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Field School – Insects

Monday, August 23, 2021
10:00 am12:00 pm

Join a Mohonk Preserve Environmental Educator as your students search in the fields and edges of the forests for insects of all shapes and sizes. Learn how to safely catch and release insects while discovering how to identify them using key characteristics. Find out about the importance of our pollinator friends and learn what plants are best for attracting them. This program is appropriate for students ages 6 to 12 accompanied by a registered adult. Registration is required for children and adults. Masks are required for those not fully vaccinated; younger siblings and dogs are not permitted on this program. Fee: $15/person

This summer Mohonk Preserve is offering hands on outdoor programming for young students. Bring your eager learners between the ages of 6 and 12 including an adult chaperone for an immersive two-hour experience on the land with a Mohonk Preserve Educator. A 1:5 chaperone to student ratio is required for all Field School programs. Space is limited to 20 including chaperones and registration is required. Come prepared to learn in the outdoors this summer. Minimum of group size of 8 participants is required. Don’t wait! Registration closes 4 days before the program, at 2:00 p.m.

Photo by Renee Zernitsky