Calling all kids who like to explore outside: Children ages 4-6 are invited to become Nature Detectives! There are two options:
Nature Detectives at Bauer Park is a drop-off program on Thursdays beginning November 8th. From butterflies to birds, junior scientists learn about the diversity of life at Bauer Park. We focus on a different topic each week, and a different theme each session, searching for clues and conducting experiments to unlock the
Madison Nature Detectives meet at a different outdoor location each Friday in Madison. From the beaches to the forests, we explore our town's many natural resources. Activities include hiking, scavenger hunts, water studies and more,
all while learning how the town's ecosystems are interconnected. Directions to
each week's site are sent to participants via e-mail. Children must be
accompanied by an adult. (Younger siblings are welcome too!)
Both programs include morning (9:00-10:30) and afternoon (1:00-2:30) sessions.
Register at the Madison Beach & Recreation office at town campus (203-245-5623) or online at http://www.madisonct.org/Beach_Rec/forms.htm