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Spring Wild Adventure Programs at Southwick's Zoo
Make your child's spring break a Wild Adventure! We are now offering single-day educational programs at Southwick's Zoo for students in grades 2-4 and grades 5-8. Slime, Scales, & Wings $80 non-member / $70 EARTH Ltd. member Grades 2-4: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 9:00am -3:00pm Grades: 5-8: Thursday, April 20, 2017 9:00am-3:00pm Students in this program will learn about the many slimey, scaley, and winged creatures found at Southwick’s Zoo! Students will get to meet many of the zoo's reptiles, amphibians, bird, and insects in this hands on program. Mad About Mammals $80 non-member / $70 EARTH Ltd. member Grades 2-4: Wednesday, April 19, 2017 9:00am -3:00pm Grades: 5-8: Friday, April 21, 2017 9:00am-3:00pm Everyone loves cute and furry critters! This program focuses on the many unusual mammal species found in Southwick's Zoo. Students will also learn about the zoo’s newest babies.Note to EARTH members: To receive your member discount, click “enter promotional code” when you register. Your code is the first 5 letters of your last name + the first 2 letters of your first name. Example: John Smith’s code would be SMITHJO. If your last name is fewer than 5 letters, just use your full last name + the first 2 letters of your first name, Jane Doe’s code would be DOEJA. Program Notes Drop Off Time: 9:00am at the top of the zoo’s small parking lot near the main gate (there is a sign) Pick up Time: 3:00pm at the top of the zoo’s small parking lot near the main gate (there is a sign) Make sure your child is dressed for the weather. We spend most of the day outdoors and do a large amount of walking, so we recommend that children do not wear sandals or open toed shoes. Children should bring a lunch and a water bottle. For more information, please contact: Jan Weatherbee, Program Coordinator, at 508-478-0225 or jnwthrb@comcast.net Bob Clark, Program Director, at earthltdsummerprogram@gmail.com

When: Apr 18, 2017 9am in Mendon, MA

Summer Wild Adventure Programs

Make your child's Summer vacation a Wild Adventure! EARTH Ltd and Southwick's Zoo offer a variety of 3-5 day programs for students in grades K-9. EARTH Ltd members save 10% on registration.EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT: Register between February 1, 2017 and March 15, 2017 to save 10% on each program. Note to EARTH members: To receive your member discount, click “enter promotional code” when you register. Your code is the first 5 letters of your last name + the first 2 letters of your first name. Example: John Smith=SMITHJO. If your last name is fewer than 5 letters, just use your full last name + the first 2 letters of your first name. June 26-30 Adventures & Ecosystems Grades 4-69:00am-4:00pm$335 non-member / $301.50 EARTH Ltd. member Each day of this program focuses on a different ecosystem. Students will learn the characteristics of each ecosystem, what animals live there, and what adaptations these animals have to allow them to survive in their habitats. July 5-7Introduction to Animal Ecology Grades K & 19:00am-12:00pm$150 non-member / $137.50 EARTH Ltd. member This shorter, 3 day program for younger children provides a fun basic introduction to animal ecology. Students participate in a number of hands on activities, arts and crafts, and more. July 10-14Animal Behavior Grades 2 & 39:00am-4:00pm$335 non-member / $301.50 EARTH Ltd. member Students will look at what makes each type of animal unique and their adaptations that make them best suited for where they live. Kids will learn through hands on activities and even meet a few of our animals up close and personal. July 17-21Adventures & Ecosystems Grades 4-69:00am-4:00pm$335 non-member / $301.50 EARTH Ltd. member Each day of this program focuses on a different ecosystem. Students will learn the characteristics of each ecosystem, what animals live there, and what adaptations these animals have to allow them to survive in their habitats. July 24-28Introduction to Animal Ecology Grades 1 & 29:00am-12:00pm$160 non-member / $144 EARTH Ltd. member This program for younger children provides a fun basic introduction to animal ecology. Students participate in a number of hands on activities, arts and crafts, and more. July 31-August 4Teen Zoology Grades 7-99:00am-4:00pm$395 non-member / $355.50 EARTH Ltd. member This program is for older students interested in learning about careers relating to zoology. Students will spend time at the zoo as well as attending off site excursions including a whale watch and trip to The Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine. August 7-11Teen Zoology Grades 7-99:00am-4:00pm$335 non-member / $301.50 EARTH Ltd. member This program is for older students interested in learning about careers relating to zoology. Students will spend time at the zoo as well as attending off site excursions including a whale watch and trip to The Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine. Program Notes Drop Off Time: 9:00am at the top of the zoo’s small parking lot near the main gate (there is a sign) Pick up Time: 4:00pm (noon for July 24-28 and July 5-7 programs) at the top of the zoo’s small parking lot near the main gate (there is a sign) Make sure your child is dressed for the weather. We spend most of the day outdoors and do a large amount of walking, so we recommend that children do not wear sandals or open toed shoes. Children should bring:Water bottle, lunch, sunscreen, insect repellent, hat/visor, backpack. Depending on the weather each day, you may want to pack additional clothing such as a sweatshirt, additonal pair of socks, etc. For more information, please contact: Jan Weatherbee, Program Coordinator, at 508-478-0225 or jnwthrb@comcast.net Bob Clark, Program Director, at earthltdsummerprogram@gmail.com

When: Jun 26, 2017 9am in Mendon, MA

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About Mendon, MA
The Town Mendon was founded in 1667 and is located in Worcester County and is the oldest town in the county.

Mendon consists of about 6000 year round residents.

The town hosts annual fairs every year. The Country Fair and the Strawberry Festival attract anywhere from 4 to 14000 visitors each year.