A program about the American woodcock, hosted by the Hancock Park District, will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. today, and at the same time April 20 or 27 at Shelter 6 in Riverbend Recreation Area.

There will be root beer floats for participants.

The program is recommended for children at least 8 years old. Children 15 years old and younger must be accompanied by an adult.

The program is free, but registration is required by 4 p.m. today, online at www.HancockParks.com under the “Programs & Activities” tab, or by calling the park district office, 419-425-7275.

The program will be held with a minimum of four and a maximum of 20 participants.