Did you know that the gray squirrel is North Carolina's state mammal and that field research on them took place historically at Yates Mill Pond? Join us on "Squirrel Appreciation Day” as we explore the adaptations that make this bushy-tailed mammal so mesmerizing through stories, a craft and a nature hike. For all ages. Registration is required for all family members and children must be accompanied by an adult. Maximum number of participants: 24.