Jul 12 - Jul 16 (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday)
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Ages 8-10 · Co-Ed
St. Paul Gym
From Jul 12, 2021 to Jul 16, 2021
Each Monday from 12:30 PM to 03:00 PM
Each Tuesday from 12:30 PM to 03:00 PM
Each Wednesday from 12:30 PM to 03:00 PM
Each Thursday from 12:30 PM to 03:00 PM
Each Friday from 12:30 PM to 03:00 PM
Uncover the gross but fascinating characteristics of raptors. Learn why a turkey vulture poops on its feet, and how it stays healthy even though it eats dead animals. Explore the difference between owl pellets and owl mutes. Look at the life cycles of some parasites that are "hitchhikers" on raptors and learn why these "natural recyclers" are an important part of the food chain. Try many hands-on activities and see live education owls, hawks, falcons, eagles, and a turkey vulture.
This program meets Monday - Friday, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Dress for outdoor activity for all of our in-person programs. Participants should arrive already wearing sunscreen, comfortable clothing and walking or athletic shoes. Rain or shine, be prepared for all kinds of weather! Bring a rain jacket and/or umbrella if rain is in the forecast. Bring a full water bottle, and a backpack or bag to keep your belongings all together. Be sure to label everything with your name. Pay close attention to dates and times for the programs you register for - they vary by age and topic. Additional information regarding check in and out procedures, safety guidelines, and other need to know items will be provided via email prior to the start of your program -- check your online registration account and make sure you are opted in to receive emails from us.
All registrants agree to the policies and procedures of Youth Programs, including change fees, cancellation fees, deadlines, and other details found in the program materials and Parent/Guardian Handbook.
St Paul Gym
University of Minnesota - Recreation and Wellness Center