Merryspring Nature Center will host a family summer ecology walk as part of its Free Family Fridays series Friday, July 8 at 10 a.m.

This easy walk through Merryspring’s meadows and forests is an introduction to the Nature Center for children, families, and people of all ages. Attendees will discover evidence of animals, listen for birds, see blooming wildflowers, and learn about some of the park’s most interesting natural and man-made features.

This program is outdoors. Guests must wear weather-appropriate clothing, sturdy shoes, and be prepared to walk for one hour. In the event of rain, the program will be canceled. Free Family Fridays will take place at Merryspring on select July and August Fridays at 10 a.m.

Preregistration is necessary for this event, with limited space available. Guests may sign up by contacting Merryspring at 236-2239 or Admission is free to all. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Merryspring is located at the end of Conway Road, just off of Route 1 in Camden, behind Hannaford Shopping Plaza. For more information, contact or call 236-2239.