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Natural History

August 10 - 10:30 - 16:00

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One event on August 10, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on August 24, 2018 at 10:30am

Friday July 27, August 10, and August 24 – 10:30 am to 4 pm
Ages 7 to 12

Explore the natural heritage of Pinhey’s Point through fun and interactive activities and games.

Cost: $6.50 per child

This is a drop-in style program; pre-registration is not required.

July 27 – The Study of Trees

The house at Pinhey’s Point would have been built from locally sourced lumber. Can you identify the trees growing at our site? How would settler activities have changed the surrounding natural habitat?

August 10 – Bird Watching

Explore the natural animal habitat at Pinhey’s Point and learn more about the birds that call it home. How do the birds here compare to those you might see in the city (or even pet birds at home)?

August 24 – The Shale Beach

Become an amateur geologist and examine rocks and samples from the shale beach along the river to determine how the beach formed and why it is unique.

Details

Date:
August 10
Time:
10:30 - 16:00
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Venue

Pinhey’s Point
270 Pinhey’s Point Road, R.R. 1
Dunrobin, Ontario K0A 1T0 Canada
Phone:
(613) 832-1249
Website:
pinheyspoint.ca
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