Get ready to discover wild New Hampshire

CONCORD – It might be cold outside, but spring is here, and so is Discover Wild New Hampshire Day. The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department’s most popular free community event is set for 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, April 16, at 11 Hazen Drive.

Discover Wild New Hampshire Day is a fun way for the whole family to explore New Hampshire’s wildlife resources and legacy of outdoor traditions. Browse educational exhibits presented by environmental and conservation organizations from throughout the state. See live animals, big fish and trained falcons. Try your hand at archery, casting, fly-tying and BB gun shooting. Watch retriever dogs in action. Get creative with hands-on craft activities. Plus, check out the latest hunting and fishing gear.

Discover Wild New Hampshire Day is hosted by the Fish and Game Department and sponsored in part by the Wildlife Heritage Foundation of New Hampshire, www.nhwildlifeheritage.org. For information, visit www.wildnh.com.