TravelLaneCounty.org
Free Winter Family Day at the Adventure Center
Jan. 5, 2013 - 10 a.m. to noon
Click here to download Winter Family Day Flyer (PDF)
Springfield, Ore. - Kids and their families are invited to enjoy a morning of hands-on activities and learning focused on winter recreation in the Cascades.
Travel Lane County will host a free Winter Family Day on Saturday, Jan. 5, from 10 a.m. to noon, at the Eugene, Cascades & Coast Adventure Center in Springfield.
Experts from Willamette Pass Resort, Hoodoo Recreation & Ski Area and Berg's Ski & Snowboard Shop will share information about lessons, rentals, kids' camps, special events and tips for first-time skiers and snowboarders. Kid-sized snowsport equipment will also be available to see and try on.
Kids can make winter-themed crafts throughout the morning and enter to win prizes. Free hot chocolate, coffee and snacks will be served.
Travel Lane County hosts Family Day events on a quarterly basis focused on seasonal, family-friendly recreation, activities and events throughout Lane County.
Families can contact Travel Lane County to sign up for quarterly Kids' Adventure Club e-newsletters, event calendars and special invitations to upcoming Kids' Adventure Club events.
The Eugene, Cascades & Coast Adventure Center is located at 3312 Gateway St., in Springfield, in the Crossroads Center between Michaels and Best Buy.
For more details on Winter Family Day, contact Travel Lane County at (541) 484-5307 or visit www.EugeneCascadesCoast.org/kids-club.