Wednesday, May 18, 2011
Discovery Club Presents: National Parks in the United States
Vinnytsia Information Center “Window on America” made a presentation on the topic “National Parks of the USA” for the participants of Discovery Club on 21, May where they had an opportunity to get to know about various American national parks (58). It included not only a presentation of the largest, the oldest, the newest, the most-visited parks of the USA but sharing experience of the American Volunteer who had been there many times. The survey on the National Park of American Samoa and Death Valley National Park (California – Nevada) ended with congratulations of winners who had got books about National Parks. The second presentation provided info about the best national parks with amusing facts of visiting them.
12 participants were successful to take part in this activity. There were social workers, students, engineers, teachers and economists among them. The most enjoyable piece of information was on America's National Parks: Shenandoah National Park, Yosemite National Park (California), Denali and Katmai, Grand Canyon National Park, Everglades National Park (Florida), Glacier National Park (Montana), Dry Tortugas National Park (Florida), Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (Hawaii) and Yellowstone National Park (Wyoming, Montana, Idaho).
The qoute of this meeting is the following one: “When you visit any national park, remember that you are entering a sanctuary of natural and cultural environments, preserved so that you and future visitors may enjoy them”.
Posted by Window on America at 6:40 PM