After each Fireside program at Sinks Canyon State Park guests are invited to roast marshmallows around hot coals. Pictured is one post- program from last summer.

(Lander, Wyo.) – Sinks Canyon State Park has announced the Fireside Speaker Series schedule for summer 2014. The series will begin on July 11th. The series is held at the camp host site in the Popo Agie campground on Fridays at 6:30 p.m.

The first speaker of the summer is Brian DeBolt from Wyoming Game and Fish. He will discuss Black bears and Grizzly bears, giving facts about the species’ and how they are an important part of the Wind River Range.

Families are welcome at these events. After the series there will be a small campfire, so kids and adults alike are encouraged to bring marshmallows to roast. Bench seating is available, but attendees may bring camp chairs if desired.

The schedule is as follows:

July 11th- Black and Grizzly Bears with Brian DeBolt, Game and Fish

July 18th- Bats of the Wind River Range with Krysta Demere, Game and Fish

July 25th- Mountain Lions in Sinks Canyon with Stan Harter, Game and Fish

August 1st- The History of Sinks Canyon with Sarah Trembly, Sinks Canyon State Park

All programs are held in the Popo Agie Campground at the camp host site at 6:30 p.m.

– Provided by Sinks Canyon State Park.