scurried all over the sandy bottom of the creek.
Pregnant Bears and Crawdad
Eyes: Excursions and Encounters in Animal Worlds, by Paul Schullery.
LAKESIDE - The Lakeside Crawdad
Festival, a new three-day free event on the coast, presents a weekend of music, a Cajun Cook-off, a street fair and a crawdad
boil at Lakeside County Park, South Eighth Street and Park Avenue.
The entertainment includes Emmy Award winner Dan Crow of Nickelodeon fame, who will be entertaining children in his ``Mahalo - Multilingual Songs'' workshop, and special guests Banjo Bob and Melody Burns, who will perform the creepy thriller ``Ghosts, Crawdads
and Chickens'' on Saturday and ``Music for Little Kids'' on Sunday.
here are big enough to cook -- if you can see them to catch them where they blend skillfully into the muddy banks.
In Texas and Louisiana, where the critter also constitutes a major industry, Southern slang softens the name to crawfish or crawdads
And there was none to pelt its muskrats and scare its minnows and trap its crawdads
and capture its tadpoles.
The Rangers and the Double A Frisco RoughRiders have agreed to a four-year extension through the 2014 season, and Texas has extended its affiliations with the Low A Hickory Crawdads
of the South Atlantic League and the Short Season A Spokane Indians of the Northwest League for two years each through 2012.
They took off to play with friends down the road, take the dogs and ride the ponies down to the creek to play in the water, or hunt crawdads
and look for cool rocks, hang out in their treehouse in a huge old oak out in the back pasture and play Cowboys and Indians .
Lakeside is a long way from Louisiana, but that won't prevent organizers of the community's new Crawdad
Festival from importing more than half a ton of Louisiana crawdads
Other forage includes crawdads
, golden shiners and baby bass.
River Cantina, 1375 Garden Highway; 929-2268.