Beginning-Intermediate Walk & Talk Bird Tour
- Beginning Bird Tour will start again on Saturday, August 1st.
Join us as we go on a walking bird tour and learn about the birds who live at the Wetland! Meet the tour leaders at the Wetland Center at 7:00a.m. With migration here, it is the perfect time to learn the basics of birding. In this beginner to immediate class, you will learn how to use binoculars, field guides, keep a life-list and what to look for when identifying birds. Enjoy a relaxing morning learning more about the fastest growing spectator sport in America. Free with $5 Admission; Members are Free. Binoculars and Field guides are available for use. For questions contact the Wetland Center.
What better way to enjoy the wetland than by getting into the wetland via our boardwalk. Join a Wetland Staff member for a guided walk and learn about the many cool things happening in the wetland. Learn about the mammals, birds, amphibian ands plants that call the wetland their home. Wear a hat, bring some insect repellent and a water bottle, and you will be off for an adventure. No reservations required!
Join us for Family Fun Days, a series of classes designed for children 6-12 years old, all with hands-on, get-in-the-outdoors activities. From building fires to collecting rocks, come for one or all the classes to learn the importance of the outdoors to our life!
All classes are on Wednesday. Classes are from 10:00 – 11:30 am.
June 10 - Before the S'Mores - Learn the basics of fire building.
June 17 - We Love Bats! - Bats are amazing mammals; come and explore these awesome creatures.
July 8 - Architecture in Nature - Animals build incredible places to live! Explore the engineering marvels of our outdoor builders.
July 22 - Wetland on the Rocks - Explore the geology of the wetland property and take some samples home with you.
August 12 - Art, Naturally - Get crafty with natural materials found at the wetland.
August 26 - Fur: Wildlife Fashion or Essential? - Examine the pelts of our local mammals and discover the answer!
The cost is $9 per student and includes one parent or adult per family unit. Registration is limited to 10 children 6 to 12 years old. So that we may observe social distancing, no other adults or children will be allowed in the classroom but are welcome to enjoy the center during the program. Additional individuals will be charged the regular entry fee. For questions about the programs, contact Linda Dunn email@example.com
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