Friday, April 05, 2024 / 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Moon Myths and Signs in the Sky

Meeting Place: Museum
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Can cows predict the weather? What exactly does "red sky at night, sailors delight" mean? In a modern age of Doppler radar and weather satellites, are any of those old sayings really worth remembering? Join park staff to learn about some of the old sayings that served as weather forecasting for farmers in early 20th century Arkansas, which sayings are false, and the science behind the ones that are true.