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New Big Break Visitor Center at the Delta Grand Opening Oct. 13

10/8/2012

The East Bay Regional Park District hosts a ribbon-cutting and open house at the official dedication on Saturday, October 13, 11 a.m.

The first new Visitor Center built in 38 years by the Park District is the first official interpretive facility on the Delta, and it will be the site for interpretive and school programs with a focus on the Delta, its ecosystems, and wildlife.

The Visitor Center connects to the Big Break Regional Shoreline, with trails, fishing access, and a large-scale interactive map of the Delta.

Local and state elected officials will officially dedicate the center, and an open house and short walk to see some of the amenities, such as a large, outdoor interactive map of the Delta, will follow.

When: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13
Where: Big Break Regional Shoreline, 69 Big Break Road, Oakley (off Main Street, east of Antioch Bridge)
What: First visitor center to offer public and school interpretive programs focused on the Delta.
Admission: Free, and open to the public

The Big Break Visitor Center is open on weekends from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. More information is at www.ebparks.org 


Carolyn Jones
(510) 544-2217
cjones@ebparks.org

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