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Insect Investigations Family Field Trip

Monday, August 10, 2020
Co-Ed
The Hitchcock Center for the Environment 845 West Street AmherstMA  01002
Monday, August 10, 2020
Co-Ed
The Hitchcock Center for the Environment 845 West Street AmherstMA  01002

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Insect Investigations Family Field Trip

Aug 10 (Monday)

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Hitchcock Center for the Environment

$17.00

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Nature Explorer Family Field Trips (ages vary; see below) Katie Koerten, Jeff Mazur, Helen Ann Sephton or Aemelia Thompson, HCE Educators Dates and times vary as specified below Fee per Child: Tier A-$28 per trip Tier B-$22 per trip Tier C-$17 per trip Fee per Adult: Tier A-$33 per trip Tier B-$26 per trip Tier C-$20 per trip (limit up to two adults and three children per family) Join one of our talented Hitchcock Center educators and choose among many fun-filled and hands-on field trips designed for the whole family (age levels for children vary as indicated below). Each field trip is two hours in length. Consider extending the trip by packing a picnic lunch and staying after the program ends! Adults without children are welcome too!! Insect Investigations (all ages) Wednesdays, 2–4pm on July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Mondays, 10am–12noon on Aug. 3, 10 What makes an animal an insect? What role do insects play in our world and how are they important to people? Students will learn about the science of entomology through a live insect lab, and will collect insects, and their non-insect relatives, in various habitats on our trails. Through these activities, we will learn about the adaptations, life cycles and ecology of one of the most successful groups of animals on earth.

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