Saturday at The Sawmill: Terrifically Terrestrial Turtles

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Saturday, June 16, 2018
11:00am - 12:00pm
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The Sawmill
The Sawmill
32 Mill Rd.
Acushnet, MA 02743

Note: Registration for this event is full.

Join the Buzzards Bay Coalition at The Sawmill for an exploration focused on the oldest living group of reptiles on Earth: turtles! For over 200 million years, these reptiles have been walking on land, swimming in the ocean, and drinking fresh water. We will search for turtles basking in the sun and signs of nesting, as well as discuss their unique adaptions and explore our intersecting lives with these animals. There will also be a take-home craft following the outdoor exploration.

During Saturdays at The Sawmill, the Hawes Family Learning Center will be open to the public from 10am-1pm, with the family program starting at 11am.

Cost: Free

For more information:
Phone: (508) 999-6363 x219
Category: Buzzards Bay Coalition
Hosted By: Buzzards Bay Coalition
Free EventKid-Friendly EventOutdoor Event
turtle on a log at The Sawmill
This program is supported in part by a grant from the New Bedford Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.
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