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Field School Programs

Spring 2021 Field School Programs

This spring Mohonk Preserve is offering hands on outdoor programming for local learning groups. Gather a group of up to 10 at home learners between the ages of 6 and 12, including at least one adult chaperone, for an immersive two-hour experience on the land with a Mohonk Preserve Educator. One adult must register for the group and space is limited to one learning group per program.

Come prepared to learn in the outdoors this spring!


 

  • Tuesday, May 4th, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

    Spend the morning streamside with Environmental Educator Penny Adler-Colvin to learn about the stream habitat by catching and releasing, investigating and identifying animals that call it home. This program is appropriate for students ages 6 to 12 accompanied by at least one adult. Registration by one adult is required for the group and group size is limited to 10 individuals including adults. Masks are required; younger siblings and dogs are not permitted on this program. Fee: $45


 

  • Tuesday, May 11th, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

    Join Environmental Educator Penny Adler-Colvin as your students imagine their way back through time to learn about the Lenape people and their ancestral homelands stewarded today by the Mohonk Preserve. A 1-mile hike on easy to moderate terrain through fields and forest leads you to a recreated Lenape encampment. Enter the longhouse and participate in skills-based, hands-on activities that Lenape youths practiced during the period of European contact. This program is appropriate for students ages 6 to 12accompanied by at least one adult. Registration by one adult is required for the group and group size is limited to 10 individuals including adults. Masks are required; younger siblings and dogs are not permitted on this program. Fee: $45


 

Questions? Contact Lauren Borer at lborer@mohonkpreserve.org.

 

Banner Photo by Karen Maloy Brady