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School Vacation Week Nature Activities

Audubon Society of Rhode Island
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Become a Nature Explorer! Join Audubon in a weeklong voyage to discover and test your nature skills. Take off on an expedition with an Audubon naturalist and explore our local habitats with nets, magnifying glasses, and more.

Schedule for each day:

Nature crafts: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Nature story: 10:00 am and 1:00 pm
Special Program*: 11:00am
Animal interview: 1:30 pm

*Special programs are held each day at 11:00 am and are recommended for ages 6 and up. Free with suggested donation, no registration is required. An indoor program will be substituted in the event of rain. See the list below for each day's special program.

Explore the Shore
Monday, April 16, 2018
Join Audubon for a hike down to the seashore to find our favorite plants and animals. Come learn about these creatures and their amazing adaptations that help them live in such a special place. Kids will bring home a seashore-inspired craft.

Swamp Romp
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Grab a net and head to the wetlands with Audubon to look for signs of spring! Can you spot a turtle? How about a frog? What other animals can you find with your net? We will make a special swamp-inspired craft to take home.

Meadow Madness
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
The meadow is home to lots of different creatures. From insects to rodents, it’s the perfect place for a bird of prey to find its next meal! Let’s look for insects and play a game to learn about raptor hunting skills.

Forest Foray
Thursday, April 19, 2018
Learn about the different animals who call this local habitat their home. Play nature games and work together to create fairy homes in the forest.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Friday, April 20, 2018
Help Audubon celebrate Earth Day with eco-friendly activities! Kids will play recycle themed games and craft a special piece of art out of recycled materials.

Audubon Environmental Education Center, 1401 Hope Street, Bristol, RI; April 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 2018; 10:00 am-2:00 pm; Free with suggested donation. Ages: All.