WHAT TO EXPECT:
Get monthly learning session (MLS) credit for playing in the park! To get MLS credit for this event you need to fill out the registration form below & attend the event.
There will be a Girls Inc staff present at this event. When the event is a week away you will receive an email with name & contact of the Girls Inc staff as well as any other important event info.
There will be snacks provided by Girls Inc. but no formal lunch. There is a lunch break built into this event so bring some lunch to have lovely picnic.
The maximum number of youth that can attend is 20.
You will be walking around a meadow outside. Be prepared by bringing: a water bottle, clothes that can get dirty, rain boots if you have them or shoes that can get dirty and layers in case the weather is unpredictable.
Objective: To learn how to identify, safely catch, and understand the life style of local aquatic and terrestrial amphibian species.
11:00am – Meet at north parking lot and walk down to north meadow (the north meadow is a Habitat Conservation Area that is off limits to the public unless they are with a PPR staffer).
11:15am – 11:30am – Look at live aquatic breeding specimens and learn how to identify eggs, tadpoles and adults of many species.
11:30am – 12:15pm – Youth can explore the north meadow and see how many species they can find.
12:15pm – 12:45pm – Lunch in the meadow.
12:45pm – 1:20pm – Learn about and look for terrestrially breeding species.
1:20pm-1:30pm – Walk back to parking lot and say goodbye.
WHAT YOU NEED TO DO:
Fill out the Eureka! Monthly Learning Session form below.
Come to the event and connect with the Girls Inc staff that is monitoring attendance. You will receive info about the Girls Inc staff & starting location around a week away from the event.
WHAT PARENTS/GUARDIANS NEED TO KNOW:
This is a youth focused event. Expect to drop off your youth and come back to pick them up when the event is done.
The maximum number of participants is 20 and youth will be prioritized above adults.
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION NEAR THIS EVENT :
Bus: 19 & 70