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The Lawn at CAS
Nature Navigators: Cultivating Budding Naturalists
Program Dates/Times: July 22nd-26th (1pm-4pm) Open to rising 5th-8th Graders, ages 11-14.
Time & Location
Jul 22, 2024, 1:00 PM EDT – Jul 26, 2024, 4:00 PM EDT
The Lawn at CAS, 2540 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus, OH 43202
About This Event
During "Nature Navigators: Cultivating Budding Naturalists," is a dynamic summer program designed to ignite the spirit of exploration in young nature enthusiasts. Set against the backdrop of The Lawn at CAS, this immersive experience offers a perfect blend of adventure, learning, and hands-on discovery.
1. Nature Walks and Exploration: Students will venture into the wonders of The Lawn at CAS with guided nature walks. Participants will develop keen observation skills, identify native flora and fauna, and learn to appreciate the intricate beauty of the natural world.
2. Hands-On Field Studies: Budding naturalists will delve into the intricacies of insects, plants, and wildlife, fostering a sense of curiosity and discovery equipped with magnifying glasses and field guides.
3. Nature Journaling: Through sketches, observations, and reflections, participants will chronicle their experiences and deepen their connection to the environment.
4. Ecology and Ecosystems: Exploring the delicate balance of ecosystems through engaging discussions and interactive activities, participants will gain insights into the interconnected web of life and the importance of environmental conservation.
5. Botanical and Wildlife Identification: Honing their skills in identifying common plants and wildlife, participants will sharpen their naturalist expertise, enhancing their ability to navigate and understand the diversity of the natural world.
You will receive an email a week prior to the start of the program with information regarding location, paperwork, drop off and pick up time, along with the culminating program presentation information.
Program sold out? You can register to be on our waitlist. We will notify you if a spot opens up!
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Crafts from the EarthSale ends: Jul 26, 12:00 PM EDT
Jul 26, 12:00 PM EDT
Minimum Registration Requirement: If registration for a program offering is less than the minimum number (10), the program will not be offered at that time. You will be notified if the program does not meet the minimum number You will receive an email a week prior to the start of the program with information regarding location, paperwork, drop off and pick up time, along with the culminating program presentation information. Please fill out the student forms for participation in this program.Price$50.00