Celebrate Spring: The Science of the Season
From baby chicks to flowers in bloom, discover the science behind the season of reawakening.
- Bird Walk on Meadow Loop \\ 11am–12pm
Learn about birds, their habitats, and their behaviors from an experienced birder.
- Insect Safari at the Meadow \\ 3–4pm
Grab a net and meet some local not-so-creepy crawlies.
- Baby Chicks \\ 11am–1pm
Welcome a variety of baby chicks into the season and explore their life cycle, with the help of volunteers from Welch's Woodstock True Value.
- Aquatic Insect Exploration \\ 11:30am–1:00pm
Ever wonder what lives at the bottom of a stream or pond? Find out at this science activity.
- Ferns \\ 12pm
Take a closer look at these very recognizable plants and you might be surprised with what you’ll find.
- Flower Dissections \\ 2pm
Using tweezers and a microscope as your tools, take apart a flower and learn about its different parts.
- Local Amphibians Close Up \\ 2:30pm
Get a close look at some local amphibians.
- Seedy Science \\ 4pm
Explore seed diversity and adaptations with a closer look under microscopes.