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Family Public Program: Saturday Science – Aldo Leopold Day

January 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

| Free

Aldo at table croppedBring the whole family to celebrate the life and legacy of Wisconsin’s premier conservationist, Aldo Leopold! Hear a reading of Nancy Nye Hunt’s children’s book, Aldo Leopold’s Shack: Nina’s Story and participate in activities throughout the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery as a part of their Saturday Science series. Practice some of Aldo’s favorite pastimes such as bird watching, fishing, tracking and phenology through games, activities and scavenger hunts.

Join us to celebrate Wisconsin’s legendary naturalist and his legacy of environmentalism and conservation! Identify and investigate mammals, birds, fish, insects, reptiles and amphibians; read animal tracks and tree rings; make your own nature journal; build instruments to measure the wind and weather; and more.

No pre-registration required.
ALNC Members and Non-Members: FREE.

Details

Start:
January 6, 2018 10:00 am
End:
January 6, 2018 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://discovery.wisc.edu/programs/saturday-science

Venue

Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery
Phone:
(608) 316-4300
330 N. Orchard St. Madison, 53715 United States
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Website:
http://discovery.wisc.edu/discovery