The Arsenal Project is teaming with Mass Audubon to present a series for nature lovers, beginning Saturday, Sept. 19.
Each event features interactive program and small animal visitors. All ages are welcome, and children must be accompanied by an adult. The events are free and open to the public.
The schedule of events includes:
In the Woods, Saturday, Sept. 19, 1-3 p.m.
The woods of Massachusetts are home to more than trees. You might be surprised by the variety of plants and animals that can be found in our local woodlands. Join educators from Mass Audubon Habitat and discover something about the woods you didn’t know before. Come find out more!
Autumn in the Meadow, Saturday, Sept. 26, 1-3 p.m.
When the seasons shift, meadows are busy places! Join educators from Mass Audubon Habitat and take an up-close look at plants and animals who call the meadow home…What are they doing this time of year? Discover something about meadows you didn’t know before.
Soft, Smooth, Sharp and Spotted: Nature in Texture & Pattern, Saturday, Oct. 3, 1-3 p.m.
The local natural world is amazing! Come by and take a close look at local plants and animals, see some of the patterns to be found, and touch many textures. Examine a variety of specimens, and play around with textures and patterns seen in plants and animals. Art and nature have a close connection – make some art of your own.
The programs take place at The Arsenal Project Innovation Space, 485 Arsenal St., Watertown (near the Old Navy Entrance). For more information, please visit: www.TheArsenalProject.com