From Thurday, December 27 through Saturday, December 29, 2012, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day, the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center will introduce kids, 4 to 12 years old, to the wonders of the natural world. Teacher naturalists will lead nature hikes, crafts, stories, games and live animal presentations centering around the theme of nature. Note: children must bring their own lunch, water bottle and snack from home and be dressed for cold weather.
Thursday, December 27, 2012, the program is Nature After Dark, which explores the world of animals that thrive in the dark. Friday, December 28, 2012: Navigating Nature, where kids will learn about migration, and will use maps and compasses to navigate nature. On Saturday, December 29, 2012, Life Underground will explore the world of burrowing birds, turtles and insects. There will be games and a search for some subterranean species.
Program fees - members: $180 for all three days or $70 per day, and for non-members: $205 for all three days or $80 per day. To register, please contact the center at (516) 922-6734.